App Reviews

Draw Something 2 App Poster Image
age 14+
LEARNING
Lots of new cool features; random opponents still a concern.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
Mancala: FS5 App Poster Image
csm_app
age 7+
LEARNING
Gorgeous rendition of classic with multiplayer options.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
Neuroshima Hex App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
LEARNING
Complex, nuanced board game app requires strategy, focus.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
Zentomino App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
LEARNING
Arrange shapes to finish puzzles in challenging but fun app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Ticket to Ride App Poster Image
csm_app
age 13+
LEARNING
Good version of board game pushes online play, maps to buy.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
Chess With Friends App Poster Image
age 14+
LEARNING
Great way to play chess anytime; includes open chat.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Jenga App Poster Image
csm_app
age 6+
LEARNING
Tower-toppling app is nearly as fun as the board game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
Unblock Me App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
LEARNING
Simple sliding, but deceptively difficult puzzle game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)
THE GAME OF LIFE Classic Edition App Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Classic game takes kids on an immersive, 3-D adventure.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
MONOPOLY App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
LEARNING
Faithful adaptation of classic game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2010)
Scrabble App Poster Image
csm_app
age 13+
LEARNING
Fantastic version of board classic with lots of tools.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)