South of the Circle is this week’s addition to Apple Arcade, Apple’s US$4.99/month or $49.99/year game streaming service that has over 120 games,. It’s available for the the iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, and Mac.
Here’s how the game is described: A narrative adventure game by the BAFTA winning studio State of Play
A crashed aircraft, tail to the sky.
Cambridge academic Peter stumbles from the wreckage in search of help, fighting the cold. As his attempts to escape the ice grow more desperate, the lines between his past and present begin to blur.
A love story between colleagues Peter and Clara, set against the backdrop of the Cold War, South of the Circle is a narrative adventure game about memory, survival, and the consequences of not dealing with the past.
South of the Circle is a single player game for ages 12 and up and has controller support.