Best Android games 2014
Looking for the best Android games to download from the Google Play store? Whether you've picked up a new Nexus, Samsung Galaxy or you're rocking a handset from HTC or Sony, here's a run down of the best games you can download for your slick and sleek device.
Google may have joined the app party well after Apple, but Google Play has grown tremendously since its days as Android Market, having hit the 1 million apps mark back in 2013. It now stands as the mobile marketplace with the most apps on board.
A large chunk of those apps are games, meaning that like the App Store before it, hunting through the vast array of titles on offer to find the gems you'll enjoy playing is a time consuming task. Which is why we've decided to do it for you.
Over the next ten pages are the ten Android games we think are a must buy, bringing your handset to life and enabling you to miss buses, cancel appointments and isolate yourself from your loved ones with complete abandon.
If you want to read about a specific game, use our quick jump links:
Thomas Was Alone by Bossa Studios
Boom Beach by Supercell
Threes by Sirvo
Dumb Ways to Die by Metro Trains
Monument Valley by ustwo
Desert Golfing by Captain Games
Hitman Go by Square Enix
The Room Two by Fireproof Studios
Wayward Souls by Noodlecake Studios
Disco Zoo by Nimblebit Studios