Find new games or games you've played

You can search for games, find games recommended for you, and games you’ve played in the Play Games app.

Find & play a free game

You can play a few games, like Solitaire or PAC-MAN, for free or while offline.

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. Tap Arcade.
  3. Scroll to find “Google Built-In Games
  4. On the game you want to play, tap Play.

Find games

On an Android phone or tablet

Search for a game

  1. Open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. At the top, tap Search Search.

Find games by category

  1. Open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. At the bottom, tap Arcade.
  3. Under “Your Next Favorite Game,” choose a category, like Trending, New, or Kids.
    • To see more categories, swipe left.
  4. To learn more about a game or download it, tap it.

On Android TV

  1. Open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. Select Find games.
  3. Select or search for a game.
Tip: You can also check if your friends play a game, learn more about it, or download it.

Hide a game

  1. Open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. Select the game you want to hide.
  3. Tap More Moreand then Hide.

Find games you've played

If you sign in to the same account to play games on more than one device, you can see all the games you’ve played.

On an Android phone or tablet

Find & play recent games

  1. Open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. Your recently played games will show.
    • To find other recent games, swipe right or left.
  3. To play one, tap Play.

Find games you played using another account

If you can’t find a game you recently played, you might have downloaded it with another account.

  1. Open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. At the top, tap your profile image.
  3. Tap your email address.
  4. Choose another account. If you don’t see any other accounts, tap Use another account, then follow the steps to sign in and create a Gamer ID.
  5. Your recently played games will show.

On Android TV

Find & play recent games

  1. Open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. The games you recently signed in to, in the order they were last played.

Find missing games

If a game you installed using your phone or computer doesn't appear on Android TV, it might not work on Android TV. To check:

  1. On your computer, go to the Google Play Store.
  2. Find the game you want to play.
  3. Click Install or Installed.
  4. Under "Choose a device," look for your Android TV device. If it's dimmed, the game won’t work on Android TV.

See games you’ve hidden

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. Tap More Moreand then Settings.
  3. Select Hidden games.
  4. Optional: To show a game, tap the game and then More Moreand then Show game.
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