Chuzzle App Poster Image


Charming take on match-3 from makers of Bejeweled.

What parents need to know

Ease of play

Moving the Chuzzles around on the screen is intuitive, and the game happily offers hints to players who are stuck.

Violence & scariness

Popping Chuzzles sends their fur and eyes flying, but there's nothing gory.

Sexy stuff
Not applicable
Not applicable

A "more games" link takes users to a page with other apps from the developer.

Drinking, drugs, & smoking
Not applicable

Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that Chuzzle is a puzzle game from the company behind Bejewled and Bookworm. By sliding the on-screen Chuzzles -- cute furballs with googly eyes -- around on screen, users try to match three or more to cause them to pop. On-screen combinations earn players bonus points. It's a very intuitive game, and the colors are light and cheery. Plus, the happy faces of the Chuzzles are somehow more engaging than the jewels or other non-animated objects used in many matching games. There are four game types, each a variation on the same general theme.

Parents say

Not yet rated
Review this title!

Is it any good?


The team at PopCap Games knows how to make ultra-addictive, truly fun games -- and CHUZZLE is no exception. What's ironic about that is the similarities between this and the company's better-known Bejeweled are numerous (both are, at their heart, match-3 games), but ultimately Chuzzle feels unique. It's charming, engaging, and very well designed. The game slowly ramps up the difficulty, but at such a methodical pace that it never seems to get too hard. It's a bit expensive at $2.99 (but still worthwhile); keep an eye out for a bargain, as the game is sometimes discounted.

App details

Devices:iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
Release date:December 8, 2009
Category:Puzzle Games
Minimum software requirements:iOS 2.2.1 or later

This review of Chuzzle was written by

Common Sense Media's unbiased ratings are conducted by expert reviewers and aren't influenced by the product's creators or by any of our funders, affiliates, or partners.

About these links

Common Sense Media, a nonprofit organization, earns a small affiliate fee from Amazon or iTunes when you use our links to make a purchase. Thank you for your support.

Read more

Great handpicked alternatives

  • Plants vs. Zombies App Poster Image
    Great strategy game with comic but slightly scary violence.
  • Bejeweled 2 App Poster Image
    Nicely revamped puzzle game is a gem for parents and kids.
  • Bookworm App Poster Image
    Clever tapping game helps spelling and vocabulary.

What parents and kids say

See all user reviews

Share your thoughts with other parents and kids Write a user review

A safe community is important to us. Please observe our guidelines

Teen, 14 years old Written bypinktea4 March 12, 2012

ADORABLE chuzzles!

This is a game where you have to get three (3) or more chuzzles in a row and they will explode and you get points. It's a cute game and the chuzzles are ADORABLE!!!
What other families should know
Educational value
Teen, 14 years old Written bydr duck November 27, 2010

Fun mach three has charm, and fun puzzle

An excellent family friendly app.