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Skyscrapers by Tinybop

Build and discover skyscrapers.

Explore the tallest buildings in the world

Skyscrapers by Tinybop

by Tinybop Inc.
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Experience urban thrills
Skyscrapers by Tinybop
Skyscrapers by Tinybop

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What is it about?

Explore the tallest buildings in the world!

Experience urban thrills. With Skyscrapers, you'll explore the tallest buildings in the world!. Discover how urban dwellers build, live, and play. Along the way, you'll see what happens when dinosaurs invade, lightning strikes, or the Earth quakes.

Experience urban thrills
What will you discover?

What will you discover? Look carefully, because there's always something new to discover. Or better yet, get into some trouble by sparking a blackout or clogging a toilet. Better yet, play the hero and save the building from a disaster.​

What goes up must come down. With Skyscrapers by Tinybop, move the people all through the buildings, either on foot or through the elevators. Watch them go.

What goes up must come down

For those who...

  • Kids who want to create their own urban landscape.
  • Enjoy looking at the inner working of the building and even wreaking havoc.

Not for those who...

  • With kids not interested in learning about skyscrapers.
  • Have children who don’t enjoy open-ended, educational games.

App Details

Last updated
January 16, 2021
Release date
July 18, 2016
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App Store Description

Explore the tallest buildings in the world!

Discover how people build, live, and play in skyscrapers. Go up and down, through every floor, and underground. Spark a blackout, fix a pipe, or clog the toilets. Test your building’s engineering when dinosaurs invade, lightning strikes, or the earth quakes. Find out what keeps skyscrapers standing tall and people happy in them all.

Skyscrapers is No. 7 in Tinybop’s Explorer’s Library series. Apps in this series have been downloaded more than 5 million times and have won Best of the App Store, App Store Editors’ Choice, Parents’ Choice, and Children's Technology Review Editor’s Choice awards.

+ Explore skyscrapers from the ground, up to the roof.
+ Design each building’s facade and top with different colors, spires, clock towers, and more.
+ Investigate a building’s structure, from the foundation to the frame.
+ See how soil affects a building’s stability.
+ Test and observe your building’s engineering in lightning storms, earthquakes, and high winds.
+ Move people throughout the building: up and down in elevators, through bathrooms, and in and out of rooms.
+ Investigate the utilities: water, electricity, and safety features.
+ Save the building in emergencies! Put out fires and repair water breaks.
+ Turn lights on and off. Cause a blackout!

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Compatible with iPhone 5, 5s, 5c, 6, 6 Plus, iPod touch (5th generation), iPad 2, 3, mini, and Air. **This app is optimized for iPad 2 and iPhone 5 or higher. Requires iOS 7.0 or later.

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