App Reviews

Clash Royale App Poster Image
csm_app
age 14+
Fantasy action-strategy game wants all your time and money.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Mobile Strike App Poster Image
csm_app
age 14+
Another base-builder with familiar pay-or-wait formula.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes App Poster Image
age 9+
Accessible strategy role-play with addictively fun combat.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Star Wars - Heroes Path App Poster Image
age 7+
LEARNING
Turn-based strategy game teases brain; could drain wallet.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
DomiNations App Poster Image
csm_app
age 14+
History-based strategy game with open chat and cash grabs.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
PIXELS Defense App Poster Image
csm_app
age 12+
Poorly designed promotional game with frustrating controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Cooking Fever App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Unoriginal but fun cooking and strategy game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Game of War – Fire Age App Poster Image
age 14+
Well-marketed strategic action mostly a waiting game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Iron Ball Ride App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
Swiping instead of tilting = easier for kids to roll.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Plunder Pirates App Poster Image
csm_app
age 13+
Familiar but fun strategy game makes you hurry up and wait.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
Star Wars: Commander - Worlds in Conflict App Poster Image
age 13+
Fun but familiar action/strategy game with in-game chat.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
FTL: Faster Than Light App Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Space-themed strategy game is difficult but rewarding.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
Clash of Clans App Poster Image
csm_app
age 13+
LEARNING
Multiplayer mode enlivens freemium combat strategy game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
LEGO Star Wars The Yoda Chronicles App Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
The force is weak with this one.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
XCOM: Enemy Unknown App Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Terrific port of the console/PC hit, but still not for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
Plants vs. Zombies 2 App Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Clever update to popular app, but now with in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
rymdkapsel App Poster Image
csm_app
age 9+
LEARNING
Terrific strategy game does a lot with very little.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
POX: Save the People App Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Contagiously engaging strategy app with public health theme.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
Sid Meier's Ace Patrol App Poster Image
age 17+
LEARNING
Great strategy game from master of the genre; war theme.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
Pipe Trouble App Poster Image
csm_app
age 14+
LEARNING
Adaptation of classic arcade game gets overly political.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)

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