Chances are you only use your Fire TV device to stream movies and TV shows. However, there a lot of cool stuff you can do with your Fire TV device. Stuff like listen to music, mirror your phone screen, and play video games.
However, there are tons of exciting video games you can play at the comfort of your home, on a much bigger screen. This is why we’ve come up with a list of top games for Fire TV you should consider. This list cut across free/paid games, adventure games, racing games, and much more.
At the end of this post, you should be able to decide on at least 2 to 4 video games to enjoy on your Fire TV.
The first game on our list of best Fire TV games is Sega Classic. The games featured here have been around for many years, and will help you relive your childhood.
Sega Classics is a composite of 25 trendy retro games such as:
- Comix Zone
- Dr. Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine
- Altered Beast
- Sonic the Hedgehog
- Sonic the Hedgehog II
- Sonic the Hedgehog III
- Gain Ground
- Bonanza Bros
- Golden Axe
- Golden Axe II
- Golden Axe III
- ESAT: City Under Siege
- Sonic CD
- Dynamic Headdy
- Alien Storm
- Beyond Oasis
- Sonic Spinball
- The Revenge of Shinobi
- Street of Rage
- Street of Rage II
- Street of Rage III
- Gunstar Heroes
- Decap Attack
The Fire TV customization option is also available for gameplay too. With Sega classics, you can rewind a game for about a few seconds back. This way you can avoid an attack or repeat a stunt.
This game is not free. The collection of Sega classics is available for $14.99 on Amazon. Although some of the games on the list can be purchased separately, it’s preferable to grab the entire collection. For instance, Sonic CD and all other games in the collection are available for $2.99 each. Grabbing the entire collection seems like a pretty good deal.
PBA Bowling Challenge is one of the most challenging games on Fire Stick and Fire TV. This game comes with some exciting features. It has magnificent graphics and you can quickly get accustomed to the gameplay is without any hassle.
The task is to complete each level successfully. As you do that you unlock new pins, new balls, all other game-enhancing features to spice things up. You can acquire enhancement features by purchasing them.
This game promises to keep you up for hours. It’s also free!
Asphalt 8: Airborne made the list as one of the best Fire TV games. If you are big on racing games you’d agree with me when I say this game is one of the most popular and most played racing games on Fire TV.
This action-packed game features racing cars like Ferrari LaFerarri, Lamborghini Veneno, Bugatti, and more. Not just that. With this game, you can make 360-degree jumps, pull stunts like barrel rolls, ramp jumps, and other exciting car aerial stunts.
Pacman emerged as an arcade game back in 1980. Since then the game has thrived as one of the most played games of all time. As the Google Doodle version of the game has been played by over 1 billion people.
The rules with this Pacman game are pretty much just like any other Pacman game, which is to eat every dot available while you are chased by ghosts. The only difference is the mazes are bigger and the game plays much faster than the classic Pacman we all remember.
The Fire TV is available on Amazon at $4.99.
The next Fire TV game on the list is Hungry Shark Evolution. The game was first introduced in 2012 and is designed by Ubisoft.
Here, the player is the shark and the task is to eat everything you can to avoid starvation. You can unlock stronger sharks as you play. The stronger your shark gets, the more edge you have through the course of play. Stronger sharks can be acquired via in-game purchase.
It’s no secret that the board game is as old as human civilization. With that said, chess is a game of strategy and tactical choices. Any wrong moves could be the death of you.
The board game is TV Chess is in the following modes:
- Player Vs. Human (An game with someone online )
- Player Vs. Human (A game with someone on your TV)
- Player Vs. Engine (A game against artificial Intelligence).
The game is free to play!
Badland is an action-packed adventure game designed by Frogmind in 2013. Here, there is a picture-perfect forest with trees and other inhabitants. However, the forest is not what it seems. In the course of the adventure, the player discovers traps and obstacles in the forest.
Badland has a versus mode feature that allows 4 players to play on a single device. The multiplayer mode has over 30 different levels. While the single-player mode has over 100 adventurous levels.
This game is free to play.
Tetris is an online marathon game manufactured by James Z Games and was released in 2013. The game has a 10 days limited trial period. The validity of the trial is after you have successfully cleared the 10 lines. When the trial is over you can purchase the upgrades which give you an unlimited version of the game.
With over 200 million players, Crossy Road is one the most popular and the most played Fire TV game. The game is less challenging as it’s pretty easy to find your way around.
In the game, the task is to cross the busy road while the player avoids being run into obstacles. Or even worse – run over by a car.
The Fire TV game comes with exciting features like over 100 pop art inspired characters, crossroad, rivers, and train tracks. It doesn’t end there, it’s free to play this endless hopper game.
The last game on our list was released in 2015. The Fire TV game was manufactured by FDG Entertainment GmbH & Co.KG. The game is quite clean, the graphics are on point, and visually impressive.
Redball has 75 different levels that cut across 5 arenas. Here, the task is to unlock each level. But to do that you need to clear each subsequent level.
It’s free to play the Redball 4 game on Fire TV.