Popular Apps Games for Mobile Phone

With the advent of smart phones and tablets, more and more people are now downloading app games for the mobile. Mobile gaming became famous almost five years ago when Google and Apple launched their app stores for Android and Google. Today, there is so much variety that you will be spoilt for choice. From puzzle games to adventure games and strategy games, everything is just a touch away.

You might not know this, but back in 2012, Angry Birds got more than 263 million active players in the world whereas Candy crush was played more than 600 million times in a day. Since these games have social features as well, you can share your score with your friends on social media platforms like Facebook. One key trend that has been popular since the inception of the app stores is ‘freemium’ games that you can download and play for free. On the other hand, there are some games that are free to play but they have in-app currency that is needed to extend the life of the character or to improve the chances of winning.

Here are some of the most popular app games for mobile phone that you should try out:


Angry Birds Star Wars

Angry Birds Mobile GameAngry Birds is not a thing of the past as there are still a lot of people who play the game regularly. You need to check out the Star Wars version as the birds are dressed as Chewbacca and Luke Skywalker. It involves light sabers and anti gravity features. This is one of the best Star Wars spin off games and you should definitely check it out.

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

Remember the time when you used to play GTA Vice City? Well, the console game has smoothly transitioned into a touchscreen version. Play the game and go back to the start of the 21st century.

 Jetpack Joyride

The game is for free and you only use one button to go through different levels in order to win the game.

Minecraft: Pocket

Minecraft was a huge hit amongst players because you get the chance to explore and craft the virtual world with the help of blocks.

Nimble Quest

Do you remember how you used to play snake on old Nokia phones? This is the same as that but instead of the snake, you now have a conga line of heroes that will keep you hooked.

Rayman Jungle Run 

Rayman Jungle Run For AndroidRayman was played a lot on consoles but the mobile version is the best one. It’s so easy to control the character as they run through 70 levels towards victory.


Broken Sword: Director’s Cut

The game was released back in 1996, and the mobile version was just as popular as the console version. You will enjoy the game as your character will solve a murder and will work towards uncovering a mystery.

Infinity Blade II

The game will keep you glued to your seat, as your character will have to fight with monsters with the help of their skills and weapons.

Limbo Game

Limbo has to be one of the creepiest games out there, as it deals with fiendish puzzles and has monochromic graphics that add to the overall experience.

Ravensword: Shadowlands

The game is somehow like Skyrim and is a treat in itself. You character will spend hours exploring the surroundings and will be preparing for a battle.

The Nightjar

We are sure that you have never played a game like this before because in this game there are no graphics and you can only navigate with the help of sounds. In the plot, you have to escape from a spacecraft that is after you. Do you know the best part about the game? The entire storyline is narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch. You may swoon now.

Walking Dead: The Game 

The Walking Dead Game

Who doesn’t love the walking dead? The game brings the Zombies to life, okay to your mobile screens. It has an amazing storytelling and you will surely love it.

Warhammer Quest

Warhammer has a lot of fans all over the world. I mean who doesn’t love treasures, dungeons, and monsters? Make sure you try this one out.

Year Walk

This is one of the most famous iOS games that have taken over the world. It is based on a Swedish mythology, where the main character sets out on a journey in a wintry landscape and wanders off in order to have a look into the future. The best part about the game is the graphics and the puzzles that will keep you hooked.


Bejeweled Blitz

It is a puzzle in which you have to match jewels in order to win. The game has been around for long, but it’s even more fun on the phone. The game has a Blitz element in which you have 60 seconds to score as many points as possible.

Blip Blup 

The game is made up of different levels and each level has patterns of tiles. You need to tap these tiles before the color changes and you run out of blips.

Candy Crush Saga

This game needs no introduction, as it is one of the most popular games out there. The game has more than 100 levels and in each level, you play with sweets. You can make in app purchases in order to purchase more lives and get power ups.

Cut the Rope: Time Travel

Cut the Rope has to be one of the cutest games out there because you get to play with a cute little critter that is known as Om nom. How do you play the game? Well, by simply cutting the ropes, making sure that the sweets go into Om Nom’s mouth and by collecting stars. If you think that this is a children’s game, you will be pleasantly surprised.

Words with Friends

It is one of the best word puzzle games out there that is even more fun for mobile phones. The best part is that you can play this game with strangers and with friends.

World of Goo

This was introduced as a PC but slowly made its way to smart phones and tablets. It is more of a physics based puzzler, so if you’re into that, you will love the game.

Sports and Gaming

Real Boxing

This is a great game if you love boxing because you will learn how to cut, jab, and hook.

Need for Speed Most Wanted

This is a street racing game that features more than 40 cars and offers great customization options.

Real Racing 3

If you haven’t played this game before, you will love the graphics and the animation. The game has more than 50 cars and different features that enhance the overall experience.


The Hobbit: Kingdoms of Middle-Earth 

The game is really fun because you will get to build Elven city and Dwarven. It is like watching Tolkein’s fantasy come to live.

Clash of Clans

This is an extremely popular mobile game in which you will get the chance to build a village and train the troops on your journey.

In conclusion, these are some games that you should definitely try out.