Updated November 29, 2017: New entries added
Mobile games are bite-sized, shallow experiences, right? The thriving mobile role playing genre says otherwise, then rolls a dice to determine how hard it's going to slap you around the face.
The best mobile RPGs can engross and enthral you just as much as their console counterparts - but with the added risk that you'll miss your bus stop.
Recent times have delivered a number of hybrids - RPGs that fold in elements of roguelikes, boardgames, strategy games and more. In each case, though, you're inhabiting a role and taking a direct hand in a character's development through an epic quest.
Suffice to say, it's been a real struggle to narrow this list down to a mere 25 Android RPGs.