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The 15 Best Multiplayer Games On Apple Arcade Right Now

Updated July 13, 2020 136 votes 37 voters 1.2k views15 items

Apple Arcade has way more titles than you might think. With over 100 new and exclusive games (and counting), the subscription-based gaming service lets users instantly download and play all kinds of games on their phones, tablets, or laptops. But while Apple games may be great for playing on the go, everyone knows the best types of mobile games are multiplayer games, which is why we're ranking the best Apple Arcade multiplayer games right now.

Whether you're looking to team up with a few local friends or battle gamers from around the world, Apple Arcade has a pretty fantastic library of multiplayer games, and it's constantly growing. From Sonic Racing to HyperBrawl Tournament and more, vote up all your favorite multiplayer and co-op games that are available to download right now.

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    HyperBrawl Tournament

    HyperBrawl Tournament
    Photo: Milky Tea Limited

    Imagine if football had no rules, only featured four players, allowed weapons, and the matches only lasted 90 seconds. Sound interesting? That's what you get with HyperBrawl Tournament. It's a crazy twist on the most popular sport in America, making it a very fun game to play with friends either locally or online.

    Various game modes add tons of variety, and there are plenty of cool weapon power-ups that can easily turn the tide of a match. The game moves pretty fast, so every second counts. Fortunately, it's fairly easy to pick up. 

    Multiplayer Modes: 2 vs 2.

    Released: 2019

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    Sonic Racing

    Sonic Racing
    Photo: Sumo Digital

    When it comes to multiplayer options, it really doesn't get much better than racing games As a direct contest between several players that is fun and competitive. Sort of like the Sega version of Mario Kart, Sonic Racing features 15 playable characters from throughout the series.

    The game has a competitive spirit while remaining fun with several fun boosts you can get on the course. Even better, it supports up to four players per race. You can play locally with friends or online with players all over the world. Plus, it's an Apple Arcade exclusive, which makes it all the more speical.

    Multiplayer Modes: 2-4 player races.

    Released: 2019

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    Super Mega Mini Party

    Super Mega Mini Party
    Photo: Red Games Co.

    Super Mega Party is a little like Mario Party in that it's a game that has several mini-games built into it. You can play with up to four players and compete with them in eight fun mini-games. Mini-game games a high-stakes version of hot potato in pass the dynamite, an addictive motorcross racing game, and a high seas battle

    You can also take a spaceship into space on a mission to save an astronaut. There are plenty of exciting original games for you to play, so it's a great option to try out. 

    Multiplayer Modes: 2-4 player multiplayer with 8 mini-games.

    Released: 2019

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    Cat Quest II

    Cat Quest II
    Photo: The Gentlebros

    For many people, when they play video games they're looking to escape into a fantasy world that distracts them from real life. In this open-world RPG, an escape for the hustle and bustle is exactly what you get. It's a game where you play as a cat and complete quests to get gold and level up and basically live the good life.

    Best of all, you don't need to play all by yourself; you can play with a friend in a local co-op mode. 

    Multiplayer Modes: 2 Player Co-op.

    Released: 2019

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