Wonder no more! Here is a great list of 25 best free android games of all time.
Putting the best free android games in a list was not an easy task. There are plenty of Android games you can enjoy at no cost and they are fantastic. Lucky us Android users, some of the hottest titles from top developers are available on play store as a free download while our fellow iOS users and other mobile platform users have to pay for them. Yeah, we can live with sponsored ads, and if necessary then we can just upgrade to the premium version.
While we have all played one android game or two, I am sure that we agree that all Android games are not equal. Some are more entertaining and captivating than others. Well, that’s why I am here. I have compiled a list of the best free android games that will never disappoint you in your quest for adventure and a gaming experience. Read on.
Let’s grab the 25 best free Android Games of all time that every Android owner should download and install on their phone/tablet.
1. Pokémon Go
You know it’s good when it becomes an almost instant internet hit. That’s exactly what happened with Pokémon Go. In this game, you get to catch Pokémon in a real world, restock on items by hitting poke stops and fit it out for gyms among other things. It was released in July 2016 and is arguably the game of this year. Download Pokémon GO (Free)
2. Angry Birds
This is one of the most exciting, free games ever produced for the Android platform. It involves helping some outraged birds to recover their eggs from some bad piggies. You must fire these birds from a catapult at the piggies’ fortresses. The survival of birds is in danger because the evil pigs have stolen the eggs and you have to stop this slaughter. Help the birds and destroy the pig’s defense, using the unique powers of each bird. In this way, they can regain their stolen eggs. You need logic, skill, and force to solve each level of the game.
If you loved Dead Trigger 3, it is likely that you loved Unkilled even more. It is said to be the best zombie shooting game right now. It comprises more than 300 missions to complete, fights to complete, weapons that you can upgrade with in-app purchases or unlocking, great graphics and much more. Download Unkilled (Free)
4. Hearthstone Heroes of Warcraft
Before there was Pokémon, there was Hearthstone. It was released in late 2014. The idea is to build a deck using cards that you have collected, then duel other players using that. You can play the game offline, but pretty much of it is played online. Download Hearthstone (Free)
5. Fallout Shelter
This game is on this list for those who love games that keep them engrossed. As the name suggests, it is about creating a shelter after a fallout, which is a nuclear apocalypse. Among the activities that you would be involved in include: build a fallout shelter, populate it with survivors, protect it from enemies, send out the survivors to find resources like food after carefully weighing the dangers involved, make babies, among many other activities. The best thing about it is that it can keep you interested for months on end. It was released in 2015. Download Fallout Shelter (Free)
6. Temple Run
Temple Run is the most thrilling and fun running game for Android, where you have to run as quickly as possible to get away from the evil spirits while gaining the greatest possible number of points. Swipe your finger to turn left – right, jump and slide to avoid obstacles. Maybe all of your friends are already playing Temple Run for android – can beat their record? I must say that the reason that this game is on this list is that it always gives you an adrenaline rush. Having to run away from a growling beast in the sky keeps one on the edge of their seat. You have to jump over or crawl under several obstacles as you collect coins and power-ups. There are several levels in this game.
This game has a 4.5/5 star rating on Google Play store after reviews by more than 4 million reviewers. Gameloft has surely done it for the lovers of speed. In addition to having souped up cars, they can also perform crazy stunts like never before. If you have ever wondered if a race car can flip through the air, then this is the game for you. Players say that the match also has amazing graphics and they say that the cars are amazing too. Download Asphalt 8 (Free)
8. Wire diffuser
How well do you perform under pressure? Test your mettle by trying to disarm these bombs on a clock. You also have to do it super accurately because one wrong move ticks off the bomb. It’s funny how BulkyPix Arcade tells you to keep calm and save the world while the game makes you nothing but calm! Download Wire diffuser (Free)
9. Flappy Bird
Even though this game is not available on Play store anymore, it has to feature on this list because it was a hit! Who thought that maneuvering a bird through tight spaces through posts can be so addictive? Well, I also thought it was absurd until I tried to play flappy bird. This game keeps so glued to your screen till you wish that you were a bird. It was so addictive that its developer decided to pull it down from Play store. Just imagine that! Download Flappy Bird (Free)
10. Drag Racing
Drag Racing is a 3D car racing game for Android in which you have the opportunity to drive more than 50 officially licensed cars. Here you just need to try to reach the finish line faster than the opponent, and also have the opportunity to play online against people around the world. Stepping on the gas and racing to the finish line does not get better than cruising down the race track in a licensed vehicle. There is a variety of good cars to choose from to make your racing experience even better. For participation in the races, you can earn money and respect points that you can spend on new cars and tunings to upgrade to even better rides. How cool is that?
Pac-man is probably the oldest game on this list. That tells you that there must be something right with it for it to have been around for so long. Pac-man 256 is the same old ‘mouth’ swallowing dots and being followed around by ghosts. However, there is a little twist in this one with some of the dots being power-ups. Download Pac-man 256 (Free)
12. Clash Royale
If you are a lover of card games, then you have come across Clash Royale. This is a game whereby you collect cards with various powers that feature clan characters then you use them to challenge the other Royals to a duel. Download Clash Royale (Free)
13. Triple Town
Triple Town is a strategy game for Android in which your goal is to build the best city on a board where you will have to combine three or more different elements to create new objects, putting three pieces of grass together will create a bush, join three bushes to make a tree, with three trees you can make a house, and so on. It’s a good time killer game for you, if you have many hours to spend.
How does getting congratulated for close calls on traffic feel like? If you are the adrenaline junkie who loves that, then this game is for you. You use your device as a steering wheel and unlock more levels when you complete a circuit. Download Traffic Rider (Free)
Do you remember how you were joining dots on preschool? Well, if you don’t you really should try to because this game is all about that. You have to join a prescribed number of dots within the limit of the number of moves. Download TwoDots (Free)
16. Fruit Ninja Free
This game must be on this list because it is simply addictive. Slicing fruits does not get more exciting than cutting fruit that falls a screen. The fact that it is so straightforward and addictive makes it be loved by everyone irrespective of age, race or any other division. Fruit Ninja is one of the most successful casual game on Android platform. There are three action-packed gameplay modes to play: Classic, Zen and the amazing Arcade mode. With its beautiful graphics, simple and addictive gameplay, Fruit Ninja is a fun game for all ages.
Do you love Scrabble? This is its clone. It lets you play against friends by ranking you against them. It also shows you the longest word that you have created so far. You earn and awards for all your winnings to boost your morale even further. It also comes in a variety of languages for all you linguists. Download Words with Friends (Free)
18. Hill Climb Racing
Hill Climb Racing is a physics based driving game and the protagonist of the game Newton Bill, the young aspiring uphill racer, will not rest until he has conquered the highest hills up on the moon. This game is about beating the hills in a climbing race. Help him to complete his missions. Of course, there is something for the lovers of physics too. You have to use your intelligence as you apply the brakes and throttle to avoid obstacles, gullies, and slopes. That’s where the physics comes in. By the way, you can collect the fuel tanks to increase your chance to go further, and also coins, essential to improve the car.
With this one, you are shown an icon, and you have to guess what it is. It could be a cartoon, movie character, place or whatever else. The game is fun, addictive and very informative. It is a good way to sharpen your wits by gathering a few facts during your idle time. Download Icomania (Free)
20. Heroes of Order & Chaos
Heroes of Order & Chaos is a MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena) game where players face off in arenas with special warriors, called heroes. Each hero has unique abilities and teamwork will be essential to victory. Your mission is to form a group with other players to explore the map, ambushing opponents, follow the best strategies to win battles.
How does racing down the hill on track in a tetra pack milk carton sound like? It may seem absurd for now but don’t judge until you have played the game. Well, you get to upgrade the cart as you continue, so you don’t have to worry about the tetra-pack kart. You also get to you can also shoot stuff at the opponents as you go. Download Angry birds go! (Free)
22. Cut the Rope FULL FREE
Cut The Rope is a very popular game on the Android platform, in which your job is to feed candy to a little monster named Om Nom. You need to cut the ropes that hold the candy to feed the monster that is in the bottom of the screen. Collect gold stars, discover hidden prizes and unlock exciting new levels in this addictively fun game for Android.
Almost everyone loves to be challenged in a trivia game. This one has a myriad of categories with new ones being added on a daily basis. It tests your wits while keeping you thoroughly entertained. Try it today. Download QuizUp (Free)
24. DEAD TRIGGER 2
Dead Trigger 2 is a first person shooter game for Android where you will have to survive against a zombie apocalypse. The game has a new virtual controls system that suits the tastes of players accustomed to the touch screen or the traditional gamepad of video game consoles. You can play with other players around the world in real time to survive the zombie attacks.
Plants vs. Zombies 2 is a tower defense game, in which you need to use your head and build up a solid defense to destroy threats that attack in waves. This is not the usual tower defense that you have been playing in other tower defense Android games. In this game the tower is your backyard, the enemies are undead, and weapons are plants that shoot seeds, serve as a barrier and exploding all around. Your army is as good as your plants! You charge them for plant food. You can unlock a Zen garden on which you can plant your shoots after defeating the zombies. This was rated as one of the best games of 2013 on Google Play.
You know that a game is good when it has been given a 4.7/5 rating by over 5 million reviewers and about 600 million players. You get to create beautiful musical rhythms from tiles that fall your screen by clicking on only the black tiles. You can create music with others by playing the multiplayer version in Hall mode. Download Piano Tiles 2 (Free)
27. Zynga Poker – Texas Holdem
Online poker room with real people from around the world. Play with real opponents in Facebook, iPhone and Android. You can choose a table of 5 or 9-person table with blinds up to a million chips or compete in Sit-N-Go tournaments, play with more than 9 million people and win up to 1 million chips in the daily lottery!
This one is all about tapping. Tap to move, tap to level up, tap to fight, etc. It is in pixilated view which makes it even more fun if you ask me. You can hunt for treasure, take your hero on quests and even take on bosses. Download RPG Clicker (Free)
29. DEER HUNTER 2016
Deer Hunter 2014 is the continuation of a realistic and beautiful hunting simulation game, in which you will get the opportunity to hunt the most exotic animals of the world. The game supports both single player and online, where you can pass locations along with your friends, helping each other to perform the hunting job.
How did you like trying to avoid trains and traffic as a chicken or some other character? I am sure that you must have liked it. Disney Cross Road is the same concept but this time you unlock characters who are Disney favorites throughout the years. Download Disney Cross Road (Free)
31. Smash Hit
Did you play marbles as a kid? Here is your opportunity to play the game that you loved so much again. In this game, you have to hit a series of glass targets without missing. There are also power-ups and refill marbles now and then. If you can successfully hit all the marble refills, you will be able to shoot out several balls at once. Download Smash Hit (Free)
32. Crime City (Action RPG)
Crime City is an action RPG game where you have to build your criminal empire and kill all your enemies to rise in the ranks of the mafia and take over the entire city. Earn respects, buy properties and have fun with this social game. Become the toughest mafia boss in Crime City, one of the top free games on Android.
If you love shooting games, then this one is for you. You can play either as a single player or in multiplayer mode. Word of advice, though, start off as a single player then when you have mastered all the weapons and skills, you can challenge others. Download Modern Combat (Free)
34. Flow Free
A simple and fun game of puzzle where you have to unite the colored dots on the screen, without crossing lines together and filling the entire grid. Download Flow (Free)
This is a multiplayer game that happens in real time. The strategy is to control the ocean by controlling as many outposts and factories as possible. Thos helps you to generate more submarines so that you can control more outposts. Each game challenge is carried out over the course of one week. Download Subterfuge (Free)
36. Tower Defense
Tower Defense is the best free Tower Defense game for Android. Your mission is to get resources and build defense towers to protect what is yours and survives for long. Download Tower Defense (Free)
37. Cut the rope: Magic
Move over Angry Birds! Cut the rope has taken over. Frankly, this is the most entertaining way to waste time currently. You have to feed Om Nom, the little monster at the bottom of the screen, with candies that are hanging by ropes. The game hence derives its name from that. Download Cut the rope: Magic (Free)
38. Strikefleet Omega
Command the last efforts of humanity in their quest to survive a terrible alien invasion. You are charged with a desperate mission to find the Hive Queen and stop her before she obliterates the remaining colonies. Strikefleet Omega is a nice strategy game with stunning graphics and gameplay that will leave you totally crazed with so many enemy attacks.
Traffic Racer is an amazing endless arcade racing game where you have to drive your car through highway traffic, as fast as possible to cover the distance and the maximum to achieve the highest score. The better your performance during the race, the more money you earn at the end and the money will let you upgrade cars and buy new ones.
Play Carrom 3D that brings the gameplay as close as possible to real game. Play aginst the computer or challenge your friends using the same phone or another phone through WIFI or Bluetooth. Play Carrom in different styles in 3D, Time Trial, Challenge Mode and 2 Player Mode.
8 Ball Pool is the world’s number 1 online pool game for Android.Compete with the players from around the world and meet to wager virtual money. You can log in using Facebook, with your Miniclip account or play as a guest.
Candy Crush Saga is an amazing puzzle game, the same “class” of Bejeweled but has characteristics that make it unique with social brushstrokes. Candy Crush Saga brings over 400 levels of increasing difficulty. The numbers for this game are just staggering. Over 16 million reviews and up to a billion downloads! This is the game that gives you a sugar rush! In this game, you have to match candies to move on to the next level. Some matchups give you super powers that come in handy to help you progress to the next level quicker. You are also on an adventure route as you do all this. This is the game for all you with a sweet tooth!
As you know that a top sniper can fight by himself aginst a whole army! The game top sniper shooting brings you the opportunity to become the best sniper shooter. Shoot all the terrorists, who appear in front of you. Try to kill your opponents before they defeat you.
Dots & Co is a free to play puzzle game that might keep you glued to the phone for hours. This addictive puzzle game asks you to connect dots of the same color. Connect dots as much as possible to clear off the board. This minimalistic game got 155 levels, and there should be more in upcoming updates.
SpeedMoto is a racing game where you have to control a motorcycle using the tip of your finger and collect coins of gold in the street. The game has excellent graphics and the controls are simple but dangerously addictive.
From Action games to puzzle games that keep your mind engaged to secure relaxing games, the list above has something for everyone. I don’t know about you, but for me, these games always get me excited every time that I play them. What’s more, they are free! Well, some have in-app purchases, but you can always control that on your device. If you haven’t played them yet, this is your time to rush to the play store, download and play away!
We know there are many more games for android should have included in this list and based on personal preference you may not agree with the list. So we ask you to add your list of best free android games in the comment section and let the world know about your favorite games on Android phone or tablet.