Long called one of the top Internet retailers, Amazon grew even larger after introducing the first Kindle. While its Kindle devices function as e-readers and let you read books that you buy or borrow and then download, you can also use your device to try different apps. Those apps help you keep track of important dates, edit documents for work and even see how many calories you burned through your daily workouts. When you want to have a little fun while on the go with your Kindle, you can download some fun games. Looking at the 10 best Kindle apps helps you see which ones to try.
1. Candy Crush Saga
One of the most popular online games of all time is Candy Crush Saga from King. Once you download the game, you can log into your Facebook game and share your high scores with friends. You can also send free gifts back and forth and challenge those friends too. The basic game features a number of different colored candies on your screen. You need to make matches of three or more and complete other tasks to advance through each level.
2. Game of War – Fire Age
If you ever wished that you could travel back in time to the age of knights, you’ll love Game of War – Fire Age. This game will leave you on the edge of your seat as you attempt to battle the villains and other empires that come at you. In addition to letting you build your own empire, train your heroes and purchase weapons, you can also talk to more than one million other players around the world in more than 30 different languages.
3. Candy Crush Soda Saga
Candy Crush Soda Saga from King took the idea of the classic Candy Crush Saga and added some new elements to increase the difficulty of the game. Instead of matching candies, you’ll now match soda bottles. Matching bottles to the same colored objects will raise the level of soda on the screen and help you beat the game. It also features some limited edition levels that are only available at certain times of the year.
4. Mobile Strike
Take control of your own military unit, battle foes and see how well you come out on top in Mobile Strike. This fun game lets you use money you earn in the game to build your own base, and you can buy upgrades to increase your offense and defense. You’ll have access to real military weapons and vehicles too as you play against friends and others from around the world, including assault weapons and tanks.
5. Candy Crush Jelly Saga
Candy Crush Jelly Saga is one of the newer additions to the Candy Crush Saga series. This game requires that you form combinations of matching jellies and other whimsically colored ingredients to progress through each level. You’ll also have the chance to go up against boss villains in certain levels. The game features 100 different levels and lets you connect your Facebook account to the game to play against all your friends or to compare your high scores to your friends’ scores.
6. Gummy Drop!
Matching games are popular with both younger and older players, and one of the hottest of those games is Gummy Drop!, which lets you virtually travel around the world. You start out in one top city and unlock other cities as you beat the more than 7,200 levels available. While matching three gummies will help you get through some levels, you can score more points and unlock powerful boosts that will help you progress for matching larger amounts.
7. Slotomania – Slot Machines
When you can’t make it to your favorite casino, Slotomania – Slot Machines just might make you feel like you are there. This game recreates all the fun and excitement of pumping money into a slot machine but is much cheaper on your wallet. When you link it to your Facebook account, you can send and receive free spins and other big prizes. Impressive graphics and big prizes make this one of the most authentic video slot machines available today.
8. Hungry Shark World
Fans of creature feature flicks like “Jaws” will get a kick out of Hungry Shark World, which lets you play as your favorite type of shark. You can choose from one of 17 sharks and then watch your shark grow in size as you accomplish tasks within the game. The game provides you with tasks and missions that let you sneak up on swimmers and even hang out on the beach. Use your points to buy accessories for your shark.
9. Fishdom: Deep Dive
Fishdom: Deep Dive takes the idea of a traditional match three game and moves it deep into the sea. You match three like objects to unlock boosters and clear the board to move through each level. As you progress, you’ll need to accomplish certain tasks like breaking rocks of beating unique missions. This game, like many of the other top Kindle apps, also works on Facebook and lets you connect with friends who also play the game.
10. Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
Blizzard Entertainment created Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft for gamers who love strategy games. Once you build your first character, the game will guide you through some basic levels that teach you strategies that you can use later. You can also play mini games within the Warcraft world to unlock new cards that help you battle enemies later. Create an account to log in and play as the same character from any other device.