Tap - Chat Stories & Funny Texts by Wattpad

App review by Amanda Bindel, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Fiction in text message form with mature content.

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 18+

This title has:

Too much sex
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age 18+

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Easy to play/use

App Details

  • Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
  • Subjects: Language & Reading: storytelling, writing
  • Skills: Creativity: imagination, making new creations, producing new content, Self-Direction: initiative, Tech Skills: digital creation
  • Pricing structure: Free to try (subscriptions range from $2.99 to $39.99)
  • Release date: March 10, 2017
  • Category: Books
  • Publisher: Wattpad Corp
  • Version: 1.7
  • Minimum software requirements: iOS 9.0 or later; Android 4.4 and up
  • Last updated: March 16, 2017

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