We’re finally experiencing the wonderful weather of May. Kids are outside running around and the older folks are taking quiet strolls while the temperature is at a comfortable high. For those who still have their head glued to their mobile Android devices, you should sit out in the sun and busy yourself with these new games. We have the perfect picks for Marvel Comics fans, Mortal Kombat fanatics, strategy RPG’s and MMA. Check out our top five best new (and free, more importantly) Android games of May 2015.
1. Marvel Future Fight
Marvel Future Fight continues the awesome run that the comic juggernaut has been experiencing. This mobile action RPG sets you into a timeline where your team of heroes and villains must save the future. The huge roster compiles mega-popular heroes such as Iron Man and Daredevil, while also offering some the types of faces hardcore geeks will recognize (MODOK and Destroyer, for instance). You’ll command a squad of three characters at once as you tear down enemies, encounter familiar bosses and contend with player controlled 3-hero teams.
2. Mortal Kombat X
All that bone snapping and head decapitation action from the console version of MKX looks awesome on your Android device. This take on the popular and mega violent fighting game series lets you compile 3-person squads. These teams can not only feature certain members of the game’s may classes, but they also let you bring longtime character into battle. Handing out losses to nameless bums wit Johnny Cage, Kotal Kahn or Scorpion feels so good. The wealth of unlockables, playable towers and RPG upgrading mechanics makes this mobile Kombat worth entering.
3. Empires and Allies
Zynga is ready to dominate the mobile gaming landscape for 2015. This plan of their’s seems to be starting with the release of Empires and Allies, a deep strategy release that focuses on modern military warfare. The addictive nature of this mobile game comes from its player created armies, alliances, massive battlefields and explosive encounters. You’ll have to pay attention to every aspect of your base as you look to conquer the world. Building and blowing up your foes in long, drawn out skirmishes looks and feel incredible.
4. East Legend
East Legend adopts the mystical art style of old school RPG’s and brings it into a modern mobile landscape. The huge cast of fighters all sport stand out designs and the dungeon layouts they run through are filled with grand creatures. It’s up to your party to save Deosis and vanquish the demonic army that’s trying to destroy it. The Boss Raid mode is one of the more attractive features for this top-down RPG. Bring your best as you fight by the side of your favorite allies, kill bosses and claim amazing treasure.
5. EA Sports UFC
EA Sports UFC takes its swift punches, sweeping kicks and dangerous ground & pound to Android devices. You’ll hop into the Octagon and take your pick of over 70 pro fighters. Popular UFC competitors such as Conor McGregor, Cain Velasquez and Georges St-Pierre display their real-world skills in mobile fights. Upcoming live UFC events can be played through and let you amass a collection of awesome rewards. The HD visuals are satisfying and so are the brutal knockouts and submissions.