A certain game called Swing Star has been flying high in the US iOS free game charts of late. Less so in the UK, though it's still hovering around the top ten.

So what is it? A pretty simple casual flier with a neat swing mechanic, is the easy answer.

It's really nothing special, though. The game looks and plays like the forgettable time waster it is. You can do a lot better.

Check out these four alternatives if you've had your fill of Swing Star. Thank us later.