Updated September 18, 2018: New entries added

If you think that strategy games are for PC and not for mobile, then you've just made a very costly tactical blunder. Not only are you wrong, but you're missing out on some genuinely excellent games.

They come in all shapes and sizes too, from casual experiences to the kind of in-depth hardcore strategy that will have seasoned strategy game vets frowning.

We're not even including members of the tower defence sub-genre in this list either. We just don't have the space, so it gets its very own top 25 list.

So, sit back, engage the strategic part of your brain, and start planning which of these games you're going to buy next.