Within the last few years, there has been significant growth in the mobile gaming industry. Phones make it more convenient to game wherever you might be. While there are many games, some have become iconic games due to their addictive nature.

Angry Birds

When this birds vs. pigs game was released it was an instant hit. Its success has led to the development of many installments of the original game.

Major Millions

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Some of the most iconic games are simple in concept which is true for Dots. Players simply attempt to connect as many dots as possible in a minute.

Candy Crush

For many gamers, this became almost an obsession when it was released as players tried to move through the levels.


Another simple game, it has stood the test of time. Since the initial release, eight other versions have been created.


Nintendo first introduced this building block game. It is now one of the most popular to play on a mobile device.

Fruit Ninja

Players fight the clock as they attempt to slash fruit with knife.

Need for Speed

A classic car game, this will get any mobile user’s adrenaline pumping as they race through the game.

Plants vs. Zombies

It seems like zombies are everywhere these days and mobile phones are no exception. This is a lighthearted look at the creatures as the plants attempt to stymie their attempts to take over the lawn.

Pac-Man 256

A classic character since the 80’s, it has been adapted for use on the mobile phone. Swiping the screen is much simpler than using the vintage joystick.

As 2016 unfolds, will any newly developed game end up on this list? Or will classic titles like Snake, Pac-Man and Angry Birds continue to hold their own on this list? Stay tuned!