App Reviews

age 10+
 
Blatant Frozen rip-off is inappropriate for small kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 10+
 
Fine simulation aggressively pushes players to buy more.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 10+
 
Fun, addictive, but potentially costly building sim.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 10+
 
OK -- but not fabulous -- fashion time-management sim.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
age 10+
 
Sim raises funds for Ugandans, but as a game is only so-so.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 10+
 
Farm sim has sneaky advertising and ways to make you spend.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Robust building sim doesn't get bogged down in details.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2011)
age 10+
 
Line-drawing game based on National Geographic TV show.
Devices: iPad
(2010)
csm_app
age 10+
 
Friends (and cash) can help you build sim village's economy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
csm_app
age 10+
 
Young kids will like sim, but beware of push to buy extras.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
csm_app
age 10+
 
Lackluster zoo sim entices you to spend real money.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
csm_app
age 10+
 
Updated classic urban-building sim shines as an app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
csm_app
age 10+
 
Ambitious app lets you run a virtual planet as its deity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
csm_app
age 10+
 
Sim aviary requires either patience or real money.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Better than similar fashion games found on consoles.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
csm_app
age 10+
 
City building at its complicated best; worth the effort.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
age 10+
 
Classic time-waster is OK for kids with adult supervision.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)