The best Android games you need to play (right now)

Having trouble deciding what to games to load up on your Android phone or tablet? Here are some of my favorites.

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Fancy a game of Hearthstone? Screenshot by Nate Ralph/CNET

Finding a good game to play is hard -- so many options! Fret not, I'm here to help with a with a heap of games you should probably toss onto your Android phone or tablet, posthaste.

Stow your pitchforks: the games here aren't listed in any particular order, and while I'd love to play everything under the sun, pesky responsibilities get in the way. These are just my current favorites, and it's likely I missed some of yours. Here's an idea: post your favorites in the comments, as I'll be updating this regularly and don't want to miss too many gems. Also, note that all prices are in US dollars.

Click on any image to start the slideshow.

Editors' note: This gallery was first published in March 2013 and is updated regularly . It was most recently updated on February 25, 2015.

About the author

Associate Editor Nate Ralph is an aspiring wordsmith, covering mobile software and hardware for CNET Reviews. His hobbies include dismantling gadgets, waxing poetic about obscure ASCII games, and wandering through airports.

 

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