Apple is making waves this year as gamers around the world are anticipated to see what their gaming platform brings to the table and whether it will hold up to its hype.
The tech company which is popularly known for its iPhone smart-phones, Mac laptops and other innovative products is ready to take a huge step into the gaming sector with the Apple Arcade gaming platform which is expected to launch later this year.
Apple Arcade, which will be launched via their app store promises to deliver over 100 new groundbreaking games that will offer better storytelling and design according to their site.
The Apple Arcade platform also promises to offer all you can play under one subscription which is cool including no ads, no in-app purchases, offline play capabilities and access for up to six family members. It also stresses on protecting user privacy which will definitely attract many.
Users will also be able to access Apple Arcade from a variety of devices such as iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple TV too.
According to Apple, they have joined forces with some of the world’s most innovative game developers to push the boundaries of what’s possible. ‘’We’re working closely with these visionaries to help them realize the games of their dreams — and yours.’’
Apple Arcade promises to offer all you can play under one subscription
Some of the games expected to hit the platform include Where Cards Fall ( a captivating narrative puzzle game), The Pathless (a surreal and mythic adventure), LEGO Brawls, Hot Lava, Beyond a Steel Sky to mention but a few. An extensive collection of games is expected and there will lots of genres to pick from and enjoy.
Apple recently released news about Arcade and is allowing users to sign up for their newsletter so as to receive updates about its possible release. You can also purchase the subscription early by heading to their website to find out whether the service is available in your country.
We are yet to get more news from Apple about its upcoming gaming platform and are hopeful it will deliver as promised. What are your thoughts on Apple Arcade? Do you think Apple has what it takes? Let us know through the comment section.
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Author: Allan Bangirana
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