Best new Android and iPhone games (February 16th - 22nd)

Best new Android and iPhone games (February 16th - 22nd)
Let's start off the week with some fun! 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.

This week everything is abuzz with the gorgeous new Alto's Adventure, an endless game for iOS that features a calming atmospheric environment and a snowboarder who performs all sorts of jumps and tricks in in an ever-changing mountainous world. That's hardly all there was when it comes to new releases, though, with a few nice puzzlers, a brand new racing game that fans of the genre will like, and a lot more.

With no further ado, here is our summary of the best new Android and iPhone games for the past week of February 2015.

Alto’s Adventure


Developer: SnowmanDownload: iOS
Genre: EndlessPrice: $1.99

Alto's Adventure puts you in control of Alto and his friends who are on a snowboarding journey across gorgeous alpine hills, ancient woodlands, and more. Along the way, you get to rescue llamas, grind rooftops, leap over terrifying chasms and more.

Aerena


Developer: Cliffhanger GamesDownload: iOS, Android
Genre: Turn-based combatPrice: Free

Set in an Ætherpunk world you assemble a team, plan a strategy, equip yourself with powerful Æther shells and fight against real-world foes to dominate the battlefield.

AG Drive


Developer: ZORGDownload: iOS
Genre: RacingPrice: $3.99

AG Drive takes you on a wild anti-gravity ride where you race against opponents on spectacular tracks that dive over and under an Earth city of the future.

Swap Heroes 2


Developer: Christopher SavoryDownload: iOS, Android
Genre: RPGPrice: $2.99

Swap Heroes 2 is a casual turn-based strategy adventure where you get to form a group of valiant heroes and guide them in battle through a wide variety of quests and locations as you venture toward a final showdown with the feared Shadow Knight.

Garou: Mark of the Wolves


Developer: SNKDownload: iOS, Android
Genre: FightingPrice: Free

Another instalment in the popular fighting series, "GAROU: MARK OF THE WOLVES" renews the series with the "T.O.P. SYSTEM", a revolutionary game mechanic that can be set anywhere on the character's lifebar and gives access to a unique attack and significantly increases the character's hitting power.

Ultimate General: Gettysburg


Developer: Game LabsDownload: iOS
Genre: StrategyPrice: $7.99

Ultimate General: Gettysburg is a tactical wargame that allows you to command thousands of soldiers as a Union or Confederate General during the Battle of Gettysburg. The strategy game features unique hand drawn map, complex morale, controls optimized for touch and smart AI.

Imps in Tokyo


Developer: We Are VigilantesDownload: iOS
Genre: ArcadePrice: $1.99

Imps in Tokyo is a handcrafted indie arcade/adventure game where the imps are on a mission to use their powers to fight Mr. Cornelious, stop his diabolic plan and save... kittens.

iO - A Physics Platformer


Developer: BluBoxDownload: iOS
Genre: Physics puzzlerPrice: $2.99

iOS is a physics puzzler with over 150 challenging mazes including portals, inverted gravity, vehicles and more.

Switch & Drop


Developer: ChillingoDownload: iOS
Genre: Color-matchingPrice: Free

Switch, drop and match colors to clear the blocks in this new kind of puzzle game.

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15 Comments

1. UglyFrank

Posts: 2200; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

Sadly the better apps continue to reach ios first

5. TimCook

Posts: 450; Member since: Oct 23, 2014

Reach IOS first ? They don't just reach IOS first. They also stay exclusive for iOS.

6. neela_akaash

Posts: 1239; Member since: Aug 05, 2014

Developers choose IOS as the first priority because the IOS has a zero tolerance of piracy. That's the only good thing i like with the IOS. Whereas majority of android users download games & apps for free via third party websites.

13. Life_Engineer

Posts: 37; Member since: Jun 28, 2012

zero!?! Well I have most of those running on my ipad without paying a cent!

7. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Don't you ever take a break from trolling on things you know little about.

12. Biernot unregistered

the google playstore is boring as hell

15. WarMaster

Posts: 3; Member since: Feb 25, 2015

There is a lot of stuff that never reaches iOS, the entire freaking Conflict strategy game series is Android only for example. IMO the fail with Android is that there are so many low quality devices out there, who the F manufactures phones with 512k memory? You can't even run all the default apps on those phones.

2. dorianb

Posts: 617; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

I really like Android, but Google really is going to have to find a better way to incentivize Devs to create for their platform at a faster rate. Heck if Xbox & Playstation (not to mention SEGA & Nintendo well before them) can get side by side releases they (Android) shouldn't settle for a coming soon tag.

8. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=icTGz-LG2sU Let me know if you still think that Android lacks games. If so, how about an Android exclusive; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kS3WhRMxAQI Facts is there more games on either platform than we can ever finish gaming so don't be greedy.

3. Anterv

Posts: 178; Member since: Jul 09, 2014

Sorry, but I just see some indie sh*t for Android in this article, and really great games for iOS.

10. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Sorry, don't the point of your comment. If you only what to hear of Apple and iOS news then you should stay on site that does that. e.g Mac Rumours or Apple Insiders.

4. hortizano

Posts: 294; Member since: May 22, 2013

So sad the ones i liked are only for IOS.. but I will never fall on its clutches, no matter the pretty colors...

9. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Its ok to buy a iPad to play the iOS exclusive. Then have an Android phone for price and flexibility. This a list of games that are Android exclusive; not exhausive as Legion of Heros are not on that list and the link is three year olds. http://www.pocketgamer.co.uk/r/Android/Top+10+Android+charts/feature.asp?c=40767

11. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

The game I really look forward to is Implosion which will be available in both platform. Check it out! http://gamemob.com/news/new-implosion-trailer-should-be-a-blockbuster-film-coming-to-mobile-april-2015/

14. rembo65

Posts: 58; Member since: Oct 21, 2011

Garou: Mark of the Wolves is NOT free on iOS...it's $3.99. #dreamscrushed

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