Here’s three more games to try. There’s a time traveling RPG, a street basketball game, and a planetary mining game. All three are free to play, but they may have in-app purchases. Download them on your devices today. It’s the best way to beat the summer heat.

Dunk Nation 3×3 (Android, iOS)

This is a street basketball game with eclectic players. Take explosive jump shots, drive by opponents with ankle-breaking crossovers, and finish with powerful dunks. Build a Royal Team and dress your players in stylish apparel. Players from around the world can compete online. You can play any of the positions on the court and coordinate plays with other players in real time. Here’s a list of additional features:

  • Career Mode – Create your own basketball legend
  • Match Mode – Improve skills by practicing with friends
  • Ladder Mode – Compete against several teams in a row to build your team’s rep
  • Play against teams from around the world in real time
  • Select from 20 basketball players, each with different skills

A Planet of Mine (Android, iOS)

This is a management and strategy game that involves mining planets. Find resources before fighting competing factions. You could also trade with other factions. This game features a ‘stellar system generator’ that distributes various resources. Some of the resources available include food, water, and rare elements. There are 16 animal factions, and this game takes place in real time. Here’s a list of additional features:

  • 30 technical discoveries
  • 60 structures to build
  • 10+ modes and challenges
  • AI-powered, faction-building opponents
  • Buildable planets
  • Recruitable species

Fate/Grand Order (Android, iOS)

This game has an interesting story that focuses on the extinction of the human race and the efforts of a group that try to save it by traveling through time. It becomes a quest for the Holy Grail. This game is described as a Fate-RPG. It may not work on all devices. The command card is optimized for smartphones. Here’s more details:

  • Join Heroic Spirits to defeat enemies
  • Become Masters as you play
  • Compatibility – smartphones or tablets with Android 4.1 or higher and 2GB of RAM; iOS 8.0 – iPhone 5 or higher, iPad 3rd generation and higher, iPad Mini 2 or higher, iPod Touch 6th Generation
  • Incompatible with Intel CPUs, and OS beta versions

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Vasanth Simon