a bit tight-fisted lately? Increasing fuel prices and utility bills may
have set us back a bit, but having fun doesn’t necessarily mean
spending wads of cash on lavish entertainment. Let us introduce you to
something as equally exciting and thrilling as going to casinos: free games online.
online gaming industry has become a huge hit because as long as you
have a computer with an Internet connection, you can log on to a gaming
website and access virtually any game you fancy. As the ‘free’
suggests, no price tags are attached to the games you play.
have put together a list of the top 10 free games to keep you
entertained without spending a single penny. In no particular order,
here are the top games you might like to try.
1. Mario Forever Flash
favourite Italian plumber with the red cap and dungarees will always be
a classic to enjoy with the family. Join Mario once again as he battles
baddies and completes levels to save Princess Peach from the evil King
2. Online Poker
doesn’t enjoy a spot of poker? Brush up on your poker skills without
spending a penny in freeroll tournaments. As a way of promoting their
poker site, some websites give participants a chance to win the prize
money they have put up themselves.
3. Alien Swarm
game featuring aliens is always going to involve guns. This exciting 3D
game allows up to four players to take part in shooting down aliens
while clearing objectives to proceed to the next level. Your team work
skills will be heavily tested here.
4. Polar Bear Bounce
bears falling from the sky, whatever next? In this game, you must use
your mouse to draw lines at certain angles so the bears can bounce off
them and safely into one of the doors. It’s not as easy as it sounds!
5. Cake Mania
your brain a workout in this hectic game where you’re placed in charge
of taking orders and delivering cakes to the customers before they
complain and leave. Juggle several orders at the same time and learn to
coordinate in the kitchen.
6. Runes of Magic
into the fantasy world of Taborea as you build an avatar to explore the
many features of the game. This is a ‘massively multiplayer online
role-playing game’ (MMORPG) which allows players to interact in a
virtual world and even battle it out with a friend in an exciting
7. Scrabble Zing
like the classic board game, Scrabble Zing is designed to test your
vocabulary. Unlike the board version, online Scrabble is a race against
time as you rack your brains for the best words to use.
is strangely one of the most exciting card games to play and is sure to
keep you clicking away during your lunch break. Try to stack all the 52
cards up to the four foundation piles in record time as you alternate
between red and black cards.
and adults alike have adored this popular game for four decades now.
Players control the Pacman by clicking on the arrows to eat away all
the dots while avoiding the ‘ghosts’ and other colourful objects. Try
not to get trapped in the corners because there is no escape from there!
10. Skyline Soccer
football? This game takes place on rooftops and is all about using your
mouse to aim and kick the ball to the next footballer in order to
proceed to the next level. Pick up extra points by aiming the ball at
other objects on the way.
So there you have it; the top 10
online games that will keep you entertained without breaking the bank,
or even making a dent. Just like they say, the best things in life are