Gaming used to mean standing at a wooden cabinet with a giant screen that ate your quarters. Then it was sitting on your couch or at a desk playing console or PC games. And now VR gaming is hitting the mainstream. Still, people tend to gravitate toward the platforms most accessible to them, including their Android phones and tablets. Sure, you're supposed to use your device for critically important Android apps, but there's always time for some fun. Just make sure not to waste your time and money on a less-than-stellar game.

Available on mobile and desktop in Australia, Canada, Great Britain, Japan, South Korea, and the U.S., With expansion to more countries soon, our new editorial pages take out the guesswork so that you can quickly decide what apps and games fit best for your travel plans.