Looking for the latest mobile gaming addiction? Have you considered trying out an indie game? Independent game studios develop some of the most unique and fun games you can hope to find out there. So we’ve put together a list of new indie games that are worth checking out when you have the time.

From casual puzzlers to startlingly deep storytelling games, you’ll surely be able to find something to munch on.

Shatterbrain

What it is:

Orbital Nine Games has come up with one of the most challenging puzzle games for Android. Called Shatterbrain, it invites players to draw shapes to solve complicated physics puzzles.

Why we like it:

  • Extremely challenging, but also very fun and addicting, Shatterbrain allows you to come up with numerous approaches to tackle each confound.
  • Each level brings a mixture of shapes you have to shatter to make them disappear, as well as others you need to avoid.
  • The game lets you compete with leaderboards for the fastest time or best solution.

Install Shatterbrain

Spider Ball

What it is:

A game developed by TTGame Studio, set on a minimalistic stage filled with obstacles, in which you need to swing past the numerous obstacles.

Why we like it:

  • Easy gameplay. Simply touch & drag to aim in the direction you want to fire your web and release to fire.
  • In the beginning, the controls feel a bit tricky, but as you continue to play you’ll get used to them and be able to control the ball as smoothly as you want.
  • Features different game modes including “Endless Mode” and “Arcade Mode”. In total, you get 45 levels of gameplay and around 40 funny balls to unlock.

Install Spider Ball

Returner 77

What it is:

Created by Fantastic, yes Returner 77 is a puzzle adventure set in a haunting alien world.

Why we like it:

  • Stellar puzzle design and storyline. You play the 77th Returner and your mission is to save humanity by exploring a mysterious alien spacecraft that could quite possibly be the key to the mystery.
  • Collect items and use them to solve challenging and beautiful puzzles.
  • The game also benefits from an immersive, ambient soundtrack, so it’s recommended you play it with headphones on.

Sidenote: This is a paid app. It will cost you $ 4.99 to download it.

Install Returner 77

Still Here…A cute Adventure

What it is:

Designed by StillHere, this 2D platformer game will have you search for the answer to a very interesting question: Why did mankind leave earth?

Why we like it:

  • It’s a very relaxing tap-to fly game.
  • You control curious little creatures called “Pip” as you explore the environment and try to find out why there are no longer any humans around.
  • 15 beautiful locations to explore and 3 playable characters for you to try out.
  • Customize the look of your Pip and upgrade its qualities (speed, agility, weight).

Sidenote: This is a paid app. It will cost you $ 3.99 to download it.

Install Still Here…a cute Adventure

Losts.io

What it is:

Developed Replay Entertainment, Losts.io invites you to step into the shoes of a primitive man whose goal is to conquer land and become a powerful landowner.

Why we like it:

  • The game challenge is to seize as much territory as you can by drawing hexagonal shapes with your weapon on the sand. Once you have conquered a piece of land you will need to guard it, because other players can easily take control over it.
  • Use the prize money you get at the end of each round to buy new weapons, badges and even tattoos.
  • 11 different characters to choose from including Poseidon, Dark Lord, Elf or Knight.

Install Losts.io

Beast Brawlers

What it is:

 

Created by PiiK Games, Beast Brawlers is a game that lets you join real-time PvP battles, and create your own collection of cool, unique beasts.

Why we like it:

  • 3D top-down view game with colorful graphics and eye-catching character design and graphics.
  • The game boasts a diverse system of beasts including Dire Hog, Emerald Dragon or Moten Phoenix. The characters are sorted in different rarities, and of course, each has its own set of abilities.
  • 3 main game modes including Emerald Pit (gain points and protect beasts), Dark Forest (explore and pick up Orbs) and Ice Cove (cooperative mode for clan members).

Install Beast Brawlers

Dandara

What it is:

A superb platformer in which you play Dandara, the heroine who is needed to save the Salt world from the forces evil.

Why we like it:

  • The game’s lack of traditional gravity is unique. As the heroine, you get to jump across floors, walls and ceilings. Dandara’s leaps have limited range and you can only latch on to certain places, so navigation becomes a small puzzle in itself.
  • Dandara is a metroidvania, the world is open, but you need to unlock new skills in order to unlock some parts of it. It offers a lot of room for exploration
  • Lovely handcrafted pixel art graphics and original soundtrack compositions make sure you’ll never forget the experience of playing Dandara.

Sidenote: This is a paid app. It will cost you $ 14.99 to download it.

Install Dandara

« »