Updated October 31, 2018: New entries added

Playing multiplayer games on your mobile isn't the restrictive, awkward affair it used to be.

Vastly improved network infrastructure, faster hardware, and bigger screens mean that playing games against other people is a much better experience than it used to be - whether locally or online.

More importantly, game developers have simply got better at making these social experiences.

Mobile multiplayer games cover all the bases in terms of genres, too. Here are some of our favourites.