Minecraft app

Get answers to top parenting questions here. Parents need to know that Minecraft — Pocket Edition is a mobile version of the popular Minecraft app game.

While early versions of the game lacked monsters, danger, and resource restrictions, updated builds have inserted those popular objects. Worthy spin-off of popular PC game encourages creativity. Common Sense is a nonprofit organization. Your purchase helps us remain independent and ad-free. The parents’ guide to what’s in this app. Kids can learn to think creatively and explore new areas as they envision a world they want to see.

Players can build essentially anything in this game, as long as they’re able to mine the appropriate resources. That encourages not only creativity, but experimentation. The game offers no instruction or hints on what the object is. You’re left to your own devices without any sort of instruction about either goals or how to build objects.