Let's start off the week with some fun with the best new Android and iPhone games for the past week!
In our weekly round up of the best new Android and iPhone games we introduce you to everything new and worthy with no limits to the genre, platform, or price. We can't guarantee that you'd love the genre of the game we've picked, but if you do, chances are you'd spend hours playing one of these games.
So what are the games that captured our attention in the very first days of 2016? The clever adventure puzzler FortuneMemory is first on the list with its interesting attempt to put memory at the crux of passing through the various levels. Captain Cowboy is another surprisingly well made puzzle game with an immersive hand-crafted world. And while there is no one big-name release to take over this list, the games from smaller studios are made with a lot of love and attention, and are definitely worth a look. With no further ado, check out the best new Android and iPhone games of the first week of 2016 right below.
Genre: Adventure / Puzzler
In order to advance further in FortuneMemory, you will need to try and remember a sequence of events to advance your character further.
Consistency and practice will help you survive in this game's cruel environment of thugs shooting at you and objects falling on your head, threatening to take your life unless you act fast.
Captain Cowboy is a portrait puzzle adventure set in a giant asteroid space maze. Featuring a hand-crafted world, where you are on a quest for diamonds, you need to look for the mysterious exit warp room.
Captain Cowboy features charming 8-bit graphics, and some unique environments, including a fascinating world of underwater caverns with lots of impressive water physics.
TrainCrasher is an anime beat 'em up game that combines RPG and side scroller elements to create a flexible, gorgeous combat fighting game on mobile.
Fight through a speeding train in a quest for revenge, using your fury to crush armies of warriors and combat huge bosses.
Price: Free (ad-supported)
Super Mustache is a platformer game that takes place in Year 2040. when the technology has reached unimaginable levels, and the space agency has been constructing a smart robot named Gladius, which has the most advanced artificial intelligence on it. Gladius is sent to explore Uranus Moons, but he decides that the Planet Uranus could be a great place to begin a new regime named Urantia and declares it his Kingdom.
The habitant creatures of the planet are not happy and raise an army to assure that nothing from Earth can enter Uranus again. The army of creatures cannot defeat Gladius by their own; it seems that our hero Captain Super Mustache is the only person who can solve this!
Chase & Hunt
Genre: Flight Sim
Chase & Hunt is an open world game that has thrilling gameplay and vistas that you can show off.
Explore these landscapes as you soar through parched deserted lands, dew touched highlands verdant with life, dusty canyons and steep mountains that are all filled with landmarks and beautifully rendered foliage.
"Take a left. Should be simple, right? Drive a growing collection of vehicles in hopes of making it around the block just one more time.
Ice cream trucks, gangster cars, time machines...
You never know what you might discover. How far can you make it?"
Real City Gangster 2
Genre: 3rd person shooter
Here is a game that's basically a close copy of GTA with less exciting graphics and gameplay.
Okay, okay, we're being overly critical: for the free game that it is and given the fact that it is available on mobile, Real City Gangster 2 is actually quite the treat - both in terms of graphics and gameplay. The story takes place in the City of Angels, and you have just gotten out of San Andreas country prison...
Phil the Pill
Genre: Puzzle Adventure
Phil The Pill is an action puzzle adventure game. It conjures the quality, fun and imagination of classic games like Bomberman, Pacman, Mario and more in a game mechanic designed from the ground up specifically for touch screens.
It comes with a fun-infused storyline: the Stank, a down right dirty rotten stink bug and his brood of Stenchmen have infiltrated Pillville and are spreading stench across the land. The poor, defenseless pillbugs have no choice but to retreat into their shells to escape Hank’s nauseating smell...
In this platformer game, Darthy wakes up in the hospital and soon finds out he must release the souls of the robots imprisoned in the Gold Doubloons (Gold Coins) by the Giant Space Pirates.
Help Darthy Roll, Bounce, Fly a Rocket, and Die to free the unfortunate souls in a dangerous world.