Parents' Guide to

Heads Up!

By Chris Morris, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 7+

Guessing game is family fun with real-world interaction.

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Community Reviews

age 10+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 11+

4 stars!

We love the app. Its great to use while waiting. We've used the app while waiting at the dentist office! It creates lots of laughs and is a great way to have human interaction with a device.
age 8+

Lots of in-effeciencies in the spp

The game is too much RAM and storage intensive and takes forever to load Everytime one starts it ..... It needs to be redesigned and reprogrammed to avoid unnecessary loading if material at start of game and only load stuff when a game is selected from the cards.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (2):
Kids say (4):

Charades may not sound like a game that would do well in the app age, but leave it to The Ellen DeGeneres Show to find a way to successfully blend the two. HEADS UP! is a terrific marriage of video games and gaming with friends in the real world, offering a wide assortment of options and for-pay add-ons for fans who can't get enough.

Guessing the answers -- and giving hints for them -- is great family fun. Also, being able to watch hint-givers gesticulate wildly adds a layer of silliness that will keeps kids (and parents) entertained for long periods.

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