Dawn of Steel from publisher Flare Games is a mobile strategy mech-based game, and the basic elements are familiar to gamers: construct a base, raise your army, attack the enemy to get resources and strengthen your base. However, this RTS game does bring some unique features to the table that make it a good game.
Clicker Heroes from R2 Games belongs in the category of clickers, those casual games you can play with one finger and a few taps here and there. The game has been around for a while and first became popular on Steam, and now it’s now available on mobile. From the looks of it, the transition for this character building clicker game is pretty smooth.
Final Fantasy Record Keeper from DeNA is just the latest in the Final Fantasy games to appear on mobile, but if you’re a fan of the series you’ll want to add this to your collection. Free to play on Android and iOS, it’s a typical crossover where you create a team from the characters in the Final Fantasy I to XIII games.
Skylanders Lost Islands from Activision brings the popular Skylanders to the iOS, and while it is meant for kids there’s something here for adults as well. If you’re familiar with the Skylanders franchise you will enjoy it, and even if you’re not, it’s a good introduction.
The Bot Squad: Puzzle Battles from Ubisoft is at its heart a tower defense game, but the way it’s set up and played makes it feel very different. If you like TD games but looking for something new, this could be what you were hoping to find. Think of it as a game that keeps everything you like about tower defense while adding sweet new elements to make the play that much more interesting.
Heroes Charge from developer uCool is a very cool game, and the best way to describe it is that it’s a combination of MOBA (multiplayer online battle arena) and an RPG. While it’s not the first of its kind, this is certainly one of the largest with more than 50 heroes to choose from, and that’s just for starters.
Seabeard is a game from Backflip Studios that has a little bit of everything; action, strategy, adventure, resource gathering. It takes place on a pirate island where you collect resources and go on quests along the way; all while restoring the island’s former glory. While the premise sounds easy, the game has more than a few challenges in store just for you.