Most Downloaded Android Games of All Time
Mobile gaming has come a long way since the release of the first iPhone in 2007. While iOS and Android both offer a wide range of gaming options, the latter has become the dominant platform for mobile gaming. With an estimated 2.5 billion active Android users in the world, there’s no denying the popularity of Android games.
But which ones are the most downloaded games of all time? Let’s take a look.
- Subway Surfers
Starting off our list is Subway Surfers. Released in May 2012, this endless runner game has been downloaded more than 1 billion times on the Google Play Store alone. Players dodge obstacles and collect coins and power-ups while running through train tracks and cityscapes, with regular updates introducing new content and challenges.
- Candy Crush Saga
It’s almost impossible to not have heard about Candy Crush Saga at this point. This puzzle game, which involves matching candies of the same color to complete objectives, has been downloaded more than 500 million times since its release in 2012. Despite its simple gameplay, Candy Crush has kept players hooked with its challenging levels and bright, colorful graphics.
- Temple Run 2
Another endless runner game on our list, Temple Run 2 was released in January 2013 and has been downloaded over 500 million times. Players dodge obstacles and collect coins while running through temples and jungles, with special power-ups such as magnets and shields helping the player progress further.
- Clash of Clans
This multiplayer strategy game has been downloaded over 500 million times since its release in August 2012. Players build and upgrade their own villages, train troops, and battle against other players to rise up the ranks and become the ultimate clan leader. Clash of Clans has maintained its popularity with regular updates and events.
- My Talking Tom
This virtual pet game has been downloaded over 500 million times since its release in 2013. Players take care of their own digital cat, feeding, playing, and grooming it to keep it happy and healthy. With a variety of mini-games and customization options, My Talking Tom has kept players coming back for more.