App Reviews

Through the Darkest of Times App Poster Image
age 12+
Enthralling, slightly flawed strategy game makes you think.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, Android
(2020)
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Risk: Global Domination App Poster Image
age 12+
Classic gets new fun twists that are locked behind paywalls.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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My Child Lebensborn App Poster Image
age 12+
Moving, immersive role-play about post-WWII discrimination.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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East of the Rockies App Poster Image
age 11+
Moving, engaging look at WWII Japanese Canadian internment.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Dictator: Rule the World App Poster Image
age 12+
Ads, offers stage a brutal coup on bad strategy game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Google Arts & Culture App Poster Image
age 12+
Fun selfie feature and treasure trove of information.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Sid Meier's Civilization VI App Poster Image
age 11+
Steep price, but adaptation of PC classic is incredible.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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Knight Saves Queen App Poster Image
age 12+
Clever, chess-based puzzler is a fun mental challenge.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Gladiator Heroes App Poster Image
age 12+
Faux free-to-play app emphasizes pay-to-win for success.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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50 States - Best Educational Game App Poster Image
age 11+
Decent geography game roadblocked by ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Brainfeed - Educational Videos for Kids App Poster Image
age 11+
Curated learning videos still best after parental preview.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Disney Enchanted Tales App Poster Image
age 11+
Pretty worlds for Disney faves, but kids must wait or spend.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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Reigns App Poster Image
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age 12+
Simple but funny text-based strategy has implied violence.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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Slavery at Monticello: Life and Work at Mulberry Row App Poster Image
age 12+
Engrossing images and audio reveal untold stories.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Journeys of Invention: Science and Technology from Past to Present App Poster Image
age 12+
Text-heavy reference tool highlights major discoveries.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Think Like Churchill App Poster Image
age 11+
Go inside history with stunning visuals, critical decisions.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Classic Experiments in Science History FULL App Poster Image
age 12+
Info-packed resource lacks hands-on fun.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
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Civilization Revolution 2 App Poster Image
age 12+
Fun history strategy game has improved graphics.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
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