Our final list of the best mystery, detective, and crime games for iPhone and Android phones includes 47 games that appeal to a wide range of tastes. Now, classic games like Max Payne will appeal to people who want action-packed stories, while Adam Wolfe: Dark Detective will appeal to people who want more than just a mystery. Last but not least, there are some classic mystery games like Agatha Christie’s The ABC Murders.
It’s important to remember that the numbers in the list are just for reference and don’t mean anything about order. Check out Top 6 Apps for the Ultimate Sherlock Holmes Fan, Become a detective with these Top 9 Apps for iPad and iPhone, and Top 5 Best Mystery Games on iPhone for more on mystery and crime apps.
Agent Alice is a fun game that combines action with finding hidden objects. Join Special Agent Alice Wallace and explore a whole new world full of new puzzles and interesting people. Find clues and use your skills to find out what happened in crimes, relationships, and even deeper mysteries.
Agent Alice is free to download and play, but you can also spend real money in the game to buy virtual items. In-app purchases can be turned off in your device’s settings.
Hidden Objects: Mystery Crimes
This is a good game, but it’s not really a detective game, except that it’s about going to different places. In this brand-new FREE hidden object game, you can solve puzzles in general. Find clues and find out why criminals who the police can’t catch did what they did.
Who Is The Killer (Episode I)
The rules of this original game are based on old English detective games. Everyday someone dies and you need to figure out who is the killer. Everyone has a mystery story from their past that they tell often. Everyone could have a reason to do something like this. You only have seven days to catch the killer.
It’s not a typical adventure game because there’s no happy ending. You either win or lose (if everybody dies). Speak with characters, investigate crime scenes, guess who lies, look at your dreams to find clues and try to arrest the killer before it’s too late.
CSI: Hidden Crimes
“CSI: Hidden Crimes” is based on “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” which is a three time winner of the Best Television Drama Series awarded by the Festival de Television de Monte-Carlo, and was named the most watched show in the world for the 5th time in 2012.
In the game, you can earn achievements, change your avatar, help your recruits do better investigations, and get big advantages when you work with the CSI crew. You can really feel like you’re part of the CSI world with cases written by the people who made the show.
NCIS: Hidden Crimes
Join Gibbs, Abby, and other NCIS agents as they look into murders, espionage, and other crimes that involve the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps. During the game, you will find hidden objects to collect evidence, solve puzzles, piece together clues, and build your case against the criminal minds.
Each case has its own secrets and mysteries, and YOU are the one who has to find out what they are. In NCIS: Hidden Crimes, you look for the truth by searching beautifully drawn crime scenes, analysing murder weapons, and questioning witnesses and suspects.
Hidden Objects Mystery Society
You have been asked to join the Mystery Society, which is a secret group that helps solve puzzles and mysteries all over Europe. Get away to beautiful places like Paris, London, Venice, Athens, Berlin, and more. Find hidden objects, avoid danger, and move up the ranks at the Mystery Society to become the best detective in the world. Can you find out what happened!? Find out in this free game by Rolltower Studios called “Hidden Objects.”
Another Case Solved
This is another one of those games where you don’t do anything but think. In Another Case Solved, the new game from the people who made Puzzle Craft, you can become a famous detective and solve a strange candy plot.
The game is fun and has many small challenges, so you get a sense of accomplishment as you solve each part of a case and then the whole case.
Buck Crosshaw never shot a man who didn’t deserve it, but now he is an outlaw and had to fake his own death to get to Arizona. But Buck is about to face another evil because he ran away from the first one. An old and evil force is stirring in the hills of this strange area.
This game has more action, so if you want to try something different and also be the main character in a thriller, this is a great choice.
Criminal Case is a game that is hard to put down. In this exciting hidden object adventure game, you can work with the Grimsborough Police to solve a number of murder cases. Investigate crime scenes for clues, bring the suspects in for questioning and analyze evidence to catch the killers.
Criminal Case can be played for free, but some items can also be bought with real money. If you don’t want to use this feature, turn off in-app purchases in the settings of your device.
Someone calls you. You take it. He’s coming to get you, says a deep, strong voice. He knows who you are and where you are. He also keeps track of everything you do. You have no idea who he is. What will you do? Shut all the doors and windows and call the police? Or try to get away? It will be horrifying to be chased by a murderer and try to get away. Could you stay calm and figure out all the mysteries and puzzles he gives you? Will you stay alive and make it out? This new escape game will test your skills.
Gothic Murder: Adventure That Changes Destiny (2020)
A housemaid comes up with a scary plan to kill someone to save her lord, whose life is in danger. A romantic mystery set at an earl’s manor in England in the 20th century. Depending on what you choose, the story will end in one of several ways.