The Top 10 Most Downloaded Android Games of 2021

Castlevania, Downwell, Dragalia Lost, and the list goes long for the most downloaded android games of 2021.

The massive developments in mobile operating systems are fostering a spectacular gaming environment. Android is the most used OS. Therefore, it offers users endless blockbuster choices.

Of course, there are incredible gems, ranging from retro classic and indie hits to Nintendo originals. 

To scratch the surface, I have picked the phenomenal entertaining games for android.

Let’s hunt the most downloaded android games of 2021-

Garena Free Fire

Garena Free Fire is the most downloaded android game globally. It holds more than ninety-nine million (99,329,368) downloads. It is a battle royale game and was awarded the ‘best popular vote game’ by Google Play Store in 2019. And it recorded over 80 million downloads in May 2020. As of September 2021, the Free Fire Max was released, an extended version of the game.

Game Plot

The battle can be among a maximum of 50 players. Players enter the game by plane, which flies over the island. Later, in the middle of the island, the players land via parachute to search for weapons to kill the other players. Grenades, medical equipment, and small & large weapons are featured in the game.

How is the content?

The game is famous for announcing special top-up offers, free fire accessories, and other exciting prizes. Garena understands the importance of community, so it comes with unique events and hot rewards to build a solid and dedicated community. The game is played globally, but it attracts different regional user bases by creating local content to increase engagement.

Ratings-

It is rated 4.2 out of 5 on the Google Play store. The review section is full of positive and enthusiastic feedback from the users.

Clash Of Clans-

Clash Of Clans is the second most downloaded freemium android game that you can play for free and upgrade to premium with in-app purchases ranging from $0.99-$99.99 per item. The freemium business model has helped the game to reach millions of gamers. The game has a worldwide fan base and has around more than fifty-seven million (57,037,187) downloads.

Game Plot-

The game revolves around the village where players are the chief of the town. The chief has the responsibility of building their village with various resources. The resources are obtained by attacking the other players’ villages. Different players can together make a plan in a team and move further in the game.

How is the content?

Continuous streaming of new content made the game more popular throughout. During autumn summer, the developer added a super bowler feature to the game. With Halloween coming next, you can expect some great additions to the game.

Ratings 

It is rated 4.5 out of 5 on Google Play Store. Also, the game received the most positive reviews from users.

Subway Surfers

Subway surfers is the third most downloaded game of 2021. It is a kinda endless running game and is a free game with in-app purchases starting from $0.99. The best thing about Subway Surfers is that people of all age groups enjoy this game. It holds more than thirty-six million (36,591,006) downloads.

Game Plot

The game is quite simple. Players keep running in the game. And, they need to collect and grab different items – coins, power-ups, and other items in their journey. Simultaneously, the player needs to avoid collisions with given obstructions in the game.

How is the content?

There are no such additions on a regular basis like in other mentioned games. But yes, the game is quite interesting.

Ratings

The game is rated 4.5 out of 5 on the Google Play Store. Also, it has garnered the most positive reviews from users globally.

Pokemon Go

Pokemon Go is the fourth most played and downloaded game. The game is based on augmented reality (AR) and uses GPS location to battle, train, capture, and locate the virtual creature, Pokemon. It is a freemium game with in-app purchases ranging from $0.99-$99.99 per item. The game has around fourteen million (14,910,334) downloads.

Game Plot

The game works on the player’s current geographical location. And, this is the primary reason why it is so popular among gamers. It intrigues them. Pokemon gyms and Pokestops are featured in the game. Players need to search for Pokemon and train it to battle and win the fight.

How is the content?

Pokemon Go works when you travel the physical world, and it is the most exciting part. It is like going hunting every other day. For instance, playing a real-world game is itself exciting.

Ratings

The game is rated 4.2 out of 5 on Google Play Store. The majority of the people in the review section have positively reacted to the game.

Call Of Duty

Call Of Duty is an android shooter game. It is a free game with optional in-app purchases. The game is highly admired by users and holds a huge fan base. Its launch event is the largest in history. It is the fifth most downloaded game, with around fourteen million (14,291,243) downloads.

Game Plot

There are two types of matches in the multiplayer mode – ranked and unranked matches. The players are required to kill the enemy with the help of weapons available in the game. Also, there are two kinds of game currencies – COD points and credits. However, you can play a full game without paying for any of these. But then you won’t be able to access the exclusive characters, but you can buy a few with COD points. 

How is the content?

The game has several series like Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, and many more are expected in the future. You can expect exciting content from the developers.

Ratings

The game is rated 4.3 out of 5 on Google Play Store. One can see a mixed of reviews, but the majority are positive ones.

Among Us

Among Us is the sixth most downloaded American game. The game gained hype owing to the influencing YouTubers and twitch streamers playing it. It is a freemium game with in-app purchases ranging from $0.99 – $24.99. The game is running successfully with more than twelve million (12,579,434) downloads. 

Game Plot

The theme of the game is based on space, where players resemble astronauts with colorful armless cartoons. The players are represented as crewmembers and imposters. The crew members need to identify the imposters and eliminate them. Further, they need to complete the tasks assigned to them on the map. In contrast, the goal of the imposters is to identify crew members and kill them before they achieve their goal.

How is the content?

The developers strive hard to enhance engagements with users. Therefore, they came up with a customized avatar, which one can also share as a fun and entertaining part on their socials. Further, the game is highly indulged in meme marketing to keep up with users.

Ratings

The game is rated 3.6 out of 5 on Google Play Store. Also, it has garnered positive feedback from the audience.

Arena Of Valor 

Arena Of Valor is the android battle arena game. It is among the seventh most downloaded games of 2021 because it is a real-time strategy genre. It is a free game with in-app purchases. It is among six sports featured at the 2021 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. The game has around ten million (10,17,849) downloads.

Game Plot

The game plot is very similar to the league of legends. Players as heroes are given distinct power or abilities. Players begin on the low level, and with time, they can earn gold and experience by defeating other players or killing monsters, making the hero powerful. 

How is the content?

Not much update is expected in the content except improving the design and other features in the game. Recently, it has announced some prize money on its anniversary. 

Ratings

It is rated 4.1 out of 5 on the Google Play Store, and the game has gained the most positive reviews from users. People are admiring the game and its design.

Ludo King

Ludo King is an Indian android game that gained immense popularity, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic period. It is a free game with in-app purchases starting from $0.99. It holds eighth place in the list with around eight million (8,149,120) downloads.

Game Plot

The game is nothing new. It is just the traditional ludo game on smartphones. In addition, you can play with your friend sitting miles away from you; this is the primary reason the game is so popular.

How is the content?

As mentioned, it’s just a modern version of the traditional ludo game. But, to infuse engagement with users, several competitions among interesting personalities are streamed on their socials. 

Ratings

It is rated 4.2 out of 5 on Google Play Store. Users are disappointed with the technical problems arising in between the game. 

Castlevania: Symphony Of The Night

Castlevania: Symphony Of The Night is based on a role-playing action game. It is the sequel to Castlevania: Rondo Of Love. It is a premium game available at $2.99 on Google Play Store. It is the ninth most downloaded game, with more than twenty thousand (20,311) downloads.

Game Plot

The player needs to defeat Dracula and save Richter. On each success, the player will get experience points which will further increase the power to win the advanced levels.

How is the content?

The game is available in Spanish, Italian, French, German, Japanese, and English. However, there are no additions to the game except the tech updates. But, the game is quite exciting and groundbreaking. 

Ratings 

It is rated 4.5 out of 5 on Google Play Store and has garnered positive reviews from the users.

Chrono Trigger

Chrono Trigger is a role-playing game and is the greatest video game of all time. It is also the tenth most download game with more than fifteen thousand (15,944) downloads on Google Store. It is the premium android mobile game available at $9.99 on Google Play Store. 

Game Plot

The players are given control of both the protagonists and their companions. The game views cities, forests, and other similar places. Players need to navigate with the help of a map. Players get several weapons in between to help win the battle.

How is the content?

The game content is terrific. You will love the tech moves and character. Also, the graphics are amazing. The challenges and secrets presented in the game intrigue and entice players the most.

Rating

The game is rated 4.5 out of 5 on Google Play Store and has gained positive reviews from the users.

Wrap Up

All the mentioned games hold a vast fan base globally. The article has covered almost all kinds of games ranging from role-playing to racing ones. You can choose any as per your preference and playing style.

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