March 13, 2019: New entries added

Sci-fi has often been looked down upon by snobby types, when it wasn't being completely ignored. But it's having a prolonged moment in the sun now.

Science fiction is big business in literature, movies, and TV. It's also played a huge role in gaming. The likes of Spacewar, Space Invaders, Elite and Doom have proven hugely influential within the medium.

That influence has extended to mobile gaming. Whether you're delving into an interstellar adventure or mindlessly blasting aliens, there's a sci-fi game for you on Android.

This list of sci-fi games for your Android phone contains a wide range of game styles. The one common point is that each of the following mobile games creates a compelling science fiction universe for the player to get lost in.