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Blox 3D City Creator App Poster Image
age 7+
Blocky builder is solid but has tricky controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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Operate Now: Hospital App Poster Image
age 10+
Prescription for fun in this hospital-management sim.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Train Kit App Poster Image
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age 5+
Virtual trains take a spin through a 3D world you design.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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SimCity BuildIt App Poster Image
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age 11+
Decent city builder marred by "freemium" model.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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High School Story App Poster Image
age 14+
Jocks, nerds, and you star in this positive teen drama sim.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
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RollerCoaster Tycoon 4 Mobile App Poster Image
age 6+
Theme-park reboot looks nice, lacks the usual fun details.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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FarmVille 2: Country Escape App Poster Image
age 13+
Fun farm sim remix requires patience; watch in-app buys.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
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Hay Day App Poster Image
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age 13+
Farming sim has lots of features but slow progression.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
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Pou App Poster Image
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Pou
age 6+
Virtual pet app engages kids as they care for cute alien.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
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Hello Kitty Cafe! App Poster Image
age 9+
Speedy cafe sim may be too much work for Hello Kitty fans.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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Bistro Cook App Poster Image
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age 9+
Kitchen time-management sim an engaging time-killer.
Devices: Android
(2011)
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Tiny Tower App Poster Image
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age 8+
Adorable sim playable without in-app buys -- with patience.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
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DragonVale App Poster Image
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age 9+
Entertaining sim experience requires patience -- or cash.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
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Virtual City App Poster Image
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age 10+
Robust building sim doesn't get bogged down in details.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2011)
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Game Dev Story App Poster Image
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age 9+
Hidden instructions hamper fun in video-game company sim.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)
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Pocket Frogs App Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun, pretty frog sim could tempt kids to spend real money.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)
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Surviving High School App Poster Image
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age 12+
Tweens experience high school in an age-appropriate way.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)
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