Asphalt Xtreme is a racing game from Gameloft. It’s an off-road racing game where you race against competitors. There are five total game modes, over 400 races, 500 challenges, and 35 vehicles to race with more to come. The game also has an online multiplayer where you can race against up to eight opponents. It’s a freemium game so it’ll have the usual pitfalls. However, Gameloft makes up for it by having a ton of stuff to do and the racing can get intense. Especially in multiplayer mode.
Critical Ops is one of the up an coming first person shooters. That also makes it one of the better action games. It’s carries a standard modern premise where you can play as terrorists or as a counter-terrorism unit. It also includes one of the better online multiplayers for a shooter on mobile. It keeps things simple and boasts a more skill-based game play than most. It’s a good option if you like social shooters. It’s also technically still in the developmental stages. That means it’ll get better over time. It’s currently free with in-app purchases.
Into the Night is an infinite runner with zombies. Your goal will be to run along a bleak and silhouetted landscape while you shoot down as many zombies as you can. Your goal is to make it as far into the hoard as you can before you’re overtaken. The game includes a variety of weapons, power ups, and other buffs to help you make it as long as possible. There are even missions to help keep you going. It’s free to download if you’re interested.
Rockstar Games has a decent library of action games. The most recognizable are the Grand Theft Auto titles. There are just under half a dozen available, each with their own story line and situations. Additionally, the studio released Bully. It shares a similar open-world, mission-based mechanics but with a different setting. All of the games are pretty good and most come with things like hardware controller support. Some even come with cloud save support. The games don’t cost much and they don’t have in-app purchases either. They’re solid games worthy of consideration.
Super Phantom Cat is an action platformer. It boasts being an ode to the platformers of old. That means you’ll see a variety of little tricks, obstacles, and themes that you may have seen before. It comes with retro graphics, decent controls, and tons of stuff to do. There is a story and it’s a little goofy. Aside from the main set of levels, there are also bonus levels for you to try out. It’s technically a freemium game, but it’s one of the least aggressive freemium titles we’ve seen. It’s one of the better platformer action games.
Unkilled is a shooter where you mow down tons and tons of zombies. The game is developed by Madfinger Games, the same company that does the Dead Trigger series. It includes over 150 story line missions, two online multiplayer modes, tons of guns to collect and upgrade, and various challenges, events, and extras to engage with. You’ll also be treated to some top notch mobile gaming graphics. The graphics get even better if you have a device with a Tegra X1 processor. It’s a freemium game and that’s not ideal. However, it’s still one of the best action games out there.
VOEZ is one of only a few good rhythm games for Android. It uses the touch screen well. You not only have to tap the screen at the appropriate moments, you’ll also have to swipe, slide, and move around quite a bit. The base game has a decent number of songs that you can play. You can download additional packs to improve your collection. Some of them are free and others require money. The graphics are colorful and the game play is smooth. It’s difficult to find good rhythm games, but they also make good action games because you’ll be completely engaged while playing.
Warhammer 40,000 Freeblade is one of many games in the Warhammer 40,000 franchise. The campaign mode has you driving a mech and mowing down bad guys in third person. You can customize and upgrade your mech as you progress to make it more powerful, Or you can make it look cooler. Your call. There are also daily missions you can complete. The game is still in development and more features such as online multiplayer and more weapons are coming in future updates. It’s a freemium game. That’s not ideal, but it can be fun for a good while.
Xenowerk is a third person shooter that plays similarly to the old Contra games in the 1990s. Your goal is to go from level to level killing bad guys, avoid death, and avoid obstacles. The game features 70 levels, each with increasing difficulty. There is also a range of gear that you can collect, Google Play Games leaderboards and achievements, and a rating system that judges you based on performance. The controls are decent and some players have reported being able to play it offline. It’s not one of the more well-known action games, but it’s pretty decent.
Dead Trigger 2 is one of the best free action games for Android. It allows you to enter the dark world where humanity is engaged in the ultimate battle for survival in the face of a global Zombie apocalypse. This game will give you the ultimate action experience with advanced cutting-edge graphics including real-time water reflections, dynamic vegetation and enhanced rag-dolls.
However it’s not today, but nearly in the future maybe it’s possible to see a battle of robots. If you’re thinking about that, you can get an experience right now playing a game on your Android. The game is War Robots, an excellent online multiplayer action game for Android where you can fight with 6 vs. 6 team battles in real-time!
N.O.V.A Legacy (20MB) is the most immersive and impressive sci-fi FPS free action game for Android with excellent graphics. It starts with an epic story, four months after Kal Wardindefeated the Volterites, President Gerard Folsom is assassinated and the whole beleaguered colonies surrender to the Volterite Protectorate. Since that time, Kal has been lying low. But, surprisingly a desperate plea from Yelena calls him back to save Earth and humankind.