If you like your Android games heavy on the action, our list of this month’s best action games for Android has some awesome recommendations. If you don’t already play these games, you should check them out ASAP.
1. Zombie Gunship
Check out some gameplay footage from Zombie Gunship in the video above.
In Zombie Gunship, you must shoot down hordes of zombies from the cockpit of an AC-130 ground attack aircraft. The game has a very realistic look that mimics the sort of footage an actual military sniper would see during a sortie. This game earned an 9/10 Editor’s Choice rating from IGN.
Optimized for a variety of Android phones and tablets
Features an array of authentic weapons
Has gamepad support for a more immersive experience
Realistic graphics, also supports a night vision mode
Only requires Android 2.3.3 and up
Some users dislike IAP
Game will request 2 new permissions on Android in order to use the expansion file feature of Google Play
Multiple users have reported sound/graphics issues when playing on an HTC One
Some users have experienced issues transferring game files to new phones
No multiplayer mode
2. Marvel Avengers Alliance
Check out some gameplay from Marvel Avengers Alliance in the video above.
Marvel Avengers Alliance is an action-heavy fighting game set in the Marvel universe. If you grew up reading Marvel comics or love watching Marvel Studios flicks, the graphics and characters in this game are sure to appeal. The game now has launched Player VS Player (PVP mode), Season 2.
If you’re of a certain age, you may have played the 80’s Wonder Momo arcade game. The modern update Wonder Momo: Typhoon Booster draws on both the legacy of the 80’s brawler arcade game, as well as the recent Wonder Momo anime series. If you love fighting and Japanese-style games, this is a fun game to try out. And honestly, what other Android game lets you fight flying watermelons and kick a T-Rex in the face?
Compatible with devices running Android 2.3 and up
More expensive than the average mobile game
May not work on all Android devices (NVIDIA SHIELD and MAD CATZ MOJO are the only dev-tested and approved options)
Still a bit glitchy at points
May be too tough for some players
Medium Maturity rating on Google Play, may not be ideal for some younger players
Check out Dokuro’s gameplay in the video above.
Dokuro has a great atmosphere, evoking a Tim Burton-esque quality. In this spooky little platformer, you must help a skeleton to rescue a kidnapped princess. This game is packed with platforming action, puzzles, and a whimsical story.