Parents' Guide to

Zynga Poker

By Chris Morris, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Compelling poker app brings fun without risking cash.

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A Lot or a Little?

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

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Based on 4 parent reviews

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Privacy Rating Warning

  • Unclear whether personal information is sold or rented to third parties.
  • Personal information is shared for third-party marketing.
  • Personalised advertising is displayed.
  • Data are collected by third-parties for their own purposes.
  • User's information is used to track and target advertisements on other third-party websites or services.
  • Unclear whether this product creates and uses data profiles for personalised advertisements.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (4 ):
Kids say (1 ):

Poker is a love it or hate it game -- often both, and this app perfectly encapsulates that feeling at the tables. Zynga Poker is a wonderful simulation of the game, in that you'll feel the rush of victory when the cards fall your way, but you'll grumble audibly when they don't. The stakes aren't quite as high, as the game is generous with its in-game cash up front and via its rewards program. So, with a little luck and smart wagering, you probably won't have to buy additional chips. Additionally, the games are friendly ones, with players congratulating each other when they win (or saying nothing) and without bullying or abusive behavior, which is a credit to the developer in a game this popular.

If you or your child has even the hint of an addictive personality, though, this game will engage it. And since gambling addiction is a real issue, that's something to beware of. The game is so well made that it's easy to ignore other responsibilities, even though you're playing with "fake" money. Kids who grow to love this game might try the real thing in a casino when they're old enough to get in and not realize that the stakes there are much different.

App Details

  • Devices: iPhone , iPod Touch , iPad , Android
  • Pricing structure: Free
  • Release date: February 4, 2019
  • Category: Casino Games
  • Publisher: Zynga
  • Version: 21.66
  • Minimum software requirements: Requires iOS 8.0 or later; Requires Android 4.1 and up
  • Last updated: February 20, 2019

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