Current Date: 2 Oct, 2023

Top 10 Most Popular Android Games

The game world has been improving in its features. So if you're a game lover, you should be up-to-date with the gaming world to have the best experience. Both paid and free games are getting better by the day. 

If you don't have the means to purchase a game, you're sure to have a good experience with your free games.  Android games are competing with even PC games or even consoles. So don't think you can't have the best gaming experience with your mobile phone. 

Here's a list of most popular and worthwhile games you can play on your android phone:

Apex Legends Mobile

Price: Free 


This game was the most popular android game in 2022. It's an action game that involves you joining forces with two friends and competing with other mobile players. A battle royale shooter, in the same genre as Fortnite and PUBG New State.

It features some excellent control, different game modes, and other fascinating abilities. It features 60 players across 20 squads. 

You unlock new legends as you play and combine each legend's unique skill to master team roles, and play and win the Apex games. In its first month of launch, it got over ten million downloads. It's more interesting than other games in its genre.

Call of Duty: Mobile

Price: Free


Call of Duty: Mobile was released and rated as the best game in 2019, it's a free-to-play game. It was developed by TiMi studio group and published by Activision for Android and iPhone. Since then, there have been over 270 million downloads. 

The game has both normal FPS online  PvP and a 100-player battle royale. There are great stuff to do and the game mechanics are smooth and solid. It is among the largest mobile game launch in history.

Here, players choose to play ranked or non-ranked matches in multiplayer mode. You either earn Credits or COD points. Credit is earned when playing the game, while COD Points are bought with your money. 

Paying is optional, but some characters and weapons are unlocked with the COD points. It hasn't failed to be an amazing game feature.

Genshin Impact

Price: Free


Genshin Impact is an action game, developed and published by miHoYo. Released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, iOS, and Android in 2020, and on PlayStation 5 in 2021, the game is still among the best android game in 2022. An anime game set in the fantasy world of Teyvat.

The story is about a traveller who travelled countless worlds with his twin sibling and became separated in Teyvat. In search of the twin, together with his companion Paimon, gets involved in some affairs of the nation. 

It's action-based and uses elemental magic, and switches characters. You, however, obtain new characters and weapons by buying the gacha game mechanics. 

It's received positive reviews generally but it's criticized for its simple endgame. It generated $ 4 billion around March 2022 around the world. 

Chrono Trigger

$9.99 at Google Play


Chrono Trigger is one of the most iconic and loved RPGs, is played on an android device. Here you get your time travels with strategic combat, sprite-based visuals, and an utterly charming story. It's based on the expanded Nintendo DS version and features a better story translation than the SNES original. 

It features outstanding gems that need to be on your android phone or tablet.

Castlevania: Symphony of the Night

$2.99 at Google Play


Castlevania: Symphony of the Night is one of the best Castlevania series on mobile phones. It was first a classic PS1 game from Konami. Here you take control of the vampire Alucard, slay demonic hordes that haunt the castle, and try to resurrect Dracula. 

Konami introduced it to mobile phones. You explore a castle, earn, and you've got some punches to do. If you're a lover of adventure, this is for you.

Alto's Adventure

Price: Free


It's been one of the endless running games in the play store since 2015 and launched for Andriod in 2016. It was developed and published by Team Alto, Snowman, and Noodlecake studios, respectively. Although having lots of sequels, its best experience is with the original. You snowboard as far as you can while meeting the goal. 

At the end of each goal, you earn currencies that unlock new riders for you. These riders are better for handling and speed, aiding you to complete the game.

Its graphics, control, and game loop are gorgeous, spot-on, and addictive. It received lots of appraisals but was criticized for its originality. 

Among Us

Price: Free


Among Us is a family of the game Werewolf or Mafia. If you're a fan of tales about backstabbing and cooperation, then this is for you. The game dominated the gaming world in 2020, although launched in 2018. 

It portrays a level of distrust and saboteurs in a spaceship that happens in real life. It's a free-to-play game that you can try out. 

Pokémon UNITE

Price: Free


With a rating of 4.6, Pokémon UNITE is among the few highly-accessible MOBAs available. Basically for children. if you're a lover of childish stuff and the like, this is for you. 

It's simple to play and easy too.  It's free for all but needs payment to unlock some shop items. 

It was released for Android and iOS in September 2021. With over 70 million downloads and in over 73 countries, this is a game you may want to try. 

GRID Autosport

Price: $9.99


GRID Autosport was launched in 2019 and ranked one of the best racing games for Andriod. It's a premium game with no pop-up ads in the game. The experience is worth having as its graphics, controls, and hardware controller are excellent. There are a lot of car and racing styles to explore.

Although quite expensive, it's one of the best racing experiences in the play store, although not often updated.

League of Legends: Wild Rift

Price: Free


It's arguably the best among the match games. The game is fun. Players control a character champion with unique abilities and battle against a team of players or AI-controlled units to destroy the opposing team's “Nexus” just like in League of Legends, 

Each League of Legends: Wild Rift match is discrete as we have champions starting unseemingly weak but increasing in strength by accumulating items and experience in the game. A game worth playing.

Excellence Chukwuma Chukwunaedu

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