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TOP 14: Cool games for iPhone, Xbox and PlayStation

Last updated on: March 30, 2012 10:13 IST

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Arun Iyer

Get Ahead reader Arun Iyer lists 14 games that every game lover must have.

Arun an associate vice president, sales, at HSBC is an avid gamer.

A million games to choose from here are a few which should certainly not be missed, chosen over others for brilliant interface, graphics and addiction of gamelplay.

Top games for the iPhone

1. FIFA 12

Ease of gameplay is stunning, however the transfer market of players makes it a little slow at times.

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2. Hero of Sparta 1 & 2

This is the God of War kind of game for android and iPhone users, easy controls but the stages are very similar in nature.

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3. Infinity Blade

This is a must play game for astounding graphics. Consumes huge amount of battery though.

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4. Bejeweled

Highly addictive game, this is the world's largest played puzzle game, multiple modes like Blitz, Butterfly, Zen mode where you can just play on till eternity.

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5. Lost Town

Similar to the Da Vinci Code on Playstation this game requires a strong memory to be able to swap between screens and stages visited to find clues ahead and use them appropriately.

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6. Need for Speed Hot Pursuit

Career Mode makes you greedy to earn more bounty and drive all the cars possible. The game play for this is way ahead of the other need for speed versions.

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7. Street Fighter 4

Superb controls and the traditional characters makes this action game a clear winner, however there are not enough levels to clear. It's very abrupt though.

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8. Amazing Ice Breaker

Once again a highly addictive game with 100 levels for starters; gets tougher as you go on. Innovative ice slabs to get through. Good for an experience gets monotonous after a few levels of play.

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Top games for Xbox Kinect

9. Virtua Tennis (Kinect)

Real life experience of the tennis courts. Challenging levels and keep a tab on those extra flabs :). Watch out for the ceiling fan though; don't get too excited.

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10. Kinect Sports Adventure 1 & 2

Well though-out adventure games like bowling, boxing, track field games which takes a good amount of toll of your energy. Very good for family get together or with friends.

Both games get pretty mundane when played alone. Two or more players is recommended.

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Top games for the Playstation

11. God of War series (highly recommended)

One of the best games I have ever played on any platform.

Scintillating graphics, gameplay, story, sound and visual experience. All three series are extremely well connected with each other and sync perfectly to keep you awake all night. Argos the character has been characterised to the T.

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12. Pirates of the Carribean

Highly recommended two-player game; requires a unique strategy to cross each level. One player is not recommended as it gets very difficult for the computer to keep up to the pace of your gamelplay. Is not graphically great but very adventurous.

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13. Mortal Kombat

An old war house, right from the desktop days, the characters remain absolutely same and the ease of using the special moves and fatality moves makes you go gaga over the game. Flipside: If you have already played enough on the PC, there is nothing new to look out for.

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14. Top Spin 1 & 2

Classic Lawn tennis game. Each player has a set of strength and weakness which you could play to your advantage. The regular gameplay is pretty common. However to make it more interesting try the career mode where you would actually go through the entire cycle of the player from scratch.

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