Updated March 9th, 2020: Wording Tweaked

Which genre plays better on mobile than on any other platform? If you were to force us to come up with in answer to that question, it would be the puzzler. They challenge us in ways that can only be delivered on the screen of a smartphone.

The Google Play Store is home to hundreds - no, thousands - of brilliant puzzle games. And they come in all shapes and sizes.

Some have you matching things, others pose you riddles, while others lean on tactile physics systems to solve their conundrums.

This list is for the best of the bunch. Every game on here will tickle your grey matter and keep you scratching your head for weeks upon end. We'll keep updating it as new games keep coming out, but if you think we've missed any then just let us know below!