List/Grid Tag Archives: visual discrimination

ovecolor

OverColor

Review Excerpt: This visual brainteaser asks you to copy a model, using a set of geometric overlays. The puzzles start easy and get harder; or you can easily jump to a harder level ...
veggietales

Watch and Find – VeggieTales Games and Video Clips

Review Excerpt: This object recognition activity mixes video clips with a hunt and find game that is cleverly layered over the moving video. The video in this case comes from VeggieTales ...
hideseek

Abricot Games – Hide & Seek

Review Excerpt: This hidden object app fills every pixel of your screen with detailed art, along with a simple challenge — to find one of four characters shown on the bottom of ...
highlights

Highlights Hidden Pictures Puzzles

Review Excerpt: These days there are hundreds of apps that ask you to find the hidden object on a touch screen. But for most people older than 20, the original “Hidden Picture” ...
findletters

Find the Letters HD

Review Excerpt: Designed to provide practice discriminating between commonly reversed letters, this is a large set of leveled hidden picture puzzles. The picture is hidden behind a ...
littlethings

Little Things Forever

Review Excerpt: This second edition of Little Things (called Little Things Forever) contains 10 fresh mosaic puzzles based on  thousands of “little things” –clothing ...
vehicle

My First App Vehicles

Review Excerpt: This puzzle app contains eight vehicles that can be mixed, matched and turned into either a set of jigsaw puzzles or a pinball game. The illustrations come to life when ...
ispot

iSpotPro Themed Edition

Review Excerpt: Two pictures are shown, side-by-side. Can you spot the subtle differences? This tried-and-true format is applied repeatedly in this app, with 75 leveled puzzles based ...
Picture 2

Roxie’s Doors

Review excerpt: This I SPY-like ebook starts each page with a rhyming poem, and then lets you tap around nine pages of hidden objects. There are 50 items, some hidden rather cleverly ...
Picture 8

Roxie’s a-MAZE-ing Vacation Adventure

Review excerpt: This maze game (search “A-Maze-ing” in the app store) lets you navigate through 16 detailed, hand-drawn scenes by dragging vehicles through a map. As you ...
Picture 1

Peekaboo: Find Hidden Fun UFO Characters

Review excerpt: Peekabook: Find Hidden Fun UFO Characters consists of 10 scenes (Deep Forest, Blue Lake, Country Road and so on). Each scene has aliens tucked behind trees, rocks or ...
letters

Learn My Letters

Review excerpt: This didactic set of multiple-choice problems presents four letters or pictures, and verbally prompts children to “touch the picture that starts with the letter ...
peekaboo

Charley Harper’s Peekaboo Forest

Review excerpt: This is a collection of interactive pictures done by Charley Harper, a mid-century modern illustrator, designed to let your child explore the forest and discover animals ...
Picture 1

Nancy Drew: The Model Mysteries

Review excerpt: This is a collection of 17 puzzles of six varieties. The most noteworthy and familiar are the I SPY-like, hidden object games, which have you searching the screen until ...
Picture 13

Where’s Waldo HD in Hollywood (Waldo 2 HD)

Review excerpt: Waldo, star of the 1987-vintage books by Martin Handford, comes to your clear iPad screen in this sequel to Where’s Waldo? The Fantastic Journey App (versions ...
Picture 3

Pictureka! for iPad

Review excerpt: Inspired by the board game of the same name, Pictureka is a hidden picture game where you race the clock to see how many objects you can find in 60 seconds. You race ...
littlethings

Little Things

Review excerpt: Well designed but very challenging, this picture searching program follows a tried-and-true formula that translates well to the iPad’s clear touch screen. While ...
Picture 9

Heathcliff! Frantic Foto

Review excerpt: Based on the classic game “Spot the Difference” and featuring Heathcliff, your goal is to find and identify the differences between two almost identical ...
Picture 4

I SPY Spooky Mansion (Wii)

Review excerpt: While this isn’t the first 3D I Spy title (see I Spy Universe) this is the first time the 3D graphics have been combined under one theme, along with a better clue ...
bingo

Road Trip Bingo

Review excerpt: Road Trip Bingo turns your iPhone or iPad into a bingo board. Instead of numerals, the 5 x 5 grid contains a random assortment of items you might see passing by your ...
pickintime

Pickin’ Time

Review Excerpt: How many times can you touch a target in 60 seconds? That’s the challenge of this fast-paced matching game for one to four players, that runs on the iPad, iPhone ...
color

Color Collector

Review Excerpt: Part of zinc Roe’s Tickle Tap App series, this $1.99 App turns your camera-equipped iPhone into a color sampler. After a brief introduction, children see a viewfinder ...
highlights

Highlights Hidden Pictures (iPhone)

Review Excerpt: Here’s a solid addition to your children’s App collection on your iPhone or iPod Touch. Created for Highlights, Inc. by Mobad Games (www.mobadgames.com) ...
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