August 4, 2021
Just like books and movies, games have genres, too. If you’re an industry professional, understanding the top genres can be helpful in business. And, if you’re just an enthusiastic gamer, you might need this information for trivia eventually — you never know.
Here are four super-popular mobile gaming genres for Android users, according to Statista.
Flappy Bird, Super Nano Jumper, and Comic Boy are all considered casual games. So what makes a game… casual?
Well, typically these games have a lighter learning curve. They also don’t demand a lot of time from the player, meaning sessions are shorter.
Additionally, casual games are generally designed to appeal to a mass audience. It’s worth noting that plenty of mobile games are technically considered casual even if they fit into another genre. According to an article by Udonis, Casual games make up 78% of mobile game downloads.