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# 261681 10-Dec-2019 14:22
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Looking for some game recommendations to play on my Galaxy S10.

 

My preferences are:

 

  • Premium (paid) games.  e.g. no ads or in-app purchases
  • Puzzle/logic games.  e.g. a good Sudoku recommendation would be good
  • Simple, but well polished.  (not looking for AAA graphics-intensive action games).

 

 

Here's a shot of my currently installed games:

 

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Even if you have a recommendation that doesn't match my preferences I'd be keen to hear what games you're playing.

 

 

 

Cheers


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  # 2371827 10-Dec-2019 14:25
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My list is :

 

Pocket City - think original Sim City :)

 

Exploding Kittens - based on the card game

 

Quiz Up - pick a subject

 

Plague Inc - destroy humanity

 

 





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  # 2371833 10-Dec-2019 14:40
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Ive been playing Polytopia.  Easy to play, can be pretty quick.  Past that I play MS Solitaire cause why not, and Transmission.  


 
 
 
 


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  # 2371844 10-Dec-2019 15:03
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Flood

 

Threes

 

World of Goo

 

Plague Inc

 

Mini Metro

 

Transmission

 

I'm also a sucker for Tower Defense type games too, so Bloons TD 5/6, Kingdom Rush etc.






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  # 2371858 10-Dec-2019 15:39
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Not really what you have indicated you'd like based on what you are already playing, but Clash of Clans is my favourite mobile game (by some margin). 


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  # 2371969 10-Dec-2019 18:59
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I got hooked on Torn City a while back now.

I play on Android and PC.

It's a text based crime game, you can spend real money, but it is totally playable without.

The missus used to play clash of clans of something like it, now she plays Torn.




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  # 2371976 10-Dec-2019 19:14
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I play Juice Jam, its just a Candy Crush clone. I started just for brain exercise. BUT, its very good, you need to think, strategise, plan ahead. the hard levels can be HARD. Im at level 2026, so this is keeping me interested. Many I introduced gave up its too hard. 


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  # 2371979 10-Dec-2019 19:20
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Come play Ingress, allows you to exercise while playing, Best of both worlds ;)





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  # 2372200 11-Dec-2019 09:38
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Stardew Valley on mobile is good.





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  # 2372240 11-Dec-2019 10:33
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I play _very_ few mobile games. One of the few is Hive, an app version of the (no) board game. Similar type of strategy game to chess, but a full game only takes about 5-10 minutes.

 

I only installed it to figure out how to play the IRL equivalent (my kids usually beat me, and its not due to sandbagging), but it has slowly graduated to my home screen where it remains.


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