Though other games may try, they are highly unlikely to succeed at matching the notoriety and the popularity of Mousebreaker’s Jumpers for Goalposts, a flash-based interpretation of the sport that follows – or more accurately puts you complete charge of – the career of a young and rising football star.
Are you the kind of person that likes to perform endless keep-ups with the ball because it gives you an inflated sense of achievement? Well, there’s an app for that! Football Fever lets you play keep-ups to your personal contentment and proves that the game’s simplicity doesn’t necessarily make it simple.
The end of the world as we know it meets the lowly game of football (or soccer, as I never like to call it): surely there’s no idea here, right? Wrong. Enter a world (or at least 15 meters of football pitch) where zombies are advancing from the stands and the only thing stopping them is you and a variety of increasingly-lethal footballs. Imagine ‘The Walking Dead’ directed by oh, I don’t know, a famous footballer and/or football manager, and you still probably can’t comprehend it. Guess you’ll just have to play it and see!