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Sky: Children of the Light's Season of Assembly is now available, introducing new expressions and cosmetics

Posted by Stephen Gregson on April 5th, 2021

Today, thatgamecompany has announced that a new season is now available in their popular game Sky: Children of the Light. It is called the Season of Assembly and will look to instil a feeling of nostalgia among its player-base by focusing on imaginative play.

It will take place in the Hidden Forest realm and sees players pledging their allegiance as a Scout after meeting the Scout Season Guide. They are looking to rebuild an abandoned treehouse as well as reigniting lost kinships from their past. It will be up to players to help them achieve this.

AFK Arena will celebrate its two-year anniversary with two new characters and a host of in-game rewards

Posted by Stephen Gregson on April 1st, 2021

Lilith Games has announced that they will be celebrating the two-year anniversary of their popular idle RPG AFK Arena from today. They will be introducing two new heroes alongside a bunch of in-game gifts, new skins and various other bonuses.

The first of these new characters is called Lightbearer Peggy. She is a princess who wades into battle with a defensive bonus thanks to her Royal Guards. In addition to that, she'll also be able to unload a volley of damage onto her enemies by commanding her Royal Marksmen.

Heroes of Twilight is an upcoming turn-based RPG with 1v1 PvP duels, heading for iOS and Android this summer

Posted by Stephen Gregson on March 26th, 2021

Heroes of Twilight is an upcoming multiplayer turn-based tactics game that will also throw in real-time elements as well. It's being created by gamingo and BKOM Studios and is set to launch for both iOS and Android devices this summer.

There will be a host of unique heroes to choose from, all of which hail from the Zikverländ universe. Each of these characters will be able to use card-based spells to dispatch their opponents. The game will also feature a day and night cycle in each Arena match that will cause the heroes to change their appearance.

Play Together is an upcoming casual social game that's heading for iOS and Android later this year

Posted by Stephen Gregson on March 25th, 2021

Today, Haegin has announced a new casual social game that will be heading for iOS and Android later this year. It's called Play Together and you can pre-register your interest now over on Google Play or, depending on your region, even jump in and play today.

Play Together takes place in a sandbox open-world and is intended to be enjoyed by people of all ages. When you first arrive on Kaia Island, you'll find yourself in the Plaza. From here, you'll be able to discover a bunch of different mini-games and activities.

Townscaper is an upcoming city-builder that's heading for iOS and Android later this year

Posted by Stephen Gregson on March 19th, 2021

Today, developer Oskar Stalberg and publisher Raw Fury have announced that the city-builder Townscaper will be heading for iOS, Android and Nintendo Switch later this year. The game is currently in Early Access over on Steam.

Stalberg describes Townscaper as an experimental effort and more of a toy than a game in many ways. It will allow you to create cute little island towns block by block by adding hamlets, cathedrals and canal networks. If you're feeling a tad more ambitious you could even create sky cities on stilts.

V4's latest update introduces the Maestro class to the MMORPG

Posted by Stephen Gregson on March 18th, 2021

V4, Nexon's newest MMORPG has been updated today with its third class since launch. Alongside that, players can expect to find new gear and a bunch of events with a plethora of rewards on offer.

The Maestro makes use of an enchanted sword and pistol to deal damage. The Rapier will be their main weapon whilst the Magishot is a sub weapon. In addition to dual-wielding, the Maestro can switch between Indignant and Composed stances to choose between brute strength or more precise attacks.

Giant Dancing Plushies is a rhythm action game about huge cuddly toys taking over the world, available now for iOS and Android

Posted by Stephen Gregson on March 12th, 2021

Giant Dancing Plushies is an absurdly wonderful looking rhythm action game from developer Dabadu Games and publisher Rogue Games. It sees players crushing villains with oversized cuddly toys whilst tapping along to the beat of the music.

The game aims to revel in the simple pleasures of dancing by helping your fluffy Kaiju's conquer the planet by busting a few moves to eviscerate their foes. The deeper you progress in the game the more of these giant plushies you'll unlock alongside being to able upgrade them with various abilities.

Arcane Golf is a fantasy-themed mini-golf game that's available now for iOS and Android

Posted by Stephen Gregson on March 11th, 2021

Arcane Golf is, unsurprisingly, a new golf game from developer Clickteam LLC. Plus, as the name also suggests, there's magic involved with the game taking place in a retro-styled fantasy world. We can likely expect something a little different from the usual 2D mini-golfing game then.

Arcane Golf is made up of 200 different levels that take place across four courses that draw inspiration for their looks from classic adventure games. This also has an impact on the mechanics too, with enchanted gems that can teleport the ball somewhere new or hungry slimes that will gobble it up whole, allowing you to choose a new direction to travel in.

Frogger in Toy Town's latest update introduces an Endurance Mode alongside daily and weekly bonuses

Posted by Stephen Gregson on March 5th, 2021

Konami Digital Entertainment has announced today that their Apple Arcade title Frogger in Toy Town has been updated to introduce a new ranked Endurance Mode. This new game variant's arrival is also accompanied by a few other changes.

As the name implies, Endurance Mode will test how long you can stay alive as you weave your way through endless stages. The aim will be to see how high you can reach on the leaderboards, with the ultimate goal being to claim that top spot. There are three courses this mode can be played on which are Toy Town Course, Midnight Course and Party Course.

Patty Stack is a casual arcade game, available now for iOS and Android, about creating the tallest burger possible

Posted by Stephen Gregson on March 4th, 2021

Patty Stack is a casual arcade title that's available now for iOS and Android. It's the debut game from developer Feeka Games tasks players with making an increasingly giant burger tower. Think of it as Tower Bloxx but more edible.

The aim is simply that too, to make your tower higher than your previous attempt. You'll do this by dropping the different ingredients onto a bun, trying to keep it balanced as you strive to reach new heights. However, the various food items you'll be adding will make this a tricky task.

Exos Heroes' latest update sees both sets of Synergy Fatecore's available through Choice Fatecore Re

Posted by Stephen Gregson on February 19th, 2021

Today's update for LINE Games' Exos Heroes will see the Fatecore series Synergy become available through Choice Fatecore Re. These will be the characters created for both Synergy and Synergy 2, which are inspired by K-pop and J-pop respectively.

This will be available from now until February 24. During this period, players will be able to choose and Recruit one of the following Fatecores at an increased rate. This will include Supreme Queen – Jinai, Supernova – Monica, Screaming Soul – Wilkes from Synergy and Millennial Star – April, Astral Idol – Liffy, Violet Sound – Nika from Synergy 2.

LifeAfter's GHOST IN THE SHELL: SAC_2045 crossover event is now life in the survival game

Posted by Stephen Gregson on February 18th, 2021

NetEase's GHOST IN THE SHELL: SAC_2045 crossover with the popular survival game LifeAfter is now available. The event is set to run from today until March 4th. It will feature a host of different outfits from the show alongside various other items.

These will including clothing based on the attire worn by Motoko Kusanagi and her partner Batou. Meanwhile, logging into the game during the event will net players a Ghost in the Shell figurine whilst the Tachikoma Decoration and Backpack, Ghost in the Shell motorcycle, Illusory City Wallpaper and Mokoto poster are also available.

Project CARS GO will speed onto iOS and Android devices in March

Posted by Stephen Gregson on February 12th, 2021

Slightly Mad Studios and GAMEVIL has announced that their upcoming racer Project CARS GO is available to pre-register now for iOS and Android. It's set to come speeding onto mobile devices on March 23rd. Additionally, those who opt to pre-order will net themselves 100 Diamonds – the in-game currency – when the game launches.

Project CARS GO is intended to be an accessible mobile racer that introduces real-world cars and tracks to a more casual audience. It will make use of one-touch controls so that it can be played by anyone whilst incorporating realistic graphics and sound effects.

Reset Earth is an education platformer that's available now for iOS and Android

Posted by Stephen Gregson on February 11th, 2021

Reset Earth is an educational game from The United Nations Environment Programme that's available now for iOS and Android. It's a game all about climate change that hopes to teach children and adolescents about the role the Ozone layer plays in protecting the Earth.

It's set in 2084 and sees three teenagers – called Knox, Sagan and Terran – embarking on an adventure to save themselves and the world from the GROW. The GROW is a life-threatening disease that prevents anyone from being able to live beyond the age of 25.

Dinkigolf is an upcoming casual mini-golf game that's heading for iOS and Android in early March

Posted by Stephen Gregson on February 5th, 2021

Dinkigolf is an upcoming mini-golf game from developer A To Play that's heading for iOS and Android on March 3rd. It's set to be a casual experience that had a relaxed pace of play and simple controls.

So simple in fact, you can play it with one hand. All you have to do is tap, drag and release to launch the ball in the desired direction. There will be a variety of hazards standing between the tee and the hole including the usual water hazards and bunkers.