App Reviews

Pokémon GO App Poster Image
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age 13+
Exciting, active game marred by privacy and safety issues.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
King of Thieves App Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun take on dungeon raids with flaws, chat, and purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Apps for Windows
(2016)
Lifeline: Whiteout App Poster Image
age 13+
Most complex, challenging, and deep of series so far.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(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)
Adventures of Poco Eco - Lost Sounds App Poster Image
age 9+
A meditative musical journey through a lush neon wonderland.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Survivalcraft App Poster Image
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age 9+
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Suspenseful building, but iffy content in community mode.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2016)
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)
The Martian: Bring Him Home App Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Immersive real-time story adds to franchise, stands alone.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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)
Fallout Shelter App Poster Image
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age 13+
Strangely charming sim with weapons and implied sex.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Grim Fandango Remastered App Poster Image
age 13+
Classic game about the Land of the Dead goes mobile.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff App Poster Image
age 17+
Free-to-play game mirrors show; riddled with adult humor.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Terraria App Poster Image
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age 11+
LEARNING
Well-done Minecraft-like game, with action twist.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(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)
Five Nights at Freddy's 2 App Poster Image
age 12+
Another terrific but terrifying psychological thriller.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2014)
Five Nights at Freddy's App Poster Image
age 12+
Terrifying psychological thriller is too much for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
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)
Temple Run 2 App Poster Image
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age 9+
LEARNING
Well-done sequel even better than original phenomenon.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
N.O.V.A. 2 - Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance App Poster Image
age 16+
Multiplayer boosts violent sequel, but controls hamper it.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)

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