Cupertino, California Apple announced today that they are introducing two brand new game categories and adding more than 30 incredible titles to Apple Arcade, its popular game subscription service for players of all ages. Apple Arcade offers breakthroughs, unique benefits players love: no ads, no in-app purchases, support for Apple’s high privacy standards, and a comprehensive subscription offer with access for up to six family members. In addition to new exclusive Arcade Originals, including “NBA 2K21 Arcade Edition”, “Star Trek: Legends” and “The Oregon Trail”
Timeless classics include universally beloved, typical genres with titles such as “Good Sudoku by Zach Gage”, “Chess – Play & Learn” and “Backgammon”, while App Store Greats brings some of the best award-winning games from the App Store to the Apple Arcade, including “Threes!”, “Mini Metro” and “Fruit Ninja Classic”, all without advertising and completely unlocked. These two new categories join Arcade Originals to bring the service’s catalog to over 180 outstanding games for the whole family to enjoy at a great price, with no ads or extra in-app purchases. Apple Arcade is included as part of Apple One or for a low monthly subscription of $ 4.99 with a one month free trial.
“In its first year, Apple Arcade won media critics and fans for its creativity, diverse portfolio and commitment to players’ privacy, providing a secure gaming service to enjoy with family and friends,” said Matt Fischer, Apple’s Vice President of the App Store. “Today we launch our biggest expansion since the service debuted, and now offer more than 180 great games that include new Arcade Originals, Timeless Classics and App Store Greats. Whether it’s brand new games made exclusively for Arcade like ‘NBA 2K21 Arcade Edition’, ‘Star Trek: Legends’ and ‘The Oregon Trail’, App Store favorites all the time like ‘Monument Valley’ and ‘Threes!’ Or traditional games like ‘Chess’ and ‘Solitaire’, we have an incredible selection of gaming experiences for everyone. ”