Halloween is coming, and in Asphalt 8, “the monsters of speed are ready”, said French games maker Gameloft in the most recent update Tuesday to its gravity-defying Asphalt 8: Airborne racer.
Featuring an all-new Halloween Special multiplayer event with the Infected Mode, a pair of new daily time-limited events and the free Koenigsegg One:1, the fastest car in the game, this update to the award-winning free-to-play game should not be missed.
And if you’re a fan of Twitch, broadcasting functionality has now been restored in the latest build. Grab Asphalt 8 for free in the App Store.
- Terrify other players by infecting them in the Infected Mode of our Halloween Special Multiplayer Event!
- Crazy about Time-Limited Events? We’ve got 2 different events every day of the week where you can win awesome prizes!
- Test the Koenigsegg One:1 FOR FREE… The fastest car in the game is here to stay!
- Twitch broadcasting functionality has been restored. Show off your Asphalt 8 skills on your Twitch channel!
Last month, Asphalt 8 got updated with native display support for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices, enhanced graphics courtesy of Apple’s new Metal framework in iOS 8 and additional features listed below.
- Push the pedal to the Metal! Play on an iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, or on iOS 8-updated versions of iPhone 5s, iPad Air, and iPad mini with Retina display to enjoy AMAZING visual enhancements and enter a new gaming dimension!
- Discover the high-speed heat of San Diego Harbor. Take off from an aircraft carrier and dodge helicopters while taking in the sights!
- 5 new cars to master: the Koenigsegg One: 1, Mazda Furai, Maserati MC12, Savage Rivale GTR and Peugeot Onyx. Look for each one to arrive over the days and weeks to come!
- Multiplayer Events: You asked for it, and here it is. Race head-to-head for the ultimate rewards!
- Exclusive Metal Season: Experience the exhilaration of racing against 3 TIMES as many opponents as any other Asphalt game! A season ONLY accessible on iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus or on iOS 8-updated versions of iPhone 5s, iPad Air, and iPad mini with Retina display.
- 4 new car collections. Time to stock your garage and get your rewards!
The 1.05-gigabyte app requires an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad with iOS 5.0 or later.
Metal-enhanced graphics is supported across iOS devices with iOS 8 and the Apple-designed A7 or A8 processor: the original iPad Air and iPad Air 2, iPad mini 2 and 3 and the iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.