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Talking Tom features an animated cat that you can pet, poke, feed, and get to repeat the things you say in a silly, distorted voice. While this app can theoretically be used in Child or Adult mode, it's really something younger kids will have the most fun with.
Good animation: The animation and sound effects in this app are great. Tom is kind of a silly looking cat, but that's perfect for this program. He sneezes, yawns, and purrs, and reacts to your petting by doing a little dance, all of which are fun reactions to elicit.
Repetition:There's really no way around it. It's just a lot of fun to speak into the microphone and have Tom repeat your words back to you in his silly voice.
Limited free options: Besides speaking and petting, the only thing you can really do for free in this app is to pour Tom a glass of milk. Four other animations are available, but you have to pay $1.99 to unlock all of them.
Pop-up ads: Not only are there fullscreen pop-up ads, at times, but many of them are animated and may seem to kids to be a part of the game. They're almost sure to hit one of them at some point and be taken out of the app, which is frustrating. There is also always a banner ad across the top of the screen.
If you don't mind paying the $1.99 to unlock the extra animations and remove ads, this app can be a lot of fun for kids to play with. But the truth is that there are probably a lot of better kids' apps out there that offer more options for free and less intrusive advertising.
Tom is your pet cat, that responds to your touch and repeats everything you say with a funny voice.You can pet him, poke him or grab his tail.Record your own videos of Tom, save them to your library, share them on YouTube & Facebook or send them by email.*** HOW TO PLAY ***- Talk to Tom and he will repeat everything you say with a funny voice.- Pet him to make him purr.- Poke his head, belly or feet.- Grab his tail.- Pour a glass of milk for him.- Make Tom scratch the screen.- Make Tom play the cymbals, fart, throw a cake at the screen or try to eat Larry.- Record and share videos on YouTube, Facebook or send them by email or MMS.Enjoy hours of fun and laughter with Tom.
What's new in this version:
NEW VIDEO GALLERY - Watching videos will be a lot more enjoyable now.BUG FIXES - Hooray! We've emptied out the trash can and it's now bug free.