App review by Erin Brereton, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Spelling, crossword puzzles collide in fun word game.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 38 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 6 reviews

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age 15+

Watch out!

Although I was so excited that my tween was playing an educational game and increasing her vocabulary, turns out that they encourage players to make friends and join chat rooms the more they play. Not knowing exactly how this works, we discovered that our child joined a chatroom called "sex101" and it is very concerning who may be on this site and the context. Watch out, I will delete this app immediately.
age 6+

makes you use your brain

brain sharpening

App Details

  • Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
  • Subjects: Language & Reading: letter or word recognition, reading, spelling, vocabulary, Math: addition, money, subtraction
  • Skills: Thinking & Reasoning: logic, solving puzzles, strategy, thinking critically, Self-Direction: achieving goals
  • Pricing structure: Paid, Free (Free download with optional in-app purchases from $0.99-$19.99. $2.99 removes ads.)
  • Release date: January 17, 2020
  • Category: Word Games
  • Publisher: PeopleFun
  • Version: 1.5.1
  • Minimum software requirements: Requires iOS 9.0 or later and Android 4.1 and up.
  • Last updated: May 29, 2020

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