Layton's Mystery Journey+ is now available in Apple Arcade and the App Store

Laytons Mystery Journey Screenshots
Laytons Mystery Journey Screenshots (Image credit: Apple)

What you need to know

  • Layton's Mystery Journey+ is now available in Apple Arcade.
  • The mystery game is available on iPhone and iPad.
  • Apple Arcade subscribers get the game for free and without ads or in-app purchases.

Mystery fans can now get their hands on Layton's Mystery Journey+ after the game became available on Apple Arcade today. Those who want to get their investigations underway can download the game from the App Store now.

Available for both iPhone and iPad, Layton's Mystery Journey+ celebrates ten years of the much-loved Layton series.

Join Katrielle Layton in the heart of London, as she becomes embroiled in a casual, comical, quizzical quest, which has its roots in our new hero's search for her missing father, Professor Hershel Layton. You'll be whisked around London's famous landmarks, from the Houses of Parliament to Tower Bridge, following Kat on her trusty bicycle, solving case after unlikely case, until she unwittingly uncovers the Millionaires' Conspiracy.Help Kat and company discover clues, unravel mysteries, deduce the truth, and solve original puzzles! Redecorate the agency and redress Kat in various outfits to suit the case at hand (or your mood). With twelve intriguing cases, seven multi-millionaires, and one whopper of a conspiracy, will Kat ever be able to find the missing professor?

Laytons Screenshot

Laytons Screenshot (Image credit: Apple)

If that sounds like something that could be up your street, be sure to download Layton's Mystery Journey+ from the App Store now — it's free to all Apple Arcade subscribers. Don't yet have Apple Arcade? Sign up for just $4.99 per month or as part of the Apple One subscription bundle.

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Oliver Haslam

Oliver Haslam has written about Apple and the wider technology business for more than a decade with bylines on How-To Geek, PC Mag, iDownloadBlog, and many more. He has also been published in print for Macworld, including cover stories. At iMore, Oliver is involved in daily news coverage and, not being short of opinions, has been known to 'explain' those thoughts in more detail, too. Having grown up using PCs and spending far too much money on graphics card and flashy RAM, Oliver switched to the Mac with a G5 iMac and hasn't looked back. Since then he's seen the growth of the smartphone world, backed by iPhone, and new product categories come and go. Current expertise includes iOS, macOS, streaming services, and pretty much anything that has a battery or plugs into a wall. Oliver also covers mobile gaming for iMore, with Apple Arcade a particular focus. He's been gaming since the Atari 2600 days and still struggles to comprehend the fact he can play console quality titles on his pocket computer.