2020 has been a wild 12 months for everyone and that signifies that it has been a wild 12 months for the cellular video games trade on the entire – what with it being the largest leisure trade on this planet, and so forth, and so forth. International pandemics, political upheaval, raging forest fires, swarms of locusts, new warmth information within the Arctic Circle and all kinds actually…It is unlikely we’ll look again on 2020 fondly. I imply they began buying and selling water as a commodity on Wallstreet this 12 months… hoo-boy!
However there have been some nice video games, proper? Proper! Final 12 months despatched us off with video games like Black Desert Cell and Oddman in its closing whispers, however since then 2020 has been positively screaming with new video games. I really feel like I’ve actually been on the frontline of all of it, repeatedly celebrating the launches with our Video games of the Week articles, and -perhaps obviously- being surrounded by cellular video games throughout my everyday life. 2020 has actually felt like a sequence of years all knotted collectively by mishaps and chaos, however in the event you solid your thoughts again to the launch of nice video games like The White Door, Maze Machina, Warface: International Operations and Pascal’s Wager then, effectively, you are still fascinated by this 12 months. Yep, that was January, even when it looks like years in the past.
And with video games like that to kick the 12 months off, it is no marvel that the crew right here have been so busy this 12 months. It has been a very superb 12 months for the cellular house, and I would prefer to suppose that we have made it much more superb with our incredible Pocket Gamer LaunchPad occasions, the place we intentionally pulled collectively a number of the most promising, cool video games to indicate off. These have been phenomenal, and in the event you liked these then you definitely’ll be overjoyed to listen to that we’re operating 4 of them this 12 months.
All of this stated this record is not concerning the video games that we have talked about all year long. Nope. It is concerning the 5 video games which I’ve stubbornly refused to delete from my cellphone this 12 months, my private finest 5 video games of this 12 months. Oh, and they should have launched this 12 months as effectively, which is particularly tough as this 12 months I’ve modified telephones a few instances, spent a number of time gaming on older – established – video games with my children, and – effectively – put in a whole bunch of video games.
Anyway, buckle your self in and click on on by under to seek out my high 5 cellular video games of this 12 months, and let me know within the feedback in the event you disagree with my selections.