Here are some of the best mobile games of 2020
The mobile gaming industry today is perhaps larger than the PC gaming industry. Thanks to mobile phones made with cutting edge technology and easily available games, mobile gaming has thrived and found its footing in the gaming ecosystem.
Games like PUBG Mobile, Free Fire, and Call of Duty Mobile have taken the world by storm and are posting huge numbers in terms of the player base, tournament prize pools and generated revenue. Mobile games are being released frequently and developers always hope that their game possesses the X-factor required to make it to the top. Let's take a look at some of the best games of 2020-
Genshin Impact was released on PC, Android and iOS devices in September 2020. The game features cross-platform play which allows friends to play with each other through various platforms. In the first week of its release, Genshin Impact was downloaded over 17 million times from mobile platforms generating a revenue of over $60 million and currently is one of the top 50 highest-grossing mobile games in history. Genshin Impact has received positive reviews and it won Google Play's Best Game of 2020 Award.
Dead by Daylight
Dead by Daylight was first released for PC in June 2016 and the mobile version of the game was launched in April 2020. A popular multiplayer game among the PC gaming community, Dead by Daylight requires you to fix generators while a bloodthirsty killer is on your tail. All you have to do is evade and stay alive. The thrill and the horror elements this game offers makes it a fan favourite.
Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night
Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night was launched on Android and iOS devices earlier this month on December 3. Within one year of its release on PC, the game sold over a million copies and this Metroidvania game also boasts a 10/10 rating on steam. The mobile version of the game comes with a variety of bosses, weapons, skills, and a new User Interface.
Legends of Runterra
Legends of Runterra was launched on PC, iOS and Android devices in April 2020. Legends of Runterra is a digital collectable card game with over 300 cards available for the player to choose from. The game has received positive reviews and was also nominated for the Best Mobile Game Award at The Game Awards 2020.
Civilization VI is a popular turn-based strategy game which was released for Android devices in August 2020. The mobile version of the game may be new but when it comes to gameplay, it is right up there with the PC version. The game boasts a 9/10 rating on steam and 3/5 on the Play Store. In October, Civilization VI got a new "Sid Meier's Pirates!" inspired update.