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 Battle of the Bulge released the 25 August 2017 and ranked #8, Little Lords of Twilight released the 18 May 2017 and ranked #1, Domina released the 3 April 2017 and ranked #9.

1# 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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2# Battle Worlds: Kronos - 2013

Review69Score

Strong opponents, long playtime - Prepare to fight epic battles against tough AI enemies in three huge campaigns, with over 60 hours of gameplay. Easy to learn, hard to master - hone your tactical hex-field mind, test and train your strategic skills in various "Challenge Maps" Huge variety - More than 50 different infantry, ground, naval and airborne units, as well as buildings, many of which can be upgraded to obtain new capabilities

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Price: $15-$25

4# Warlords: Turn Based Strategy - 2016

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Collect and recruit dozens of unit types, and take your regiments from a handful of militia to a steeled fighting force. Compete in intense PVP battles against the Warlords community, and raise your banner on the leaderboards. Warlords is free to download and play, but it also allows you to purchase virtual items with real money inside the game.

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5# 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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6# Great Little War Game 2 - 2014

Review74Score

Great Little War Game 2 (GLWG2) is a turn-based combat strategy game, following on from the success of the original Great Little War Game. If you've not played any of the Great Little War Games before, this is an ideal place to start.

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7# The Banner Saga - 2014

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Live through an epic role-playing Viking saga where your strategic choices directly affect your personal journey. Player choice that drives your own narrative every decision you make in travel, conversation and combat has a meaningful effect on the outcome as your story unfolds. An epic Viking saga brought to life in 2D glory beautifully hand drawn combat sequences and animations, accompanied by an evocative score from Grammy-nominated composer Austin Wintory, will immerse you into a fantasy realm inspired by Norse mythology.

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8# Battle of the Bulge - 2017

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Set during what the historian Antony Beevor called "Hitler's Last Gamble", Battle of the Bulge provides an immersive experience on a tactical/operational level, putting the player in command of the Allies or the German forces fighting each other in several scenarios in one of the most brutal and wild environments of Western Europe: the snow-covered forest of the Ardennes! Command infantry, mechanized and armoured units in hard fights through the various phases of the offensive, taking into account the nature of the terrain and its effects on the assailants and defenders. Take control of iconic elite units on both sides, such as the 101 Airborne Division or the Kampf Gruppe Peiper, and replace the losses on the hottest spots of the frontline!

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9# Domina - 2017

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Acquire, train, upgrade, and whip your brutish gladiators towards bloody victory in the ruthless arenas of ancient Rome.

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10# 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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11# 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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12# 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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14# Warhammer 40,000: Regicide - 2016

Review72Score

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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15# Fire Emblem Heroes - 2017

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Lead your army with easy touch and drag controls, including the ability to attack by simply swiping an ally over an enemy. Also, free and timely updates will continue to add new Hero characters, content, and other surprises to keep you engrossed with hours of additional gameplay. Training Tower: Engage in battle scenarios of varying difficulty that you can play over and over to earn rewards and experience (EXP) for your allies.

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16# Skulls of the Shogun - 2013

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Washing up on the shores of the afterlife, players meet and join forces with vibrant ghost-samurai warriors, magical animal-monks, and mustachioed samurai generals on the way to capture Skulls of the Shogun. With its roots in classic turn-based strategy gaming, Skulls of the Shogun retains that depth while adding a smooth, streamlined interface, realtime physics, and over the top samurai action. Also featuring up to 4-player local and networked multi-player and an original score inspired by old samurai films and dub, Skulls of the Shogun offers simple-yet-deep, refined and offbeat game-play.

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17# 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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18# 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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19# 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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21# 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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22# 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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23# 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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24# Crystal Story II - 2015

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Crystal Story II is a turn-based RPG that follows the story of a young Dragon on his quest to defeat an evil witch. He must seek allies to aid him on his journey and save the world from the oncoming invasion.

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25# 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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