top 5 quick picks

Top 5 Quick Picks – PC Games to Pick Up and Play for Free

One of the most popular games in the office has to be Mini Metro. Why? Because not only is it both fun and challenging, it’s quick to download and play on your lunchbreak, although seriously addictive! We have quite a few games that fall into this category of Quick Picks, but we have narrowed them down to our top 5. Play them all (for free!) and let us know which you like best.


Mini Metro

Mini Metro Quick Pick - Download for free

The perfect game to pick up and play when you’re limited on time, but be warned, it’s also very addictive!

Mini Metro is a strategy simulation game about designing a subway map for a growing city. Draw lines between stations and get your trains running. Keep your lines efficient by redrawing them as new stations open. Decide where to use your limited resources. How long can you keep the city moving?



Shu Quick Pick - Download for free

Shu is packed with adventure and a brilliant soundtrack in beautiful surroundings! With 5 diverse lands to explore, it’s very easy to enjoy and hard to quit…

Shu is a stylish platformer set in a beautiful and engrossing world. Guide Shu and a cast of beautifully hand-drawn characters as they run, jump and glide their way across exotic lands, forever pursued by the monstrous and unrelenting Storm. Can you outrun the end of the world?


Broken Age

Broken Age Quick Pick - Download for free

Broken Age is a fun, quirky adventure game from the awesome Double Fine Productions! If its style and charm aren’t enough to win you over, then its intriguing parallel storylines should be.

Broken Age is a family friendly, hand-animated, puzzle-filled adventure game with an all-star cast, including Elijah Wood, Jack Black and Masasa Moyo. Funded by a record breaking crowdfunding campaign and designed by industry legend Tim Schafer, this is a timeless coming-of-age story of barfing trees and talking spoons.



Hue Quick Pick - Download for free

Hue is a platformer with a great twist – keep switching colours to reveal and overcome upcoming obstacles. It’s far from easy but incredibly fun; if you’re ready for the challenge then this is the ideal lunchtime Quick Pick!

Hue is a vibrant, award-winning puzzle-adventure, where you alter the world by changing its background colour. Explore a dangerous grey land, unearthing coloured fragments on a journey to find your missing mother. As obstacles match the background, they disappear, creating new and exciting puzzles – full of peril, mystery… and colours unseen.


Conga Master

Conga Master Quick Pick - Download for free

Looking for something fun and simple to get the hang of? Look no further than Conga Master! Get your mates round and give it a go.

The dance floor fills, the line gets longer… come on down, it’s time to conga! Shake your virtual hips to the arcade action of Conga Master, fight to make the longest conga line possible and become the king of the club. No rhythm required – anyone can conga!


These are our top 5 Quick Picks – all available to download and play when you’re short on time. We have more quick picks you might like, or many other genres to choose from too. Try as many as you like and let us know how you get on!


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