Kathy's New Video Game Obsession: Design Home

"When is the last time Kathy was so passionate about something? I can hear the smile on her face." - Listener Mike, a real estate agent, commenting on Kathy Romano's excitement while describing her new favorite app.

It's called Design Home and let's users decorate rooms with furniture and other accessories. Completed rooms are then posted for other users to critique. The rooms are real spaces, a few callers recalled seeing a Bensalem Apartment and a Cape May Living Room.

Would you let Kathy design you room? She's pretty good:

What's the point? According to the description it improves your design skills while gaining inspiration to apply in your real life. Players express creativity in daily Design Challenges and unlock rewards as they polish interior decorating skills.

The game was created by a Glu Mobile, a company who found success though it's first game, Covet Fashion which teams up with real fashion companies to provide inspiration for the game pieces and conveniently supplies links to buy anything you may like. [Link to download]