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Best Android Games

As Android devices are constantly growing in popularity, the amount of apps available for the platform has risen substantially, which means more and more Android games are being developed every day. The below information is merely a handful of the best, and our favourite paid Android games available from the countless games that can be found on the Android market. This page is a work in progress and will be updated over the coming weeks and months, adding new and interesting paid Android games with something for everyone.

The Room

What would you say to a game app that never takes you out of a single room where you're all by yourself? The concept may sound as if it would become tiring fast, but in The Room, the idea is brought to life in a way that's so intriguing, it's allowed the Android game to become truly one of the best Android games on the marketplace.

In The Room, you're inside of a room that is filled with a number of mysterious cabinets. You operate the camera and choose one to explore. Look through every nook and cranny to discover secrets and reveal puzzles that you must solve to move on. Challenging enough to provide hours of entertainment, this is one of those Android games that you simply can't rush. It's a favourite among puzzle apps and is available for just $.99, making it a real bargain.

The Room is available at Google Play and Amazon, along with all major Android app stores.

The Banner Saga

Do you have what it takes to survive in the world of the Vikings? The Banner Saga will allow you to find out! One of the most popular role-playing game apps of the moment, this app immerses you in a world where you must come up with the right strategy to choose enemies, recruit allies and keep your caravan safe as you travel over treacherous landscapes all to the tune of a masterfully composed soundtrack.

In terms of unique graphics in game apps, Banner Saga is one of the Best Android games, as it has the look of a classic Disney film. A straight single purchase choice of game apps, the story has received a multitude of awards from top publications. There are 25 different characters to play and seven different classes to master, making this game a steal for its price and one of the best values when it comes to Android games.

The Banner Saga is available at Google Play and Amazon, along with all major Android app stores.

The Cave

What will you find in The Cave? Assemble your team of three explorers and delve into one of the best Android games for those who love adventure and puzzle type game apps. This Android game was created by Ron Gilbert who gained fame in the 1980s for computer games like Maniac Mansion and promises hours of fun and adventure for those willing to travel under the earth and go exploring.

Part of what's making The Cave one of the most popular Android games available on Google Play at the moment is the fact that you can replay the app again and again and continue having new adventures. The game has a total of seven playable characters, and each one has his or her own personality and agenda. Different combinations affect the story in different ways, making this one of the best value apps for those who want to make the most out of a single download.

The Cave is available at Google Play and Amazon, along with all major Android app stores.

Shadowrun: Dragonfall

Always dreamed of exploring a futuristic world where it's become hard to tell man from machine? Shadowrun: Dragonfall is a game app that will transport you to a world unlike any other. Truly one of the best Android games for cyberpunk aficionados, this app has recently been released with additional content in a new Director's Cut. The storyline takes roughly 20 hours to unfold, making it one of the lengthier Android games on the market and perfect for those who want to get their money's worth.

With Shadowrun: Dragonfall, you'll get to try out more than 200 weapons and complete 17 different missions. You control an entire team and can learn to master a number of different classes. One of the more affordable game apps of its kind, the app gives you the chance to become the hero of Berlin and save the future. But are you up for the challenge?

Shadowrun Dragonfall is available at Google Play, along with all major Android app stores.

Hitman: Sniper

The PC game Hitman: Sniper has gotten new life as one of the best Android games for those who enjoy classic spy game scenarios. Although the game is considered a remake, it isn't just a copy; the Android game includes 150 missions that tell a different story than the original. As a result this is one of those Android games that appeals to seasoned gamers and younger gamers as well.

During Hitman: Sniper, you take on the role of a sniper assassin who has to seek out targets, complete jobs and assemble weapon parts along the way. Even after you've finished all 150 missions, you can continue to replay the app to uncover new treasures and learn more about the story. Like other Android game apps, Hitman: Sniper also allows you to compete against friends to see who can get the top score.

Hitman: Sniper is available at Google Play, along with all major Android app stores.


You wake up alone in the woods in a black and white world with only one thing in mind--you must find your sister. Your search for her will lead you through a gritty, dark world, where there are dangers around every corner. You're in Limbo, one of the best Android games available on the marketplace, and you're in for hours of fun.

Considered one of the top Android games out right now due to its unique graphics inspired by silent films, Limbo was previously available for various gaming systems and computers. The Android game will be enjoyable for people who are new to Limbo and those who have played it before. The action combines the exploration of adventure game apps with the problem solving of puzzle apps, giving it broad appeal. The app costs $4.99 to download, and there is a free demo version available to try before you buy.

Limbo is available at Google Play and Amazon, along with all major Android app stores.

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

5 years after escaping the pressure of life in Los Santos, San Andreas, a city rife with drug dealers, gangbangers and corruption, Carl Johnson has to return to his home town after the tragic news of his mother's murder. It's now the early 90's and Carl's homecoming reveals his family has fallen into despair and his childhood friends are railroading towards disaster. To add to Carl's problems, upon his return to the neighbourhood he's framed for murder by a couple of corrupt cops.

Your character is controlled in a third person view and you can walk, run, drive a car or ride a bike. You can either roam around freely or choose one of the missions in the game. As you progress through the game, you'll level up certain abilities, such as swimming, cycling, combat, etc. The Grand Theft Auto series is arguably one of the best ever, and as for the mobile port, Rockstar has done a good job of adapting this game for the small screen.

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is available at Google Play and Amazon, along with all major Android app stores.

Star Command

Looking for Android games that are truly out of this world? Star Command is one that is sure to have you blasting off for hours of fun. One of the best Android games for those who like strategy type scenarios, this app allows you to become a Star Commander. You build your ship, assemble your crew, train them and then venture through the universe, making discoveries and doing battle. Although this is a highly advanced apps design, it has a pixelated look that gives it a fun retro feel that adds to its appeal.

Backed by a great story, Star Command is one of those game apps that can be enjoyed by people of a variety of ages. It is a good buy in that its price is much lower than that of many other apps, yet it provides hours of game play excitement with long-term progression that keeps things exciting and fresh each time you play.

Star Command is available at Google Play and Amazon, along with all major Android app stores.

Let Us Know

This above information is a work in progress and we know there are many more games to be added. If you have a favourite paid Android game of your own, let us now in the comments below. If we think your game is worthy we will gladly add it to our list.

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