EA Mobile: Best Free Mobile Apps To Get You In The Holiday Spirit

By on Dec 18, 2013 at 6:24 pm

the sims freeplayThe holidays are among us, and along with the bright lights, joyful music and delicious food comes unexpected houseguests, the pressures of seasonal travel, and the dreaded scramble to find last-minute gifts. In an effort to help you combat these holiday stressors, EA Mobile has compiled a list of free, holiday-themed games that will help you stay merry all the way into 2014.

Whether you are looking for a good distraction on a holiday road trip, an excuse to escape from holiday stress, or they’re searching for a last-minute stocking stuffer for a family member, EA Mobile has you covered. Here are their top picks for hot mobile gaming apps to keep you warm this holiday—and every one of these is free to download.

The Sims FreePlay for iPad, iPod Touch, iPhone, Android, and Kindle
The holidays are the perfect occasion to spend quality time with your family…your Sims family, that is! With sleigh bells ringing and New Year’s Eve Fireworks lighting up the sky, make sure to bring The Sims FreePlay everywhere you go this winter! Whether you’re stuck on an airplane for hours or trying to tune out your loudest relative at a family dinner, The Sims FreePlay makes for great holiday fun.

The Sims FreePlay is one of EA’s longest-running free-to-download titles and allows players to create up to 31 customized Sims! With new in-game holiday content, celebrate the holidays with your Sims family as they go through holiday challenges to earn presents along the way. In addition to holiday fun, The Sims FreePlay celebrates its 2nd anniversary this month with a special gift to players of an in-game teddy bear on December 13th.

With the addition of festive quests, Christmas gifts, and a red-nosed reindeer, there’s never been a better time to grab your eggnog and discover more fun and festive surprises in The Sims FreePlay!

Holiday Content: Now available in-game
Download On: App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore

The Simpsons: Tapped Out for iPad, iPod Touch, iPhone, Android, and Kindle
The holidays are in full swing in The Simpsons: Tapped Out and a clerical error causes it to snow down gift cards upon the citizens of Springfield, spreading more than the usual amount of cheer. How will Springfielders react to their new place among the economic elite? With new characters bringing and selling holiday cheer, appropriately themed buildings, and a quest line that explores the true meaning of the holidays, this update is filled with enough festive fun to last an entire year – or at least what’s left of this one.

Holiday Content: Available December 10 – January 7, 2014
Download On: App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore

Real Racing 3 for iPad, iPod Touch, iPhone, Android, and Kindle
Trade in your sleigh and reindeer this winter and get behind the wheel of a Lamborghini Veneno or a McLaren P1TM! Real Racing 3 is racing ahead with over 85 million downloads to date, making it one of the most successful racing apps in history. With 2.5 million daily players and 16 million races completed each day, Real Racing 3 is the pinnacle of virtual racing.

Put the pedal to the metal and fly by competition on the hottest virtual tracks! With an all-new holiday-themed Supercars update, racers on the Apple platform can now compete in Real-Time Online Multiplayer against up to 4 other racers, and participate in new high-speed events featuring some of the world’s most glamorous cars from Lamborghini and McLaren. Racers can also spread the holiday spirit on the track with a limited edition FREE seasonal livery for their Ford Focus RS – available for all players.

Holiday Content: Available December 19th
Download On: App Store, Google Play , Amazon Appstore

Plants vs. Zombies 2 for iPad , iPod Touch, iPhone, and Android
The war continues between plants and zombies this holiday season! Join Crazy Dave on a quirky trip through time where you’ll meet, greet and defeat legions of zombies from the dawn of time to the end of days. Amass an army of powerful new plants and power up your defenses with amazing new ways to protect your brain. And that’s just the beginning! The future holds many mysteries . . . also zombies. Lots and lots of zombies.

Celebrate with your favorite plants and zombies during the 5 Days of Feastivus! Included in the Plants vs. Zombies 2 holiday update, Feastivus is a 5-day party with holiday-themed zombies in a wintery backyard. After each Feastivus level is complete, the player gets to open a special holiday gift. Feastivus lasts from December 24th-30th.

The new Plants vs. Zombies 2 holiday update also includes a Turbo Feature for players who want to speed up their game, an updated linear map feature that will let players proceed through the game’s primary levels more quickly, and a special appearance by PvZ fan favorite, Gargantuar.

Holiday Content: Available December 12th, with Feastivus running from December 24th-30th
Download On: App Store, Google Play

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