Currently, governments around the world are resorting to social distancing and lockdown to prevent the spread of Coronavirus infection. In India too, people are sitting at home adopting self-isolation and the government has implemented a lockdown across the country. There is no doubt that sitting in our homes at this time is the best for us. This is the first and important step to protect yourself and others from infection with the coronavirus (Kovid-19). However, sometimes sitting in the house throughout the day is also full of boredom. To get rid of this, some people play games with family and some resort to mobile games and group chatting or video calling apps. If you are also looking for entertainment, then we have brought for you many mobile games like Houseparty, Table Tennis Touch, Mini Militia – Doodle Army 2, Pandemic, which are great and fun to play. All these games will undoubtedly save you and your family from getting bored in the event of a coronavirus lockdown. The speciality of some of these mobile games is that you can play them together with your family members and friends.
The HouseParty app tops our list, which is not really a game but still fits perfectly into our list of mobile games. This app is a video calling app, in which not only you can connect with your relatives or friends through video calling, but you can also play live games with them. While in video-calling in the Houseparty app, users can play games like trivia, quick draw, chips and guac and heads-up. You can watch your friends play live via video-call, which gives a very different and fun experience than typical multiplayer games.
Houseparty is free on both Android and iOS. However, there are many options for in-app purchases. It is also available for macOS and Google Chrome.
The next game is Psych, which is a very interesting multiplayer party game on mobile. ‘Psych!’ There are a lot of minigames where everyone is given a set of questions and you fool other players by convincing others of the answers you give. For example, it has a game called ‘Is that a fact’ (‘Is it a fact’), where you have to make arbitrary facts and convince your friends that this fact is true. This is one of the many fun games within this game.
Psych! The mobile game is free with in-app purchases on both Android and iOS.
Table Tennis Touch
‘Table Tennis Touch’ is a fun ping-pong game that you can play on a smartphone. The game has simple but great graphics. It also includes an extremely easy Skype control and the option of local realtime multiplayer matches. In this, you can challenge your friends. The game has a career mode, where you get a choice of over 30 designs to unlock and decorate Fast Bat. Apart from this, there are many trophies to unlock in Table Tennis Touch and the game can also be played offline, which means that you do not need an internet connection to play it.
Table Tennis Touch is a free game that has in-app shopping options and is free on Android and iOS.
Family Style: Co-Op Kitchen
You can enjoy this game with friends and family, as it gives 8 players a chance to play together. In it, you can work together with your friends in a virtual kitchen. Each player is given different kitchen tasks, which they have to complete together. Games are given small tasks to each player and these tasks are completed with the help of everyone. Family Style: Co-Op Kitchen game is a very fun game to play with family members.
Family Style: Co-Op Kitchen game is free with in-app purchases on both Android and iOS.
The Battle of Polytopia
The Battle of Politopia is a World Building Strategy game. In its game you lead your clan from a small village and turn it into a powerful kingdom over time. This game is easy to learn but difficult to master. It is a turn-based game in which you have to play alternately with other players.
The Battle of Polytopia is free on both Android and iOS with in-app purchases.
Mini Militia – Doodle Army 2
The last free game on the list is the Mini Militia. It is a thrilling multiplayer combat game where you battle against six other players. Its special feature is that the game is made with fun 2D cartoon graphics. The game’s controls are strange, but this also makes the game interesting. In it you can play with six of your friends on the same network. It also has a room, where you can play with your friends sitting far away.
Mini Militia – Doodle Army 2 game is free on both Android and iOS with in-app purchases.
Bonus: Best Paid Mobile Games
There are also paid mobile games that are even more fun to play, but it is not available for free on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. You will have to pay a small price for these. Exploding Kittens and Pandemic are also great fun games. Exploding Kittens is available for Rs 130 on the Google Play Store and Rs 159 on the Apple App Store. At the same time, Pandemic costs 400 rupees on the Google Play Store