The SHIELD family of devices from NVIDIA, which includes its next-generation entertainment platform SHIELD Android TV, has a large library of great games from every genre that is always growing. There’s something for everyone to enjoy on SHIELD, which has the best Android games. You can play visually stunning action games or games with an indie flavour that are good for the whole family. Here are a few Android games on SHIELD that you absolutely must play.
BombSquad is a party game for up to 8 people where they can blow each other up in minigames like hockey and capture the flag. The game has too many explosions, advanced physics for ragdoll face-plants, local and networked multiplayer, and a lot of controller options so that everyone can join in on the fun. Let’s go!
Play NBA Jam with your favourite players from all 30 NBA teams. It’s over-the-top, high-flying 2-on-2 arcade basketball, just like you remember it and like you’ve never seen it before. If you’re from the Old School, playing the most popular sports arcade game on the Android Market will make you miss the ’90s. Tim Kitzrow, who was the original NBA JAM play-by-play announcer, lends his voice to the game. You’ll hear all the old catchphrases and a few new ones. This JAM is all about “boomshakalaka” and more!
Jonathan Blow, an independent game designer, became well-known in the gaming world for making Braid, a time-based platforming adventure game that was a huge critical and commercial success. Since then, the well-known developer has made another thought-provoking puzzle game called The Witness, which you can now download and play on the new NVIDIA SHIELD TV.
HOTLAP HEROES is a single-screen multiplayer racing game for up to 8 players. Put on your seatbelt, start your engine, and invite your friends over for some very chaotic single-screen racing. You can powerslide around the tracks by yourself in practise mode, or you can jump, barge, and crash your way through intense multiplayer racing. Download the free “Hotlap Heroes: Controller” app to your smartphone or tablet to find out once and for all who will be crowned king of multiplayer competition.
Asphalt 8: Airborne
Asphalt 8: Airborne is the next game in the best arcade racing game series for Android. In an intense driving game with a brand-new physics engine, you can do dynamic, high-speed aerial stunts. This game is for people who like extreme arcade racing. It has real dream cars and amazing graphics, which will also please people who like racing simulations.
Super Mega Baseball
Fans of “America’s Pastime” will love Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings on NVIDIA SHIELD. The 2017 baseball season is well underway. Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings is a great game for playing by yourself or with up to three other people. It has a lot of what the developers call “semi-athletic baseball stars.” Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings is the perfect baseball game to play with your friends while sitting on the couch. Players can compete in both single player and co-op seasons.
Doom 3 BFG Edition
This BFG in Doom 3 BFG Edition doesn’t stand for “Big Friendly Giant…” Or “Big Freaking Deal…” But it could also mean that. This huge collection of classic first-person shooter games comes with an updated version of Doom 3, Doom II, and the original game from 1993, which started the whole first-person shooter craze. Also included are the Doom 3 expansion packs Resurrection of Evil and The Lost Mission, as well as No Rest for the Living from Doom II and Thy Flesh Consumed from the original game.
The Myst PC game series is still one of the most famous and important adventure game series of all time. Each game in the series, which has been praised by critics, takes players to a new world with haunting places to explore and clever puzzles to solve. The franchise also had an effect on the industry as a whole because it was one of the first properties to use the new compact disc (CD) format. Its easy-to-understand but still hard-to-master gameplay brought in a new generation of gamers, and it’s still a must-play mystery adventure that’s been completely redone in realMyst.
Half-Life 2: Episodes 1 and 2
Half-Life 2: Episode One adds new story and action to one of the best-reviewed and best-selling action games of all time, Half-Life 2. In Episode One, the player will find out more about City 17’s secrets, play a physical game that has won awards, and meet some beautiful creatures. Episode Two adds new weapons, vehicles, and creatures to the gameplay of the award-winning Half-Life.
Afterloop, made by eXiin, is a beautiful puzzle game. It has a simple idea, but a few basic parts are used in increasingly creative ways. In the game, the player takes control of a cute little robot that needs to move blocks to get out of a series of small rooms. You can move obstacles in a single direction, but you can also make groups of blocks interact with each other, which adds a new dimension. The free-to-play model is also well done, so you can play a lot of good games without having to pay to do so.
ClusterTruck is a crazy physics-based first-person platformer where your goal is to jump between semi-trucks that are just barreling down the road and getting blown up by falling rocks, laser beams, and all sorts of other crazy obstacles. You want to go as fast as you can, but you lose if you touch the ground.
This is a fun game to play in turns with friends because it’s a lot like “the floor is lava,” but with super-human jumping skills and crazy physics-based gameplay.
In this “floor is lava” game, you can’t touch the ground. The twist is that you have to jump from and to trucks that are being driven very badly.
Death Road To Canada
Death Road to Canada has been talked about a lot on AC, and for good reason. It’s one of those games that’s different every time you play it and full of surprises you didn’t expect. It can be played over and over again and works well on your phone or Shield TV.
The goal of the survival game Death Road to Canada is to drive to Canada to get away from a zombie apocalypse. Locations, characters, and events are all made up on the spot, so the game is full of surprises that will keep you coming back for more.
Death Road to Canada is often on our lists of the best games, and you’ll understand why as soon as you start playing it. It’s a survival game that changes every time you play it, so there are lots of reasons to play it again.