ARise: the ultimate platformer for iOS devices

Things are moving pretty fast within the mobile game industry and with the advent of the iOS 11, we are likely to see even more in terms of progress! One of the most striking features of the new operating system is the ARKit, a new framework that will facilitate the creation of augmented reality experiences. A first product is already out there and it’s one that will certainly thrill!

It’s a brand-new platformer game and it’s also one that has been developed using the industry’s latest and coolest technology. The app we refer to is called ARise, and iOS users can now find it on the App Store for $2.99 only. That’s right, an amazing augmented reality experience for a few dollars only! The advantage of playing this particular title is that it will keep gamers active!

ARise

Indeed, ARise will require users to move their devices around. The game uses perspective and gentle arms and back movements will help control the environment and eventually solve puzzles that will be presented on the way. Do note that apart from being fun to play, ARise is also a brightly coloured and immersive experience that is presently exclusively available to folks with an Apple device.

Kids will definitely love playing this fun game! If the above description was not enough, the newly released trailer will certainly give you a better idea of what it’s all about. Check it out soon and remember to share your thoughts in the comment section that can be seen underneath this post. Have fun!

 

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Picomy’s forthcoming project is called Monomals

Developer Picomy had some glorious days with the launch of Heroki in 2015! However, they presently feel like it’s now time to renew their feat with yet another mobile release. It’s slated for 2018 and the title was named Monomals. The latter will come with an original underwater theme and from the developer’s description, it will be a mix between a creature collecting and a rhythm game. A trailer is presently out there and you can check it out in the wait for its release. Stay tuned!

Monomals

Eggroll!: A platformer with a pretty unique character

As smartphone or tablet users, you must have tried platform gaming on your devices! Characters seen in-game are all very brave-looking, tough and agile. However, things have changed with Eggroll! The latter is the latest from Joseph Grosso and it’s on the App Store for free. As you must have guessed, the gameplay is all about controlling an egg! It will be seen rolling, jumping (even if has no legs) and flying (without wings); feats that will certainly blow you away! The trailer posted below will give you a glimpse of the action!

Eggroll!

Neo Angle will take you back in time!

If neon and 80s synth music is something that you like, you will definitely be excited to hear about Neo Angle! The latter is a brand-new game and it will be released on the 3rd of August. When it comes to the gameplay, it will be all about guiding the main character through cool-looking mazes. Puzzles will also have to be solved on the way. Also note that hand-crafted levels and cool mechanics will all contribute to make this mobile experience a unique one. Look out for it!

Footy Golf: combines golf, street foot and platformer elements smoothly

Innovation is key when you are dealing with mobile games and developers are indeed trying pretty hard to meet the needs of demanding gamers. A recent example will have to be Footy Golf from Donut Games! This title is actually a combination between golf, street foot and platform gaming, but rest assured as it was assembled with the required precision. When it comes to the gameplay, it is all about kicking a ball that will obviously fly around, collecting coins, before ending in a net. The app has been released for both Android and iOS users, do check it out!

Footy Golf

The Unlikely Legend of Rusty Pup: an iPad port is expected

Mobile gamers have proved to be in deep love with the platform game genre! Since the end of 2016, the release of new titles seems to have boomed and it’s still going pretty strong. These days, The Unlikely Legend of Rusty Pup is one that seems to be highly expected. The latter has been announced as a puzzle platformer and it will come with a steampunk theme that will give it a very special look! It might help to point out that an iPad port will be delivered; it will come alongside the 3DS, Wii U and Steam versions. Wait no more, check the announcement trailer for an idea of what to expect. Remember that it’s free to subscribe for this blog’s newsletter to get the latest updates!

The Unlikely Legend of Rusty Pup

Perspective mechanics included in Kidu: A Relentless Quest

If you fancy a brand-new experience on your mobile, Kidu: A Relentless Quest and its perspective mechanics will certainly help you out! It is the very first time that players will see such features within a mobile game; you do not want to miss it! Do note that the title is free-to-play on both iOS and Android. However, gamers will have to spend in-app to unlock the full game. Watch the introductory video for a better idea of what it’s all about!

Kidu: A Relentless Quest

Power Rangers: Legacy Wars the game has now been soft-launched

If action is what you have been after, you will definitely be served with Power Rangers: Legacy Wars. The latter has been soft-launched in Brazil and Canada, and the official release is set for the 23rd of March. Yes, that’s only a day before the movie hits theaters, which is pretty awesome, right?! Check out the game’s trailer and have a blast!

Power Rangers: Legacy Wars

Die by Died: an action platformer with RPG elements

From simple observations, we can now conclude that the platformer genre is facing some sort of evolution! Games are not always all about running in a straight line to collect coins. Things are getting mixed and players are presently being served with better and more captivating titles. One that we can certainly refer to these days is a forthcoming app by Wei Shi.

The latter is called Die by Died and even if the title does not make sense, it’s still looking like an app that will certainly catch the eyes of mobile gamers. The feature that will help this game demarcate itself from the rest is its gameplay. RPG elements have been included and these will hopefully cater for the needs of players who would otherwise have nothing to do with a running man!

Die by Died

When it comes to the in-game action, you folks can expect pretty sleek-looking graphics. A gun-wielding character will have to be controlled, and as one progresses it will eventually be possible to unlock more weapons and various other perks. Smooth controls will also add to the charm of this forthcoming piece of entertainment.

According to information that we presently have, the launch is slated for the 22nd of February. Yes, that’s definitely not a long wait and if we can possibly guess, all mobile platforms should have their own version. In the wait for the release, do take some time to check the first trailer out. It will surely give you a better idea of what’s on the way!

Narcissus: hand-crafted platform gaming for two

These days, it is getting quite hard to find a platformer that successfully demarcates itself from the rest! New games are being added daily, and the App Store appears to be pretty saturated. However, there might be hope for players who really need some entertainment on the go! Narcissus is on the way and it seems to hold features that will finally take things to the next level.

The game is a hand-crafted project coming from an indie developer in the name of Alex Johansson and it does seem that the latter has managed to spot the details that were missing. The title will actually offer players the choice to play solo or with a friend. However, this will have nothing to do with multiplayer gaming! Instead, it will be all about co-operative platform-running!

Narcissus

Folks will be seen facing each other as they control their individual characters on each side of the device being used. As mentioned above, those with the skills to multitask will get to guide the two heroes on their own. A speed challenge awaits and things are likely to get trickier as one progresses. According to Johansson, this title will be one that rewards social interaction!

In the wait for the ninth of February, you can consult this blog or the game’s official website for more details. Also note that the App Store will be the only targeted market for now. An Android version is being developed and its launch will be announced later. Do not miss Narcissus’s trailer for a glimpse of thrills that are on the way!

Robot Unicorn Attack 3: platform gaming within a 3D world

If you are looking for a brand-new mobile game experience, you will surely find something on the App Store! Adult Swim is the name of a group of developers who you might want to look out for. They recently released Robot Unicorn Attack 3! The latter is a cool-looking platformer and since it’s the third of the series, players can expect a pretty refined experience. Folks will get to enjoy 60 fps 3D graphics as they control mighty unicorns. I managed to find the iOS version of the game, but I am not too sure if it’s already out there for Android gamers. Watch the trailer and stay tuned for more details!

Robot Unicorn Attack 3

 

 

Collect or Die: a tilt platformer for the thrill-seekers  

If you still haven’t had enough of platform gaming on your mobile device, you will be glad to learn that new ones are being released regularly! Whether you look for your games on the App Store or on Google Play, be assured that you will always find something that will suit you perfectly!

A platformer that you will certainly like to give a try is Collect or Die! The latter will be in stores by the 26th of January of 2017 and it will be an appropriate game for those who have been looking for some gore elements as they run across obstacles while collecting coins.

Collect or Die

A stickman will have to be guided in that title and if there is one special feature to look out for, it will have to be the deadly traps! The title’s tilt-controlled nature will also help differentiate it from the thousands of competitors that are presently out there. You heard it, users will only have to tilt their devices to move the character! However, this is eventually going to add to the level of difficulty. A real challenge can hence be expected!

From what we know, the game will be released by Super Smith Bros, it will cost players $1.99 and will apparently hold no in-app purchases. Sounds pretty interesting to me and if you cannot wait to take a look at what’s coming, you can now watch the announcement trailer for a glimpse of the action! Stay tuned for additional details and remember to share your thoughts in the comment section!

Yuri: a platform game with Limbo and Mario features

If you had fun playing Limbo and Mario, there are huge chances that you will fall for the newly released Yuri! The latter is available on the App Store for $2.99 and it is being called a naturalistic platformer. Beautiful graphics, a smooth gameplay and soothing music will accompany players as they get into a breath-taking adventure. Remember to watch the announcement trailer for a better idea of what this is about!

Yuri

Pineapple Pen: a game that will remind you of a certain Pikotaro

If you had a laugh listening to Pikotaro’s PPAP song, you will certainly be glad to hear about the release of a Pineapple Pen game! The latter can be downloaded from both the App Store and Google Play and as you must have guessed, it’s all about shooting pens into apples and pineapples. Do note that the title was launched by Ketchapp, who is also behind Bottle Flip!, Stack and Jumpy. Check the trailer for a glimpse of the gameplay!

Pineapple Pen