Top Five Free iPad Christmas Games

This holiday season is all about saving money. If you are in the mood for some holiday cheer, but don’t want to spend too much money getting into the spirit of things, check out our list below of top free Christmas themed games for the iPad.

Snoopy’s Street Fair (Free) Even though Snoopy is around for all the holidays, we tend to think of him most often at Christmas time. This year, you can build the PEANUTS Gang’s neighborhood, complete with Charlie Brown Christmas tree, as you fill your cup with holiday cheer. In Snoopy’s Street Fair, players build Charlie Brown’s neighborhood using management skills and buying and selling goods. Unlock four additional mini games and collect 27 trading cards. As an added bonus, read 45 original PEANUTS comic strips and pose in pictures with Snoopy-themed frames. Download this game today to collect all of the Thanksgiving themed items before they go away.

Amazing Santa (Free) Give your youngsters the gift of Christmas mazes. Challenge their minds with six different complex mazes, or unlock the full version to let them create their own. Each maze is holiday themed. Players collect fruits, ornaments and presents along the way. Once you’ve mastered the preexisting puzzles, unlock the full version to create your own and see if your friends can solve them. Don’t be afraid to go wild with the possibilities. You can adjust the color, background and items. You and your kids are going to be competing against each other this holiday season for best maze in the household.

Cut the Rope: Holiday Gift (Free) Chillingo’s holiday hit starring the adorable Om Nom is back for a limited time. Download this free game for a special Christmas surprise. Just like the original Cut the Rope, players can slash their way through lots of physics-based puzzles on their way to getting the peppermint candy that Om Nom loves so much. You can also create holiday greeting cards staring you and your favorite green muncher to share with friends and family. As a special bonus, each week, you can watch an animated short staring Om Nom himself as he explores the real world.

Bunny Shooter Christmas (Free) This Christmas edition of the classic Bunny Shooter game is fun for the whole family. Using physics-based puzzle solving, help Bunny shoot his way through the mass of pink bunnies or use the Ring of Doom to blow them all away. There are 30 new holiday themed levels to play. You can even create your own custom bow skins. You won’t be left without the holiday spirit when you are impaling those angry bunnies with your well-aimed arrow. Don’t miss this opportunity to download the festive version of this bunny-killing game. It is only going to be available in the app store for a short period of time.

Tap Zoo: Santa’s Quest (Free)Help little Timmy find Santa for a wonderful Christmas surprise this year with Tap Zoo’s holiday themed building game. In this winter wonderland, you’ll be building a zoo for Timmy’s orphanage to fill with animals based on the 12 Days of Christmas. Collect rare and exotic animals to fill your collection. You’ll also be able to breed your zoo residents to create new and exciting animals and add them to the fun. Use your in-game bells and coins to decorate your zoo with Christmas cheer and visit your friend’s zoos to see how they’ve built theirs. You’ll have a Merry Christmas with this animal lover’s app.

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