Monument Valley 2 gets a whole new chapter to help save trees

Monument Valley 2 Screens
Monument Valley 2 Screens (Image credit: ustwo games)

What you need to know

  • Monument Valley 2 has a new The Lost Forest chapter for people to play.
  • The update is on collaboration with Plays4Forest with the aim of saving trees.

Hugely popular mind-bending game Monument Valley 2 has a new update in the App Store right now, with a whole new chapter added. Gamers can play The Lost Forest, an update that's in collaboration with Play4Forest.

The whole update is part of a larger Playing For The Planet Green Game Jam that everyone hopes will raise awareness of the importance of trees. Here's how Play4Forests — part of the UN — describes itself.

Our forests, one of our best allies in fighting the climate emergency are facing mounting threats. Your voice can help secure a better future for forests and humans. As the UN, it is our mission to forge change for a sustainable future, but only with your help we can make the international community truly act.

The new update is free for everyone who already has the game, while everyone else can get in on the action for $1.99 in the App Store right now.

If you want to upgrade your mobile gaming experience, check out our list of the best game controllers for mobile gaming. It might not be all that much use playing Monument Valley, admittedly, but you'd be amazed how many games in the App Store and Apple Arcade make great use of controllers on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and of course, Apple TV.

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.