Black Friday Deals on Apps for Kids, Games, and More

Tis the season for discounts and savings, and we have rounded up some of the best Black Friday deals for you. Scroll down and take a look at what's in store for you and your kids. Enjoy, and don't forget to share. Happy shopping!

Educational Apps

Patterns with Ibbleobble: An exciting preschool shape matching game that helps children learn pattern sequences. Through a rigorous yet fun series of exercises, kids ages 4+ can practice recognizing and matching patterns.

Price: $1.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

I Read - Reading Exercises: An app designed to help kids practice their reading skills. It includes over 3000 sentences and words as well as over 100 pictures to go along with them.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

LogicCity for Schools: A logic puzzle game for ages 9-99 that aims to build problem solving, computational and mathematical thinking skills. It's simple in concept, easy to learn, and gradually gets really challenging!

Price: $3.99 to $1.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Pippi Longstocking's Memo: A memory game for all ages, featuring the lovable Pippi Longstocking and her friends. Contains six game modes, and includes the options to play alone, with a friend, or against a computer opponent.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Sago Mini Toolbox: A role-playing app for preschool-aged kids, featuring lovable animal friends and colorful tools. Great for empowering budding builders.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Dino Tales Jr: An interactive app designed to help young minds develop their creativity and problem solving skills. It’s packed with lots of engaging activities, such as jigsaw puzzles, storytelling, and music maker.

Price $1.99 to free
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Big City Vehicles: A bustling app where kids can explore the city and its many vehicles. Includes mini games that teach them what each vehicle does. Suitable for ages 1-4.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Star Walk 2: A next-generation tool for not only learning the exact position of stars, planets, constellations, comets, ISS, satellites, star clusters, nebulae and meteor showers in the night sky but also for investigating its’ depth like watching constellations, nebulae and satellites from aside.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Yum-Yum Letters: An app designed to give kids a gentle introduction to handwriting. It features an easy-to-use interface and is filled with positive encouragement, so kids will view tracing as a game.

Price: $3.99 to free
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Tiny Pirates: An interactive playset that lets kids run their own pirate ship. Along the way, they learn what roles and jobs are required to maintain a crew. Great for ages 3 and up.

Price: $3.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Nancy Drew: Codes & Clues: A hidden object game that introduces kids to computer programming with fun coding challenges. Excellent for ages 6-8.

Price: $3.99 to $1.99
Link: Download on the App Store

DNA Play: Shows kids how genes work by letting them create silly monsters. Kids can tweak the gene order to give their monster certain physical traits. Delightfully interactive. Great for ages 4 and up.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Piiig Forest Explorer: A fun experience where kids can explore a magical forest and learn surprising animal. They can also learn how animal behaviors change as the forest transforms from day to night. For ages 3-6.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Piiig Labs: Science Experiments for Kids: A digital playground for kids to explore science concepts in an old fashioned way, by putting together mini projects and learning through interaction and sometimes trial and error. Suitable for ages 3-7.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store* | Our Review

*iPad only

Metamorphabet: A playful, interactive alphabet for all ages. Poke, prod, drag, and spin each of the 26 letters of the alphabet to reveal surprising and luminous transformations.

Price: $3.99 to $1.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Gadgetarium: An interactive museum that features 23 influential gadgets in mankind history. Comes with 54 hand-drawn pages and a feature to make your own invention. Suitable for ages 3-13.

Price: $1.99 to free
Link: Download on the App Store* | Our Review

*iPad only

Artie's Magic Pencil: A cute app that teaches kids the fundamentals of drawing with an interactive adventure story. Downloadable drawing worksheets allow them to extend their creative time away from the screen. Ideal for preschool-aged kids.

Price: $2.99 to free
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Highlights Monster Day: A role-playing app to help preschoolers develop compassion, kindness, and independence. Engaging but not addictive. Suitable for ages 2 and up.

Price: $2.99 to free
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Playroom: 10 educational games for kids & toddlers: A collection of mini games suitable for kids about to enter preschool. Colorful, fun, and playful.

Price: $2.99 to free
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Book Apps

Mulle Meck Builds a Car: An interactive book-app featuring the resourceful inventor Mulle Meck as he attempts to build a car from scratch. Suitable for ages 5 and under.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Blue Hat, Green Hat - Boynton: Sandra Boynton’s famous and funny book comes alive with sound and ingenious interactivity. This wonderfully clever digital book app will surprise kids and grownups alike.

Price: $3.99 to $1.99
Link: Download on the App Store

Adventures of Puppup: Lost at the Zoo: An interactive children's story filled with charming characters and surprising animation. For ages 5 and under.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store for iPad | iPhone

Dino Store: A silly, interactive tale about what a family who unknowingly picked up a dozen of dinosaur eggs at the store. Perfect for ages 5 and under.

Price: $0.99 to free
Link:Download on the App Store | Our Review

Games for All Ages

Nampa Holiday: With holiday-themed activities and colorful animations, Nampa Holiday will put kids ages 2+ in a happy mood. The app is easy to use and a lot of fun to play, plus it has great music and disco dancing.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Nampa Forest: A charming collection of games where kids play with funny animals. They’ll play in a field of daisies, pop balloons with bees, dive into a pond, and more. The games are appropriate for preschool, but will charm grown-ups as well.

Price: $0.99 to free
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Wee Rockets: Let your kids build their own rockets with superb retina graphics, launch them into space and race through the asteroid field to rescue all the aliens. Ideal for 2-6 year olds.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store

Wee Trains: An interactive app in which kids can design and build their own trains and travel to fun, game-filled worlds. With over 100 engines and carriages to choose from, your kids will be entertained for hours as they play the conductor in Wee Trains.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

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Wee Subs: An interactive app in which kids assemble their own submarines and dive them deep into an underwater world. Their mission is to collect all the fish and treasure, taking care to avoid the explosive mines and nuclear waste. Ideal for 2-6 year olds.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Wee Puzzles: Offers a collection of puzzles designed for young children. There are 50 puzzles in all, with a variety of themes. Whether your child is into pirates, dinosaurs, rockets, dinosaurs, gardening, or farm animals, they’re bound to find something they like.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Pettson's Memo: A fun memory game featuring six unique game modes and three difficulty levels. You can play by yourself, with a friend, or against Pettson himself. Fun for all ages.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store

Mulle Meck's cars: A game for curious designers, creators, and experimenters! At Mulle Meck’s garage, you’ll find all the parts, paint, and tools you’d ever want. Create the most eye-popping cars and then take them for a spin on the road.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Labo Leaves: A creative app where kids craft objects out of leaves. Excellent for ages 2 and up.

Price: $1.99 to free
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Labo Shape: A fun app where kids create objects out of colorful shapes. Great for ages 2 and up.

Price: $1.99 to free
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Memoria: A game centered on matching cards with pictures of animals, designed to help kids to develop memory and with visual judgment. For ages 6-8.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store

Fuzzy House: an imaginative doll house app that brings together digital and physical play. It is a playground where kids can be kids! For ages 4 and up.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Alto's Adventure: A relaxing, endless running game where you journey across beautiful alpine hills. Along the way you'll rescue runaway llamas, grind rooftops, leap over terrifying chasms and outwit the mountain elders – all while braving the ever changing elements and passage of time upon the mountain.

Price: $3.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store

Ticket to Ride: The official adaptation of Days of Wonder's best-selling train board game. Includes Alan R. Moon's official Ticket to Ride USA map with original artwork in full high resolution plus 6 additional maps and 2 mini-expansions.

Price: $6.99 to $2.99
Link: Download on the App Store

Lara Croft GO: A turn based puzzle-adventure set in a long-forgotten world. Explore the ruins of an ancient civilization, discover well-kept secrets and face deadly challenges as you uncover the myth of the Queen of Venom. For ages 9 and up.

Price: $4.99 to $1.99
Link: Download on the App Store

Leo's Fortune: A platform adventure game where you hunt down the cunning and mysterious thief that stole your gold. Beautifully hand-crafted levels bring the story of Leo to life in this epic adventure.

Price: $4.99 to $1.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

KING OF KARTS - Single- & Multiplayer Battles: A fun racing game for all ages. Race against AI or human opponents in the same wireless network, on unique tracks packed with power-ups and other fun boosters. No ads and no in-app purchases.

Price: $3.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Thomas Was Alone: Meet Thomas, a curious rectangle, and help him unravel the mysteries of his existence in a wonderfully strange world. Experience 100 levels of award-winning platform gameplay and take part in an emotional story narrated by Danny Wallace.

Price: $4.99 to $1.99
Link: Download on the App Store

Lifeline: Crisis Line: A text-based adventure game in which you dive headfirst into a dangerous investigation as you help the homicide detective Alex untangle the bizarre circumstances of a recent murder. Ages 9 and up.

Price: $2.99 to $1.99
Link: Download on the App Store

BADLAND: An award-winning atmospheric side-scrolling action adventure platformer set in a gorgeous forest filled with imaginative traps and other obstacles. Dark and a little violent, it's best for older kids and grown-ups.

Price: $2.99 to $0.99
Link: Download on the App Store | Our Review

Her Story: A fresh take on the police procedural from Sam Barlow, creator of Silent Hill: Shattered Memories and Aisle. Playing like an interactive true crime documentary, the game lets you go hands on with a police database full of live action video footage. Highly recommended if you love interactive fiction.

Price: $4.99 to $2.99
Link: Download on the App Store