There are so many games in the Google Play Store it can be tricky to know where to start. To help, here's our pick of the best games for your Androidsmartphone or tablet.
You can play for five minutes, five hours, or anything in between. However, we know you don't always have time to delve into an in-depth RPG, so for your convenience we have split this list into three handy categories, and then broken those up by genre.
The best Android games for: standing at the bus stop
These games are best played in short five to ten minute bursts. Perfect for killing time when you're waiting for a bus.
For those craving an off-season Ashes or IPL fix, this cricket sim is perfect. Featuring simple yet compelling gameplay and a slew of licensed teams, this game is more insanely addictive than Flintoff’s personality.
For reasons nobody can quite understand, what started out as an Internet joke somehow became one of the most anticipated indie releases of 2014, and has now landed on Android. Play as a goat and wreck as much stuff as possible in this deliberately buggy, shriekingly insane, fantastic mess of a game.
One of the first shock-value games, this Android port of the 90’s PC racer gleefully trumpets the fact that it was “BANNED AROUND THE WORLD”. Mow down pedestrians and fellow drivers alike in this bad-taste nostalgia-fest.
The original 2D warfare game, Worms has personality for days. The turn-based style suits mobile gaming perfectly, and it’s always fun naming your worms after famous people and blowing the hell out of them.