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iOS Arcade Video Games

Arcade games. Titles from this category require particularly good manual skills. Main purpose of the gameplay is to reach a specific point or defeat enemies while controlling a character or a vehicle. Arcade games usually don’t have any story or have it in a very simple form. This category contains e.g. popular platformers. more

Crash Bandicoot: On the Run! (iOS)
Crash Bandicoot: On the Run! (iOS)

Arcade 25 March 2021

Mobile spin-off of platform games series with Crash Bandicoot. King game is an auto runner similar to Super Mario Run, but with bosses and items known from the main part of the cycle.

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The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth (iOS)
The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth (iOS)

Arcade 11 January 2017

An expanded version of a popular indie game that has been released in 2011 by Team Meat studio. Nicalis studio, a bit more experienced team, has been involved in refreshing of the title, in cooperation with original developers. When it comes to mechanics, the gameplay hasn’t changed much, offering randomly-generated levels, traversed by the titular Isaac, who solves simple puzzles and eliminates monsters or much more powerful bosses.

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Rocket League Sideswipe (iOS)
Rocket League Sideswipe (iOS)

Arcade 2021

A spin-off of the extremely popular game Rocket League, which is hugely successful on the e-sports scene. The game is a simplified, 2,5D version of the original and is designed for mobile devices.

iOS

Super Meat Boy Forever (iOS)
Super Meat Boy Forever (iOS)

Arcade 2022

Super Meat Boy: Forever is a spin-off of the Super Meat Boy series developed by Team Meat. Once again, we get a 2D game where action is presented from a side-scrolling perspective. This time, however, we do not have full control over the titular character. He continuously runs ahead, we can only help him avoid all sorts of traps and obstacles. We will also have fight with powerful bosses every once in a while.

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Inside (iOS)
Inside (iOS)

Arcade 15 December 2017

Inside is the second project of the independent Danish studio PlayDead, which became famous by creating the cult game Limbo. The game's development was partially funded by a grant from the Danish government. The story tells about a young boy who must stop the forces of evil that are trying to take over the world by experimenting on humans. The gameplay mechanics are similar to classic platformer games.

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Hello Neighbor (iOS)
Hello Neighbor (iOS)

Arcade 27 July 2018

An unusual first-person stealth game by Dynamix Pixels. In Hello Neighbor, we assume the role of an owner of a suburban house who suspects that his neighbor hides a terrible secret. To confirm his suspicions, he decides to sneak into his home, which won’t be easy since the man is incredibly alert and will stop at nothing to protect his privacy. The goal is to infiltrate the neighbor’s house undetected. Decoys and other distractions are helpful in turning the attention away from us.

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Hue (iOS)
Hue (iOS)

Arcade 23 April 2020

The debut production of the independent studio Fiddlesick, combining elements of platformer and logic game. While playing, we assume the role of the eponymous hero whose task is to find his lost mother. The path to his goal is a bumpy one because his mother, a lady scientist who deals with color research, got lost somewhere in a monochromatic world. In the game, we traverse vast, single-colored maps, avoiding various obstacles and solving puzzles based mostly on color manipulation.

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Thumper: Pocket Edition (iOS)
Thumper: Pocket Edition (iOS)

Arcade 24 January 2018

A music action game released by an independent studio – Drool. The development team includes individuals who have cooperated with Harmonix Music Systems. The players are tasked with defeating CRAKHED – a large, crazy head from the future that is threatening the world. The action is presented from a third-person perspective, with the main character being a space beetle.

iOS

Party Animals (iOS)
Party Animals (iOS)

Arcade 2021

The game on the borderline of arcade and fighting games, focusing on slightly exaggerated physics. In Party Animals we take control over the animals, which fight among themselves, trying to perform various tasks. The game shows the potential in multiplayer mode.

iOS

SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated (iOS)
SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated (iOS)

Arcade 21 January 2021

A three-dimensional platformer remake from 2003, in which SpongeBob, Patrick and Sandy face an army of robots constructed by the evil Plankton. In SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated you can play alone or in multiplayer mode. The authors not only improved the graphics, but also decided to restore some of the elements cut out of the original.

iOS

Getting over it with Bennett Foddy (iOS)
Getting over it with Bennett Foddy (iOS)

Arcade 06 December 2017

Getting over it with Bennett Foddy is an arcade game created by the eponymous Bennett Foddy. The player’s task is to climb a steep slope with the use of… a hammer and a large pot. The game is characterized by its high difficulty level and hacks back to 2002’s Sexy Hiking.

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osu! (iOS)
osu! (iOS)

Arcade 01 August 2011

A free music game in which we have to play the rhythm of the songs performed in the background. Osu! is very popular on the e-sport scene and the creator of the game while working on the game was inspired by the classic games released on Nintendo DS.

iOS

Hot Lava (iOS)
Hot Lava (iOS)

Arcade 19 September 2019

A simple action-adventure game with action presented from a third-person perspective. The game adapts the popular children's play. During the game, the players are tasked with traveling through locations filled with hot lava. In order to reach their destination, the players must use their acrobatic skills and items scattered across the locations.

iOS

Tiny Thief (iOS)
Tiny Thief (iOS)

Arcade 11 July 2013

Tiny Thief is a two-dimensional sneaking game developed by the team of 5 Ants, in which we play as a young thief trying to earn a living in the Middle Ages. In most missions, the player's task is to rob rich aristocrats and avoid detection.

iOS

Geometry Dash (iOS)
Geometry Dash (iOS)

Arcade 13 August 2013

Geometers Dash is a combination of a platform arcade game with a rhythmic game, in which the player controls a colorful square and travels through more and more complicated levels. The title also offers the possibility to build your own boards.

iOS

Super Mario Run (iOS)
Super Mario Run (iOS)

Arcade 15 December 2016

A mobile installment of the famous platform game franchise by Nintendo, and a typical autorunner production for portable devices. You play, of course, as the eponymous plumber, who constantly moves to the right side of the screen, and your task is to avoid obstacles while eliminating enemies and gathering special golden coins. There are two game modes in Super Mario Run.

iOS

Angry Birds Journey (iOS)
Angry Birds Journey (iOS)

Arcade August 2021

Angry Birds Journey is the next instalment of the popular series of mobile games by Rovio. The game returns to the logical and arcade roots of the series. The whole game is based on shooting the birds from a slingshot in order to eliminate pigs on the board.

iOS

Pac-Man Maker (iOS)
Pac-Man Maker (iOS)

Arcade canceled

Application that allows you to construct labyrinths, inspired by levels from the classic Pac-Man. Created boards can be shared with other players, tested, and set point records on them.

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Tomb of the Mask (iOS)
Tomb of the Mask (iOS)

Arcade 09 February 2016

An oldschool mobile arcade game by Happymagenta UAB, stylistically similar to first arcade games ever created. In Tomb of the Mask you play as a treasure hunter, who finds a magical mask, which gives him the ability to walk on walls and ceilings. This newfound skill helps him in exploring an underground maze in search of precious artifacts, as well as avoiding traps and enemies. During the game you move your character up, down and sideways in order to escape the maze, which moves vertically up.

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Angry Birds 2 (iOS)
Angry Birds 2 (iOS)

Arcade 30 July 2015

The second full-fledged installment in an extremely popular action-logic game franchise that earned the Finnish studio Rovio worldwide fame. After a string of spin-offs that combined the original gameplay with elements from other genres, this title goes back to the roots of the franchise, using well-known mechanics with a handful of new solutions. What is different, is the design of levels, which now feature not just of a single structure but also contribute to a larger entity.

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Rayman Mini (iOS)
Rayman Mini (iOS)

Arcade 19 September 2019

The Rayman cycle spin-off is an auto runner production. In Rayman Mini, the main character is reduced to the size of an ant, allowing him to explore an unknown world and face completely new challenges. During the game, the hero moves to the right on his own, and we have to jump on platforms, avoid obstacles and attack enemies.

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Gris (iOS)
Gris (iOS)

Arcade 22 August 2019

Gris is an artistic 2D platformer. We are guided by the actions of the title girl trying to deal with the painful past. We travel through a beautiful, surreal world, solving puzzles and overcoming simple platform sequences. The game is the work of Nomad's debuting studio.

iOS

Nyan Cat: Lost In Space (iOS)
Nyan Cat: Lost In Space (iOS)

Arcade 12 May 2011

Official game with the famous Nyan Catem in the lead role. Nyan Cat: Lost In Space is a production belonging to the genre of dexterity endless runners, in which we manage a cat known for its Internet memes. Our goal is to score as many points as possible by collecting food and milk and bypassing enemies.

iOS

El Hijo: A Wild West Tale (iOS)
El Hijo: A Wild West Tale (iOS)

Arcade September 2021

A stealth game set in a spaghetti western setting, developed by Honig studio. It takes place in an alternative version of The Wild West, based on Sergio Leone’s movies. The protagonist – the titular El Hijo – looks for his missing father, traversing places filled with dangers: from an orphanage he was raised in, through a desert full of monster, and up to a town ruled by merciless gunslingers.

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Terraria (iOS)
Terraria (iOS)

Arcade 29 August 2013

A sandbox platform game by indie studio Re-Logic, sometimes called the 2D version of the popular Minecraft. There is no set goal; your task is basically to shape the randomly-generated world around you. At first you only have a few basic tools, which allow you to dig and find resources, chop wood, and create simple structures. As the game progresses, due to the extensive crafting system, you discover better tools, allowing you to create advanced materials and to fight monsters.

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