App Reviews

Snoopy Puzzle Journey App Poster Image
age 6+
Matching game gives plenty of help and few tough puzzles.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2020)
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Little Red Coding Club App Poster Image
age 6+
Super simple story-based coding puzzles bogged down by AR.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Rivet: Better Reading Practice App Poster Image
age 6+
Free digital library offers a lot, but not all the best.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Tag with Ryan App Poster Image
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age 6+
Over-simplified endless runner trips over its commercialism.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Miraculous Ladybug & Cat Noir App Poster Image
age 6+
Endless runner ruined by very heavy emphasis on ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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Transformers Rescue Bots: Disaster Dash - Hero Run App Poster Image
age 6+
Amusing but simple endless runner has limited appeal.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Sailor Moon Drops App Poster Image
age 6+
Cute, simple match-3 puzzler appeals to all ages.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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PBS KIDS ScratchJr App Poster Image
age 6+
Create with coding blocks and a mash-up of characters.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
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Big Hero 6: Baymax Blast App Poster Image
age 6+
Good, but not great, tie-in with the film.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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Camp Pokémon App Poster Image
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age 6+
Simple games, cool graphics ease kids into Pokémon fandom.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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Olaf's Adventures App Poster Image
age 6+
Silly yet frustrating fun with chilly Frozen favorite.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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How To Train Your Dragon 2 (Official Storybook App) App Poster Image
age 6+
Complex plot is tricky for a picture book; games are fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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Garfield - Living Large! App Poster Image
age 6+
Appeasing grumpy cat is fun, but expect in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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Jack and the Beanstalk by Nosy Crow App Poster Image
age 6+
Kids take active role in impressive interactive adventure.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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Ski Safari App Poster Image
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age 6+
Fast pace and cute characters combine for addicting fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2013)
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LEGO Super Hero Movie Maker App Poster Image
age 6+
Good tool for making stop-motion movies; LEGOs not required.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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SpongeBob Frozen Face Off App Poster Image
age 6+
Interactive story based on the popular cartoon, with gaming.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
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Megamind - Storybook App App Poster Image
age 6+
Nice-looking book app plays soundbites from the film.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
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