App Reviews

csm_app
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Well-done Minecraft-like game, with action twist.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2015)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Fun mix of platform creation and arcade play.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
age 7+
 
LEARNING
Console-quality fun: awesome! In-app buys, not so much.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Adorable minions run endlessly in derivative game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Well-done (but not perfect) port of console hit.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Good looking but rather hollow adventure game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
csm_app
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Angry Birds clone adds tricky 3-D twist; some violence.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Running agency fun at first, but it's easy to lose interest.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
csm_app
age 13+
 
LEARNING
Seemingly cute kids app has cartoonish but violent premise.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
csm_app
age 17+
 
LEARNING
Free game portal offers dozens of titles, many of them iffy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
age 6+
 
LEARNING
Platformer is silly and fun, despite loose controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Search-and-find app with very challenging mini-games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Stick-figure action game that's a fun and easy time-killer.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Fun, boisterous puzzle game in vein of Angry Birds.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)