The quirky loveable puzzle game of cat and mouse astronauts is back, as Sega announced ChuChu Rocket! Universe as a new game coming exclusively to Apple Arcade.
Pretty much 20 years on from the original game’s debut on the Dreamcast, exactly where it helped to pioneer on the internet console gaming, ChuChu Rocket! Universe characteristics a new storyline and puzzles, but with the precise exact same purpose. You have to support the ChuChu mice escape the hungry KapuKapu cats, putting directional arrows in the grid-primarily based globe to support them attain their rockets and escape.
Created by HARDLight in Leamington Spa, the game now characteristics a 3D globe that can slap the puzzles on globes, cakes, and additional. There’s also new mechanics thrown in with switches and teleports, and a mixture of brand new puzzles and these inspired by the original game.
ChuChu Rocket! Universe is aspect of the quickly to open Apple Arcade, which launches alongside the release of iOS 13 on 19th September, but it is not totally clear regardless of whether or not the game will be aspect of the subscription service’s launch line up. You’d have to assume so, but it is not specific. It will launch on iPad and Apple Television alongside iPadOS and tvOS 13 on 30th September, and then arrive on Mac with October’s macOS Catalina launch.
Apple Arcade will price $four.99/£4.99 per month – following a one particular month no cost trial – providing access to a catalogue of more than 100 new and exclusive games for the service. Apple say that the games will not be on “any other mobile platform or subscription service”, which means that quite a few of the games will also be capable to seem on console and Computer, even though it does not look as even though ChuChu Rocket! Universe will be inside that group. That value permits you to play these games without the need of limit, spend them offline, and share them with up to six household members via Loved ones Sharing.
Supply: press release