/ Mark Frauenfelder / 9 am Fri, Jun 6 2014
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  • Apps for Kids 056: Forbidden Island

    Apps for Kids 056: Forbidden Island

    Forbidden Island is a board game (and iOS game) where you and the other players work together to collect treasure from a rapidly sinking island.

    Apps for Kids is Boing Boing's podcast about cool apps and games for kids and parents. My co-host is my 11-year-old daughter, Jane. In this episode, we talked about Forbidden Island, a game where you and the other players work together to collect treasure from a rapidly sinking island. The board game is $14 and the iOS version is $5.

    We are taking listener comments and questions. Email us, or send an MP3 attachment of your question or comment and we will run it on the show!

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    1. The family that dies together stays together smile

      My daughter learned more about losing gracefully from this game than any of the more traditional player vs player games.

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