Google Play Pass is a new subscription service offering access to hundreds of apps and games, completely free of ads and in-app purchases. Play Pass provides a high-quality, curated collection of game titles added regularly. Here are the best games to play in Google Pass for 2020. Remember these games are not free to download on your Android and you need to pay a subscription cost to play them. But that shouldn’t be a worry for gamers as it simply costs $2 for the first year and then $5 per month. This means now games won’t come with in-app purchases or those pesky ads.
1. Mini Metro
Mini Metro is an award-winning subway simulator game where you are drawing up subway lines that connect the various stations that pop up as your city expands. You need to make sure passengers arrive where they need to go in a timely fashion, which often requires re-drawing your lines to be more efficient. With a brilliant minimalist aesthetic, a responsive soundtrack that’s fleshed out by the subway lines you build, and a ton of different game modes to enjoy. The game costs $0.99 at Google Play Store
2. Monument Valley 2
In this game you guide a mother and her child as they embark
on a journey through magical architecture, discovering illusionary pathways and
delightful puzzles as you learn the secrets of the Sacred Geometry.
Sequel to the award-winning Monument Valley, Monument Valley 2 presents a brand new adventure set in a beautiful and impossible world. This game is all about messing with your perspective and solving puzzles that require you to alter the beautifully rendered environments. The game costs $4.99 at Google Play Store
LIMBO is a brilliant puzzle platformer that looks and plays like the absolute work of art that it is. You play as the silhouetted young protagonist who is searching for his missing sister in Limbo, a dark and dangerous place filled with traps and monsters. The game features ingenious puzzles and an award-winning aesthetic that will haunt you and stick with you long after you’ve put the game down. The game costs $4.99 at Google Play Store
4. Reigns Game Of Thrones
Reigns is one of the best mobile game series out there, taking simple card-swiping mechanics and using it to tell really interesting stories that you control. Another way of describing Reigns might be “Tinder meets Choose Your Own Adventure.” With this Game of Thrones edition, you’re able to play as your favorite characters from the show and change the fate of the Seven Kingdoms as you deem fit, along with all the unforeseen consequences of every action you take. The game costs $3.99 at Google Play Store
5. Star Wars
It is four thousand years before the Galactic Empire and hundreds of Jedi Knights have fallen in battle against the ruthless Sith. You are the last hope of the Jedi Order. Can you master the awesome power of the Force on your quest to save the Republic? Or will you fall to the lure of the dark side? Hero or villain, savior or conqueror… you alone will determine the destiny of the entire galaxy! This game costs $9.99 at Google Play Store
6. Suzy Cube
The dastardly Skulls have stolen all the gold right out of Castle Cubeton! Only Suzy Cube has what it takes to recover the castle’s lost treasure from those blustering bullies! Discover the simple joy of platforming in this bright, fun and surprise-filled 3D game. If touchscreen controls aren’t your bag, you can connect your favorite Bluetooth controller and play the game in true style. The game costs $3.99 at Google Play Store
7. Chameleon Run
Chameleon Run is a unique, fast and challenging autorunner with a colorful twist. Jump, switch and run through expertly crafted levels that will have you running back for more. Your goal is to switch your color to match the ground as you run and jump from platform to platform. The game costs $1.99 at Google Play Store
8. Bridge Constructor Portal
Enter the Aperture Science Enrichment Center and experience Bridge Constructor Portal – the unique merging of the classic Portal and Bridge Constructor games. As a new employee in the Aperture Science test lab, it’s your job to build bridges, ramps, slides, and other constructions in 60 test chambers and get the Bendies safely across the finish line in their vehicles. Make use of the many Portal gadgets, like portals, propulsion gel, repulsion gel, aerial faith plates, cubes, and more to bypass the sentry turrets, acid pools and laser barriers, solve switch puzzles, and make it through the test chambers unscathed. The game costs $4.99 at Google Play Store
Terraria is basically a 2D Minecraft with seemingly endless areas to explore and serious depth to the crafting system. For example, you’re able to discover and craft over 400 different weapons to defend yourself. There are NPCs to interact with and lore to be uncovered, too, but this game is largely what you make of it. The controls have been optimized for mobile, and there’s even multiplayer available for up to 8 players connected on the same Wi-Fi or playing on a custom server. The game costs $4.99 at Google Play Store
10. Stardew Valley
Stardew Valley has been ported over to mobile as it was earlier available for PC play, fully intact and optimized for touchscreen devices. Stardew Valley is an open-ended RPG that opens with you taking over the old family farm, with you getting to know the townsfolk and exploring the nearby countryside. Your first task is to fix up the old farm, but from that point on, the adventure is really up to you. The game costs $7.99 at Google Play Store
Evoland is an action adventure game which takes you on a journey through the history of classic adventure and RPG gaming. The game does NOT includes any Ads. As you progress through the game, you unlock new technologies, gameplay systems and ever-improving graphics. From monochrome to full 3D graphics and from turn-based battles to real-time boss fights, Evoland makes you live the evolution of adventure gaming – all with plenty of humor and nods to moments from classic games. The game costs $4.99 at Google Play Store
12. Wayward Souls
Wayward Souls is an action-adventure game built for quick playthroughs and massive amounts of replay value. It was inspired by their previous game, Mage Gauntlet. Procedurally generated random levels mean that every time you play the game, it’s a different experience. Control one of six characters, all with their own unique playstyles, abilities, and equipment. Explore and fight for survival, in combat where your tactics, positioning, and timing matter. The game costs $6.99 at Google Play Store
13. Hidden Folks
In this game you search for hidden folks in hand-drawn, interactive, miniature landscapes. Unfurl tent flaps, cut through bushes, slam doors, and poke some crocodiles! A strip of targets shows you what to look for. Tap a target for a hint, and find enough to unlock the next area. The game costs $3.99 at Google Play Store
Google Pass was launched in the US last year. When launched in Australia it will cost AU$7.99 per month for Australians.
Also like most monthly subscription services, there’s a rotation of content meaning the games the service starts might not stay the same month-on-month. At the time of writing, there were over 20 games to play in Google Pass on your Android. Above listed are those that we have picked the few best of them for you to explore.