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Android Games

Get everything you need to develop and deliver games on Android: tools, downloads, samples, libraries, and guidance.

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Enable your players to experience immersive and seamless cross-platform gameplay. Grow your business by distributing your games easily across mobile, tablets, Chromebooks, and Windows PCs.

Core workflow

Get this set of tools and libraries that help you develop Android games while integrating with existing platforms and workflows.
Analyze the impact your game has on Android devices by using this powerful graphics profiler, so you can identify performance issues and areas to optimize.
Add social and competitive game services such as profiles, leaderboards, and achievements, and then deploy your Android game through the Google Play store.

Highlighted resources

Find all your tools in one place.
Find sample apps and example code.
Follow guided, step-by-step codelabs to complete game development tasks.

Developer stories

How game developers are finding success with Android tools.
The Vulkan cross-platform 3D graphics API enabled a 30% performance improvement in Summoners War Chronicles by Com2uS.
Using the Android Game Development Extension (AGDE), Epic Games added Android build targets to its Visual Studio projects.
By optimizing for ChromeOS, Gameloft gained six times as many players.

Community resources

Find stats and analysis for game development businesses.
Get the latest news and tips to grow your games.
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