Pocket Build is the latest App Store Great to get an Apple Arcade release — get it now!

Pocket Build Apple Arcade Screenshot
Pocket Build Apple Arcade Screenshot (Image credit: MoonBear)

What you need to know

  • Pocket Build+ is now available for download in Apple Arcade.
  • Gamers on iPad and iPhone can now build their own fantasy worlds.

Subscribers to Apple Arcade have a new game to play after MoonBear's Pocket Build+ went live for iPhone and iPad.

The latest App Store Great to land in Apple Arcade, Pocket Build+ comes with no ads or in-app purchase and can be downloaded for free. Assuming you have that all-important Apple Arcade subscription, of course.

Gamers can create their own fantasy world using nothing but their imagination. Prefer to base your creation on something a little more real? No problem, some people recreate real cities in-game. The new title includes more than 25 new London and Britain-inspired items and there will surely be more coming in the future, too.

Have you ever wanted to make your own little fantasy world? A farm, some kind of castle, or just an epic fantasy city? Pocket Build is an open world game where you can build with no limitations or restrictions. Build whatever you like, whenever you like, however you like. The possibilities are endless!

Pocket Build+ supports Apple's Game Center and Family Sharing via Apple Arcade and it's rated as suitable for everyone aged nine and older.

Those who want to take Pocket Build+ for a spin can download it from the App Store now. Again, it's free for Apple Arcade subscribers. Those who are making use of multiple Apple services should also check out the Apple One subscription bundle — it could even save you some money!

While Pocket Build+ doesn't support game controllers, you really should upgrade your Apple Arcade gaming experience by checking out our list of the best game controllers for mobile gaming.

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.