Instead of just scrolling through numerous social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, and getting obsessed over it, why not play some mobile games. Not only to have fun, but also to relax and get some me-time. Today there are numerous mobile games available in the markets that are so good that you can’t keep your hands off your phone. In this article, we recommend seven mobile games to play and relax your mind.

Best addictive mobile games

1. Pokemon GO


Pokemon GO puts your favourite Pokemon in the real world. Known as one of the most popular games of all the time, Pokemon Go is available on your smartphone as well. This game lets players discover new places in the real world and advance in the game. You can play in search of quests, raids, and their beloved Pokemon.

This game is still a leader in location-based gaming, and people from around the world participate in this game. This game uses augmented reality to train Pokemon, which fascinates the players. In the first year of its launch, the game was downloaded more than 500 million times.

According to players, the game is good at adapting, and during this pandemic lockdown, the game evolved itself and allowed the players to stay in their homes and catch Pokemon.

2. Super Mario Run


One of the most iconic video games involves a high-jumping plumber named Super Mario Run. The cheerfulness of this game has made it very popular among people. As soon as this game was launched for a mobile platform, it was downloaded more than 5 million times in just 24 hours.

The magic of this game is that anyone can pick it up and start playing. This game can be played with one hand too. It is a joyful, imaginative, and fun game to play. It is believed that the first Super Mario Bros. In 1985 rescued the video game industry. Super Mario Run is kind of similar to the ‘endless runner’ genre. Mario games are typically known for a multitude of happiness.

3. Candy Crush Saga


A casual puzzle-like game, enough to get you obsessed with it, Candy Crush Saga is incredibly simple and fun to play. It’s a pretty simple game where you have to win each level and keep going to the next. It involves crushing candies, which are lined up in the puzzle. The more candies you crush, the more you score. The players get new content every day, which makes the game more interesting.

The developers of the game keep innovating in the live game, releasing new features that players love. The game has a tremendous social media fan base, and now it has come up with different other versions for the same, Candy Crush Soda Saga and Candy Crush Jelly Saga. It also offers many in-game rewards for players.

4. Dots


If you were fond of playing ‘Connect the dots’ with your friends during any class or when you were simply bored, you are going to love this game as well. Dots is the digital version of the same classic game that you played on your notebooks. Though the rules are slightly different here, it is still fun to play.

Each game lasts 60 seconds, and they have colored dots that you have to connect in a straight line. This app, of course, brings back our memories and appeals to everyone. It is one of the least stressful games out there, with beautiful graphics and unique features. It is a game that is worth downloading!!

5. Subway Surfers


The game that broke so many records with its popularity, Subway Surfer, is also known as one of the world's biggest games on the Google Play platform. The game includes players taking the role of Jake, who has to run from the grumpy Inspector and his dog through the city's subway system.

The players also get to collect coins while dodging oncoming trains. This game is loved by many because of the graphics in the game, which includes street arts, skateboarding, music, street life, etc. Also known as an endless runner phenomenon, the ‘Subway Surfers’ World Tour has visited a well-known destination every month. The main protagonist of the game, Jake, the chasing guard, and his dog have originally appeared in an animated short movie.

6. PUBG


PUBG Mobile is a widely popular game with millions of active players in India. Though it has been banned in India, it is still popular worldwide. Player Unknown’s Battleground is the full form of PUBG.

The game was very popular among advanced gamers in the PC version; the mobile version was launched later because of its huge popularity. Players love the game for its simplicity because it keeps them engaged to it. PUBG is often referred to as the cricket of the e-sports world in India.

7. Among us


Launched in 2018, Among Us recently became very popular during the COVID crisis. The game concept involves ten crew members trapped in a spacecraft, doing some tasks to maintain the vital systems, but one of them is an imposter who wants to spoil their work and even murder the rest.

It has suddenly become one of the biggest games on PC and mobile. It is an online multiplayer game that allows players to exploit the personality traits of other players. The game became popular because a streamer picked it up, and it got spread through the internet with word-of-mouth marketing, which made it popular overnight.

About the Author

Quinn Wilde can usually be found binging on dark comedy series on Netflix. When not absorbed in the latest rib tickling thriller, Quinn loves food, enjoys random interactions with strangers, and otherwise spends far too much time at the computer especially on sites like TechWhoop. She lives in the USA, with her sister and an adorable dog.