The best mobile games to play on a phone or tablet

Sick of Candy Crush? We've got you covered.

I'm not sure about you, but I really like playing games on my phone. You won't find widely popular games like Candy Crush or Snood in my game library, though. No shade at those titles, but they're not my cup of tea. My tastes are a little different, as I tend to favor unconventional mechanics or narratives. A sweeping orchestral score doesn't hurt, either. Whether you're looking for a unique experience or something truly challenging, I've got you covered. Not only are the following games highly rated, but I've also personally played every single one of them. Here are some of my all-time favorite games to play on a phone or tablet:

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