Pinch, punch, first day of the month. No returns.

Yes, it's a new month, and one in which we suspect you'll be doing a lot of lazing around outside. Now is not the time to stem the flow of new mobile games.

We can help with that. Here's a round-up of some of the more interesting new iOS and Android releases of the week.

We should note that there's no guarantee all of these will be good. Don't worry though, we'll be running through some of the better games of the week in a few day's time.

This one's for the early birds, eager beavers, and any other term involving enthusiastic animals. Keen koalas?

Epic Little War Game
By Rubicon - download on iOS

This is the newest game in the Little War Game series, which means bright and chunky 3D turn-based strategy.

By Finger Tips - download on iOS / download on Android

Confused by the random mush of letters in the title? KOF'98 UM OL is a casual collectible card game take on the classic King of Fighters beat-'em-up series.

Blocky Pirates
By Full Fat - download on iOS / download on Android

This is the sequel to Blocky Raider, one of the many polished-if-derivative endless runners to crop up in the wake of Crossy Road.

Oh…Sir! The Hollywood Roast
By Gambitious Digital Entertainment - download on iOS

Another slice of humorous sledging, this time with celebrity culture bearing the brunt of your freestyle insults.

Bouncy Hoops
By Noodlecake Studios - download on iOS / download on Android

Take the classic mobile tap-to-flap mechanic and stick it to an arcadey hoop-shooting premise. That's Bouncy Hoops.

SUP Multiplayer Racing
By Oh BiBi Socialtainment - download on iOS / download on Android

The name says it all really. This looks to be a bright, friendly, casual racer with an online competitive focus.

Crazy Taxi Gazillionaire
By Sega - download on iOS / download on Android

Remember Crazy Taxi, Sega's arcade point-to-point racer? Yeah, this isn't that. It's an idle clicker set in the same world.

Predynastic Egypt
By Clarus Victoria - buy on iOS / buy on Android

Epic empire management with historically accurate focus on the Egyptians between 5000 and 3000 BCE.

Stolen Thunder
By Jason Nowak - buy on iOS

An intriguingly abstract adventure-puzzle game that has you solving intricate teasers with taps and swipes.

Yankai's Peak
By Kenny Sun - buy on iOS

Circa Infinity and Yankai's Triangle fans take note - creator Kenny Sun has a new trippy puzzler out.

Goat Simulator PAYDAY
By Coffee Stain Studio - buy on iOS / buy on Android

An unlikely mix of the chaotically silly physics-based action of Goat Simulator and the tight heist-play of PAYDAY.

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