Apple is adding more and more mobile and desktop games to its new gaming platform: Apple Arcade.
In this article, we compiled the best games currently available for download on Apple Arcade.

What is Apple Arcade?

Apple Arcade is a new gaming platform on which you can download hundreds of indie games from diverse genre such as: Action, Adventure, Puzzles, Racing, Sport and Strategy.

Moreover, you will be able to download and play these games on all the Apple ecosystem. Thus, you can play all the games on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, and Apple TV.

Last but not least, all the games are without advertisements or in-app purchases.

How much does Apple Arcade cost?

Apple Arcadeis free to try for 1 month and $4.99 per month after that.

So it’s a pretty good deal if you like to play indie games on your MacBook or mobile phone while traveling.

The best games available on Apple Arcade to download and play right now

Cat Quest II : the best RPG game available on Apple Arcade

A fantastical land of cats and dogs is the setting for this open-world action-RPG. CAT QUEST II is the sequel to the award-winning original, and it allows you play as both a cat and a dog! In a catventure unlike any other, go on a quest through a magical realm, battle creatures, and gather riches!

This game is so good that it can be a bit addictive, so feel free to check our guide about digital wellbeing to balance the time you spend on a screen.

Overland: an original turn-based survival game

In this turn-based survival game, look after a group of passengers on a post-apocalyptic road journey throughout the United States. It’s a nice survival game to play while traveling or just chilling on a weekend. Be ready to fight some monsters in this strategy game!

Skate City: the best skateboarding game on the platform

The popular skateboarding game is now available on Mac! Skate City offers over 100 challenges and endless combinations set in real-world, renowned locations. The skating game also propose a free mode where you could skate at your own leisure. Then, thanks to using the multi camera in-game recording capabilities, you will be able to share your greatest 2.5D skate runs from every aspect.

A great skateboarding game with unique graphics. Grab your keyboard or joystick and let’s ride!

The Oregon Trail: a solid adventure game with a nice narrative

Players will be immersed in an exciting journey on the OregonTrail. Players will choose their traveling group, load up the wagon with provisions, and set off on an adventure packed with difficult decisions, new perils, and unexpected circumstances. 

Surviving blizzards, shattered limbs, snakebites, fatigue, malnutrition, and the dreaded dysentery while crossing an uncharted frontier to get their group to their new life in Oregon before winter is no easy task.

A great adventure game with a nice narrative.

SpongeBob: Patty Pursuit: the arcade and platform game for the whole family

Bikini Bottom is in danger! Sheldon J. Plankton, the villainous “mastermind,” has devised a new scheme to acquire the secret Krabby Patty recipe. This time, he’s enlisted the help of his relatives to kidnap all of SpongeBob’s pals! Play as SpongeBob as he embarks in his most spectacular, side-scrolling journey across Bikini Bottom ever!

SpongeBob rushes to save his pals, fight Plankton’s minions, and reclaim the formula by exploring, collecting money and spatulas, and crushing obstacles.

A great platform game for childrens and fans of the TV show.

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Julia is a programmer by day and geek by night. She joined in 2021 after meeting Matt. She writes about softwares and applications.

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