Best iPhone Game Updates: ‘Mario Kart Tour’, ‘Avernum 2’, ‘Sonic Forces’, ‘Toon Blast’, and More


Hi there everybody, and welcome to the week! It’s time as soon as once more for our look again on the noteworthy updates of the final seven days. One thing previous, one thing new, one thing borrowed, one thing blue. Gadgets wanted for a marriage, but in addition an apt description of the contents of this week’s article. After all, you possibly can preserve an eye fixed out for updates your self utilizing AppShopper or by taking part within the TouchArcade boards. This weekly abstract is simply right here to fill you in on the stuff you might need missed. Let’s go for it!

Mario Kart Tour, Free

By nature of its design, there’s all the time one thing new occurring in Mario Kart Tour. This week, nonetheless, there are two issues taking place. First is the most recent tour, the Cooking Tour, the place you possibly can unlock Mario (Chef), the Choco Macharon kart, and the Chocolate Donut glider. Unsure concerning the aerodynamics of that final one, however okay. There’s additionally a particular 50-item Gold Pipe accessible proper now, providing up Gold Dry Bowser and a second crack at Gold Dry Bones and Gold Koopa. After all, you’ll both want a whole lot of luck or loads of gems to get all these goodies. Nicely, have enjoyable.

Fire Emblem Heroes, Free

It’s a Nintendo double-header this week. Fireplace Emblem Heroes obtained its month-to-month replace, and this one is a bit larger than the final. The second half of E-book IV’s fundamental story has been added, permitting you to see what’s going to occur to the heroes in the dead of night realm of Dokkalfheimr. That title simply rolls off the tongue. Along with that new story content material, new weapon abilities for Draug, Clarisse, and greatest boy Donnel have been added to the sport. Energy up Donnel, crush enemies, repeat.

Avernum 2: Crystal Souls HD, $9.99

Okay, this one isn’t an iPhone sport replace. That’s the way it goes, mates. Typically adults deceive you. However should you’ll permit me this iPad-exclusive entry, I’ll be most appreciative. Spiderweb Software program makes some actually nice RPGs, however a few of them are getting extraordinarily lengthy within the tooth by this level. Nicely, the great fellow behind Spiderweb has put in tons of labor and up to date just about your complete line with iOS 13 help and compatibility with all iPad sizes. He’s additionally mounted quite a lot of bugs and typos within the course of. I picked Avernum 2 as a result of its icon is fairly, however all the older video games obtained the identical therapy within the final week.

Marvel Contest of Champions, Free

The most recent batch of occasions have hit Marvel Contest of Champions, providing you with extra quests to chew on. Like Samurai’s Journey, which sees Tigra and Hit-Monkey becoming a member of forces to flee from a cell and determine who imprisoned them within the first place. I’m guessing it was most likely Animal Management. There’s additionally The Island of Physician M.O.D.O.Ok., which is robotically superior because it entails M.O.D.O.Ok.. Earn some particular Gold Cash you possibly can spend on the Lodge M.O.D.O.Ok. Retailer! Different new additions embrace the Buff Deleter, which does precisely what you’d suppose it might do, and a few adjustments to the Alliance Treasury. Toss in a wholesome dose of bug fixes, steadiness changes, and efficiency enhancements and that’s the replace.

Sonic Forces – Racing Battle, Free

The most recent and seemingly final of the present crop of behind-the-back Sonic working video games, Sonic Forces seems to have a bit extra longevity than the ill-fated console sport it attracts its title from. The most recent occasion presents up Tikal as a brand new playable character, supplied you earn sufficient shards. There are additionally three new objects: Captive Gentle, Chao Chase, and Chao Guardians. Sure, they’re for Tikal. You understand, you don’t see Tikal or some other non-Knuckles Echidnas round an excessive amount of anymore within the Sonic video games. Sure, I do know why. Let’s not speak about it. As a substitute, let’s all simply take pleasure in seeing Tikal right here.

Toon Blast, Free

Time as soon as once more for the compulsory free-to-play matching puzzle sport replace. This week, it’s Toon Blast. If you happen to’re a daily reader of those articles, you most likely don’t want me to say far more than this. You understand it’s a batch of fifty new ranges. You understand there’s some story linked to the brand new ranges that solely seems within the replace notes. The one factor you don’t know is what that story entails. I shall now reveal the thriller: superheroes. Bizarre to speak concerning the characters being in costumes once we’ll by no means see them, however I assume that’s the way it goes with these video games.


You’ll be able to inform once I’m struggling to seek out new faces for the articles, as a result of I all the time fall again on a few video games that replace each single week. Like this one, for instance. One other Eden has some new content material within the type of a brand new encounter with Felmina (One other Fashion), and a brand new Fateful Encounter. Other than that, this new model is generally about fixing some bugs that had been reported by the neighborhood and adjusting some writing errors. I don’t also have a good joke ready this time. Or a nasty one. Sorry.

Disney Magic Kingdoms, Free

Who places the ‘glad’ in ‘gladiator’? HERCULES! Whose daring deeds make nice theater? HERCULES! I don’t know that Disney’s Hercules will ever be regarded as one among Disney’s greatest tales, nevertheless it’s real good enjoyable that I by no means thoughts watching. Ol’ Wonderboy Herc joins Disney Magic Kingdoms on this replace, bringing Pegasus, Megara, Phil, and extra characters from the movie with him. The nefarious Hades has a plan. No, it’s not making a Twitter account and retweeting crackpot conspiracy theories all day lengthy. Quite, he means to tug Hercules all the way down to the Underworld. Do your greatest to assist out the heroes and foil that idiot! I’ll give this the coveted UMMSotW award for this week simply because I just like the film.

Star Traders: Frontiers, $6.99

One other common on the finish of the bar that’s the Monday updates articles, Star Merchants: Frontiers is a sport that simply retains on giving. The hard-working builders have a handful of recent goodies on this newest model, together with a brand new ship named the Lockwood Defender, three new Blockade playing cards, some new parts, and extra. On prime of that, the Star Atlas can now be looked for Uncommon Commerce Items, making it that a lot simpler to seek out the stuff you’re searching for and in flip make larger earnings. Sure, very good.

Into the Dead 2, Free

We’ll end issues up by heading straight Into the Useless. 2. As a result of it’s the sequel, you see. Plenty of goodies on this new model of the sport, together with however not restricted to a Facet Tales mode that gives you with a contemporary story each week, the ARC-Four Guerrilla and Alpha & Omega weapons, and direct purchases for some weapon elements and companion treats. Get geared up with these new weapons and head into the facet tales!

That about wraps it up for final week’s important updates. I’m certain I’ve missed some, although, so please be happy to remark beneath and let everybody know should you suppose one thing ought to be talked about. As regular, main updates will seemingly get their very own information tales all through this week, and I’ll be again subsequent Monday to summarize and fill within the blanks.