Big Game Night: Waterdeep, Touchgrind Skate 2, and More

    Wednesday is Big Game Night on the App Store, the night when many big developers release their games in hopes that Apple will feature them for the coming week. Lots of cool-looking games across a number of genres are heading your way tonight. Below, we’ve selected our picks for the biggest games hitting the market tonight at 11 p.m. EST.

    DMBX 2.5 – Mountain Bike and BMX

    This 3D BMX game sports 24 levels set in all kindsf environments, from downhill hiking paths to urban streets. If it plays as well as it looks, this one might be a winner.

    Price: $1.99
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    Legend of Equip Pants

    This retro-style RPG puts a silly spin on the old trope of upgrading your weapons as you progress through RPGs. Here, you upgrade your pants. The game is episodic, with two episodes at launch, and each one lasting a bite-sized 15 – 20 minutes.

    Price: Free
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    Lords of Waterdeep

    Based on a Dungeons & Dragons board game of the same name, Lords of Waterdeep puts you in the shoes of a masked lord of a city. Your goal is to increase your political influence by recruiting adventurers and sending them on quests. The problem is, up to five other local or AI players have the same goal. The one with the most points after eight rounds wins.

    Price: $6.99
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    Steam Punks

    If you like the Mega Man X series on SNES, Steam Punks might be right up your alley. It’s an action platformer RPG with tons of weapons and tools, and killer 16-bit graphics.

    Price: $1.99
    App Store Link

    Touchgrind Skate 2

    This unique “fingerboarding” game series is back, with three skate parks and four free-roam modes for you to master your ollies, kickflips, and powerslides. The controls take some time to get down, but it’s a lot of fun once you do.

    Price: $4.99
    App Store Link

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