The best video games for mobiles
First, here is why there is a "Games for mobiles
devices" section on a website dedicated to PC games :
mobile phones are small computers which run under operating systems
used by standard computers like for example Windows 8 and which allows
the users to not only call others peoples but also browse the internet,
use instant messaging systems, record videos, take photos, ... and
store them online with the clouds system or on the mobile's
disk. But not only that, it's also possible to play games on mobiles
and benefit from many others interesting functions like the
tools like calculator generally found on computers.
As an example, on my youtube channel, now half my
visitors use their
mobiles phones to watch my videos (the other half use regular
yes, the mobile phones of today are more ultra portable computers than
anything else, hence this mobile section on the "Best-PC-games"
A precision : For the mobile games which are free to play,
some of them contain options to buy goodies and some others get money
by displaying ads.
The game Limbo sets a small boy in a forest. With
no explanation of
what to do or where to go, the player has to slowly move the child
through this other worldly place and makes him avoid the traps and
obstacles which lie in his path. The game is dark and benefits from a
strange, odd but well rendered atmosphere. Note : The game requires at
least an iPhone 4S or any model later than iPad 2, or fifth
generation iPod touch.
The Room 2
The Room 2 is an adventure game for mobiles where
the player has to
escape a boat by resolving enigms like actionning objects in a certain
order, ect ... The game has a great but dark atmosphere and amazing
graphisms for a video game for mobiles.
Baldur's Gate II : Enhanced Edition for mobiles
One of the best games of all time; Baldur's Gate
2, has been ported
to mobile devices can now be played on Ipad, Iphone and Android systems.
Icewind Dale : Enhanced Edition
like Baldur's Gate 2, this other classic PC game
can now be played on mobile devices and particularly on Android and
Ipad but also Windows Phone.
FTL : Faster Than Light
Faster Than Light is an excellent Space Opera and Strategy game
where the player
controls a spaceship's crew and has to make them survive. The game's
mechanisms includes to fight opponents, to collect ressources, repair
the vessel, ... It is a good game and it can even be modded as
indicated on the FTL's official
Badland is a classic platform game where the
player controls a
strange creature. The goal in Badland is just to make your creature
arrives at the end of the levels. It was labelled one of the best games
for mobile devices in 2013.
Crazy Taxi is an excellent racing game initially
published by Sega
on Naomi and Dreamcast systems some years ago and which has been ported
on Ipad devices. In Crazy Taxy, the player chooses to control one of
the Taxi drivers from the game and has to transport his customers to
their destination as fast as possible and if possible by making
loopings, ... (In this case, the customers will give you extra money,
well now you understand the name of this game).
Asphalt 8 is a good racing game which is a little
similar to the famous game "Burnout".
Osmos is a puzzle game where the player controls a
cell which has to
absorb smaller cells to growth but has to avoid cells bigger, otherwise
it gets absorbed. If the player's cell gets absorbed, it's Game Over.
Clash of Clans
Clash of Clans is a strategy game in which the player
has to build his village, expand it, defend it from enemies and lead
his clan to victory. The game is very good but it is not suited for
players who have little patience become many actions require a lots of
time to be accomplished.
Angry Birds is a popular game which can also be played
on PC and in which the player has to use a catapult to propulse birds
into fortresses owned by green pigs who are the enemies of the birds.
The goal here is to make the fortresses crumble on the pigs. It is a
simple but funny game to play.
Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle
Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle is a fighting and strategy
game for Android and IOS systems. The combat system is quite odd but
the animated scenes are excellent, a part of the events are random but
game has quite many characters to obtain and is quite addictive, at
Dragon Ball fans.
Dragon Ball Legends
Dragonball Legends is another fighting and strategy game
for Android. The combat system in this game is more dynamic than in
Dokkan Battle as the player has various moves availables : To use melee
moves and launch blasts, the player has to choose between a cards
selections but it is also possible to click on the enemies to punch and
kick them and also to throw small energy blasts at them. The character
controlled by the player can mov freely and evade attack. The game has
several interesting mods and events : You can play in teams with other
players to participate in some missions, you can join a guild and you
can do duels against other players, in spare fights but also in ranked
fights (which is a very interesting mode to play since in the game, you
have to make your characters progress and create teams of 3 characters
whom you can switch at will during battles. NB: Of course, you can
select only 1 character in your team if you want and some missions even
require that to complete them fully). Dragonball Legends is a free to
Fleet Battle - smuttlewerk
Classic turn by turn fleet battle where you have to find
where your opponent has put his ships.
Its rapid match mode where you fight other players online is quite
funny to play. Fleet Battle is a free to play game.
Chess Prince (Chess Board)
A chess game with progressive difficulty : You start at
Beginner and when you win against the IA, you can then progress to the
next level (Medium, Difficult, Advanced, ect...). The IA is ok : It
makes some big blunders in the lowest difficulty modes and way less in
the more advanced modes. Also, the game has a 2 players mode. As for
the graphics, they are in 3D and very nice.
Mobile phones also have a lots of good board games like
: Checker games, card games (Tarot deck, pocker, Yams, ect...), Goose
game, ect... and there are welcome old Classic PC Games : Like Pacman,
Puyo or Tetris.