Each week Apple offers a mix of original Movies, TV Shows, Music and Arcade experiences available across all your screens - allowing you to pick-up where you left off. Here's our run down of what to add to your Up Next queue, music playlists and gaming backlogs this week.
Apple Arcade | Adventure | 4 +
This side scrolling comedy platformer from Sumo Digital and The Chinese Room ('Dear Esther' and 'Everybody's Gone to the Rapture') is set in a remote corner of Siberia where you control a Soviet cosmonaut who is dropped into a strange world full of surprise and discovery. This is one of a number of big-hitters releasing in the coming weeks on Apple Arcade - jumping right to the top of our must play recommendations.
Apple Music | 2:20
The first new material from Sara Bareilles since 2019's 'Amidst the Chaos' also just happens to be the theme for the new Bad Robot production 'Little Voice' coming to Apple TV+ next month.
Apple TV+ | S1, E4 | 25 min | TV-PG
Titled 'Garbage Ballet', the latest episode of this quirky animated musical series sees Paige hunt a rat, Owen battle trash in the park, and Molly obsess over her disastrous first kiss.
Apple TV+ | S1, E5 | 52 min | TV-PG
This month's book club sees Oprah get in-depth with author Robert Kolker and surviving members of the Galvin family about their extraordinary true story that inspired this months pick - 'Hidden Valley Road'.
Other Apple TV Highlights:
AirPlay | $8 - $50 | June 17th - 21st
Showcasing the best in documentary programming from the US and around the globe, AFI DOCS will be a fully digital affair this year. The film festival will open with the premieres of upcoming TV+ documentaries 'Boys State' and 'Dads' which will be followed by panels detailing both projects. More information can be found here.
Disney+ | 1 hr 35 min | PG
This Disney+ original feature sees 12-year-old 'Artemis Fowl' - a genius and descendant of a long line of criminal masterminds - battle with a powerful race of underground fairies as he looks to uncover the whereabouts of his father. One for kids of all ages.
NetFlix | 2 hr 35 min | R
Spike Lee's latest joint sees four African American vets battle the forces of man and nature as they return to Vietnam seeking the remains of their fallen squad leader and the gold fortune he helped them hide.
ABC | S1, E1 | 42 min | TV-14
This hilarious and highly sarcastic Ryan Reynolds produced game show hosted by Adam Scott rewards contestants for what they don't do. “Don’t Turn the Car Around,” “Don’t Play Ball in the House,” “Don’t Beat Yourself Up,” Don’t Be Shocked”,“Don’t Look Back”. Don't miss this?
Apple TV App | Rent | $19.99 | 2 hr 17 min | R
This semi-autobiographical comedy-drama from Judd Apatow follows tattoo artist Pete Davidson as he grows up in Staten Island following the loss of his father during 9/11.
English Premier League
Various | Sport | From June 17th
Englands top-flight football league restarts this week on NBC Sports in the US and through a host of broadcasters across the UK. The English top flight will play its remaining 92 fixtures behind closed doors beginning with two games on Wednesday 17th June. The first set of fixtures will broadcast for free in the UK across Sky (NOW TV), Amazon (Prime Video), BT Sport and the BBC (iPlayer).
Apple Arcade Updates:
Apple Arcade | Adventure | 4 +
Developer Flightless brings new Challenge levels to its platform puzzler. Set on a dilapidated planet Earth your mission is to collect precious remaining plant life and return it to the safety of the Doomsday Vault.
Apple Arcade | Racing | 12 +
Radiangames ultimate highway racing simulator adds new Grand Prix chapters and over 60 new events, along with reduced star and level reqirements and other minor tweaks and fixes. Be warned, this incredible game is addictive!
Apple Arcade | Puzzle | 4 +
This highly original puzzle painter game from Lykkeguard Europe will leave you in a state of zen. Coincidentally its own Zen Mode sees new levels added to its watercolor loop along with a restart button for completed levels which can be solved in a myriad of ways.
Apple Arcade | Role Playing | 9 +
Released just weeks ago, this fun dungeon crawler from Cobra Mobile sees a small update including tweaks that iron out certain kinks within its online gameplay. Highly recommended to those searching for games to emulate the traditional console experience on Apple TV.