Minecraft: Pocket edition
Cost: US 6.99
For ages: 6+
Works on: Apple iOS, Android, Kindle
Unless you’ve been living in a cave, you’ve probably heard of this block-building game. Although the concept is simple—you break or place blocks—it allows kids the creative freedom to build their own worlds. From building houses to rollercoasters to zombies, the construction options are boundless.
*Age recommendations are based on Common Sense Media app ratings.