Whoowasit? has been nominated in the categories „Bestes Kinderspiel“ (best game for kids) and “Bestes Familienspiel” (best game for families) for the “Deutscher Entwicklerpreis” (German Developers-Award).
Winner of the GIGA Maus 2012 as "Das beste Spiel" (the best game) in the category family
- GIGA-Maus 2012 (the best game/family category)
- Disney FamilyFun Toy of the Year 2011
- Creative Child Magazine Game of the Year 2011
- The National Parenting Center Seal of Approval 2011
- Children's Game of the Year 2008
4/5 – “This is a great app if you have children, I would certainly recommend picking it up. […] The production value is so amazing it may just be worth checking out anyway.”
The “Children’s game of the year 2008” from Ravensburger now available on your iDevice
“Whoowasit?” is the digital adaptation of the “Children’s game of the Year 2008” by the successful author Reiner Knizia. Now the fun tactical adventure full of mystery and magic is finally available on iPhone and iPad!
The king’s castle is in danger! The evil wizard has been seen near the kingdom. Only the king’s magical ring can protect the castle, but it has disappeared. Can you find the thief?
The children of the castle are the last hope. The animals have seen the thief: they want to help to catch him in order to get back the ring, and only the children can talk to them and understand them. A sharp eye and deduction skills are needed to solve this puzzle, as only together can the children track down the thief!
Careful thinking, strong team play and working closely together are necessary for the small detectives to reach their goal. But watch out for the ghost! Can the kingdom be saved on time from the evil magician?
► Digital adaptation of the “Children’s game of the Year 2008”.
► By the successful author Reiner Knizia.
► Interactive tutorial to easily start playing.
► Full Retina support on iPhone and iPad!
► Teamwork, tactics and powerful deduction skills are necessary to find the thief on time!
► Search the castle, speak with the animals, open secret doors and find the magical ring.
► Play with up to 4 players at the same time on the same iDevice. Work together to save the kingdom!
► Chest mode: use your iDevice with the original “Whoowhasit” board game!
► No need to assemble: simply start the application to enter the magic world! And best of all: no need to put away the game once you have finished playing.
Small bug fixes and optimizations
Ratings and Reviews
Hands down the best Cooperative Board Game in the whole App Store. It has been played dozens of times over the last three years and still gets picked on rainy days over newer games. Great fun for kids and adults. Hoping for Ravensburger to make more apps, especially ones like this and older board games like Enchanted Forest.
Great game, well done
I originally bought the board game for my 3 nieces ages 5-12 and they loved it! Then when they saw this we played it several times and it is even better! True to the original, yet more entertaining and no cheating ;). Great job Ravensberger, looking for Enchanted Forest next. LOVE Scotland Yard!
My daughter loved the game so much she was always asking if we could take it with us for days out. This solves the problem. She can now play it anywhere. I do wish the ghost and fairy would be more random. I know off by heart what order they're going to say things now. Other than that it's great.
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- Ravensburger Verlag GmbH
- 392.4 MB
- Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
- Requires iPadOS 11.0 or later.
- iPod touch
- Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
English, Dutch, French, German
- Age Rating
- 4+, Made for Ages 6–8
- © Ravensburger Verlag GmbH
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Up to six family members can use this app with Family Sharing enabled.