Tis the Season For Mobile Games!

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Heyzap, a social network for mobile and online games, compiled a list of the top 10 Christmas-themed mobile games for gamers to play throughout the holiday season.

Heyzap’s Top 10 games range from big name players like newly public Zynga or Rovio to small indie up-and-comers such as Dragonplay and Beeline Interactive. The list is based on the company’s insight into the mobile gaming community. All games on the Heyzap mobile gaming network are free for players.

The Top 10 list includes:

Pretty Pet Salon Seasons (Dream Cortex): Give your salon a sprinkle of holiday spirit in this seasonal version of the classic Pretty Pet Salon. Your skills will be put to the test while you groom as many adorable pets as possible to create the most successful pet salon out there!

Tap Zoo: Santa’s Quest (Pocket Gems): Help Santa build a winter wonderland in the North Pole and bring some Christmas cheer to an orphanage! Work together with Santa to build a brand new zoo based on the 12 days of Christmas, and collect tons of new & exotic winter animals.

Jewel Magic Xmas (iGold Technologies): In the Christmas version of this popular “match-3” game, you can choose from four separate game modes for hours of holiday fun. Keep playing to improve your ranking, and see if you can place on worldwide scoreboards!

The Stupid Test: Christmas (BBM): Are you a complete moron, or a total genius? Work through 40 brain-teasing stages chock full of Christmas-y conundrums to get the highest IQ score possible. Play with your friends and see who’s truly the smartest!

Millionaire City Holiday (Digital Chocolate): Build your company from the ground up to make your holiday dreams come true in this awesome city-builder. Decorate your city with cozy gingerbread houses, joyous toyshops, candy cane decorations, and more to craft your very own winter wonderland!

Arthur Christmas Elf Run (Spin-Up Games, Inc): Jump, dive, and crawl through houses on Christmas eve to deliver presents to children all over the world! Make sure to avoid obstacles and keep quiet so nobody wakes up, and move quickly to complete all 30 missions before sunrise. Leave no child behind!

Angry Birds Seasons (Rovio): The pigs are back, and they’re up to their usual hijinks in this holiday version of the #1 mobile game on the planet. Smash through 25 festive new levels featuring gingerbread cookies, candy canes, bells, and a brand new Angry Bird!

Smurfs’ Village (Beeline Interactive): Help the Smurfs build a new village to call home! Reunite the Smurfs and play the brand new holiday quest to decorate the village with seasonal cheer with snowmen, Christmas trees, snow bunnies, and more.

Farm Slot Christmas (Dragonplay): Santa is coming to Vegas! Satisfy your itch for adventure and crank a few slot machines to see if you can win big on one of the most popular mobile slot machines on the market (note: there is no real money involved!).

Cityville Holidaytown (Zynga): Help Santa rebuild the North Pole and save Christmas for Good! The elves have evacuated after a devastating blizzard, and you’ll have to create your very own winter wonderland to get them back. Assign elves to different workshops to make enough toys in time for Christmas Eve!

The Heyzap app, which allows users to check in to games, chat with other players, win badges, and more is available for free on Android and iOS. It has been downloaded millions of times across both platforms.

The Heyzap SDK, which lets game developers place a Heyzap check-in button inside their games, is used by hundreds of game developers to boost their games’ install rates, user engagement, and retention. This includes top developers like Pocket Gems, Animoca, Spacetime Studios, Digital Chocolate, Fluik, Get Set Games, and more. Their SDK is available for free at www.heyzap.com/mobile/sdk.