Gone are the days when people used to play games only on computers. Smartphones these days are no less than a high-end gaming computer. And we all know that the market for mobile phones is much wider than the market for any dedicated gaming device, so a large number of games are produced and launched on daily basis for smartphones. And of course, we all love to play games. Nothing acts as a better stress-buster than a solid action game. So, here is the list of top 9 visually stunning mobile action games which will not only give you a fun time playing it, but will also let you flaunt your powerful phone in front of your friends.
9 : Brothers In Arms 3: Sons of War (iOS, Android, Windows)
Developed and published by Gameloft. Brothers in Arms 3: Sons of War, is based on World War II and is a third-person shooter video game. The player can perform many stunts with the character like sprint, crouch, drive tanks, throw grenades, change weapons, reload, and shoot using the virtual buttons on the touchscreen. Graphics of the game are stunning with outstanding sound effects and the player may get a feeling similar to playing Call of Duty. COD fans, go for it!
8 : N.O.V.A. 3: Freedom Edition (iOS, Android, Windows)
Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance 3 popularly known as N.O.V.A. 3 is a Science-fiction-Action-adventure game developed by Gameloft. It is a first-person shooter game and looks similar to Halo, Dead Space and Crysis where the character is wearing a high tech robotic suit and highly advanced futuristic weapons. The player has to fight the aliens who have raided earth and save the future of humanity.
7 : Batman Arkham Origin (iOS, Android)
Batman: Arkham Origins is fighting video game developed by Nether Realm Studios and published by Warner Bros. It is a combat game not relying much on the story. The player controls the action and movement of Batman by tapping and swiping on the screen. Player can unleash a combination of strikes that can be used to defeat enemies one at a time. Player also has special attacks, including Batswarm, Batarang, and Health Boost. The game is similar to another combat game that is Injustice: Gods Among Us.
6 : Injustice: Gods Among Us (iOS, Android, Windows)
Injustice: Gods Among Us is a fighting video game developed by Nether Realm Studios and published by Warner Bros. It is a combat game with dozens of characters including superheroes and super villains. At the start, the player is provided with 3 bronze level character. The Player has to win to unlock a new character (Silver and Gold) and battle arenas. Players collect characters in the form of cards and use them on 3 v 3 battles to defeat their opponents. Every character has its own unique kind of special attack which can be used for offensive and defensive purposes.
5 : DEAD TRIGGER 2 (iOS, Android, Windows)
Dead Trigger 2 is a single player, zombie themed, first person shooter game Developed by Madfinger Games. The player has complete control over the movement and actions of a character, just like any console game. The game has two different controller options. With default settings, the player has to merely aim at the zombies and the weapon fires automatically. With advanced control option, the player has to manually aim using a button, which provides greater accuracy and has to press another button to fire. The main objective of the game is to kill zombies, who are of two types — Standard Zombies which move slowly and attack with their arms. Special Zombies, who have a unique appearance and are much stronger and harder to kill. So, kill the dead man before it kills you.
4 : Mortal Kombat X (iOS, Android, Windows)
Mortal Kombat X is a fighting video game developed by NetherRealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. The player has to select 3 out of several characters and fight 3 vs 3 against the CPU. Every characters has its own unique attack, defense and special moves. Player can unlock new characters and special moves by winning. And of course, like all previous mortal combat games, this game also has fatalities. Every character has different fatality which finishes off the opponent after it has been defeated.
3 : WWE Immortals (iOS, Android)
WWE Immortals is a fighting game developed by NetherRealm Studios and Phosphor Game Studios. The game is a mixture of WWE and Injustice: Gods Among Us, where the characters are from WWE and the gameplay, graphics and sound as well as the 3 vs 3 combat format is similar to Injustice: Gods Among Us. The player can earn ‘Immortal credit’ and can spend it on buying and upgrading characters. The characters also have their own unique signature moves.
2 : Call of Duty: Strike Team (iOS, Android)
Call of Duty: Strike Team is a first and third-person shooter game developed by Gage Wells. Campaign mission consists of objective based mission, where the player controls the strike team that is sent on a mission to eliminate enemies and take control of the area. Player can switch between first-person view and third-person view. First person view lets the player control the movement and action of individual characters. Third-person view provides a birds eye view of the battlefield, which gives the player map awareness and helps in positioning the squad. The player can command the squad to take cover, fire, or secure the area. This game provides same feeling that of a console game of Call of Duty.
1 : Modern Combat 5: Blackout (iOS, Android, Windows)
Modern Combat 5: Blackout is a first-person shooter by Gameloft. The player can crouch, sprint, throw grenades, aim, reload, take cover behind the obstacle, use knife to kill enemies or change weapons. The player can play many roles by picking a soldier class ranging from assault, heavy, and support. Each of these has its own unique style and weapons. Each campaign mission is about five minutes long and it unlocks new weapons upon completion. Multiplayer is the best part of the game. The player carry weapon over from campaign. There are different modes — Free for all, Team Death match, VIP, Capture the Flag and Zone control.