Quality over quantity. That is one thing we praise here over at Game Mob when it comes to mobile games. It’s easy to get distracted by all the games that hit the App Store and Google Play, which can put a bad taste in one’s mouth. But no, don’t forget there are a ton of amazing developers and creators out there who will soon release amazing experiences for your mobile or tablet device.
Here is a round up of exciting quality games to look out for in 2017 and beyond.
Snowman | Summer 2017 | iOS, Android
Discover the secrets of the endless desert.
Antioch: Scarlet Bay
Mi-Clos Studios | Early 2017 | iOS, Android
Play as one of two detectives working together to solve a intriguing crime. The adventure will bring you to the city of Antioch, a dark metropolis surrounded by moutains and sea. Currently in beta testing.
Sirvo Studios | Coming Soon | iOS, Android
From the makers of Threes!, Guidlings is an upcoming fantasy adventure in a world of wizards and wifi.
Warner Bros. | TBD 2017 | iOS, Android
Enter the Universe of Injustice 2 and guide your stable of Super Heroes and Villains to victory. Soft launched in the Phillipines.
Ironhide Games | Mid 2017 | iOS, Android
An RTS game on a Sci-Fi setting made by the same crazy guys behind the Kingdom Rush saga. Countless enemies, adrenaline, tactics and silly humor awaits you on a galaxy not that far away…
Polytron | Coming 2017 | iOS
Play as Gomez, a 2D creature living in what he believes is a 2D world. Until a strange and powerful artifact reveals to him the existence of a mysterious third dimension!
Loveshack | Coming Soon | iOS, Android
Framed 2 is coming, and bringing more comic book panel manipulation puzzles with it!
Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and The Millionaire’s Conspiracy
Formerly titled Lady Layton: The Millionaire Ariadne’s Conspiracy, this new installment of the Professor Layton series is a strategic mystery puzzle solving game that follows Katrielle Layton, who searches for her missing father Professor Hershel Layton.
Modern Combat Versus
Gameloft | Coming Soon | iOS, Android
The action-packed FPS franchise on mobile returns with a brand new multiplayer experience. The Modern Combat Versus is a new take on the series with added tech and unique agents to play on the battlefield.
Monkey Moon + BlackMuffin | TBD | iOS, Android
You are a taxi driver. Paris is your city and you know every corner of it. At night, passengers hop in your taxi. Sometimes you talk to them, sometimes they talk to you. You are not only a driver; for some people you are a priest, a confident, a friend. You like this routine.
Foursaken Media | TBD | iOS, Android
Noblemen takes place in an alternate reality late 19th century, with a mix between early WWI, American civil war, and a dash of steampunk technology. The game consists of 2 main parts: a large scale strategic overworld, and 3rd person, cover based battles.
Cornfox & Bros. | TBD | iOS, Android
The boy has grown up? That’s right! But he is a different boy altogether! Oceanhorn 2: Knights of the Lost Realm is set in another time period on the Oceanhorn timeline. The game has a new Hero, a boy who has been trained to become a Knight of Arcadia.
Old Man’s Journey
Broken Rules | Spring 2017 | iOS
Entrenched in a beautifully handcrafted world, players will embark on a heartfelt journey interwoven with playful puzzles.
Shadow Fight 3
Nekki | TBD | iOS, Android, Windows
Shadow Fight game series combines the simplicity and mass-appeal of today’s casual games with the game depth of hardcore arcade games like Mortal Kombat or Tekken, strictly corresponding to the motto “A minute to learn, a lifetime to master”.
Snowman | Mid-2017 | iOS, Android
Skate City will capture the nostalgia, artistry, and experimentation we love most about skateboarding while taking players through iconic skate locales from around the world.
BugByte | TBD | iOS, Android
You get to design your fleet yourself, working towards building a self-sustaining colony on multiple space ships that can defend itself. Different types of resources can be gathered from asteroids and planets. You need to build but you also have to defend against space pirates and deal with different elements causing damage to your colony. Characters and story will be a big part of the game, built by creating each character to be their own individual much like in Rimworld. The isometric graphics resemble a bit those of the original X-COM. Space exploration is a key part of the game, inspired by FTL.
The Room: Old Sins
Fireproof Games | Q4 2017 | iOS, Android
he sudden disappearance of an ambitious engineer and his high-society wife provokes the hunt for a precious artefact. The trail leads to the attic of their deserted home, and the discovery of an old, peculiar dollhouse…Experience The Room: Old Sins and explore unsettling locations, follow obscure clues and manipulate bizarre artefacts on a journey into the world behind the veil.
Where Cards Fall
Snowman | Fall 2017 | iOS, Android
In this coming of age story, you’ll build houses of cards to form and shape the world around you. The houses help you move through imaginative puzzles and bring vivid memories of adolescence to life.