Good day everybody, and welcome to the yr! It’s time as soon as once more for our look again on the noteworthy updates of the final seven days. The pickings have been mighty slim this time round for apparent causes, however by trying in unconventional locations I’ve managed to place collectively an inventory of updates so that you can digest along with your morning espresso. After all, you possibly can maintain an eye fixed out for updates your self utilizing AppShopper or by collaborating within the TouchArcade boards. This weekly abstract is simply right here to fill you in on the belongings you might need missed. Let’s go for it!
The Grasping Cave, $0.99
The Grasping Cave continues to be getting updates this far into issues. That’s fairly cool. This new model provides a spiffy Monster Card system, and there are some NPCs ready in the principle metropolis that may clarify the way it works to you. There’s additionally a brand new Jukebox characteristic, and I doubt you’ll want many NPCs to explain that for you. A brand new pet within the type of the Grownup Cat, a brass clerk pores and skin, a brand new Pet Expedition map, expanded warehouse house, and an umber of UI tweaks and bug fixes spherical issues out.
Sky: Kids of the Mild, Free
The Season of Goals is nearly upon us in Sky: Kids of the Mild. It follows the story of a younger skater with massive goals. There shall be a complete new space to take a look at, and many new content material general. Whilst you await Season of Goals to return, the Journey Cross is offered for pre-order so as to hit the bottom working when it drops. There are additionally some miscellaneous bug fixes packed into this newest model, so even for those who’re not within the new content material it’s price hitting that replace button.
Temple Run 2, Free
It’s a brand new yr, however what’s occurring in Temple Run 2 isn’t a lot new as it’s returning. Freya Coldheart and Sigur Frostbeard, the viking runners, are again for a restricted time. You may improve to a brand new Frozen Competition map with the specially-outfitted Forester Freya and Lumberack Sigur, and a few new World Challenges can be found with engaging prizes for individuals who take them on. And that’s about it, actually. Nonetheless, it’s good to see the vikings return if nothing else.
AFK Enviornment, Free
AFK Enviornment has updates nearly each week or two, so it naturally had an replace over the vacation break. It provides the brand new Celestial hero Alna – The Frozen Mom, with check play and Bountiful Trials to go together with her. A brand new winter theme is offered, and with it comes some new season-appropriate adventures. There’s additionally a brand new Ranger Class unique Artifact, some modifications to the Guild Retailer, a bunch of stability changes, and a few bug fixes. Loads of new goodies to ring in 2021 with, in different phrases. Except you bought to it earlier than the top of the yr, wherein case… await the following replace to ring within the new yr? I don’t know, I’m not a physician.
The King of Fighters ALLSTAR, Free
Coming off the again of the Seven Knights collaboration, this newest replace for The King of Fighters AllStar isn’t fairly as punchy. An replace is an replace, nonetheless, so let’s see what we’ve bought right here. First, a brand new fighter: B. Jenet in a winter vacation outfit. There are additionally a few winter vacation Battle Playing cards to go together with the winter-themed character. Stats of present Fest Fighters have been buffed, with XIII NESTS Fashion Kyo and 2003 Terry Bogard getting beefed up. It’s most likely too late to examine in on the Winter Vacation occasion now, however hey, give it a shot. There’s a neat Rating Dungeon and Group Relay Dungeon related to it. May be over, however that’s how these post-vacation articles generally go.
Asphalt 8 – Drift Racing Sport, Free
I discover it odd when a writer has two video games the place one is supposed to be the follow-up to the opposite, however each nonetheless get up to date with new content material. Gameloft actually likes to try this, however at the very least it offers me one thing to write down about. This replace is maybe predictably Christmas-themed, however there’s some stuff right here unrelated to the vacations. New Gauntlet Badges have been added as rewards for Gauntlet Mode, and you’ll commerce these at a particular store for varied goodies. The Winter Competition has particular variations of the Iceland, Tokyo, and Alps tracks with loads of rewards for individuals who progress via the occasion. Some new automobiles, after all, such because the Koenigsegg Agera RS. This new model additionally has Discord Connectivity inbuilt, permitting for quite a few fascinating options.
Minion Rush, Free
The Minions are nonetheless on the run, gathering bananas and inflicting a number of mischief. As Minions do, I suppose. With it being the time of the yr that it’s, it’s maybe not stunning that there are a few winter-themed Particular Missions on this replace. There are additionally some new costumes: the Reindeer, the Polar Explorer, and the Physician. Properly, a kind of issues doesn’t actually match the theme. Eh, not an enormous deal. It’s fascinating to see Minion Rush final so lengthy. I’m wondering what may have been had Spider-Man Limitless had such an extended life. That was a enjoyable sport.
Toon Blast, Free
It’s the primary compulsory free-to-play matching puzzle sport replace of 2021! Hooray! And it’s Toon Blast! Oh. I suppose that’s tremendous. You may most likely guess what this replace is all about. You get 50 new ranges, with a little bit of background data within the replace notes for context. And that context is: determine skating? Okay, no matter. The Toons are determine skating, this results in 50 new ranges, and that’s how this all works regardless of what number of pages we activate the calendar.
Gangstar Vegas, Free
Sure, I’m struggling to fill out the checklist by this level. So I’m reaching again somewhat greater than every week for an replace or two. I’m additionally going again to the Gameloft nicely for no motive higher than that the writer kicked out a bunch of updates whereas not many others have been. So right here we go. There’s a limited-time occasion referred to as Pharoah’s Raid with some Egyptian-themed rewards, a brand new Battle Cross Season, new Rental Gadgets that assist you to strive before you purchase, some new Armed Automobile Missions, and a subscription service referred to as Royal Membership that removes adverts, sends you common merchandise packs, and offers you some additional rewards throughout occasions. You understand, I might have anticipated this to have some Christmas stuff, so I’m pleasantly stunned that it went a distinct means.
Neo Monsters, $0.99
It’s bizarre how Neo Monsters and its kin are nonetheless one of the best ways to get your Pokemon repair on cellular even after a bunch of Pokemon video games have come out. This replace isn’t too thrilling, however there are some enhancements to monsters sorting, some new filters, some fixes to the AI, stability tweaks, some new monsters and expertise, and a handful of squished bugs. You understand, simply a number of good upkeep-type issues that long-time gamers will definitely respect. And given right now’s assortment, I suppose that’s adequate for a coveted UMMSotW award.
That about wraps it up for final week’s important updates, equivalent to they’re. I’m certain I’ve missed some, although, so please be happy to remark beneath and let everybody know for those who suppose one thing needs to be talked about. As normal, main updates will doubtless get their very own information tales all through this week, and I’ll be again subsequent Monday to summarize and fill within the blanks. Have a fantastic week!