App Reviews

Marvel Avengers Academy App Poster Image
age 10+
Young heroes get schooled in wait-or-pay base-builder.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Disney Infinity: Toy Box 3.0 App Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
New characters, endless adventure; demands space and money.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Cooking Fever App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Unoriginal but fun cooking and strategy game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Adventure Time Game Wizard - Draw Your Own Adventure Time Games App Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Fun mix of platform creation and arcade play.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Time Tangle - Adventure Time App Poster Image
age 10+
Quirky endless runner features fun, varied quests.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Monsters Ate My Birthday Cake App Poster Image
age 10+
Charming puzzle/adventure game targets preteens.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
A Dark Room App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Terrifically imaginative game uses text, not graphics.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
LEGO The Lord of the Rings App Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Darker rendition of the fantasy classic a little stale.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
Badland App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
LEARNING
Gorgeous adventure app with simple interface; some violence.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
Tentacles: Enter the Dolphin App Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Surprisingly fun game despite strange, gross premise.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
Jelly Defense App Poster Image
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age 10+
Tower defense app is cute, fun -- but a combat game at core.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
Amazon: Hidden Expedition App Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Search-and-find app with very challenging mini-games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Scarlett and the Spark of Life: Scarlett Adventures, Episode 1 App Poster Image
age 10+
Smart, funny story about a princess who rescues herself.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
iBlast Moki App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Use bombs to move cute creatures through a maze.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
:Shift: App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Unique, challenging puzzle with peril and a splash of blood.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
Plants vs. Zombies App Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Great strategy game with comic but slightly scary violence.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
Spore Creatures App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Create crazy creatures and watch them evolve.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
Clueless App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Fluffy game lacks movie's depths but is harmless fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)