In terms of new content, the latest update to The Blockheads brings lots of that. There are new stone and metal columns, new staircases, and new electric elevators. There are also new paintings, including ladders, beds, chests, shelves, display cabinets, safes, signs, and shops. You can even craft paintings using any picture from your camera roll.
The update also introduces new items including steel spotlights and a new stronger bow with poison arrows. Plus, it sees the arrival of scorpions, which are nocturnal and can be found in the desert.If you can't see the video embedded above, please click here.
Perhaps most notably, the update brings new trade portals, allowing you to buy and sell items with other The Blockheads players in a global marketplace:
Craft or find new TRADE PORTALS which open up a whole new world of trade for both single player and multiplayer games. Buy or sell almost any item on the global market, every transaction influences the price at every trade portal for every player! Buy low and sell high, add value by manufacturing and selling advanced items, or simply sell all your unwanted stuff and spend up on everything you need!
By popular demand, blockheads can now die in the game, although they can be regenerated at the portal. Moreover, new multiplayer worlds can now be up to 16 times larger.
The latest update to The Blockheads also adds a new tutorial for starters, a recent server lists for connecting to online servers, and other improvements.
The new version of The Blockheads is available now in the App Store for free. The game is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad running iOS 5.0 or later.