Thursday is upon us once more, which means that it's time for us to delve deep into the App Store and the Google Play Store and find you some brilliant games. Why? Because Thursday is when most new releases land on mobile. Since there are loads of them, it can be a chore to slog through them to find the gems - thankfully though you don't have to now, because we've done it for you.

This is a weekly occurrence, and if you click here you can check out our Games of the Week hub. There you'll find lists from the recent past featuring only the finest mobile gaming releases. Essentially you never have to search for another game again if you keep coming back to Pocket Gamer. You're most welcome.

While we've got you, why not click here and check out our reviews section - there you'll find our opinion on all the latest mobile and portable game releases.

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Right then, that's all the rambling out of the way, so if you click the link below this paragraph you'll be able to check out what we think are the 5 best new games for iOS and Android that have come out this week.