Mobile Gaming Roundup: 16-22 January 2023

Keep up to date with all the most important stories in Mobile Gaming with our Weekly Mobile Gaming Roundup. As usual, it has been another exciting week in the mobile gaming world and you can check out all the top stories below!

Honkai: Star Rail Opens up for Final Closed Beta Test

Honkai: Star Rail opens up the sign up for its final closed beta test

The final Closed Beta for Honkai: Star Rail, the studio’s much-awaited space fantasy role-playing game, has been formally announced by HoYoverse. Interested players may now sign up for a chance to participate in the beta and get early access to the game while it is still in development.

Players may anticipate setting off on an epic interplanetary voyage in Honkai: Star Rail, along with all the wonders and perils that come with exploring the unknown. The Herta Space Station will be accessible to players during the final closed beta when they travel to and explore Jarilo VI and Xianzhou Luofu.

Those fortunate to get into the beta will sample the game’s turn-based fighting system and other features. The last closed beta will begin on February 10 at 10 a.m. UTC+8. If you are not chosen to be one of the select few who partake in it, then your next shot at trying the game will be the full release, unfortunately, there’s no official date for it yet.

Crackling Voltage Event Coming to Pokemon Go

Mobile gaming news roundup: Crackling Voltage Event Coming to Pokemon Go

The rumors about an upcoming electric event in Pokemon Go have been officially confirmed. The Crackling Voltage event is about to begin, so the sparks will fly. As its name implies, it will have a lot of Electric-type Pokemon that will show up in the wild, during raids, and as task and challenge rewards.

Pokemon GO’s Crackling Voltage event will run from January 27 to February 5. Numerous Pokemon including Magnemite, Electrika, Blitzle, and others will live in the wild. For the first time, fortunate trainers can now catch a Shiny Helioptile.

Additionally, raids will include Jolteon, Venomoth, Mawile, and Weezing. The biggest catch is however featured in the five-star raids as Tapu Koko, the guardian deity of Alola, who is making a comeback. Trainers wouldn’t want to miss out on this powerful Legendary Pokémon. The Shiny version of Tapu Koko is also debuting during the event.

Cookie Run: Kingdom Celebrating its 2nd Anniversary with Tons of Events

Mobile Gaming News Roundup: Cookie Run: Kingdom Celebrating its 2nd Anniversary with Tons of Events

Players are invited to take part in the celebrations of Cookie Run: Kingdom’s second anniversary as Devsisters celebrate two years of service. With the “Invitation from the Slumbering Moon” update, the game is introducing two new cookies as a way of saying “thank you” to players.

This update also includes a new story, exclusive in-game items, a fantastic concert, and more. Players may start on an adventurous new mission to look for the City of Wizards with GingerBrave and his companions in Cookie Run: Kingdom’s second-anniversary update.

Moonlight Cookie, a legendary magic cookie, will also be making her debut. She has a talent called “Dream of the Night Sky” that allows her to heal herself while also putting enemies to sleep. Milky Way Cookie is another amazing addition to the rooster with the ability to increase her DMG reduction and provide her teammates with stun resistance.

More Mobile Gaming Roundups

Check out the below for more of the top stories from our weekly Mobile Gaming Roundup articles.

Join the Community

If you found this Mobile Gaming News Roundup useful, then join our community to be kept up to date on all the latest gaming news, reviews, guides, and other Mobile Gaming News Roundups.

Success! You're on the list.