How to Set Up Apple Arcade on Your iOS 13 iPhone?

Once you have installed the official iOS 13 on your device, you can enjoy its new features and advanced technology. One of the best features introduced in the new iOS 13 is “Apple Arcade,” which is a new video game subscription-based service offered by Apple Inc.

The iOS 13 users can use it from now on. But before you start with it, make sure everything is set up in your device. In order to get the best experience, you must set up the Apple Arcade gaming service in the recommended way.

How to Register for the Apple Arcade Gaming Service?

Ensure to have your Apple ID before starting because you will need it while signing up for Apple Arcade. If you forgot the Apple ID, then you can find Apple ID in the Apple App Store settings. Also, look in the iTunes and iCloud settings for the Apple ID. Once you have the Apple ID, you are ready to move ahead in the process. Follow the below steps to complete the signup process:

  1. Go to the Apple App Store on your iOS device.
  2. Click on the “Arcade” (Joystick) icon located on the lower-right on your screen. 
  3. Apple allows you to play free games using the Apple Arcade for a month. So hit the “Try It Free” option. 
  4. Now if asked to sign in to the Apple account, do it with your Apple ID.
  5. Hit the Confirm option to enjoy the one month free trial period.

If you use the Apple Arcade free trial for a month, then after a month, you will be charged automatically for using the service.

However, you can cancel the service before the next month starts, to prevent the automatic gaming charges.

You can use a remainder for canceling the subscription from the Apple Arcade gaming service. To cancel the service follow the instructions given below:

  1. Under the Apple App Store, go to the Account picture on the upper-right corner. 
  2. Head to the Subscriptions and then to Apple Arcade. 
  3. Hit the Cancel button to end your Apple arcade plan.

Now you will not be charged for the service since the first month was free to use. 

How to Start Playing Apple Arcade Games?

Once you have the subscription for Apple Arcade whether it is a free trial or the paid period you can play the games easily in it. There are many games available in various categories but don’t expect a huge collection because the service has just started. Apple says that they will launch new games every week and every month.

To play games, see the steps given below:

  1. To search game, you can scroll downwards to look for games that you are interested in. Or you can also scroll down to the end and then hit the See All Games to explore all titles.
  2. If you like a game and want to try it, then click on the Get option located next to the name of that game. 
  3. The downloading process will start just after that, once it ends hit the Play button.
  4. If asked to sign in for Game Center, do so. If you want to avoid it, then you can also choose the Not Now option to play the game instantly.
  5. The game will start shortly after it.

Don’t forget to unsubscribe from the Apple Arcade gaming service, especially when you don’t want to empty out your wallet for playing games. 

Alexa Thomson is a printer expert who has worked with leading printer hardware and software companies. Owing to her expertise in IT, and technology, her blogs have been published in leading magazines and platforms. Her favorite printer writings come for lexmark printer support.  

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