My children took to the app right away, so quickly that it took me some time to realize its subversive qualities in the world of children’s media. First, your avatar choices include a giant yellow monster wearing a flower wreath, a little boy in a red t-shirt, and a creature whose head looks like a pink house. No aprons, no nannies, no licensed characters. Second, you can play forever, moving from room to room, task to task, rewarded only by a little trumpet fanfare. Third, that’s it: a house. If elegance is refusal, Toca Boca was my first encounter with elegance for children in the App Store.
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