App Reviews

Peg and Pog App Poster Image
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age 3+
Imaginative play introduces vocab to language learners.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2020)
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Keiki Preschool Learning Games App Poster Image
age 3+
High-priced games, heavy on shortcomings, light on learning.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Space Cycler App Poster Image
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age 10+
Simple shooter has frustrating controls, no help.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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The Explorers App Poster Image
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age 10+
Gorgeous crowdsourced glimpses into nature and culture.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Smart Tales: Books and Games App Poster Image
age 3+
Solid preschool activity set aims high, feels familiar.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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If Found… App Poster Image
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age 15+
Compelling, stunning tale handles identity stories well.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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I Want To Go To Mars App Poster Image
age 4+
Out-of-this-world adventure soars with an engaging story.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Terraforming Mars App Poster Image
age 13+
Space-based board game is rich, complex, and glitchy.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Evolution Board Game App Poster Image
age 10+
Strategic look at evolution is fun but has some limits.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Animal Math Games for Kids App Poster Image
age 5+
Fun Common Core practice; needs more learning support.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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May the Forces Be With You App Poster Image
age 6+
Physics mini-games fall short of educational connections.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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Missile Command: Recharged App Poster Image
age 8+
Defend the skies in modern remake of the arcade classic.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Lego Legacy: Heroes Unboxed App Poster Image
age 8+
Strategic adventure grind wrapped in Lego slapstick fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Spirit Riding Free Trick Challenge App Poster Image
age 6+
Horse-riding TV tie-in is a decent one-trick pony.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Train Kit Space App Poster Image
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age 5+
Design 3D landscapes for locomotives on other planets.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Battle Breakers App Poster Image
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age 13+
Confusing fantasy mess takes control from players' hands.
Devices: iPhone, Android
(2019)
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Disney+ App Poster Image
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age 8+
Unmatched media collection; falls short on parent controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Math 8: Talk math with Leon! App Poster Image
age 7+
Fancy tech immerses kids in bulky space-themed drills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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StoryToys Jungle Book App Poster Image
age 5+
Classic story retold with games; beware in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2019)
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Men in Black: Global Invasion App Poster Image
age 10+
Promising idea, but AR and slow pace are way too iffy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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