The Google Play store and iTunes allow users to download free games to their smartphones. Both app stores provide a variety of games, such as adventure and puzzle games. The app stores can be accessed through compatible mobile devices and games are downloaded directly to the phone. Some games might only be compatible on specific devices.
As of 2015, one of the most popular games in both app stores is “Deer Hunter 2016.” The game is published by Glu Mobile and is rated "Teen." The game is free to install and play but also offers in-app purchases for extra items. “Deer Hunter 2016” provides a hunting experience for users and the option to collect trophies to compare with other players on the leaderboards. Users are also allowed to customize the firearms in the game.
Another game available in both app stores is “Despicable Me: Minion Rush.” The game is published by Gameloft and is intended for gamers over the age of nine. It features the film's Minion characters in an adventure that includes collecting fruits. Gamers are faced against fast-paced missions and are required to jump and dodge in-game objects. The game also features in-app purchases to buy extra tokens.