Spire Blast and Nuts land on Apple Arcade

Mini Motorways on Apple Arcade
Mini Motorways on Apple Arcade (Image credit: Luke Filipowicz / iMore)

What you need to know

  • Match colors to shoot and blast towers in the newly released Spire Blast.
  • Employ surveillance, timing, and logic in Nuts.

Apple Arcade gained two new games today with Spire Blast and Nuts arriving on the App Store. Apple Arcade subscribers can download them both free of charge right now.

Spire Blast by Orbital Night sees gamers "match colors to shoot and blast towers" as they "battle against an ever-hungry dragon companion to collapse numerous mysterious towers of all shapes and sizes."

You can download Spire Blast from the App Store now and it can be played on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV.

Nuts is created by Noodlecake Studios and sees players enjoy "a series of increasingly challenging missions that involve surveillance, timing, and logic, players are tasked with investigating the unusual activity of a society of squirrels." The task? To find out where they hide their nuts, of course!

You can download Nuts from the App Store now. Again, it's available on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV.

Apple Arcade is a $4.99 per month subscription service that gives gamers access to a ton of titles, all of which are free of ads and in-app purchases. It's also available as part of the Apple One subscription bundle, too. Games are often playable on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV which gives people the opportunity to play wherever, whenever, and however they like.

From puzzle and adventure games to sports, racing, and multiplayer action games, everyone can count on finding something to love. Enjoy all games with no ads and no in‑app purchases.

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.