Imaginative cooking game with no rules is just right.
Quick-moving game will engage kids who love words.
Kitchen time-management sim an engaging time-killer.
Realistic-looking bugs blend fun and learning in 18 games.
Fun batting game, but in-app purchases strike out.
Gorgeous rendition of classic with multiplayer options.
Polished sports simulator will be a family favorite.
Fun tool for learning ABCs with sports videos, images.
Challenging physics game; optional community has iffy stuff.
Complex, nuanced board game app requires strategy, focus.
Popular, trusted resource covers mature topics responsibly.
Great -- but spooky -- hidden object game for older players.
Like the real-life game, app can be frustrating or fun.
Search-and-find app with very challenging mini-games.
Good version of board game pushes online play, maps to buy.
Challenging trivia game teaches geography, shares results.
Great way to play chess anytime; includes open chat.
Dress-up app gives girls a flash card alternative.
Golf for dedicated duffers, with optional Facebook game.
Big air and big shots make for big arcade b-ball fun.
Fun slicing arcade game is like Fruit Ninja with a twist.
Logic puzzler great for a wide range of ages, skill levels.
Fun physics building game with a playful theme.
Robust building sim doesn't get bogged down in details.
Workout videos for iPad; most classes are in-app purchases.