Why read the boring in-flight magazine on your holiday flight when you don’t have too! The majority of us have mobile phones and tablets these days so why not download a few games to keep you amused before you travel. With this in mind please find our Top 5 Free Travel App Games which work while your device isn’t connected to the internet, so they are perfect during your flight and even during your holiday.
1. Candy Crush Saga by King Digital Entertainment
Candy Crush Saga is one of the world’s most popular gaming apps. A simple and very addictive game played daily by 93 million people! Do we need to say more….? The game has been cleverly designed to start easy and slowly progress to more challenging levels. The aim is to match the same coloured candy in rows of 3 or more to crush them. Candy is randomly dropped at the top of the screen after each candy crush. To progress through the levels you have different goals including limited moves, removing jellies and achieving points targets. A great game that keeps you coming back for another go… on goes the saga!
Costs: the game is free to play but you can make in-app purchase for new lives and boosters. The game earns an estimated £480,000 a day, making a profit of over £340 million last year!
2. Despicable Me: Minion Rush by Rovio Entertainment Ltd
The Despicable Me: Minion Rush app is a slick fast following action packed game. If you’ve watched the films and had the joy of riding the Despicable Me Minion Mayhem 3D ride at Florida’s Universal Studios, you will be more than familiar with the mischievous minions! Play Gru’s loyal minion and impress your boss by winning the title ‘Minion of the Year’! To do this you will run, jump, fly, roll, slide and dodge obstacles. Enjoy hilarious moments through 100s of missions to beat villains and collect as many bananas as you can. A great app for a despicable adventure!
Costs: the game is free to play but in-app purchases can be made to buy tokens.
3. Angry Birds Go! by Rovio Entertainment Ltd
Angry Birds Go! is a frantic downhill racing game set on Piggy Island. Race as the birds or pigs and select your favourite character and car. Each character has awesome special powers to help you smash your opponents off the road and take pole position. Every turn holds a multitude of challenges with many racetracks to master within a rich colourful 3D world. Earn coins with every race to purchase upgrades for your ride to improve speed, strength, acceleration and more… Put your driving skills to the test with several fun and surprising game modes with Time Boom, Champion Chase, Versus Mode, Race and Fruit Splat!
Costs: although the game is free there is the option to make in-app purchases.
4. Flow Free by Big Duck Games LLC
Free Flow is a simple name for a really simple but well executed puzzle game. The rules are to match coloured pipes on different sized boards. The whole board has to be used without any broken pipes or overlaps, that’s it! You can play over 1000 free levels in a relaxed fashion or if you like more of a challenge you can race against the clock. Be warned this can be addictive!
5. Labyrinth Lite Edition by Codify AB
Labyrinth Lite Edition is a free app game where you guide a steel ball around a wooden labyrinth. To complete each level you have to steer the ball into the checkered hole by carefully tilting your phone or tablet to avoid the many holes dotted around the wooden maze. A tilt-tastic game where you’re always on the edge of your seat!
Costs: The free app contains 10 levels while the full version priced at £1.99 contains over a 1000! If you really like a challenge then Labyrinth 2 is now available at £2.99, see the promotional video above.
Now you’ve got the in-flight entertainment sorted, how about finding a nice Relaxing Holiday?