Brief vocab quests should hold preteen attention.
Multiplayer game will engage geography buffs.
Clever update to popular app, but now with in-app purchases.
Colorful app offers solid practice; could be more engaging.
Handy math reference gives bite-sized explanations.
Comprehensive, fee-based math program has some rough edges.
Physics-based driving game not original, but fun and free.
Mild violence, in-app purchase push in Temple Run-style app.
Wreck-It Ralph tie-in supplements rather than retells story.
Voice recognition surprisingly good, but not perfect.
Hulk fights in epic-but-not-bloody brawls in well-done game.
Millions of user-generated flashcard sets; some can be iffy.
Classic abandons its roots but one-ups the competition.
Angry Birds clone adds tricky 3-D twist; some violence.
Voice chat makes paper airplane combat game iffy for kids.
Tetris-like word app wins with clever concept, snarky humor.
Terrific homage to the golden age of RPGs.
Useful study tool's online database has some iffy content.
Simulated social network teaches savvy online sharing.
Fatter is better in oddly addicting, simplistic game.
Vocabulary-building word puzzle game shines on iOS.
Mobile access to news, from serious stuff to serious fluff.
Tricky and sometimes violent riddles best for tweens and up.
Oddly addictive music rhythm game a clever surprise.
Popular rhythm game series adds high-energy Glee tracks.