When someone asks me what did you do in college, I say I played games with my friends. Because that’s what we did. We played Counter Strike and Team Fortress 2 in the hostel and various android offline multiplayer games while in class.
If you are looking for offline multiplayer games to play with your friends at parties or in class or in your hostel, this list is for you. Try the games on this list and see what suits you and your friends.
We have listed 20 of each WiFi and Bluetooth multiplayer games in this list.
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20 Best Android Multiplayer Games via WiFi Hotspot
Playing offline multiplayer games via wifi hotspot is fun to play with your friends. Connect your computers, tablets and phones and download these games and play for hours.
Doodle Army 2: Mini Militia
A screenshot from the game Doodle Army 2: Mini Militia
Doodle Army 2: Mini Militia is a fun game to play with almost 12 of your friends over local wifi Lan. It is a fast-paced multiplayer shooting game that offers a variety of weapons to shoot with like snipers, RPGs, machine guns, flamethrowers etc. This is the game of choice for me and my friends.
Asphalt 8: Airborne
A screenshot from the game Asphalt 8: Airborne
Asphalt 8: Airborne is an amazing car racing game that everyone has played atleast once. You race with your friends and also people online to compete against who is the best racer in town. There are multiple single player levels and several online multiplayer features to show off your racing skills.
A screenshot from the game tanks battle
Tanks battle is one of the most intense multiplayer games out there. You and your friends scream and shout with fun while playing this game. The local multiplayer game is played on local wifi. There several other fun game-modes availble in the game. The graphics might seem very cartoonish but the game makes up for it with action-filled gameplay. An offline multiplayer game you should at least try once.
Racers Vs Cops: Multiplayer
A screenshot from the game Racers Vs Cops: Multiplayer
Racers vs Cops is not a regular racing game like Asphalt 8. It’s a game where cops play against racers. While cops try to catch the racers, racers need to complete the race first before they get caught. You can choose to be on either of these teams. If you’re a racer, you need to complete the game without being caught by cops.
A screenshot from the game Badminton King
Crazy Racing Car 3D
A screenshot from the game Racing Car Crazy Turbo
Crazy Racing Car 3D seems like a regular Asphalt game on the surface. However, it stands out with its gameplay and amazing graphics. Crazy Racing Car is even better than the Asphalt game.
Minecraft: Pocket Edition
Price: Rs. 480
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If you’re a creative person who like to play god, this is for you. You can literally do anything in this game. Its a simulation of a world. You can craft tools, build houses, weapons, clothes and other items in the game. Several players even built incredible stuff on Minecraft.
NBA JAM by EASPORTS
Price: Rs. 399
NBA JAM is made by EA sports for people who love basketball. If you love to play basketball with your friends, this is for you. You play with characters based on real basketball players in four different game modes. While playing with your friends over wifi, you can only play one on one.
Try and play this game while in class. That’s we used to do when I was in college. And now I write articles about games and tech. Life is not that hard, you guys!
Price: Rs. 549
Play Wild blood to live the life of the incredible and heroic Sir Lancelot. If you like fantasy games with epic battles and action and realy good graphics, this game is or you. Play with your friends in capture the flag or a death match over wifi. It has amazing boss levels and cool-ass weapons. Do check it out.
Price: Rs. 330
Terraria is designed like an old arcade adventure game. The best way to describe this game is that is 2D Minecraft game with better story and action. In this pixelated world, you dig, build and craft to move forward.
Mini Motor Racing
Price: Rs. 220
Mini Motor Racing is an amazing eagle view racing game unlike the third person and first-person racing games like Alphalt and Real Racing. Over 50 car models and multiple vehicle-types, this game is just unparallel. Play over wifi with 4 players and race like there is no tomorrow.
Crossy Road is a puzzle solving game where you help a chicken cross the road. Before your dad starts with his dad jokes about the reason why the chicken crossed the road, try this game. If you’re wondering how a game like this could have multiplayer options, then come to join the club.
SpaceJam is more intense than Mario Cart. Several friendships have been broken while playing this game. If you and your friends are not ready for a challenge, stay away from this game. SpaceJam is where you connect with your friends over wifi to Jam in space by smashing buttons as hard as you can.
Pixel Gun 3D (Pocket Edition)
Pixel Gun 3D is a mobile version of the online computer game of the same name. It is a pixilated version of PUBG. A mix between Fortnight and Minecraft. If you’re tired of playing PUBG, this game is perfect for you. It is more fun and intense than PUBG. It feels like you’re playing PUBG while on an acid trip.
Special Forces Group 2
Special Forces Group 2
Special Forces Group 2 is a classic first-person shooter game with counter-strike like gameplay. It is free to play. There is a wide range of weapons, maps and five game modes available to play. My favourite is the zombie mode. Connect over local wifi to play a multiplayer game with your friends.
Skullduggery is a fantastic puzzle solving arcade game. It uses Angry-Birds-like gameplay mechanics. Connect over wifi to play the multiplayer version of the game. It is fun and entertaining for everyone.
Blow up your friends online on BombSquad in a multiplayer player game connected via wifi hotspot. In the multiplayer game arena, you and the other players throw bombs at each other to try and kill each other. Doesn’t that sound fun?
Ready Steady Bang
One of my favourite kind of movies apart from sci-fi is classic old western movies, where cowboys face each other in a dual with cool pistols and badass boots. Ready Steady Bang is one such game that pits you and your friends in a dual in a multiplayer game via wifi hotspot.
Price: Rs. 149
Fotonica is a visually stunning infinite running game with line graphics that is unparalleled. It is trippy visuals very fun when you’re drunk. Make sure you’re high when you play this game for trripy visual experience. It feels like one-crazy dream like youre falling into the unknown.
Critical Strike CS: Counter Terrorist Online FPS
Critical strike is a fast paced fps multiplayer game that is similar to counter strike but better in graphics and weapons.
16 Best Android Bluetooth games
When talking about the offline multiplayer games you cant help but mention best android bluetooth games. Try these games and see for yourself if you like them.
I have been playing counter strike with my friends since my childhood. Counterstrike is one of the first and the best FPS games of all time. What’s great about this game is that it offers offline multiplayer modes via Bluetooth and wifi. Join the fun and play this super-fast action game.
Snakes and Ladders (Bluetooth)
Indian kids are very familiar with this digital board game. I have played this game with my cousins during the summer in my childhood. Now you can play this awesome game online by downloading snakes and ladders from the google play store. Connect over Bluetooth and play this game with your friends. This is a timepass game to play while in the middle of the class and you don’t want your teacher to catch you playing the game. It’s not action packed like the other games on this list but it is not any less fun.
Mortal Kombat X
Mortal combat is another classic game that I play with my friends. Now this game is available for download on google play for free. Fight your friends in the offline multiplayer game arena by connecting with your friends on wifi and Bluetooth.
Modern Combat 3: Fallen Nation
Price: Rs. 399
Modern combat is like the mobile version of the action packed modern warfare pc game. This is an excellent game to play with your friends via wifi hotspot and bluetooth. This is one of the best games on this list of 36 best offline multiplayer games for android to play with your friends.
Racing Fever is a crazy racing game that gives the thrill of speeding on a highway but without the risks of riding in a speeding vehicle. It is unlike the old need for speed or real racing or asphalt. In the sense that it is first person racing game. However, the first person camera angles are available on those other games, it is the specially designed gameplay that sets this apart.
Badlands is a unique game that is creatively designed. It has me playing 24×7. You don’t need to know anything about this game. Just try, you can thank me later. You’re welcome.
Nova legacy is a mass-effect like a game that is a fast-paced alien shooter game. There is a multiplayer game mode in this game that you can connect with your friends over wifi and Bluetooth.
Real Steel: World Robot Boxing
Real Steel is one of my favourite movies of all time. This is a game based on the Hollywood movie Real Steel. If you haven’t watched the movie, you should watch it. You should also try this awesome boxing game at least once.
Worms 2: Armageddon
If you love the game Assassins’ Creed IV: Black flag, you should definitely try this game. This a pirateship game where you fight with your friends on wifi and bluetooth. It is just fun to play. Try it out.
GT Racing 2: The Real Car Experience
GT Racing 2 is up there on top with asphalt and real racing in terms of car racing games and graphics. The game is just amazing with cool and realistic graphics. You need high-end phones to play this game properly.
8 Ball Pool
8 Ball Pool is an awesome game to play. Either with your friends or strangers online, the game is fantastic. I’d play this game for hours and hours. You should definitely try this game out.
Rento – Dice Board Game
Rento is a virtual monopoly game or bussiness board game like we used to call back in the day. I play this game with my friends when i am board. There is also pass and play feature when you can take turn on the same mobile taking turns.
Tekken is another mortal combat like area fighting game. It is even older than mortal combat. however many indian gamers are unaware of this game. It is better than mortal combat in terms of gameplay and game mechanics and responsivity.
Critical Missions SWAT
Another counter strike-like game that is free and has better graphics and gameplay than all the other counter-strike like games on this list of 36 best offline multiplayer games for android.
Like Rento and chess, checkers elite is a virtual board game of checkers. The players online are really tough to beat but your friends are easy to play with. If you are up for it, I challange you play this game and win five times in a row in the online multiplayer mode.
The Respawnables is the mobile version of the game team fortress 2. It has similar mechanics and gameplay but is better than the original. Try it out for yourself before you judge this game.
I hope this article helped you find the best offline multiplayer game for android to play with your friends at home and in the forest while camping.