Worth mentioning are the gaming apps offered by many Android developers, which make tablets your handy gaming consoles. The Android App Market has an extensive collection of games you can choose from but the top five best games of 2011 are as follows:
1. Angry Birds
The most popular and downloadable game in the history of Android is the Angry Birds. In this game, the birds are angry because green pigs have stolen their eggs. Thus, they seek revenge by destroying the hiding pigs through sling shots. Imagination-wise, Angry Birds is the most educational tablet game because it has turned the world of boring physics into a very much addictive and amazing game. The bonus point is that you can get this game for free in the Android marketplace.
2. Honeycomb Ping Pong
Loved table tennis during high school? You would not need a physical platform to play this game now, because Ping Pong has already reached the screens of Android tablets. The Honeycomb Ping Pong is actually an improved version of the classic game played with two rackets and a ball bouncing in between. This game is available in four different modes, namely, single play, two players, Wi-Fi Play and lastly, Online Play.
In the Single Play mode, you play against your tablet. It comes with four difficulty levels, from easy to medium to hard and up to expert. The Two Players mode, on the other hand, allows you to play with a second human player on the same tablet. The third mode, the Wi-Fi Play, uses a Wi-Fi function to play against another tablet in your wireless zone. The last mode, the Online Play, allows you to play against other players around the world if you can’t find someone to play within your wireless zone. This game is downloadable in the App Market for only $0.99.
3. Backbreaker THD
Want to join the football team but just can’t pass the try-outs? Well, worry no more because no one can stop you from playing this game right in your own tablet. The Backbreaker THD is a game developed by NaturalMotion, allowing you to enjoy a virtual nerve-wrecking and bone-crunching football game. Credit is given to the game’s incredible animation, tantalizing HD visuals, and eye-catching simulation technology. This tablet game costs a little blow in your pockets though. You need to shed off $4.99 to download it but definitely, it’s worth the price.
4. Need for Speed: Shift
Your favorite Android racing game is finally available in your tablet. Check out your gears well because the game’s enhanced screen space makes your turning and swerving a definite joy. This game, developed by Electronic Arts, is also available in other gaming platforms.
5. X Construction Lite
Ever dreamt of becoming a construction engineer someday? You can now construct whatever you wish in your Android tablet. The X Construction Lite is a simple yet fun and addictive game moving up in the gaming ladder today. In its first week of release, it garnered 250,000 downloads. No wonder this game is considered as one of the best.
There are still more tablet games available in the Android App Market and it’s just a click or tap away to discover if they can measure up to the prowess of the games above. What is best for others may not be best for you,but the list above is tried and tested by the majority. You don’t have to conform but before having second thoughts, try the games first. You might just be surprised.