The following games for Samsung Galaxy Tab will turn your Android-infused slate into a portable entertainment system that’s fit for ardent as well as casual players. And if you happen to fall under that category then you’ve stumbled across the right place. We’ve scouted the terrain and zeroed in on 8 of the best titles that would entice and excite all you gaming fans out there. The sleek slab that hit the tech scene in 2010 boasts of a wide, clear touchscreen as well as other impressive innards. Now all these features help take the titles to new heights, while managing to keep the tech-savvy owner engaged for hours on end.
1 – Angry Birds Space HD:
By shelling just under $3, you’ll be able to toss some irate avian at the mean green piggies. Yes, we’re talking about the famous Angry Birds title, and the one we’ve chosen to feature here is a delight that’s certainly something ‘out of this world.’ There are 140 interstellar levels, new feathery friends and superpowers, zero gravity adventures, detailed backgrounds and hidden bonus levels.
With this title, you’ll see that the ‘sky is no longer the limit.’ Watch out for regular free updates as they roll out from the house of Rovio.
2 – Crime Story:
Want to be part of your own gangster story? Well, this particular title allows you to work your way to the top mafia boss position. However, you’ll have to start off as a common nasty job doer who goes in search for his kidnapped brother. And once you’ve made it to the top, you’ll be able to subdue the whole town and play the role of Godfather, well virtually of course. Along the way you can get tattoos, eliminate rivals, establish business relations and seize new locations.
3 – Asphalt 5 HD:
Fasten those seatbelts and get ready for some adrenaline-pumping action. Here, you’ll be able to unleash your inner speed demon by burning rubber across a dozen scenic locations around the world such as Aspen, St. Tropez and Las Vegas. You can sit in the cockpit of more than 30 prestigious cars from manufacturers like Audi, Ferrari, Lamborghini and Ducati.
Developer and publisher Gameloft has also endowed this entrant in our roster with 8 racing events that include Cop Chase, Last Man Standing, Drift Contest and Time Attack.
4 – Fieldrunners HD:
If you’re an ardent fan of the tower defense genre then your handy device should definitely feature this innovate title. It’s packed to the hilt with more than 400 waves spread across 4 unique battlefields as well as different modes and difficulty levels. Defeat the baddies in style by employing 7 splendid yet lethal weapons. What’s more, all these features play out onscreen dressed in stunning HD graphics. You can pick up this title for just under a dollar.
5 – Fruit Ninja:
Slicing and dicing fruits can be a real stress buster. Well, it could get quite messy if you attempted to smash those eatables in real life. Well, we have just the solution for you. All you have to do here is slide your finger across the tablet’s surface in order to cut the delectable delights that are being tossed about onscreen.
The title incorporates a trio of gameplay modes namely, Zen, Classic and Classic and even a bonus Dojo section. There’s also a free version as well as a THD version you can take advantage of if you’re a proud owner of the Tab 10.1.
6 – Air Control HD:
It’s now time to take to the skies and soar high with this particular inclusion in our array. You can expect to see clear HD graphics, 5 different maps, online highscores, a classic mode and multitouch support. You get to step into the shoes of an air traffic controller whose job is to safely direct planes to their respective runways without any mid-air accidents or collisions.
7 – SparkChess HD Lite:
Chess enthusiasts flaunting the Samsung slate can practice playing against 3 AI personalities when they download this innovative title. They’ll even be able to challenge their pals via the online multiplayer mode. And as you might have already guessed, this version is available on Google Play absolutely free of cost. However, if you wish to see more features like board editor, move help, fantasy chess set, diagram mode, hints and visual aids, you’ll have to invest in the complete edition.
8 – Temple Run:
This contender in our roundup calls on all you adventure enthusiasts to embark on a fantastic journey that’s set amidst ancient temple ruins. You’ll have to make quick turns round steep bends as well as jump and slide your way past obstacles by simply sliding your finger onscreen.
As you sprint across sheer cliffs and pathways, you can collect coins, purchase power ups and unlock new characters.
You’ve got your hands on a 7-inch or 10-inch version of the handy device; now what do you do? After you marvel at the gem and show it off to friends and family, it’s time to decorate your slate with a heap of software options. Well, you have a plethora of options at your fingertips. And as usual, we give you only the cream of the crop. Then we’re sure you’ll still have some memory to spare for accommodating all of the aforesaid games for Samsung Galaxy Tab. Have we missed out on any of your favorites? Well, do leave your comments in the space allotted just below.