If you’re looking to continue the adventures of your favorite films and TV shows, this is a pretty good week to be a mobile gamer. Star Wars, Downton Abbey, and even Rambo have new games on the App Store right now — and as a fan of all three, I feel like I’ve hit some sort of nerdy trifecta.
If you’ve wisely shunned the worlds of film and TV, you’ll be pleased to know there’s a new football game from Hothead, a sequel to Puzzle Craft, and more. New iPhone and iPad games abound!
Star Wars Uprising
Kabam proved they know the dungeon crawling formula with Spirit Lords earlier this year, so who better to trust with a similar game in a galaxy far, far away? Get in and level up fast — you’ve only got three months until the next film hits theatres.
The last season of Downtown Abbey starts in just two weeks, and I have quite the sadface about it. Thanks to Activision, though,I’ll be able to spend a little more time at the Abbey as I hunt for hidden objects.
Outside of new entries in their “Big Win” sports games, we haven’t seen much new from Hothead Games in a while. This week they’ve decided to take a different approach to the pigskin classic, and just in time for the start of the NFL season.
Whenever anybody thinks of Rambo, they tend to think of big guns and over-the-top action. This mobile game is no different — though wouldn’t you rather see a survival game based on First Blood? Make it happen, internet!
Match-3 and towncrafting were a winning combination in 2012’s Puzzle Craft, and it turns out we liked it just as much when we checked out the sequel in July before its worldwide release. Now it’s your turn to get matching.
Tired of clicker games? Maybe you just need a swiper! Mucho Taco is a game of rapidly swiping to make as many tacos as you can, earning money to upgrade your taco business. This one is published by Noodlecake — the same folks who put your last favorite clicker game, Bitcoin Billionaire, on the map.