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Minuscule: Valley of the Lost Ants - A Fingerprint Network App

By Amanda Bindel, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Fun bug-themed racing game challenging but not impossible.

App iPhone , iPod Touch , iPad , Android Free to try, Free Education
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age 5+

Based on 1 parent review

age 5+

Minuscule: Valley of the Lost Ants - A Fingerprint Network App Parent Guide

Based on the movie called "Minuscules: Valley of the Lost Ants" and that movie is based on a TV series called "Minuscules". There is a lot of "Circle of Life" violence and scary moments in this app just like the movie and TV series. Not many in-app digital purchases are available. Lessons and positive messages are present. This is fun for kids and adults!

This title has:

Easy to play/use
Too much violence

Is It Any Good?

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

Advancing through the levels is frustrating on MINUSCULE: VALLEY OF THE LOST ANTS - A FINGERPRINT NETWORK APP, but the challenge and hope of winning the race is still fun -- and it is possible. Kids need pretty good dexterity to maneuver quickly to avoid the bugs and obstacles they need to steer clear of while still diving or flying higher to reach the objects they want for power-ups. Kids can replay the levels or move on once they've unlocked the next. The graphics and sound effects are cute, but the "facts" about each bug are simplistic and centered on the game; they lack important, factual detail. For example, kids will read that the ladybug is a "real little pest. Her favorite pastime is bugging the flies and getting them riled up so they will go on a wild chase with her."

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