Hundreds of great games arrive in the Play Store each month. Some are from big name gaming studios, others are from small indie developers. It can be hard to keep up with them all. Here is our list of some of the best games to launch in the last month. Check it out and you may just find your new favorite game.
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Arkanoid and Space Invaders are two of the most classic arcade games. This game combines the exciting shoot ‘em up and block breaking game plays in one game. Reflect the invader’s bullets right back at them. Gather energy and trigger Attack Mode to destroy your enemies.
Beholder takes place in a grim dystopian future. The State has appointed you to spy on your tenants. Your job is to bug their apartments while they’re away, search their belongings for whatever can threaten the authority of the State, and profile them for your superiors.
Bit Heroes is styled like the classic RPG games. Collect and craft thousands of pieces of loot to increase your power. Build your team by capturing monsters and bosses to fight at your side in old-school turn-based combat.
Chrome Squad is billed as an “8-bit love letter to the Power Rangers.” It’s an RPG about five stunt actors who decide to start their own Power Rangers-inspired TV show. Cast actors, purchase equipment and upgrades for your studio, craft weapons and giant Mechas out of cardboard and duct tape.
As Dungeon Inc’s new Gold Production Manager, you must maximize profits by any means necessary. Nothing is too devious to consider if it works. Build your dungeon deeper, expand into new environments, and recruit mischievous monsters.
Family Feud Live features 4 game modes to choose from. You can do 1 on 1 classic feud, Fast Money rounds, 3 vs 1 tournaments, or pick someone to play in a relaxed game. Win matches to gain experience points and level up.
Race through dense forests, underwater caverns, and pirate ships in search of your kidnapped sister in this epic adventure. Stomp, kick, and slash your enemies with 40 melee weapons and an arsenal of moves.
In this epic space saga. you must accept a contract, pick a ship and dash into space. Show your piloting skills in a broad variety of contract, freelance or boss missions. Fight unrelenting enemies in breath-taking outer space environments.
Enter the Universe of Injustice 2 and unleash the powerful fighting style of your favorite DC Super Heroes and Villains. Injustice 2 delivers brand new characters and tons of exciting new modes. Leverage the all-new Gear System to build and progress your roster like never before.
Karl! is an arcade game that puts you in the role of a Samurai. The simple controls allow you to simply drag your finger to kill your enemies. You can get high scores as your strategy or challenge your friends with Google Play support. It’s easy and fun to play.
In this brutal RPG world, there’s a boy who was destined to be a warrior but hasn’t grown due to a lack of experience. Now, he is called by destiny and must awaken the legendary power of “Maktar.”
Lode Runner 1 is a simple game with controls optimized for phones. Run, climb, and blast your way through over 300 new stages. Build and share your own stages with the Stage Editor. Challenge players from around the world in Championship mode.
No Stick Shooter is a fresh take on the classic retro-arcade shooters we all know and love. Featuring 30 levels of non-stop mayhem, a huge variety of enemies, strategic weaponry, and a unique control scheme, No Stick Shooter is packed full of explosive fun.
Old Man’s Journey is a soul-searching puzzle adventure game about life’s precious moments, broken dreams, and changed plans. Entrenched in a beautifully sunkissed and handcrafted world, embark on a heartfelt journey interwoven with lighthearted and pressure-free puzzle solving.
This is a horror game that will test your courage. Turn off the light and take your headset. But be careful, only your vigilance can help you to escape from the paws of the horror that is happening here.
Magikarp Jump is a new game from The Pokemon Company all about the weakest Pokemon. The goal of this simple game is to train your Magikarp to be the best. Tap the food that appears on the screen to feed your Magikarp, or have it complete training to increase its Jump Power.
In Pug’s Quest, you will control a handsome pug on his adventure to save his friends who have been dog-napped. You must hop around these dangerous rooms, solving puzzles and collecting treats while trying to find them.
Really Bad Chess is just like chess, but with totally random pieces. Every game has a new combination of pieces. One game you might be lucky and get multiple Queens, the next game you might be stuck with too many pawns. Play with the pieces you’re dealt.
REDDEN tells the tales of forgotten tools using their own voices. Become an arrow, kunai, and bullet from across the centuries and turn common items into heroes of legend. The amazing stories of these everyday tools are about to unfold.
Shadow Warrior Classic Redux is the definitive version of the cult classic shooter. Corporations rule every facet of life in a near-future Japan and employ Shadow Warriors, one-man armies of unparalleled skill, to protect their power and forcefully remove all opposition.
Super Flip is a fun and fast-paced arcade game where you have to match shapes and colors. Bundled with a lot of themes and a colorful style, it tests your fast fingers skills. Suitable for any ages, Super Flip is a perfect brain workout and a very addictive game.
The Layered Forest is a 2D turn based RPG where you take control of a sorcerer who journeys to the center of a large forest that has mysteriously taken over a large part of the country. The game takes place in a fantasy world filled with all kinds of unique monsters.
Timber Tennis is an arcade tennis game featuring the characters from Timberman. Upgrade your skills, use super-shots, watch out for specials. Unlock all characters, balls and finally compete in local multiplayer with your friends.
This game is about two doctors traversing backwards through a dying man’s memories to artificially fulfill his last wish. This particular story follows their attempt to fulfill the dream of an elderly man, Johnny. With each step back in time, a new fragment of Johnny’s past is revealed.
Yesterday! is a 3D Puzzle Game about the philosophy of love and encounter. The core gameplay of Yesterday! is based on the magic cube. It tells a story of ‘finding him’ from a girl’s perspective.
Experience the power of an AC-130 aircraft and annihilate zombies in this intense shooter. With a devastating apocalypse having broken out, defend humanity from the skies while building a shelter on the ground to keep out the undead.
Weekly Game Round-Up
Best of the Best
The Google Play Store has hundreds of thousands of great games to choose from. This list only scratches the surface. We’ve published numerous lists to highlight some of our favorites. Check out the lists below to explore even more!
- 100 Best Android Apps
- Best Android Games for 2 Players
- Best Android Games for Killing Time
- Most Addictive Android Games of 2015
- Reader-voted best apps