50 Best Turn-based games for Android

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The best 50 Turn-based games for Android daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 33000 video games across all platforms for Android. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

This is not a "all time best Turn-based games list". There is no hard limit on the age of a game but our results are mainly games released in the last 2 to 3 years.

The latest addition in this selection is Quest of Dungeons released the 14 September 2017

1# Templar Battleforce - 2015

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Templar Battleforce is an addictive mix of strategic combat and army building with the precision of an RPG. Step into the pilot suit of a Leviathan mech and lead the Templar Knights in battle against fierce enemies.

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2# Lara Croft GO - 2015

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Lara Croft GO is a turn based puzzle-adventure set in a long-forgotten world. Explore the ruins of an ancient civilization, discover well-kept secrets and face deadly challenges as you uncover the myth of the Queen of Venom. Following the award-winning Hitman GO, Square Enix Montréal brings yet another beloved franchise to mobile with this unique take on the iconic heroine’s adventures.

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3# Fire Emblem Heroes - 2017

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Lead your army with easy touch and drag controls, including the ability to attack by simply swiping an ally over an enemy. Also, free and timely updates will continue to add new Hero characters, content, and other surprises to keep you engrossed with hours of additional gameplay. Training Tower: Engage in battle scenarios of varying difficulty that you can play over and over to earn rewards and experience (EXP) for your allies.

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4# The Banner Saga - 2014

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Live through an epic role-playing Viking saga where your strategic choices directly affect your personal journey. Player choice that drives your own narrative every decision you make in travel, conversation and combat has a meaningful effect on the outcome as your story unfolds. An epic Viking saga brought to life in 2D glory beautifully hand drawn combat sequences and animations, accompanied by an evocative score from Grammy-nominated composer Austin Wintory, will immerse you into a fantasy realm inspired by Norse mythology.

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6# Hitman GO - 2016

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You will strategically navigate fixed spaces on a grid to avoid enemies and take out your target or infiltrate well-guarded locations. You really have to think about each move and all the Hitman tools of the trade you would expect are included; disguises, distractions, sniper rifles and even 47s iconic Silverballers. With Hitman GO, youll experience: Challenging puzzles that put your assassination skills to the test Beautiful scale model-style visuals Environments with secret passageways and off-limit areas Agent 47s tools of the trade: Distractions, disguises, hiding spots, sniper rifles and even the iconic Silverballers Different enemy types with unique and deadly behaviours Different ways of completing each level, silently or forcefully

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7# Battle of the Bulge - 2017

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Set during what the historian Antony Beevor called "Hitler's Last Gamble", Battle of the Bulge provides an immersive experience on a tactical/operational level, putting the player in command of the Allies or the German forces fighting each other in several scenarios in one of the most brutal and wild environments of Western Europe: the snow-covered forest of the Ardennes! Command infantry, mechanized and armoured units in hard fights through the various phases of the offensive, taking into account the nature of the terrain and its effects on the assailants and defenders. Take control of iconic elite units on both sides, such as the 101 Airborne Division or the Kampf Gruppe Peiper, and replace the losses on the hottest spots of the frontline!

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8# Warhammer 40,000: Regicide - 2016

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Warhammer 40,000: Regicide is a brutal take on one of the greatest turn based strategy games of all time. Regicide fuses multiple phases of gameplay with dynamic action. Maneuver your army into place and unleash a devastating array of tactical abilities to crush your enemies.

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9# Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King - 2017

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A vast and vibrant world is yours to explore in the latest installment of this legendary role-playing series.A mysterious jester. A forbidden scepter. A fiendish curse. A once idyllic kingdom lies entangled in a web of enchanted vines, its king and princess hideously transformed, its castle and subjects frozen in time. Only one person has survived this horror unscathed: you!Only you can save your king and country by lifting the shadow of the evil jester's curse... But it won't be easy. An epic tale of friendship, bravery, and adventure awaits you on the grassy fields, snow-capped mountains, and restless seas of Dragon Quest VIII!

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10# Devil's Attorney - 2012

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4/4 Slide to Play 5/5 Gamezebo 5/5 App Advice 5/5 Appsmile 5/5 Bom Dia 5/5 Gamesaku 5/5 The App Era 9/10 Touch Arcade 9/10 Apptudes Devil's Attorney is a turn-based strategy game set in the 80's where you play as Max McMann, a defense attorney that's high on charm but low on moral fiber. Your objective is to free all of your clients and use the money you earn to buy accessories and new furniture for your apartment; boosting your ego and unlocking new courtroom skills in the process.

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12# Skulls of the Shogun - 2013

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Washing up on the shores of the afterlife, players meet and join forces with vibrant ghost-samurai warriors, magical animal-monks, and mustachioed samurai generals on the way to capture Skulls of the Shogun. With its roots in classic turn-based strategy gaming, Skulls of the Shogun retains that depth while adding a smooth, streamlined interface, realtime physics, and over the top samurai action. Also featuring up to 4-player local and networked multi-player and an original score inspired by old samurai films and dub, Skulls of the Shogun offers simple-yet-deep, refined and offbeat game-play.

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13# Rust Bucket - 2015

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Rust Bucket is a turn based dungeon crawler that is built with mobile in mind. Make your way through the levels to become a fully qualified looter Explore an endless dungeon, with more to discover the deeper you go. This game is funded by adverts but is completely free to play with no timers or boosters to ruin your experience.

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14# Great Big War Game - 2012

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"This game plays beautifully and looks fantastic" - App Advice "Not downloading it is damn near criminal" - MoDojo "Just buy it, plain and simple" - IGN Main Features: 50 Mission single player campaign Online asynchronous multiplayer Pass n Play & Skirmish vs AI Achievements to unlock Stunning visuals Simple, intuitive control method Tons of humor No birds were harmed (or made angry) during development!

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15# Epic Battle Fantasy 4 - 2014

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Epic Battle Fantasy 4 is a light-hearted turn-based RPG, heavily inspired by old classics like Final Fantasy and Golden Sun. You will battle through waves of adorable enemies, grow your characters, explore a diverse world, solve puzzles, and of course, save the world.

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17# SnakEscape - 2016

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SnakEscape is a turn-based logic game tuning the traditional Snake gameplay concept upside down! This time You will mantle the role of the food, running away from the pursuing Snakes.

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19# Shadowrun Returns - 2013

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The unique cyberpunk-meets-fantasy world of Shadowrun has gained a huge cult following since its creation nearly 25 years ago. Now, creator Jordan Weisman returns to the world of Shadowrun, modernizing this classic game setting as a single player, turn-based tactical RPG.

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20# Worms 4 - 2015

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Five Gorgeous Locations: Do battle in five beautiful hand drawn regions: Middle Turf, Candiville, Wacky-Habara, Tomorrow Islands and the Fro Zone. Missions are designed not only to provide the player with hours of enjoyment, but also to teach the finer points of Worms playing strategy!

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21# Conquest of Elysium 3 - 2012

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Conquest of Elysium 3 (CoE3) is a streamlined turn based fantasy strategy game with a touch of rogue-like and the complex undertones of Illwinter's Dominions series. While CoE3 appears to be a simple game with limited options at first glance, delving further into the game reveals a game of complex decision making and risky endeavors.

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22# Outwitters - 2012

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Featured in the App Stores Best of 2012 Battle players of similar skill with league placement & matchmaking New seasons arrive to shake up the leaderboards Use your Game Center account and friends list Cross-platform play A universal app with retina support

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23# Doom & Destiny Advanced - 2016

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SPAGHETTI UPDATE: level cap 55, 103 secrets, +16 new costumes, battle scan and more (full change log here: http://doomanddestiny. It features a huge world map, awesome action-packed turn base combat, crazy party customization, cross-platform multiplayer, talkative characters, secrets, gags, nerdy jokes and an ever-expanding storyline!

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24# Marvel: Avengers Alliance 2 - 2016

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Assemble a team with the Avengers, Daredevil, Guardians of the Galaxy, Spider-Man, and other Super Heroes to battle Ultron, Baron Strucker, and more epic Super Villains! Assemble the ultimate team to defeat notorious Super Villains Strategize and defeat evil forces in epic 3-on-3 combat Level-up and customize Super Heroes Collect and equip unique abilities for each Super Hero Take on dozens of replayable missions Win bonus rewards for completing Daily Operations Get powerful rewards in PVP tournaments Team up with friends Super Heroes to conquer missions

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25# Crowntakers - 2014

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Crowntakers combines turn-based strategy with RPG elements and takes you at the behest of the crown into a medieval fantasy world full of challenging encounters and epic adventures. With its randomly generated world, Crowntakers offers a varied gaming experience every time you set out to fight evil.

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