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Best Android Games Of 2021

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According to research, there are over 2.7 billion gamers around the globe, and polls show that only 300 million of these do not enjoy playing games on their smartphones. Naturally, since Android dominates the world’s phone market, holding close to a 73% share, the most downloaded apps on the planet are Android game ones. It is worth noting that the ongoing pandemic only accelerated interest in mobile gaming, as the number of people who took up this pastime in 2002 increased by 12% compared to the year prior. Moreover, overall mobile game activity has grown by 75% over the past two years. Thus, let us dive deep and see which titles captivated gamers in 2021.

Pokémon Unite

The Pokémon franchise is a global phenomenon that began in 1996 with the role-playing game Pocket Monsters: Red and Green. Some believe that it is the highest-grossing media franchise of all time since it has spawned several TV shows and countless video game and trading card series. In the summer of 2020, the Pokémon Company and TiMi Studio Group announced that they are planning to release a new multiplayer battle arena title called Pokémon Unite sometime in 2021. The app finally hit Google Play in September 2021, after first debuting on Nintendo Switch in July. Pokémon unite pits two teams of five players in standard time-limited matches. The group that manages to attain the higher score in the allotted timeframe wins the round.

BetMGM

The phrase – top mobile casinos has a massive search volume in Google, which has only accelerated over the past decade thanks to the widespread adoption of high-speed internet. That is so due to multiple US states taking a more liberal approach to online gambling. Google Play now allows apps that feature betting, and the interactive gaming space is entering a new era. BetMGM is leading the charge as one of the top North American brands who are doing their best to grow this industry’s user base by featuring state-of-the-art games to mobile gamblers. The BetMGM app offers advanced online slots and RNG tables games to anyone with a phone from anywhere, at any time. The entertainment level provided by this piece of dedicated software rivals the one found on physical gaming floors.

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PUBG: New State

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile is a battle royale shooter published by Tencent Games and developed by LightSpeed & Quantum Studio. Better known as PUBG, it is one of the most popular mobile games ever, amassing over one billion downloads on the Apple Store and Google Play combined. Estimates put the revenues generated by this title at $6.2 billion. In November 2021, Krafton published New State, the official sequel to Battlegrounds. It uses Unreal Engine 4 and allows up to one hundred players to get deployed on a remote island called TROI, which serves as the app’s main map. New State incorporates high-end rendering technology to provide lighting effects and graphics that mobile gamers have never seen before.

Doctor Who: The Lonely Assassins

Doctor Who is one of Britain’s most famous exports. The character first showed up on TV screens in 1963 on BBC One, grabbing the imaginations of science fiction fanatics. The famous adventured nicknamed – The Time Lord explores the universe via his space ship that can travel through time, the TARDIS, which resembles a blue police box. Developer Kaigan Games OU took up the challenge to bring this legendary character to gamers everywhere through a gothic-like game named the Lonely Assassins. Its plot revolves around a found-phone mystery and builds upon the eerie legacy of the Weeping Angels, first encountered in the story Blink. Lonely Assassins has generally received favorable reviews and has even gotten praise by the most hard-core Doctor Who fans out there.