What are 5 of the most popular Android games ever? The question is debatable. However, if you look at downloads and how these games have captured popular imagination, a few names stand out. We take a look at 5 most popular Android Games ever. You must have played one or more of these games some time or the other.
Subway Surfers (1 billion downloads)
With a mammoth 1 billion downloads, Subway Surfers is surely one of the most popular games ever. It is an endless runner mobile game. Players are in the role of young graffiti artist Bob. He is caught by the police and is on a run from him with his dog. As they run they grab hold of coins. At the same time they also dodge trains and other obstacles. Bob can also jump on the top of stationary or moving trains. The game ends when the policeman catches up with them.
Candy Cush Saga (500M+ downloads)
This is a simple game where players need to swap candies in such a way that there are 3 or more of the same colour. Once that is done, these candies are eliminated and replaced with new ones. If the player matches 4 or more candies they get boosts with higher power that clear the board. The players have various goals. These need to be completed within a certain time or within a certain number of moves. The simplicity and addictiveness of the game makes it one of the most popular Android games ever.
Temple Run 2 (500 M+ downloads)
This one is another endless running video game and a sequel to Temple Run. There is no end to the game, but a player can run further and earn more points. The game stops when the character collides with an obstacle, falls into the water or is overtaken by the monster.
The protagonist needs to run from a monster and dodge several obstacles on the way. Players can choose between several characters when starting the game. Some of them are unlocked with coins while some can be bought with money.
Angry Birds Classic (100M+ downloads)
In this very popular video game which also inspired a movie, pigs are the enemies of the birds. Players use a slingshot to launch birds at pigs that are placed in different structures. The idea is to destroy all the pigs. As the player moves through stages, new types of birds with special powers become available. The game has been touted as the one of the ‘largest mobile app successes the world has seen so far’ and is surely one of the most popular Android games.
Clash of Clans (100 M+ downloads)
In this online strategy multiplayer game players belonging to different communities or clans can train troops and attack other clans. Players need to build and strengthen their troops, build an army and attack and defeat their opponents. The aim for a player is to earn the most trophies. You can earn trophies by attacking some other village successfully or by defending an attack. As you earn more trophies you climb in rank and get to play with those with equal or greater skill. The goal is to reach the top.
Here was a look at some of the most popular Android games ever. These games are so popular because they have caught the fancy of gamers.
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