Asphalt – World’s Most Popular Racing Game?


Looking for a thrill ride? Well, then Nothing can be better for you other than playing a racing game like Asphalt. Be it PC, mobile or any other gaming console, it’s available everywhere.

You won’t believe it supports more than 20 platforms.

That’s crazy, right?

Back in 2003, I remember playing Road Rash as my 1st ever racing game. Now, at present, we’ve some of the best ever racing games.


And in this list, it is one of the leading games. Let’s find out more about this game for different gaming platforms.

Asphalt Game for Mobile

Asphalt gaming series tasted the success with the release of its 1st version Asphalt: Urban GT.

After this, there was no stopping point as till date, Gameloft has released a total of 16 edition. Initially, the game was released for platforms like NDS, N-Gage, J2ME, and Symbian.

But as we got some new operating systems, its popularity reached at an all-time high. At present, It supports a list of Mobile OS.

However, their primary focus is set to smartphones with Android OS & Apple’s iOS. That’s obvious. Isn’t it?

Talking about the availability, as of now, Android and iOS users can play these 5 games:

The primary reason behind listing only these 5 games is that Gameloft provides regular updates for them. On top of this, the best thing here is you can play all these games for free except that there are several in-game purchases.

But still, Asphalt has remained on top of other games in the Racing Genre of video games. If I combine the total number of downloads of these 5 games on smartphones with Android OS and iOS, the count tally would reach around freaking 500 Million.

Oh God! That’s unbelievable.

How to Download it for Mobile

Are you interested in playing any of these 5 games? Well, then before that, you need to download this game. For this purpose, Android users can go to the Play Store and iOS users can go to the Apple iOS Store.

Select the game you’re interested in playing and start downloading it in your Cell Phone.

Asphalt Game for PC

Now, that I’ve informed you regarding the Mobile Version, what about PC? How many Asphalt games are there for PC users?

The 1st ever version released for PC users was Asphalt 7: Heat. It was released way back on August 22, 2013. However, at that time, the release was limited to Windows 8 users. Two years later in 2015, Gameloft released the game Asphalt 7: Heat for Window 10 OS.

Once again, 2 years later, Gameloft pulled all the strings & removed the game from game stores permanently.

Now, you might have one question in your mind – ‘What Asphalt games I can play on my PC’.

Well, for this, you can check out this list of all the available games for PC –

Available Asphalt Games for PC

  • Asphalt 8: Airborne
  • Asphalt Xtreme
  • Asphalt Street Storm
  • Asphalt 9: Legends

Retired Asphalt PC Games

  • Asphalt Overdrive
  • Asphalt 7: Heat

Apart from names, there’s one more thing common between them. Can you guess it?

Well, similar to Asphalt games for Mobile, all the PC games are available for free except the, as usual, in-game purchases.

How to Download it for PC?

Now, that you know everything concerning the Asphalt Games for PC, it’s time for you to download this game on your PC.

How to do this? Don’t worry if you don’t have any idea. I’ll guide you through this –

To download any of these 4 games, the version of the operating system doesn’t matter. All you need is a PC with a good configuration.

Useful Tip: – “For smoother performance, install latest graphic card of either NVIDIA or AMD.”

Once all set, open the Microsoft Store in your PC and search the game you want to download or else you can directly open it from here.

Frequently Asked Questions | Asphalt

Q – Which brand I should go for Graphics Card – NVIDIA or AMD?

A – Well, I would recommend you to go with NVIDIA as I’m using the same brand in my custom-made PC.

Q – Is there any Career Mode in Asphalt Games?

A – Yes, indeed. Although, I haven’t talked much about this in the post, but all the editions include a career mode.

Q – Do I always need to stay online for playing any of the Asphalt Games?

A – No, not at all. Be it Asphalt PC or Mobile, you get an offline mode which allows you to play this game without any kind of internet connectivity.

Final Thoughts

One mission after another, you won’t of think of missing any of them. That’s quite true, racing games are quite addictive in nature.

Why not be? Asphalt allows you to experience what you once thought to do in real life. Now, be it on your mobile or pc, with asphalt racing games, you get a chance at satisfying your fantasy.



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