celebrity games
With multimedia being the key to success these days, a number of celebrity, TV show, music, and movie personalities have taken to the mobile platform to release games of their own. These celebrity games can vary greatly in style and game play which makes them fun to look at, if nothing else. Virtually none of them have achieved the success of Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, but they’re still worth playing for some people. Here are the best celebrity games for Android right now.


Adventures of Poco Eco

Price: $2.99
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Adventures of Poco Eco is a puzzle-adventure game. You're to help Poco Eco find the lost sounds of his tribe. It comes with 12 levels, plenty of mini-puzzles, and more. The soundtrack is Lost Sounds LP by Iamyank. The game is pretty good overall with decent graphics, easy controls, and a fun little story line. Of course, the music is pretty good too. Unlike most celebrity games, this is a pay-once game with no in-app purchases.
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Animation Throwdown

Price: Free with in-app purchases
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Animation Throwdown is a card collecting game. Your goal is to collect characters from various TV cartoons. Then you build a deck, battle them, and earn rewards for it. There are five different cartoons, including Family Guy, Futurama, Bob's Burgers, King of the Hill, and American Dad. Each character has its own set of abilities. It's a fairly standard gacha game in terms of mechanics. It's also a freemium game like most celebrity games.
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Disney Crossy Road

Price: Free with in-app purchases
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Why wouldn’t we include a game that features almost every Disney protagonist ever? Disney Crossy Road is a Disney-made off-shoot of Crossy Road. It's a lot like Frogger. You cross rivers, roads, etc without hitting obstacles. In the Disney variant, you can unlock over 100 Disney characters and most of them have their own unique soundtrack and level theming. It’s kid friendly, simple to play, free to download, and a good way to waste a few minutes. It's also vastly better than most celebrity games that feature Disney characters.
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Futurama: Game of Drones

Price: Free with in-app purchases
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If you don’t think Bender Bending Rodriquez is a celebrity, then we can’t be friends anymore. Futurama: Game of Drones is a match-four game. It's a lot like match-three games except you have to hit four instead of three. You’ll get to play through various puzzles using “powers” from the crew and the game includes a story line full of the classic Futurama quirk and humor. It’s a freemium title like most celebrity games, but fans of the show should still enjoy it.
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Nonstop Chuck Norris

Price: Free with in-app purchases
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Nonstop Chuck Norris is a spin-off of the popular game Nonstop Knight. You play as Chuck Norris. Your goal is to beat up a bunch of bad guys. You'll have special moves to choose from along with equipment upgrades, stat boosts, and more. The objective is to go as long as possible before you're defeated. The mechanics are simple. Chuck Norris moves around on his own. That means you just have to focus on fighting. It's a freemium game like most celebrity games, but it's a great little time waster.
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Pocket Mortys

Price: Free with in-app purchases
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Pocket Mortys is a game that features characters from the cult hit show Rick and Morty. It plays like a Pokemon game. You play as Rick. Your job is to collect and battle various Mortys against other Ricks. There are 70 different Mortys to collect and a full story to play through that is rife with Rick and Morty’s unique, dark humor. It’s not a terribly long game. However, updates have helped add to the game's longevity. It's fun and it's definitely different from most celebrity games.
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The Simpsons: Tapped Out

Price: Free with in-app purchases
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The Simpsons: Tapped Out is one of the first really big and popular celebrity games. The premise is that Homer finally blows up Springfield. Your job is to rebuild it from scratch. It features tons of references to the show and you can even interact in ways consistent with the series (making Apu work long shifts, for instance). There is a metric ton of content to devour. It's large enough to keep one busy for months at least.
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Sniper X with Jason Statham

Price: Free with in-app purchases
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Sniper X with Jason Statham is an action-adventure game featuring, you guessed it, Jason Statham. You'll team up with Statham on a number of missions to kill various bad guys. It features hundreds of missions, upgrades to your weapon to make it more powerful, and even some special abilities. You can even slow down time for more accurate shooting. It seems to have trouble running on older and lower end devices, but it’s a decent experience overall. It's a bit more violent than most of the celebrity games here.
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Telltale Games collection

Price: Varies with in-app purchases
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Telltale Games is a developer on Google Play. The specialize in adventure-puzzle games features some of the public's favorite TV shows. Their collection includes Game of Thrones, Batman, Guardians of the Galaxy, and several The Walking Dead games. Each one is an episodic adventure. Getting the game gives you the first episode. You then buy the rest as in-app purchases. They're generally pretty good, have no other in-app purchases (aside from the episode expansions), and they come with decent graphics and voice acting. They're a bit expensive, but totally worth it.
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WWE Immortals

Price: Free with in-app purchases
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WWE Immortals is one of several celebrity games to feature WWE wrestlers. You’ll get to play as your favorites, whether they’re classics or modern superstars including Triple H, John Cena, The Undertacker, The Rock, Stone Cold, and more. It’s a three-on-three combat style so there’s no actual wrestling. It was initially disappointing, However, it includes online multiplayer, level up mechanics, cameos from Mortal Kombat, and more. It could have been a much better game, but it’s not terrible if you want something to waste a few minutes.
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Joe Hindy

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