iPad Family: Best Children's Educational Apps & Family Friendly iPad Apps Reviewed iPad Family on Twitter iPad Family on Facebook iPad Family on Pinterest


Review: Train Conductor

Fast action Aussie game where you need to control the cargo trains into the right stations...avoiding a crash!

View on the App Store: Train Conductor - The Voxel Agents

Features of Train Conductor:

  • You really have to think and act fast in this game, it challenges your quick decision making skills.
  • Multitasking and strategic thinking abilities are enhanced.
  • It is so much fun trying to get the trains into the right station (numbered) within the limited time you have.
  • Watch cause and effect in action!
  • Can you manage the overall job? This game gives you the ability to see the overall picture and try to keep control.
There are 5 different Australian areas (levels) where you need to act as the train conductor.  Your job is to deliver all the trains to the correct track whilst avoiding crashes!

You see 5 train tracks with entry points on both left and right, each is numbered 1 to 5.  This means that trains come from both directions. When you see the red light light up you know that a train is coming from that direction and you have a few seconds to mentally prepare...each train is also numbered and your job is to match up the numbers...fast!

The trains speed up as you progress and you have to move them to the right tracks without them crashing.  You can stop the trains by tapping on them, but you ultimately need to keep them fast moving to win the game.

Each area provides different challenges, like the long gold trains in Sydney and the broken tracks in Melbourne!  

To add more fun and challenge to this entertaining and hands on educational app you have a NIGHT feature.  This gives you the same five areas to manage but you are moving 'ghost' and 'demon' trains.  You must deliver the demon trains to the right track to win, but the ghost trains do not crash...this allows you to practice your decisive and quick action skills without the added stress of crashing...a great add on to the game adding extra value for money!

This iPad App is recommended by: iPad Mum - Google Plus


10 out of 10!

Age Group:


This game is for 6 plus and only for children who like challenge, my youngest boy (7) thinks it is too much pressure, whereas iPad Lad (10) thrives on the fast pace and sense of competition!

All in all a great Aussie game that we highly recommend! Adults who enjoy a challenge will enjoy it too as a quick interlude from parenting! No reading required.

Popular iPad Blogs:

All iPad Blog Articles

Our Family's iPad Blog which includes articles about our life and experiences with iPad. The iPad is the most advanced educational device on the planet. We use iPad for working, playing and educating ourselves and our children...

Children & iPad

iPad is the ultimate tool for a digital native... kids. Give them the best opportunity to learn and express themselves. These iPad Blogs are OUR TAKE on Children & iPad...

iPad & Creativity Blog

Art has proven to be a vital stimulus for ongoing creative thinking and lifelong learning... Creativity is paramount to a successful future. iPad has brought creativity TO LIFE. Read about how iPad has made a difference to being creative...

iPad & Productivity

Making productive use of your iPad takes a little organisation. Get the right apps and learn how to utilise them.

iPad Accessories

iPad has accessories and add-ons that make using it faster and easier... and more incredible!

iPad Education Blog

For educators at school or at home, the iPad is the best educational device ever created... and here's why we think we should use the iPad in Education.

iPad Essentials

There are a few Essential Tips that make using your iPad more productive and enjoyable including making your iPad prettier, using it more effectively, and finding things fast...

iPad Games Blog

Our Family's iPad Games Blog. Sharing all the fun of owning an iPad and the insights we've received from playing games... remember games are educational too!

iPad How-to

iPad How - To: How to do some of the most important things on your iPad. These articles share some of the common how-to questions for iPad including setup for children...

iPad in the Family

Many things changed when iPad entered the family. Even more now that there are 5 iPads in the Family

iPad Setup & First Steps Journal

Getting your iPad Setup is the first step in making the most out of your new device.

iPad Setup for Children

Want to know how to set up that iPad for your child? Essential settings before handing your child an iPad...

Practical Ways to Use Your iPad

These excerpts are from iPadFamily.com.au's live iPad Workshop detailing 101 practical ways to use your iPad

- - - - - -

View the TOP 10 movies in the iTunes Store!

- - - - - -