App Reviews

csm_app
age 16+
 
Zombie-fueled workout fun, violent; adjust privacy settings.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
csm_app
age 6+
 
Nurture a digital creature without the in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 10+
 
Blatant Frozen rip-off is inappropriate for small kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
csm_app
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Decent city builder marred by "freemium" model.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
csm_app
age 11+
 
Silly, outrageous sim with some cartoonish violence.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 14+
 
LEARNING
Jocks, nerds, and you star in this positive teen drama sim.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 6+
 
LEARNING
Theme-park reboot looks nice, lacks the usual fun details.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 13+
 
LEARNING
Fun farm sim remix requires patience; watch in-app buys.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Fantastic health app empowers kids to reach goals.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 15+
 
Not much to do in shallow sim; lots of temptation to spend.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
csm_app
age 13+
 
LEARNING
Farming sim has lots of features but slow progression.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Fun history strategy game has improved graphics.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Build your own Bikini Bottom, but beware in-app buys.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Appealing tool guides meditation and promotes compassion.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
csm_app
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Running game gets kids moving but may be risky for device.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 4+
 
LEARNING
Get kids moving and relaxing with warm video intro to yoga.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Unpredictable, brands-driven timer guides kids' brushing.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 16+
 
LEARNING
Gory, maddening surgery sim for would-be surgeons.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Addictive app tied to popular film = monster game.
Devices: Android
(2014)
csm_app
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Easier but less interesting than most flight-simulator apps.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2013)

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