Google updates Android Excellence apps and games selection for Q1 2018

Google has updated its quarterly selection of the best Android experiences—both apps and games—for Q1 2018. The Android Excellence collection highlights the apps and games that deliver the best user experiences on Android, make use of the platform’s stand-outfeatures, have great design, technical performance, localization, and device optimization.

Best of all, in order to make the list, an app or a game doesn’t have to be popular, or sell a lot, but rather have stand-out qualities, such as the ones mentioned above. 22 new apps and 16  new games …


These paid Android games are now free for a limited time, grab them while you can!

Looking for some neat new games to play on your Android smartphone? If that’s the case, you might be pleased to hear that several titles that are usually paid are now available for free on Google Play.

This collection features several different genres, so we’ve made sure to include a video (where available) or gameplay image and a description below each title in order to aid you in the selection process.

Also, make sure to check out the end of sale times for each game below the respective download link. At the time of writing (January 8th), some of these titles only have a few hours …

Here's all the games that support 120Hz on the Razer Phone

One of the biggest selling points of the Razer Phone is its “UltraMotion” display, which may not be the brightest one out there, or the most colorful, but it’s capable of running at a refresh rate of 120Hz. This is a boon for gamers, in theory at least. However, in reality, the benefits of the high refresh rate display are lost on games that are not optimized for running at 120Hz.

In fact, when the Razer Phone launched, there was a mere 10 or so games that supported the tech. Fortunately, however, this has changed over the few months since the phone’s launch, …

These paid Android games are now free for a limited time, grab them while you can!

Looking for some neat new games to play on your Android smartphone? If that’s the case, you might be pleased to hear that several titles that are usually paid are now available for free on Google Play.

This collection features several different genres, so we’ve made sure to include a video (where available) or gameplay image and a description below each title in order to aid you in the selection process.

Also, make sure to check out the end of sale times for each game below the respective download link. At the time of writing (January 2nd), some of these …

These paid Android games are now free for a limited time, grab them while you can!

Looking for some neat new games to play on your Android smartphone? If that’s the case, you might be pleased to hear that several titles that are usually paid are now available for free on Google Play.

This collection features several different genres, so we’ve made sure to include a video (where available) or gameplay image and a description below each title in order to aid you in the selection process.

Also, make sure to check out the end of sale times for each game below the respective download link. At the time of writing (December 29th), some of …

17 most memorable mobile games of 2017

As 2017 is winding down to a close, we take a look back at 17 of the most memorable iPhone and Android games of 2017.
The mobile game arena is a vast space and there are hundreds of great games, so it’s hard to pick the very best ones as you risk to make a mile-long list or simply not including a lot of titles. So rather than trying to figure out the very best, we have summed up the 17 most memorable games from a slightly subjective point of view.
What is not subjective about these games is their quality: all of them …

Have you tried these Microsoft games on your Android phone?


If you own an Android smartphone, you’re likely aware of the
fact that Microsoft has made many of its apps available on Android – from
obvious titles like Skype, Word, or Outlook, to experimental applications like Hyperlapse
or Microsoft Selfie. 
But did you know that Microsoft also offers a few Android
games? These games are appreciated by those who’ve already played them, so we
thought everyone should know about them. Check them out below!

 

Microsoft Solitaire Collection 

Download on Google Play 

(free, with ads and in-app
purchases)

 

One …

Finding comfort in games after the terrible, horrible, no-good year of 2017

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2017, with its natural disasters, human disasters, and all around horrible undercurrent that continuously barraged us with bad news and situations that sometimes seemed too difficult to bear, was a real fuckin’ doozy.

In times like these, the world becomes a bit too difficult to deal with 24/7, and we need to slip away into something that can grab our attention, wash away all the reminders of the outside world for a few hours and make us feel calm.

In many ways, video games are great escapes from the real world. They require our full attention, making us watch, listen, interact, and solve problems, demanding our focus while the Earth, somehow, keeps spinning. Read more…

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Google's 12 Days of Play bonanza brings deals on the best Android apps and games for 2017

Google always has surprises for us in its Play Store when the holidays are near, and this year is no exception. The search giant just announced its 12 days of Play undertaking, which bring Android device owners deals on many apps, music, books, movies, and TV shows. 
There are 99 cents movie or series rentals, or up to 80% discounts on poopular games like Minecraft Story Mode season 2, Need for Speed Most Wanted, and even FRAMED 2. 
That’s on top of what game devs have already introduced as holiday extras …

6 of the best MMO games for iOS and Android (December 2017)

MMO games for mobile devices have become increasingly attractive over the last few years. A big reason for this popularity spike is the fact that nowadays, developers can create much larger and immersive projects due to the advanced hardware present in modern phones and tablets.

Not sure what “MMO” games are? Well, let us explain. MMO is an acronym for “Massively Multiplayer Online”, meaning that these titles always put you in an environment where you have to interact with many other players. You can gather up in parties and guilds, go raid …