There is a simple way to get high scores and top the leaderboards, indeed, this is the way that many of the leaderboards highest players must have gained their success: buy Gem packs. The game has come in for a fair amount of criticism as players can buy Coin and Gem packs with real money. As the game is free
, these sort of micro-transactions are inevitable so that the developers can make a profit. However, the fact that Gems
allow you to keep playing even after you should have failed the level are crucial to some of the best scores on the temple run
2 leaderboards at the moment. You can see the cost and type of packs that you can buy in Temple Run 2, below:
Coin Doubler - $4.99
Prices correct at the time this unofficial guide was originally published and are subject to change.