Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

It's the end of the year, and that means for one brief, shining moment, one Google Play gaming category will make perfect sense. These are Google Play's editor's picks for the top Android games of 2013.

Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

rymdkapsel

grapefrukt games
$3.99

This marvelous, minimalistic real-time strategy game was one of Stephen Totilo's favorite games this year.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

Rayman Fiesta Run

Ubisoft
$2.99

Another practically perfect platformer for Rayman about covers it.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

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EightyEight Games
$1.99

A fantastic puzzle RPG that I could not put down when it hit the iPhone last year.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

Anomaly 2

11 bit studios
$1.99

The sequel to 11 bit studios' smash-hit reverse tower defense game did well on mobile this year.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

Heroes of Dragon Age

Electronic Arts
Free

A collectible card-type game with animated battles, this only came out a few weeks ago, and I wasn't too fond of it.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

DragonVale

Backflip Studios
Free

Avoid this game if you ever want to spend a single waking moment not thinking about dragon breeding again.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

Asphalt 8: Airborne

Gameloft
$.99

One of the best racing games on any platform in 2013, at least by my accounting.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

Containment: The Zombie Puzzler

Bootsnake Games
$1.99

The zombie apocalypse has never been so orderly and logical. This is an amazingly well-presented game.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

Dots

Playdots, Inc.
Free

One of the most addictive mobile games of the year, this one got tons of mainstream attention. More dots.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

Into the Dead

PikPok
Free

You aren't supposed to endlessly run into the misty, zombie-filled forest, yet here we are.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

Clash of Clans

Supercell
Free

Massively multiplayer online strategy games came into their own this year, and Clash of Clans is living, profitable proof.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

Juice Cubes

Rovio Stars
Free

A fruit-based match-three puzzle game I have not played? *downloads immediately*
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

Plants Vs. Zombies 2

Popcap
Free

Never heard of this one. Must be new.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

The Blockheads

Noodlecake Studios
Free

It pays to be an unofficial 2D version of Minecraft.
Google's 15 Best Android Games Of 2013

FIFA 14

EA Sports
Free

Soccer is really popular, it seems.
Did they miss any? Was your favorite Android title robbed? Sound off in the comments!