Apple Arcade updates six games for you to play this weekend

Check out the new updates Friday. Apple Arcade updatex six titles in its catalog of over 125 games. Óscar Gutiérrez/CNET Apple Arcade, Apple's $4.99-a-month gaming service, on Friday updated six of its titles for weekend play. Apple Arcade updates a few games every week in tandem with releasing new titles like Game of Thrones: Tale of Crows for its growing catalog of over 125 games. You can play Arcade games on the iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Mac and Apple TV.  Read more: Apple Arcade: 12 games we can't wait to play For more like this Subscribe to the Apple Report newsletter, receive notifications and see related stories on CNET. If you're still staying in most of the time due to the coronavirus pandemic, playing a video game can be a fun way to pass the time -- especially when new content is available. Here are more details on the updated games. Butter Royale Developer: Mighty Bear Games Apple Butter Royale, the family friendly Fortnite-style game about food fights, added a new Ice Pop season that includes new contestants, skins, flags and trails for players to compete on. Players will also get new NOMs (Nutritionally Operated Machines-- the in-game weapons) like the Piercing Pancakes and Durian Launcher.  Read more: Apple Arcade's Butter Royale is the Fortnite of food fights Outlanders Developer: Pomelo Games Apple/ Screenshot by Shelby Brown/ CNET The town-building simulation game is adding Harvest season level to the game that brings new settlers into the wilderness. The new level -- packed with blooming flowers and new crops -- culminates to a celebratory multicultural harvest festival. Cat Quest II Developers: Gentlebros Games Cat Quest  Apple/ Screenshot by Shelby Brown/ CNET Cat Quest II updated with a Mew World, a new mode where players will encounter "meowdifiers" that can change gameplay. The update also includes more rewards, abilities, moves, items and enemies, as well as a new defense system.    Scrappers Developers: Q-Games Apple The Scrappers update now has new characters like S.C.R.A.P., a new companion that can collect and pass trash to players. Players can also enable a new auto-catch mode for easier stacking and a new trash tier system to better help sort valuables. Read more: Apple Arcade's Scrappers game has futuristic trash collectors, robots and turf wars King's League II Developers: Kurechii Kurechii Players can check out a new RPG story campaign featuring a new female protagonist, Sella the Aegle Bard, on a journey to become a champion. Patterned  Developer: Borderleap Apple/ Screenshot by Shelby Brown/ CNET The aesthetic puzzle game added 75 new patterns for players to put together.  For more on Apple Arcade, check out Apple Arcade: 12 games we can't wait to play and Apple Arcade vs. Google Play Pass: Which $5 game streaming service wins? Watch this: Apple Arcade is changing video games for $5 a month

Apple Arcade updates six games for you to play this weekend
Check out the new updates Friday. Apple Arcade updatex six titles in its catalog of over 125 games. Óscar Gutiérrez/CNET Apple Arcade, Apple's $4.99-a-month gaming service, on Friday updated six of its titles for weekend play. Apple Arcade updates a few games every week in tandem with releasing new titles like Game of Thrones: Tale of Crows for its growing catalog of over 125 games. You can play Arcade games on the iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Mac and Apple TV.  Read more: Apple Arcade: 12 games we can't wait to play For more like this Subscribe to the Apple Report newsletter, receive notifications and see related stories on CNET. If you're still staying in most of the time due to the coronavirus pandemic, playing a video game can be a fun way to pass the time -- especially when new content is available. Here are more details on the updated games. Butter Royale Developer: Mighty Bear Games Apple Butter Royale, the family friendly Fortnite-style game about food fights, added a new Ice Pop season that includes new contestants, skins, flags and trails for players to compete on. Players will also get new NOMs (Nutritionally Operated Machines-- the in-game weapons) like the Piercing Pancakes and Durian Launcher.  Read more: Apple Arcade's Butter Royale is the Fortnite of food fights Outlanders Developer: Pomelo Games Apple/ Screenshot by Shelby Brown/ CNET The town-building simulation game is adding Harvest season level to the game that brings new settlers into the wilderness. The new level -- packed with blooming flowers and new crops -- culminates to a celebratory multicultural harvest festival. Cat Quest II Developers: Gentlebros Games Cat Quest  Apple/ Screenshot by Shelby Brown/ CNET Cat Quest II updated with a Mew World, a new mode where players will encounter "meowdifiers" that can change gameplay. The update also includes more rewards, abilities, moves, items and enemies, as well as a new defense system.    Scrappers Developers: Q-Games Apple The Scrappers update now has new characters like S.C.R.A.P., a new companion that can collect and pass trash to players. Players can also enable a new auto-catch mode for easier stacking and a new trash tier system to better help sort valuables. Read more: Apple Arcade's Scrappers game has futuristic trash collectors, robots and turf wars King's League II Developers: Kurechii Kurechii Players can check out a new RPG story campaign featuring a new female protagonist, Sella the Aegle Bard, on a journey to become a champion. Patterned  Developer: Borderleap Apple/ Screenshot by Shelby Brown/ CNET The aesthetic puzzle game added 75 new patterns for players to put together.  For more on Apple Arcade, check out Apple Arcade: 12 games we can't wait to play and Apple Arcade vs. Google Play Pass: Which $5 game streaming service wins? Watch this: Apple Arcade is changing video games for $5 a month