Parents' Guide to

Matching With Friends

By Chris Morris, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Tile matching goes social, Zynga style, in catchy app.

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What you will—and won't—find in this app.

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age 18+

Based on 1 parent review

age 18+


My husband doesn't know I know this game on tv

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Is It Any Good?

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Parents say: (1):
Kids say: Not yet rated

Matching With Friends is certainly a time-suck of a game, but it doesn't have the obsessive qualities of other Games With Friends titles (like Words With Friends and Scramble With Friends). Perhaps that's because the match-three gameplay is so familiar in apps, or because of the relatively straightforward nature of the game; it doesn't feel like it has a "twist" we've come to expect from Zynga.

That's not to say it's bad, by any means. Playing with friends (or making new ones via the matching system) is as fun as ever -- and there's still a thrill that comes with a big score. But if you're on the fence, it's probably best to try the free version first before committing real money to the game.

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