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Top 10 Most Popular Mobile Games In India 2021: Looking for some fun games to play or playing for entertainment, here are some of the highest-grossing and popular mobile games in India for Android and iOS devices.

10 Most Popular Mobile Games In India 2021

1. Battlegrounds Mobile India

battle ground mobile india

Battlegrounds Mobile India earlier known as PUBG Mobile India is an online multiplayer battle royale game published and developed by Krafton. The game is exclusively for Indian gamers.

The game was rereleased on 2nd July 2021 for Android users. Gameplay, control and graphics is similar to the PUBG mobile game.

Soon after its release the game enters the top grossing chart in google play with more than 10 million installation, making it one of the most popular mobile games in India in 2021.

2. Garena Free Fire – Rampage

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Garena Free Fire – Rampage also is popularly known as Free Fire is the most popular game in India in 2021. It is a battle royale game, developed by 111 Dots Studio and published by Garena. The game is available on both Android and iOS platforms.

Freefire soon became the most downloaded mobile game globally maybe because of compatibility with lower-end devices. As of May 2021, Free Fire has set a record with more than 80 million daily active users globally. As of November 2020, Free Fire has earned more than $1 billion worldwide.

Gameplay-wise, the game comprises up to 50 players falling from a parachute on a specific island in search of weapons and equipment. Like other battle royale games, the player has to kill the other players, and they free to choose their starting position, weapons, and supplies.

3. Ludo King

Ludo King

Ludo King is a free-to-play board mobile game developed by the Indian studio Gammation Technologies Pvt Ltd. Gammation company is owned by Vikash Jaiswal, based in Mumbai, India.

The is developed on the Unity game engine and it is available on various mobile platforms like Android, iOS, Kindle, Windows Phone, and Microsoft Windows platforms. The game is based on the ancient Indian game of Pachisi.

Released on February 20, 2016, it is still one of the most popular games in India in 2021 with over 500 million downloads.

4. Teen Patti By Octro – Real 3 Patti Game

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Teen Patti is a mobile card video game available on multiple platforms like Android and iOS. The game is originated in the Indian subcontinent and is popular throughout South Asian countries.

The game is developed and published by Octro, Inc and downloaded more than 50 million times on the google play store, makes it one of the most popular mobile games in India in 2021.

5. Coin Master


Rank on number 4th, Coin master is a free casual mobile game and one of the most popular games in India in 2021 with over 100 million downloads. The game was created by Israeli studio Moon Active. 

Though Coin Master can be found under the adventure category in the mobile app stores it is pure luck oriented. To build their own villages or attack the other villages, users must spin to win coins and the number of attempts is limited to seven per hour.

To get additional attempts and items can be purchased using real money in chests. Also, it is served that free spins are gifted by Coin Master through links on their social media channels and by subscribing to their newsletter email.

6. Call of Duty: Mobile


Call of Duty: Mobile is one of the most downloaded and popular mobile games in India in 2021 with over 100 million downloads. Like most games, it is a free-to-play shooter game developed by TiMi Studios and published by Activision for Android and iOS devices.

Released on 1 October 2019, In the game, the players can choose to play ranked or non-ranked matches in various multiplayer modes. It has two types of in-game currencies like Credits which are earned through playing the game, and “COD Points”, which have to be bought with fiat currency.

Although it is possible to play the full version of the game without paying, some exclusive character and weapon skins can only be bought using COD Points. Aside from the standard matchmaking process, a private room can be created for both the multiplayer and battle royale modes.

The battle royale modes feature up to 100 players and one player can choose to play alone, on a two-man team, or in a four-man squad.

7. Candy Crush Saga

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Released on April 12, 2012, Candy Crush Saga is still one of the most popular mobile games in India in 2021. It is a free-to-play match-three puzzle video game developed by King, for web, iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and Windows 10 platforms.

In the gameplay of this game, players complete levels by swapping colored pieces of candy on a game board to make a match of three or more of the same kind (Color), omitting those candies from the board and replacing them with new candies, which could create further matches.

Matching of four or more candies creates unique candies that act as some kind of power-ups with larger board eliminating abilities. The gameboards have different goals that must be completed within a fixed number of moves or within a limited amount of time, like a certain score or collecting a specific number of a type of candy.

8. Clash of Clans

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Clash of Clans is one of the most popular mobile games in the strategy game category. The game is developed and published by Supercell, a Finnish game developer company. The game was debuted for iOS platforms on August 2, 2012, and released on Android platforms on October 7, 2013.

The game is set in an adventure-themed tenacious world where the player is a chief of a village. The gameplay includes the players building their own village, mining, and using the resources, also gained from attacking other player’s villages.

To attack villages, players have to train different kinds of troops using resources. The main resources in the game are gold, elixir, and dark elixir. Players also can come together to create clans, participate in Clan Wars together, donate and receive troops, and chat to make strategy, etc. 

9. Lords Mobile: Tower Defense

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Lords Mobile is a strategy mobile game developed and published by IGG and is available on platforms like Android, iOS, and Steam. It is a free-to-play game and also offers in-app purchases. It is one of the top-grossing mobile games in India in 2021 with more than 100 million downloads.

The gameplay blends with role-playing, real-time strategy, and world-building mechanism and it is consists of several game modes. The most notable gameplay mode is PVP-battles.

In PVP=battle mode, Players build their own base and build an army to attack rival bases, destroy them, seize resources and capture enemy leaders. Normally, players can attack particular enemies from their own kingdom, but during the KvK mode in Kingdom War, all servers are opened for attacks.

10. eFootball PES 2021


eFootball PES 2021 is the latest sports game developed and published by Konami. The game is available on both Android and iOS platforms. With more than 50 million downloads, it is one of the most popular mobile games in India in 2021.

The mobile game includes officially licensed football clubs like FC Barcelona, Manchester United, Arsenal, Juventus, FC Bayern, and AS Roma.

In the 2021 PED version, the game comes with the update where the Iconic Moment Series lets you relive key moments from current and former players. Most importantly for in-game data, the live update feature brings new data from real matches being played.

Bonus: Top War: Battle Game

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Top War: Battle Game is one of the most popular mobile games in India 2021. The game is downloaded more than 10 million times. The strategy game is developed by the Top War Studio.

The game is basically a “4X” strategy game, and the gameplay is comparable to Clash of Clans and Lords Mobile as the game involves exploring, expanding, exploiting, and exterminating.

The game is a city/base builder where you unlock, build, and repair buildings all around the camp, which let you access different features of the game. The buildings include mines, training camps, research facilities, and more.

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