Jetpack Joyride 2, the sequel to popular iOS game Jetpack Joyride, is available on Apple Arcade as of today. For those unfamiliar with the game, it is part of the side-scrolling runner genre, where players control jet pack-equipped main character Barry Steakfries through multiple levels.
With Jetpack Joyride 2, players can control Barry by touching anywhere on the iPhone or iPad’s screen to fire the jetpack. You must collect coins and avoid obstacles in order to progress through the levels.
The original Jetpack Joyride game has garnered more than 500 million downloads worldwide, and Apple says the sequel adds a story-driven experience, new gameplay mechanics, and HD graphics to the original. Betty Beefpies is even introduced as a new character.
Barry returns in a frantic adventure!
Using new equipment and weapons, he will be able to fight new enemies and make his way through the laboratory to stop the scientists’ experiments. An enhanced version of Jetpack Joyride with new HD graphics, animations, mechanics, and gameplay.
In addition to Simon’s Cat – Story Time, Cooking Mama: Cuisine, and Nickelodeon Extreme Tennis, Apple today announced content updates.
The Apple Arcade subscription costs $4.99 per month, and up to six family members can play games simultaneously. Apple Arcade content is available to play on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV.