So, you just got your iPhone 5 this holiday season and now you need to pimp it up with some games. Don’t have a bank account, well, not to worry. But the question is, can you get great games for nothing at all, or is the ‘free’ section of the App Store best ignored? Well, the answer is tricky and we have made it simple. We’ve farmed up some of the best ones right here. Go ahead and try them out.
1. Temple Run
Test your reflexes as you race down ancient temple walls and along sheer cliffs. Swipe to turn, jump and slide to avoid obstacles, collect coins and buy power ups, and see how far you can run!
2. Subway Surfers
Help Jake, Tricky & Fresh escape from the grumpy Inspector and his Pitbull dog.
3. Jetpack Joyride
Join Barry as he breaks in to a secret laboratory to commandeer the experimental jetpacks from the clutches of science evildoers. After lift-off, simply touch the screen to ascend and release to descend, raining bullets, bubbles, rainbows and lasers downwards as you fly towards higher and higher scores!
4. Smash Cops Heat
The smash hit action game enjoyed by over five million players is back, supercharged with cool new features, bonus missions and extreme pursuit vehicles. Hit the streets and take on a city full of criminal mayhem!
5. Agent Dash
Your mission, if you choose to accept it, is to destroy as many villainous bases as you can! Sprint through gorgeous environments, using secret agent skills to evade every hazard the evil megalomaniacs can throw at you, from laser beams and falling trees to skidding trucks and fiery lava.
6. Six Guns
Buck Crosshaw never shot a man who didn’t deserve it, but now he’s an outlaw who had to fake his own death and escape to Arizona. But in escaping one evil, Buck is about to face another, for an ancient and wicked force stirs in the hills of this mysterious region.
7. Real Football 2013
Take part in the most immersive football simulation and show that you are the best on and off the pitch. Reinforce your team by developing your club’s facilities, hiring new staff members, dealing with sponsors and more.
8. Dead Trigger
Best arcade shooter. Go on a Zombie killing frenzy. Upgrade your artillery and save the world.
9. Mega Run
Redford’s brother and sister have been kidnapped by a mysterious monster and taken far away! Join Redford on an amazing adventure across multiple worlds and dozens of challenging stages. Find Redford’s lost family and discover new worlds to explore by following the trail of stolen coins and Forest Gems!
10. Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 12
Soak in the feeling of standing on the world’s finest fairways. Meanwhile, smoother and more precise touch control let you attack the greens and sink that clutch birdie putt in winning style.
11. Flick Golf!
Flick Golf is unique and so challenging it’s hard to put down. The real question is – Can you Master it? No clubs. No rules. Just flick, spin and curve your shots to try and sink that perfect hole in one. Watch out for the usual hazards; bunkers, trees, sand… and of course the wind!
Escape the wrath of an angry volcano while collecting ancient treasures in PITFALL!, an adrenaline-fueled, free-running adventure set in a deadly jungle with twists and turns that will always keep you on your toes. As the iconic Pitfall Harry, test your skills by racing through jungles, caves and native villages while avoiding death-defying obstacles such as fiery volcanic flames, tumbling ancient artifacts, and narrow cliff side pathways. Challenge your reflexes by jumping, sliding, and using your deadly whip to take out classic PITFALL! foes like rattlesnakes and scorpions while avoiding the death grip of a crocodile’s jaw as you swing across ravines. Make sure to always keep a watchful eye as danger lurks around every corner!
13. Flick NFL Quarterback
NFL Flick Quarterback is the first game to put the guts and glory of offensive passing in your hands. Be the QB of your favorite team – pass to receivers, dodge defenders and make amazing trick shots.
The incredible flick and ‘after-touch’ controls that have made users across the world love Flick Golf and Flick Soccer are now powering this awesome football-throwing experience.
14. Real Tennis
Live the life of a professional player on a world tour where the only goal is to become number one!
15. Pocket Climber
Are you ready to get high?! Test your vertical limit with the most extreme Parkour orientated game of 2012.
Using your finger to swipe and slide, guide your character up the walls of danger riddled skyscrapers. Dodge your way past angry tenants and their arsenal of household items. Release your inner King Kong and climb your way to highest peaks of the world.
Not satisfied. You have your own pick, then share them with others in the comment box below. Enjoy.