Mobile gaming is huge. 

You may think of games like Candy Crush and Angry Birds when you hear “mobile gaming,” but there are thousands of exciting, quality games you can play on your phone ranging from intense and competitive to relaxing and beautiful. 

Here are three of the top free mobile games of 2022. 

Garena Free Fire

Free Fire is a battle royale game developed by 111dots Studio that is available for Android and iOS. It was the most downloaded game in the world in 2019. By the summer of 2021, Free Fire boasted over 150 million daily active users. The game blends the vibrant graphics of Fortnite with the realistic gunplay of PUBG, making it an intensely addicting competitive game that doesn’t require an extensive PC setup. 

Sky: Children of Light

This adventure game is visually stunning and immersive thanks to perfectly crafted worlds and hypnotic music. The goal is to return fallen stars back into the heavens, meeting other players along the way who can work with you to complete goals. With no way to communicate aside from signals, Sky: Children of Light is a wholesome and touching way to make friends through puzzles and exploration. 

Brawl Stars

Made by the same developers who created Clash of Clans, Brawl Stars has been a popular mobile MOBA since it was launched in 2018 for iOS and Android. There are various game modes in Brawl Stars, each one colorful, competitive, and just plain addicting. Brawl Stars has developed a huge following over the years, creating a passionate fanbase full of supportive superfans.