Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 are the Operating Systems that are made comfortable for Tablets, Smartphones and Laptops. There are some amazing apps freely available for Windows 8 and 8.1. Here I am writing about the seven best free games for Windows 8.
1. Asphalt 8 : Airborne
Asphalt 8 : Airborne is the most popular racing game which is available across both Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 platforms. It is developed by Gameloft and is launched in November 2013. Initially it is a paid game and later on Gameloft have slashed the prices and now it is absolutely free to download.
The game includes 47 high performance racing cars including top licensed manufacture cars like Lamborghini, Buggati, Ferrari and more. It has 9 different types of racing tracks including Venice, Barcelona, French Guiana, Iceland, Tokyo, Nevada Desert, Alps and more. The game contains 8 seasons and 180 events in the career mode. This game has got awesome graphics, next generation shaders, car jumps in slow motion, real-time geometry reflection and other amazing effects. You can play with your friends by connecting to Wi-Fi.
If you are crazy of racing games then it is the must game you should have. The size of the game is around 1.5 GB and it requires 2 GB RAM to run on Windows PC or Windows Phone.
2. FIFA 14
FIFA 14 is the most authentic soccer game on Windows 8. FIFA 14 makes you feel the experience of real players, real leagues and real teams. This game features 34 leagues, 600 licensed teams and about more than 16,000 recognized foot ball players. It includes the leagues from English Premier League to La Liga and you can listen to the commentary in five languages such as English, German, French, Spanish and Italian. Feel the excitement in every pass and tackle with the new controls.
You can create your own fantasy team, you can buy and sell your favorite FIFA players to create your own fantasy team. Compete in the tournaments and leagues and earn some coins and spend these coins to buy new players. Upgrade your FIFA game to unlock three modes like Tournament, Manager and Kick-off. These are available as in-app purchases.
3. Despicable me : Minion Rush
In Minion rush you play as Minion and compete with the others in fast-paced challenges and you need to impress your boss. The aim of the game is to get the title of Minion of the year, to achieve this you need to jump, fly, escape from obstacles, be mischievous and collect bananas in middle of the game and defeat the villains.
You can enjoy the unpredictable hilarious Minion moments with the amazing 3D graphics and fun animations. You can customize your Minion with the costumes, power ups and weapons you will get in the middle of the game. You can see your friends score and challenge them who is going to win the Minion of the year.
4. Hill climb racing
Hill climb racing is the most addictive and physics based driving game which is more entertaining. The game is about the Newton Bill, an aspiring young hill climber. This game is based on with respect to the laws of the Physics, the driver will not rest until he climb the highest mountains up on the moon. This game has different climbing environments like Desert, Country side, Arctic, and the moon and the game features 16 different vehicles.
You can upgrade your car tires, engine by getting the bonuses from the daring stunts and collecting the coins. The game has got amazing graphics, smooth physics simulation, easy to play.
5. Six Guns
Six Guns is inspired from wild west themed Read Dead redemption. In this game you explore a truly tremendous and an open wild west frontier with full of cowboys, bandits and more. Freely explore the open world in Arizona with full of events, mysteries, challenges and there are about 40 missions with a variety of tasks you need to overcome. In the game you will race on the horses, take out robbers and enemies and more along the way to your destination.
It is the first kind of Windows game that let you explore the enormous wild west landscapes in Oregon and Arizona. Fight with the vampires, looting bandits, cunning witches and so many other super natural foes. Complete a mission to get the gold and the experience and if you repeat the mission rewards will increase as well as the level becomes harder.
6. 3D Chess Game
Download and install the 3D Chess game from Windows Store on your Windows 8 PC and play Chess against your computer in 3D. In 3D Chess game you can play Human vs AI, AIvsAI and Human vs Human. This game is completely available for free and there are no hidden charges and locked options. This game has got the powerful chess engine using which you can simulate absolute beginner opponents.
It has got the realistic 3D effects, animations, sound effects and it has got the nice UI. You can examine the game by back and forth, move by move and you can also watch the different levels of game played by A.I and see which moves the A.I is evaluating while processing to another step.
Jetpack Joyride game is developed by Halfbrick Studios and the game revolves around the protagonist Barry Steakfries. The storyb of the game is he will be working as a jetpack tester and his boss is plans to take over the world. So, he steals the jetpack and escape from the laboratory. Along the way of your escape you will get coins, powerups , vehicles and more and they can be customized and upgraded. You will face so many obstacles in the middle of the game and you need to escape from them and stay alive.
The game feature a huge number of vehicles and arsenal of jetpacks to unlock and you need to unlock them by collecting the coins in the game. You can compete with your friends target the high scores, unlock the achievements and share with your friends through online.