Free fun for iPhone & Android devices: Here are the 20 best free games for 2018.
Whether on the couch, at the bus stop or while the boss is talking about his vacation: when it comes passing time, mobile games such as Android and iOS games are the best choice. No category is as densely populated in both the App stores as Games, many top titles are completely free to download.
Due to sheer diversity, the selection is difficult. Here we offer our help: We present the top games of the year with regular updates and direct download links at this point. Everything that is currently popular and successful, has high download rates or sets new trends – in short: All games that are really fun can be found here.
Without limiting to specific genres, everyone will find their new favorite game. From tricky puzzle games such as Two Dots on the adventurous Enigma in the setting of the Second World War to funny adventure titles such as King of Thieves or the first-class Beat’em up Shadow Fight 2, there is plenty of variety.
The only thing that all titles have in common is the price: the games are all free. However, this often means that the developers finance themselves through advertising or in-app purchases. This is fine as long as games can be enjoyed without paying. That’s definitely the case with our selection. While in-app purchases often bring playful benefits, they are not required to achieve any level goals.
The best free Android & iOS games for 2018
Nobody can say what will happen in 2018, however, it is certain: it will not be boring. At least not if you follow our game recommendations. Whether battles strategist, brain teaser or skillful finger acrobat, Here everyone gets their money’s worth. Even if you are just looking for a relaxing title after boring work, you will find it here.
You should also check out this previous list of best free Android & iOS games which also includes some amazing evergreen titles.
Charge your battery and throw away your diary, it starts!
Logic games: Linedoku
Brain-jogging for fans of tricky thinking sports: With this app, you will find plenty of varied puzzle games and logic puzzles.
With logic games: Linedoku 11 different puzzle games come for free to the Android device. With around 100 levels per difficulty level and per category, ambitious minded gamers can look forward to hours of tricky entertainment. With number labyrinths, sudoku modifications, block puzzles, and pushers, the vendors score with commendable diversity. You also want to solve rotation patterns, tube puzzles and color patterns – players can switch between all levels at any time. The app is suitable for all ages from primary school, can be relaxed and without time pressure and play with one hand.
The free version of this rather extensive app, unfortunately, annoys often with full-screen advertising. The premium version for currently € 1.19 puts an end to this and proves to be comparatively inexpensive. The puzzle game comes with a total of several thousand levels therefore and with four levels of difficulty, even hard-bitten puzzle professionals can face challenges.
Puzzling until you drop. With around 4500 levels and four levels of difficulty, you can spend many afternoons with this puzzle collection.
With combination games to the luxury villa: Gradually, players build here from a dilapidated dwelling a magnificent dream house together.
In Homescapes Join Austin, a professional butler, who finds a rather dusty property when visiting his parents. Because the professional servant of the house, of course, can not stand idly by, he sets himself immediately to provide shine and order to things. In simple puzzle games with lavish special effects and chain combinations, you will collect bonus points in this game, which can be stuck directly into the rundown dwelling. To replace eaten carpets with magnificent works of art, sweep away dust and dirt from the forgotten kitchen and gradually help the property to new splendor. Apparently, the family history is episodically told. With cleverly staged characters, a fluffy domestic cat and a Facebook interface. In-app purchases promise shortcuts when renovating, but never become a matter of course.
Thanks to elaborate videos, chic and detailed graphics and atmospheric background music, this free title with loving staging score. The relaxed gameplay knows no time limits and is perfect for forgetting the weather on rainy afternoons. The only drawback: Without in-app charging lives takes more time than it should.
An excellently staged game with relaxed gameplay and long-term motivation.
A fast-paced racing game with strong driving physics. Even in competition with friends, you can prove here who has the largest lead foot.
The varied designed racetracks can be seen at Prime Peaks. Each new level becomes an individual challenge. With limited fuel supply, we race here over rough and smooth, collect coins and try to avoid accidents. The game quickly becomes very challenging with all sorts of ramps and an increasingly nasty track design. With regularly distributed play money, we can then gradually unlock new and sometimes stupid vehicles. Imagine jumping into the unknown with a tractor in an Olympic Hall on a giant hill. The speed, handling, grip and acceleration of the vehicles can be pimped up gradually, luring players back to the screen again and again.
Leaderboards and easy control
With just two softkeys, vehicles can be controlled comfortably and more or less safely. For example, the brake and the accelerator pedal allow you to influence the inclination of the vehicle during the numerous jumps. Payers can often avert a threatening total loss at the last moment. On leaderboards, players can compete with each other.Unfortunately, there is no multiplayer mode.
Funny vehicles, creative and visually appealing levels as well as a high motivation curve make this slightly silly racing game a perennial favorite.
As a ruler of a sinister dungeon, you have to assert yourself in this retro title with pixel graphics against a host of approaching would-be heroes.
Finally, do not be a hero. At Dungeon Defense Imagine all self-styled heroes, daring treasure hunters, and stupid blasting men. They all want to storm your home dungeons. As waves of invaders rush in on you, hit those fireballs and missiles around your ears until the often towering level boss goes down. With experience points and lots of loot, you then upgrade your hero along with companions, explore better defenses, or learn powerful abilities.
In-app purchases are optional
Okay, so I have just realized, this one is not free no either Android or iOS. The reason I mistook this for a free was is because I have installed it while it was free for three days. Various extras such as additional damage, the support of companions but also automated game mechanics such as car fights, increased game speed or automatic dungeon repair can be purchased with in-app purchases. All these extras are also available without a purse handle in exchange for play money.
Beware, Addictiveness: Coarse pixel graphics conceal a thrilling defense adventure that entices players seamlessly from one level to the next.
Zombie Labs: Idle Tycoon
Idle Factory Tycoon
Into the Dead 2
Simon’s Cat – Crunch Time!
Infinity Loop: HEX
Gears Logic Puzzles
Our list of the best free Android & iOS games ends here. We hope you like it. If you think we have left out a deserving title and (we sure might have as there are hundreds of great titles) please let us know in the comments below.