Who doesn’t love gaming? Most of us reading this article have grown up playing video games on our television screens, or on handheld devices and cute consoles. We slowly graduated to play stations and now, owing to the fact that we spend most of our time on our phones, all our games are played on it too.
And gaming has intensified these days, given how all of us are stuck in our homes due to the pandemic and don’t have many options to entertain ourselves. Thankfully, phone manufacturers have come up with just the right solution to introduce a plethora of games for our consumption. One such phone brand leading the pack is Apple.
The tech giant has recently also announced the best apps of the year across all its devices, including iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV. This is why, we have been able to come to you with a list of some of the best games, both free and paid, available to play on your Apple devices. And the best part is that you do not require any subscription to Apple Arcade.
So, behold! Here’s the list of the
10 best iPhone games to play in 2021
1.Call of Duty: Mobile
When we talk about gaming, we must absolutely mention Call of Duty, because who wouldn’t?! If you, like us, have been a die-hard Call of Duty fan since ages, Apple has your fix on its iPhones and iPads. All you need to do is have a great internet connection, and you will be ready to slay the game in no time. This game is available to play for free.
- Among Us!
This award-winning, multiplayer game is one of our top picks of the best iPhone games in 2021. It takes place on a spaceship, where some players are designated ‘crewmates’, who have to complete tasks around the spaceship. The other players, termed ‘impostors’ try to kill the crewmates through the game. This free game has taken the internet by storm, making gaming enthusiasts across the spectrum quite happy.
Subway Surfers is one of those classic video games that you can never have enough of, and that is why it is on our list of 10 best iPhone games in 2021. This is an endless runner video game where the character named Jake (essentially you as the player) are required to run away from an inspector and avoid various objects by jumping over them or doing something or the other. To earn maximum points, you have to keep running for as long as you can. This game is also available to play for free.
Roblox is another gem of a game available to play on Apple devices and is also free for all enthusiasts. If you have ever played the game called Ready Player One, Roblox is sort of like the mobile equivalent of that game. The game will place you in a virtual world where you then play or even create gameplay scenarios for others. Sounds quite fun, doesn’t it?
- Ink Inc.
This free-to-play game is available for all Apple users to enjoy. It is also an easy and pretty straightforward drawing game to play, especially if you have kids in the house to engage. In this game, all you got to do is draw tattoos and make customers happy. The goal is to not draw outside the lines so that your customers in the game keep coming back to you for more. It’s a good game for when you want to just chill on your phone on lazy weekend days.
Minecraft has got to be one of the oldest and our most favourite games. No wonder then that it is also on our list of the 10 best iPhone games in 2021, and rightly so! Afterall, the cutesy animations and the retro feel bring back a sea of nostalgia when you play this game on your phone. The game is wildly popular and has been so for many years now. To play this game, you will have to shell out about $7.
- Plague Inc.
This is yet another popular iPhone game that you can play for a measly sum of $0.99. Plague Inc. has also been around for years now, and the game involves real-time strategizing. It is quite a sinister game where the player is the creator of a deadly disease who tries to annihilate the human race. Makes sense for the kind of year we have been having too, doesn’t it?
Monopoly is possibly one of the most popular board games in the world. And if you haven’t played it yet, now might be the time to do so because it is available to play on your handheld devices as well. The best part is that you won’t have to lug around a heavy board to play this exciting game with your friends. Priced at $3.99, this will instantly give you an easy fix for your board game needs.
- Heads Up!
One of the most popular charades game and also a favourite in our list of best iPhone games in 2021. Great for parties and gatherings, this game is quite fun to play and has a variety of categories you can choose from, including celebs, music, movies, etc. You have to guess the correct answer as the rest of the people shout clues at you. The game is available to play at a price of less than a dollar.
- Kingdom Two Crowns
This is yet another popular iPhone game with a with a monarch on horseback who uses his gold to make the locals do his bidding. Once you play this game, you will feel like a true king about to rule his subjects. The pixel art on this game is gorgeous so part from playing it, it is also great to experience visually. This game is available to play at a price of $4.99.