When you're gaming on a budget, it's hard to beat free. Here are 10 quality Android games that have both great graphics and challenging gameplay that are all available to download and play for free.
Sky Force Anniversary
Prepare for spectacular explosions an tons of destruction in Sky Force Anniversary. Featuring stunning 3D graphics and touchscreen controls, player can upgrade their craft and take on challenging hordes and extreme boss battles. Test your shooting prowess, destroy everything in sight, and risk it all to rescue civilians.
Heroes of Soulcraft
Angels and demons fight it out in Heroes of Soulcraft, one of the premiere MOBA (multiplayer online battle arena) games found on Android. With cross-play between mobile devices and Windows PCs, players select a hero and accompanying titan to do battle. Then fight it out in matches that can last anywhere from 5 to 15 minutes. Defeat your foes, climb up the ranks, and become legendary.
In Reaper, become the Black Swordsman and take on a world filled with magic and dangerous monsters. this epic sized action role-playing game is free to play until your character reaches level 10. Then you have the option to upgrade to the premium edition, without any further fees or microtransactions.
Broadsword: Age of Chivalry
Challenge your mind with Broadsword: Age of Chivalry, a turned based strategy game that takes place in the Middle Ages. Select one of four different armies: The English, French, Spanish or Hapsburgs and lead them to victory. Each faction has special units and heroes such as Joan of Arc, whose special abilities could turn the tide of battle.
The Witcher Battle Arena
Set in the dark world of The Witcher, The Witcher Battle Arena lets two 3-hero teams go head to head. Choose your strategy wisely and act fast to damage your opponents using a mix of spells and weaponry.
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
Test sharpen your mind with one of the most popular card strategy games around: Hearthstone. Easy to learn and hard master, Hearthstone puts you in the role of various World of Warcraft characters, where they use creatures and spells to defeat their foes. Great glory awaits those with the mind for strategy and cunning.
World of Tanks Blitz
Inspired by the PC online game, World of Tanks Blitz lets you control a machine for destruction using your mobile device. Choose from among 100 different tanks and compete in online multiplayer. Featuring great graphics and realistic physics, this game is easy to jump in and out of.
Implosion: Never Lose Hope
Earth has fallen to a mysterious alien called Xada, and now the human race is on the edge of extinction. Our last hope is the War-Mech series III battle suit. Take control and become the ultimate fusion of man and machine to save humanity from the brink. Upgrade your weapons, and show the aliens that mankind won't go down without a fight. The first six levels of this action packed game are free, and the rest of the game can be unlocked with a single purchase.
ARC Squadron: Redux
Optimized to for Tegra 4, Arc Squadron: Redux takes you to the far reaches of space where an epic battle rages on. An evil race called the Guardians are ravening across the galaxy, killing all peaceful life forms. As the last remaining pilot of the Arc Squadron, it's up to you to find a weakness in the Guardian's defenses and help bring them down once and for all. Featuring amazing graphics, huge bosses, and six ships with eight upgradable weapons, Arc Squadron promises to take you on an amazing ride.
CastleStorm - Free to Siege
The hit strategy game CastleStorm makes its way from consoles and PC to mobile systems, with all the same challenging and addictive gameplay. Build up your castle and its defenses and trade fire with a neighboring rival using physics based weapons. Then build up an army and send your hero in to finish the job of storming the enemy castle. Featuring four campaigns (150 missions) and console quality graphics, CastleStorm is the ultimate game of planning and destruction.