To relax or even grow, games can be very useful. Most of the time, the player is given challenges or missions to complete to progress through different stages.
Due to the graphics and the universe, some games have again conquered a large audience in 2021. In our list of the most downloaded game applications during the year 2021, there are classic games that do not go out of fashion and new games who stood out from the crowd.
1— Subway Surfers/191 Million
The reputation of this platform game is not weakening 10 years after its launch by Kiloo Games and Sybo Games. Despite its regular updates that incorporate new cities, the principle remains the same. A chase between a policeman and a teenager caught doing graffiti on a subway train. The player finds himself in the role of the fugitive and has the objective of fleeing the policeman as long as possible. Barriers and oars are the obstacles while the player can collect power-ups and coins along the way. The game contains several characters including Jack which is the main one and the others must be unlocked with coins or an accumulation of various objects.
2— Roblox/182 Million
More than a game Roblox is a tool in which users can create their own universes. The application offers the possibility to each player to materialize his imagination which will then be challenged by the other players and vice versa. Game experiences therefore exist in the thousands in Roblox and can be explored in single or multiplayer mode. Several official games like Theme Park Tycoon 2, Fishing Simulator, Pizza Factory Tycoon or Galactic Golf are part of the main application.
3— Bridge Race/169 Million
This arcade game launched in 2021 by Supersonic studios was immediately successful. The goal of a player Bridge Race is not to fall into the river over which a bridge hangs. It is up to him to build it as he goes. In particular, he must make left and right movements to collect the bricks that will be used to build the bridge. In particular, the player must put bricks of the same color as his character on the back. In the race, the player will also face online opponents who must not reach the other end before him.
4- Garena Free Fire—New Age/154 Million
Released in 2019, Garena Free Fire is still one of the most popular games. It is a game that can only be played online and in multiplayer mode with a maximum of 50 people. A team lands by parachute on an island and must fight a battle that lasts 10 minutes. To survive, the different players must collect supplies. Weapons, cars, and utility items are hidden all over the island. Each player can define his combat strategy and choose his checkpoint. The objective of this adventure game and Battle Royale is to eliminate all 49 other opponents. It is also possible to create teams of 4 people.
5—Among Us/152 Million
After revealing itself to the world in 2020, the game developed by InnerSloth flourished the following year. It is available on Android and iOS, but also on several platforms including PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series. The game, which is only playable in multiplayer mode, pits crew members against intruders in a spaceship. In this universe of science fiction, the two camps clash against a backdrop of suspicion and missions to accomplish. The real crew members must unmask the intruders and eliminate them at the risk of being surprised by the enemy.
6— Hair Challenge/138 Million
The game that combines hair care and entertainment stands out for its originality. One reason that explains its presence in this top with 138 million downloads. The objective of the game is to keep your hair as long as possible during races and pass stages. During the race, items in the reserved areas will allow you to lengthen the hairstyle and even tint it. Others are hidden on the course as obstacles in the red zones. The touch shortens the hair. So you have to be both vigilant and quick to avoid them as much as possible at the risk of losing all your hair.
7—Join Clash/136 Million
If you ever wanted to have your own army, Join Clash will offer you this virtual experience. It is an Arcade game in which the player has to face the obstacles and build a bigger army than the opponents for the final battle. You can easily control your character by touching the screen left and right. To avoid obstacles, you will be able to jump or go around them. As the game progresses, you will have to attack the castles and earn coins which will be used to pay for tools or additional lives.
8— 8 Ball Pool/130 Million
Billiard lovers have surely found in this game a good way to improve. It is a multiplayer game that can be played with friends via Facebook or against unknown players around the world. Try to aim the ball as well as possible and beat your opponents in each level. Each game won will earn you virtual tokens and sometimes tools to improve the accuracy of your shots. These tools can also be unlocked by purchase via the integrated in-app purchase system. You can choose your favorite game mode between American billiards, English billiards and snooker.
9—Ludo King/125 Million
Released in 2016, this game is published by Gamenation and can be played in single or multiplayer mode. Its good playability still makes it one of the most downloaded games today. You can compete against the programmed system, your friends or against players from the online world. It is inspired by the board game whose name it bears. The game rules are always the same and can be viewed in the app. Roll the dice, collect your pieces while trying to destroy those of your opponents to win victories.
10- Candy Crush Saga/119 Million
Released in 2012, Candy Crush is one of the most iconic puzzle games. Very colorful with simple rules and infinite levels it is difficult to do without. The goal is to align at least three pieces of the same candy to make them disappear and improve the score or achieve various set objectives. The game increases in difficulty as the level progresses through different theme parks. Candy Crush Saga is available on Android and iOS but also on Facebook.