Here are the best pixel art games for mobile
Why do we love pixel art? Is it because that fantasy toy-world graphics convey a feeling of a place where everything is slightly unreal and thus better? Whatever the reason, fact remains that we love pixel art in all its forms and games where we can see those moving pixels are great.
We’ve picked some of our favorite games to try and have you catch the pixel art bug. Check them out and do not hesitate to hit us with your own favorites in the comments below. And really, what do you think makes pixel art so appealing?
Awesome pixel art games
1. Minecraft - Android, iOS
2. PacMan - iOS
Download PacMan on iPhone, iPad
3. Tiny Tower - Android, iOS
Download Tiny Tower on Android
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4. Superbrothers: Swords and Sorcery - iOS
Download Superbrothers: Swords and Sorcery on iPhone, iPad
5. Rogue Runner - iOS
Download Rogue Runner on iPhone, iPad
6. McPixel - Android, iOS
Download McPixel on Android
Download McPixel on iPhone, iPad
7. iso - iOS
Download iso on iPhone, iPad
8. Meganoid - Android, iOS
Download Meganoid on Android
Download Meganoid on iPhone, iPad
9. Stardash - Android, iOS
1. sorcio46 (Posts: 394; Member since: 27 Jul 2011)
Minecraft absolutely ! Great graphics and gameplay + some elements from its PC version
3. Nookie4u (Posts: 127; Member since: 13 Aug 2012)
Organ Trail Director's Cut is awesome too!
4. SleepingOz (unregistered)
NO WP? xD
5. KingKurogiii (Posts: 5559; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)
i'd like it if Fez came out on mobile platforms. o:
6. downphoenix (Posts: 2293; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)
Surprised that Organ Trail and none of the Kairosoft games made the cut. At least Game Dev Story, come on!
7. pikapowerize (banned) (Posts: 1869; Member since: 03 May 2012)
i could still remember me playing pacman on gameboy!
8. AppleConspiracy (Posts: 627; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)
Pixel art, or 8-bit art, is one of many manifestations of phenomenon called retronostalgia. This particular nostalgia is called technonostalgia. Their attractiveness is in ironic turn of values characteristic for our post-modern time, a true result of end of History.