For anyone fond of the popular Tamagotchis of the ’90s, our App of the Week will fill you with a bit of nostalgia. Egg Baby is a game that’s centered around taking care of an adorable virtual pet on your device, and depending on how you raise the egg, it hatches into a variety of interesting creatures. The game has already received glowing reviews on the App Store, with an average 4.5 star rating from thousands of players.
As the Egg Mama, your job is to care for a bundle of eggs that are getting ready to hatch. Depending on how you raise each one, the eggs will hatch into one of six different creatures. To prepare you for the task at hand, you’re given a lovely mushroom home, a backyard in which to raise your eggs, and a host of responsibilities (no one said digital parenting was easy!). Your main tasks are to make your eggs happy (eggs love tickles), keep them well fed (cravings are frequent), make sure they’re nice and clean, and allow time for plenty of beauty rest. Just make sure not to leave your eggs unattended for too long, or else….