The 5 Best Android Games
Android used to play second fiddle to the iPhone when it comes to games, but not anymore. Whether it's an indie game or a AAA title, most of the best and most popular mobile games are on Google's platform. Whether you want to play a puzzle game, RPG, fighter or sports game, there are lots of great options on Android. Here's our favorite games.
Vainglory(DOWNLOAD) is a multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game in the vein of Dota 2 or League of Legends, only scaled down to make it playable on touch-screen mobile devices. Players take their pick from a roster of heroes and engage in three-on-three battles, leveling up their characters, training skills and buying equipment as they fight to control the battlefield and attempt to destroy the Vain, which sits at the core of the enemy base.
Lara Croft GO ($4.99)
Lara Croft GO(DOWNLOAD) reimagines the classic action platformer Tomb Raider as a turn-based puzzle board game. Guide Lara Croft through ancient ruins in search of forgotten treasures and to unravel the mystery behind the Queen of Venom. Numerous animations and Audio Effects provide a pulp adventure feel, all while retaining the GO series' challenging puzzle gameplay.
FIFA 16: Ultimate Team (Free)
EA's hit soccer game gets its annual refresh in FIFA 16: Ultimate Team(DOWNLOAD), challenging players to build their dream team of the world's best soccer superstars. Focusing on the Ultimate Team mode, players start with a limited stable of players, and then earn points by playing matches. Those allow you to earn, collect and trade toward better and better players, with the official FIFA licensing bringing more than 10,000 players from more than 500 teams to collect.
Need For Speed No Limits (Free)
Need For Speed: No Limits(DOWNLOAD) is a free racing game that delivers short, but intense races as you blast through an underground street racing circuit. Drifting, drafting and smart use of nitro are necessary to win, which earns you parts to modify your cars, or blueprints in order to unlock new machines. Being free to play, NFS: No Limits features a variety of in-game and Premium Currency systems, as well as a fuel system, though a variety of daily challenges allow players to earn premium currency without resorting to in-app purchases.
Smash Hit (Free)
Take a surreal journey through an otherworldly dimension, move in harmony with sound and music and smash everything in your path! This experience requires focus, concentration, and timing to not only travel as far as you can, but also break the beautiful glass objects that stand in your way. Smash your way through a beautiful futuristic dimension, smashing obstacles and targets in your path and experiencing the best destruction physics on mobile devices. Musically synchronized gameplay: music and audio effects change to suit each stage, obstacles move to each new tune. Over 50 different rooms with 11 different graphic styles, and realistic glass-breaking mechanics in every stage. Smash Hit is playable at no cost and free from ads.