The most popular smartphone games in India right now

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Alongside reading reviews on the latest social comedy and conversing with friends on popular messaging services, the vast majority of Indians are mobile gaming. In fact, when assessing the impact of smartphone gaming, it feels like the whole world is now discovering the diverse collection of products that can be sampled on a miniature handheld device. 

In India, there are certainly more popular titles than others, with a comprehensive selection of releases highlighting that there is something for everyone. Games can appeal to a variety of tastes, ranging from world-building games like Minecraft to more adult-orientated titles like Burlesque by Dita, which is a slot game based online slot game based on the international burlesque star Dita Von Teese. There is an array of games that are dominating the download charts in India, with the likes of Mobile Legends: Bang Bang and Mobile Legends: Adventure pulling in big audiences, alongside Prison Escape and Ludo Club. The options certainly don’t end there, though, with some other popular releases currently shining on mobile in India right now. Let’s take a look at some of them below. 

Call of Duty: Mobile is one of the most competitive games around 

A title that perhaps showcases the sophistication of modern-day smartphones more than most, Call of Duty: Mobile is now shining on our miniature handheld devices after making the jump over from console. The game is particularly adored by Indian gamers, with the title’s extensive selection of multiplayer game modes creating a highly competitive scene that becomes enticing for gamers who haven’t yet discovered this much-loved product on mobile. Also now a widely followed esports product, Call of Duty: Mobile has one of the most dedicated and loyal communities of gamers playing it on a daily basis. 

Clash of Clans is an understandable favourite 

Sometimes, a particular game’s success is hard to understand, but in the case of Clash of Clans, it’s obvious why so many people have warmed to this particular release. With huge wars taking place between two groups of 50 gamers, the product is one of the most chaotic but hugely fun releases around. The title has even managed to record success in the esports sphere, with large global tournaments pulling in big viewing audiences, such as the Clash of Clans World Championship, a competition that offered a big prize pool of $1 million. 

PUBG Mobile is a global hit 

Wherever you are in the world, you’re guaranteed to come across a solid PUBG Mobile community. The game has transitioned over to mobile beautifully and continues to be one of the most successful products the mobile category of gaming has ever seen. In terms of battle royale titles, PUBG Mobile is the undisputed king, although it has a different name in the country after facing the prospect of being banned in 2020, only for the game’s makers to call it ‘Battlegrounds Mobile India’. Another smash hit release that is perfectly suited to the esports arena, if you’re in need of a battle royale product to sample after a long day at work, then you’ve definitely found it. 

Subway Surfers is an excellent game to play 

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Wreaking havoc as you aim to escape from an angry ticket inspector and his canine friend has never been so appealing in a title that has been entertaining the masses for a good while now. In Subway Surfers, the fast-paced action makes it a blast to session, with the game’s continued updates keeping it fresh and relevant today. In terms of enjoyable mobile gaming adventures, Subway Surfers is right up there with the very best of them.

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