50 Best Turn-based Strategy games for Android

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The best 50 Turn-based Strategy games for Android daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms for Android. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

The latest addition in this selection are Fading released the 22 December 2017 and ranked #21, Tactical Monsters Rumble Arena released the 12 November 2017 and ranked #50, Little Lords of Twilight released the 18 May 2017 and ranked #19.

1# Templar Battleforce - 2015

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Templar Battleforce is an addictive mix of strategic combat and army building with the precision of an RPG. Step into the pilot suit of a Leviathan mech and lead the Templar Knights in battle against fierce enemies.

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2# Fire Emblem Heroes - 2017

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"Take part in strategic turn-based battles streamlined for on-the-go play with maps that fit in the palm of your hand! Lead your army with easy touch and drag controls, including the ability to attack by simply swiping an ally over an enemy."

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3# The Banner Saga 2 - 2016

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The award winning and BAFTA nominated saga continues in The Banner Saga 2. Continue your journey soon after the climactic events of The Banner Saga. The choices you made in the first game will affect who is alive and who is dead in this exciting sequel.

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Price: $15-$25

4# XCOM: Enemy Unknown - 2012

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XCOM: Enemy Unknown will place you in control of a secret paramilitary organization called XCOM. As the XCOM commander, you will defend against a terrifying global alien invasion by managing resources, advancing technologies, and overseeing combat strategies and individual unit tactics. The original XCOM is widely regarded as one of the best games ever made and has now been re-imagined by the strategy experts at Firaxis Games. XCOM: Enemy Unknown will expand on that legacy with an entirely new invasion story, enemies and technologies to fight aliens and defend Earth. You will control the fate of the human race through researching alien technologies, creating and managing a fully operational base, planning combat missions and controlling soldier movement in battle.

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Price: $25-$40

5# Legends of Callasia - 2016

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Choose your faction. Choose your heroes. Choose your troops. Conquer lands, create kingdoms, and destroy your enemies. All the lands of Callasia are yours to dominate in this original simultaneous multiplayer strategy game.

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6# Ravenmark: Scourge of Estellion - 2011

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Ravenmark: Scourge of Estellion is a turn-based wargame, where strategic troop placement is essential to succeed, but this is just one of the many choices you will face while fighting your way through your many battles!

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7# Great Big War Game - 2012

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"This game plays beautifully and looks fantastic" - App Advice "Not downloading it is damn near criminal" - MoDojo "Just buy it, plain and simple" - IGN Main Features: 50 Mission single player campaign Online asynchronous multiplayer Pass n Play & Skirmish vs AI Achievements to unlock Stunning visuals Simple, intuitive control method Tons of humor No birds were harmed (or made angry) during development!

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8# Hoplite - 2013

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Protect your creator! Keep defence by deflecting the waves of opponents with your shield. Fight them Hoplite!

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9# Warhammer 40,000: Regicide - 2016

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Warhammer 40,000: Regicide is a brutal take on one of the greatest turn based strategy games of all time. Regicide fuses multiple phases of gameplay with dynamic action. Maneuver your army into place and unleash a devastating array of tactical abilities to crush your enemies.

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10# Skulls of the Shogun - 2013

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Skulls of the Shogun is a turn-based tactics video game developed by 17-BIT. The game is inspired by Advance Wars and features turn-based combat between undead samurai.

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11# Worms 4 - 2015

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Five Gorgeous Locations: Do battle in five beautiful hand drawn regions: Middle Turf, Candiville, Wacky-Habara, Tomorrow Islands and the Fro Zone. Missions are designed not only to provide the player with hours of enjoyment, but also to teach the finer points of Worms playing strategy!

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12# Conquest of Elysium 3 - 2012

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Conquest of Elysium 3 (CoE3) is a streamlined turn based fantasy strategy game with a touch of rogue-like and the complex undertones of Illwinter's Dominions series. While CoE3 appears to be a simple game with limited options at first glance, delving further into the game reveals a game of complex decision making and risky endeavors.

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13# Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution 2 - 2014

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Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution 2 challenges players to build a glorious empire that will stand the test of time. Find out if you have what it takes to rule the world!Key Features: - New Civilization - Korea - New Leaders - Lenin the Russian communist, King Sejong king of Joseon - New Units strengthen your military might with brand new combat units including Aircraft Carriers, Jet Fighters and Special Forces.

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15# Outwitters - 2012

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Featured in the App Stores Best of 2012 Battle players of similar skill with league placement & matchmaking New seasons arrive to shake up the leaderboards Use your Game Center account and friends list Cross-platform play A universal app with retina support

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Price: Free

16# Heavenstrike Rivals - 2016

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Enter a war-torn world on the brink of extinction, embark on an epic adventure and fight your way to the top of the PvP leaderboards in HEAVENSTRIKE RIVALS, the latest tactical RPG from SQUARE ENIX.

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Price: $25-$40

17# Crowntakers - 2014

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Crowntakers combines turn-based strategy with RPG elements and takes you at the behest of the crown into a medieval fantasy world full of challenging encounters and epic adventures. With its randomly generated world, Crowntakers offers a varied gaming experience every time you set out to fight evil.

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18# Devil's Attorney - 2012

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4/4 Slide to Play 5/5 Gamezebo 5/5 App Advice 5/5 Appsmile 5/5 Bom Dia 5/5 Gamesaku 5/5 The App Era 9/10 Touch Arcade 9/10 Apptudes Devil's Attorney is a turn-based strategy game set in the 80's where you play as Max McMann, a defense attorney that's high on charm but low on moral fiber. Your objective is to free all of your clients and use the money you earn to buy accessories and new furniture for your apartment; boosting your ego and unlocking new courtroom skills in the process.

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19# Little Lords of Twilight - 2017

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Little Lords of Twilight® is a player-versus-player, turn-based strategy game where players lead their hero and minions to victory. Each time the Sun hides behind one of the moons of Zikverländ and when it emerges to shine anew, you will be transformed and lent formidable powers.

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20# The Last Warlock - 2015

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The Last Warlock is a turn based strategy and role-playing game set in a colorful voxel world. Engage in Quests, summon monsters, cast spells and battle enemy Warlocks. Compete with friends or strangers in multiplayer mode. Become the Last Warlock!

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21# Fading - 2017

Review76Score

Traverse the mind of a troubled man in a minimalist 2D adventure.

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22# Banner Saga 2 - 2016

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Bold leadership decisions, wise use of resources, and skillful battle tactics are vital to ensure your Viking clans make it through alive. As the world continues to crumble around you, only one bastion of hope remains, but getting there will require strong leadership, hard sacrifices, influencing new heroes, and sound strategy in combat. The journey is as important as battle your role is critical in building and managing your caravan as you travel the vast landscape.

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Price: $15-$25

23# Hitman GO - 2016

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You will strategically navigate fixed spaces on a grid to avoid enemies and take out your target or infiltrate well-guarded locations. You really have to think about each move and all the Hitman tools of the trade you would expect are included; disguises, distractions, sniper rifles and even 47s iconic Silverballers. With Hitman GO, youll experience: Challenging puzzles that put your assassination skills to the test Beautiful scale model-style visuals Environments with secret passageways and off-limit areas Agent 47s tools of the trade: Distractions, disguises, hiding spots, sniper rifles and even the iconic Silverballers Different enemy types with unique and deadly behaviours Different ways of completing each level, silently or forcefully

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24# Braveland - 2014

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Braveland is a turn-based game inspired by old-school strategies with hexagonal battlefield. You will start as a humble warrior's son whose village was cruelly raided and will end as talented commander of your army.

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25# Super Tribes - 2016

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It's a game about ruling the world, fighting evil AI tribes, discovering new lands and mastering new technologies. Wander in the dark cold forests of Barduria, explore the steamy Kickoo jungles or claim the lush field of the Imperius empire. "Its a great city building game thats free of the shackles of freemium, and every strategy fan owes it to themselves to give it a shot at some point."

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