Tom's Guide: 20 Great Games for Your Android Tablet

Smartphones make gaming on the go pretty easy, but there's something to be said for the screen real estate and hardware offered by today's tablets, and there are some stunning games being developed for tablets these days. The Tom's Guide team has put together a list of some of the best games for Android tablets. Be sure to check out '20 Great Games for Your Android Tablet' to be sure you're not missing any!

 

A few weeks ago, we took a look at some awesome games for Android devices in general. Today, we're taking a peek at a few more Android games, but these are titles that work better on the tablet form factor due to the bigger screen real estate, interface, or just straight up technical hardware wizardry. Check out these 20 games for Android tablets.

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  • deftonian
    I'm so used to PC gaming that I find it very difficult to play any console style games on my phone. It's not difficult as in "hard" but it's difficult as in it annoys me because the control functionality is so far off from what I'm used to. I keep my phone games limited to just your basic time killing simple control games such as Angry Birds, Ski Safari, Cut the Rope, etc. Maybe that's just the old man and PC enthusiast in me :p
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  • hoofhearted
    I find Android to be a barrage of FTP, fremium and other crap. If they would put better production quality into games and charge a price, they would have me. Unfortunately, this crap trend seems to be making its way to the PC gaming market. I would much rather pay 60 bucks for a quality game than get nickel and dimed by a free game.
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  • obsama1
    deftonianI'm so used to PC gaming that I find it very difficult to play any console style games on my phone. It's not difficult as in "hard" but it's difficult as in it annoys me because the control functionality is so far off from what I'm used to. I keep my phone games limited to just your basic time killing simple control games such as Angry Birds, Ski Safari, Cut the Rope, etc. Maybe that's just the old man and PC enthusiast in me


    Same thing here. Mobile gaming is good if you're in a waiting room, on the bus, etc. But I don't see the point in games such as Dead Trigger, since they drain a lot of battery and I need my phone when I'm out and about. And there's no point in playing them at home since computer is right next to me.

    hoofheartedI find Android to be a barrage of FTP, fremium and other crap. If they would put better production quality into games and charge a price, they would have me. Unfortunately, this crap trend seems to be making its way to the PC gaming market. I would much rather pay 60 bucks for a quality game than get nickel and dimed by a free game.


    Not really. Games like Angry Birds, Temple Run, Cut the Rope, etc. are good games that don't shove freemium down your throat. There are also a lot of casual games like chess, sudoku, etc. But a lot of games like Dead Trigger, Rage of Bahmut, etc are freemium, but the majority isn't.
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