App Reviews

Drawissimo Kids-Learn to Draw App Poster Image
age 8+
Creative on-off screen combo takes practice; ads distract.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Disney LOL App Poster Image
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age 8+
Swipe through, share Disney-related pics and GIFs with ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Winx Bloomix Quest: magical 3D runner App Poster Image
age 8+
Game is solid; beware of purchases, body-image issues.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Strawberry Shortcake Candy Garden App Poster Image
age 8+
Purchases pushed in magical garden not so sweet.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Star Darlings App Poster Image
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age 8+
Music shines in otherwise lackluster interactive book.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
Disney Karaoke: Descendants App Poster Image
age 8+
Evil's never been so fun with sing-and-dance-along tunes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
Star Wars Journeys: Beginnings App Poster Image
age 8+
Interactive retellings with games put kids in the action.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
HBO NOW App Poster Image
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age 8+
Use parent settings to make streaming app OK for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Run Sackboy! Run! App Poster Image
age 8+
Popular PlayStation character stars in fun endless runner.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
IF... The Emotional IQ Game App Poster Image
age 8+
Fantasy game promotes real-life social and emotional skills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
YAKiT Kids App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
Adorable talking photo maker great for laughs, creativity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
Foldify App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
Classic 3-D paper craft transformed; actual paper optional.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
Toca Hair Salon Me App Poster Image
age 8+
Kids play hair stylist for mom, the dog, or even themselves.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
FaceGoo App Poster Image
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age 8+
Face-manipulating app is silly fun but lacks good tutorial.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
PIXEL'D App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
Animate like a pro, but young kids will need adult guidance.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
Adventure Time - Legends of Ooo: Big Hollow Princess App Poster Image
age 8+
Good looking but rather hollow adventure game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
SpinTrip App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
Challenging yet forgiving platformer with positive message.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Emberwind App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
Lousy controls outweigh fun elements of fantasy game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Wreck This App App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
Permission to be destructive can inspire creativity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Spoing App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
Tricky and challenging (but fun) physics-based adventure.
Devices: iPad
(2011)

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