App Reviews

Don't Starve: Pocket Edition App Poster Image
age 10+
Morbidly fun survival game with fighting, hallucinations.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Halo: Spartan Strike App Poster Image
age 13+
High-quality shooter rewards players for racking up kills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Windows Phone
(2016)
Lifeline: Whiteout App Poster Image
age 13+
Most complex, challenging, and deep of series so far.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Tales Untold App Poster Image
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age 4+
LEARNING
Fun, well-crafted audio stories entertain parents and kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Vainglory App Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun, freemium multiplayer battles with purchases, chat.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Winx Bloomix Quest: magical 3D runner App Poster Image
age 8+
Game is solid; beware of purchases, body-image issues.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Slugterra: Dark Waters App Poster Image
age 8+
Freemium sci-fi shooter is fun but doesn't stand out.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Nancy Drew: Codes & Clues App Poster Image
age 7+
LEARNING
Girl-targeted STEM ambitious but somewhat shallow.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Camping With Grandpa App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Sweet guide leads kids on quick hike through mini-games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
PBS KIDS Games App Poster Image
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age 3+
LEARNING
Free fun with familiar characters and learning games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Weirdwood Manor App Poster Image
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age 8+
LEARNING
Solve puzzles, explore rich visuals in cool storybook.
Devices: iPad
(2016)
Star Wars Rebels: Recon Missions App Poster Image
age 9+
Fun action-adventure with streamlined touch controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Adventures of Poco Eco - Lost Sounds App Poster Image
age 9+
A meditative musical journey through a lush neon wonderland.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Radiation Island App Poster Image
age 12+
Explore, craft, kill, and survive in cool, open-world game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Flipped Out – The Powerpuff Girls Match 3 Puzzle / Fighting Action Game App Poster Image
age 9+
Monster-fighting and puzzle combo fun for fans.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
PAW Patrol Pups Take Flight App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Branded flying arcade game is repetitive, lacks inspiration.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Disney Magic Kingdoms App Poster Image
age 11+
Initially appealing pay-or-wait sim. Your money? Let it go.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Windows Phone
(2016)
Lumino City App Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Stunning visuals and tough puzzles delight and challenge.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Apps for Windows
(2016)
Lipa Theater: Story Maker App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Create and record stories in cute digital puppet theater.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Assassin's Creed Identity App Poster Image
age 18+
Gory RPG entry into the series marred by awful controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)

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