15 awesome flying and space shooter games for Android

15 awesome flying and space shooter games for Android
The year is 1978. Space Invaders – a Taito game where the player must take down squadrons of alien ships while avoiding their missiles – hits the arcades in Japan. What follows is nothing short of remarkable. Taito's title grows so popular that it causes a coin shortage in the country. Today, Space Invaders is regarded as the first commercially-successful space shooter video game, and we can safely call it the great granddaddy of the games we're about to present.

What we've picked for you is a list of 15 awesome flying and space shooter games for Android, including ports of highly-acclaimed arcade classics, new titles inspired by the old-school genre, and bullet hell shooters for the truly hardcore gamers. Check them all out and let us know which is your favorite by dropping a line below. Also, do not hesitate to share any awesome space shooter games that you think we should have included on our list.

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1. Sniggly

Posts: 7305; Member since: Dec 05, 2009

YESSSSS. Pew Pew 2 is frickin' awesome! The original was cool too, but the sequel really took it to the next level. I don't know if I have it on my phone anymore, but when I did I couldn't stop playing it.

2. hmd74

Posts: 541; Member since: Jan 31, 2013

Sky Force 2014...The best :D

3. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

Raiden is 4.99, unless it was .99 for only 3 hours, or so...

4. RandomUsername

Posts: 808; Member since: Oct 29, 2013

When I read the title, I thought something like War Thunder...

5. Tommy-Ka

Posts: 33; Member since: Jul 10, 2014

I have Sky Force 2014. Stage 7 Insane and Stage 8 on Hard are almost unbeatable... :P Recently they added collectible cards that slightly upgrade your plane, that's a good addition.

6. Krjal

Posts: 438; Member since: Dec 19, 2013

I love Tyrian. Hard to play on the phone but worth it. Still have it on my pc as well.

7. buggerrer

Posts: 306; Member since: Sep 21, 2011

Check out DLX one

8. buggerrer

Posts: 306; Member since: Sep 21, 2011

9. Wenutz

Posts: 1; Member since: Jul 25, 2016

Space War Z on android is also a cool space shooter!

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