Sep 18 AT 5:14 PM Steve Raycraft 7 Comments

Top 10 new Android games this week: Octagon, Hyper Trip

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Welcome back to Android Gaming Weekly, our weekly recap of new game releases. We still plan to cover upcoming releases and games we’re playing, but this column is dedicated to new games that you can start playing right now. Check out our top picks and let us know in the comments section if you have any suggestions for next week’s post.


DescriptionRun as far as you can in this unique, color-matching, runner game! Challenge your combination skills and perception! Beat your own and your friends’ record! The one and only rule is extremely simple: swap the RED, GREEN, and BLUE buddies to step on their color.


Beach Buggy Racing

Description: Beach Buggy is back with an explosive sequel! Drive into an action-packed, surprise-filled world of off-road kart racing mayhem. Race against a field of rival drivers, each with unique personalities and special abilities.


Phantom Rift

Description: Phantom Rift is an adventure/RPG with a unique battle system (inspired by Mega Man Battle Network), hundreds of spells to collect and use, endless equipment combinations to customize your wizard with and much more.


Light in the Dark

Description: Help the Totems find their adorable lost children in this light-bending, color blending puzzle game. The Totems shine brightly as you are tasked with solving each challenging and fun filled scenario! Move boxes, slide lenses and adjust mirrors so the Totem’s light can awaken the slumbering babies!


AntiSquad Tactics

Description: AntiSquad Tactics gives you various missions, including infiltration, escape, elimination, assault and a whole lot more! Sometimes it might even seem like there’s no way out, but trust us, there’s always a solution! A little bit of cunning is all you need to beat any foe, no matter what the restrictions are.


Skull Legends

Description: Arm yourself with incredible bows, combat bracers with unique powers, arrows and fantastic magic potions. Stand your ground against the attack of the skeleton warriors. Enter the battleground firing and customize your defense strategy with the help of specialized towers and blockades. Enter into a fantastic, epic world with incredible 3D graphics.


Hyper Trip

DescriptionHyper Trip is a frenetic reflex game set in a futuristic 3D neon lit environment. Tap left or right to guide a square. Avoid hitting a wall.


daWindci Deluxe

Description: Paint wind, hurricanes and lightning on the screen with the tip of your finger and thereby navigate your balloon through the riddles and obstacles of each level. A world full of magical equipment and incredible inventions is waiting to be explored at a slow and relaxing pace: Monumental wind turbines on the horizon, an impressive hangar door behind you and a surreal fauna and flora around you.



Description: Octagon is a minimal arcade game where you have to move fast or be left behind. As the floor moves beneath you, spin your world around to dodge speed bumps. Flip upside-down to avoid holes, surf on top of the Octagon –whatever you can do to survive the mad race through this trippy 8-sided tunnel.


Goat Simulator

Description: Gameplay-wise, Goat Simulator is all about causing as much destruction as you possibly can as a goat. It has been compared to an old-school skating game, except instead of being a skater, you’re a goat, and instead of doing tricks, you wreck stuff.


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