It's Back To School Month here on Pocket Gamer. The kids are finally heading back to school to continue their education, and we're either celebrating or commiserating depending on who you are.

We've planned a series of features to mark the start of the new school term.

So, whether you're a school returner looking to distract yourself from the misery of returning, or a parent celebrating the return of your free time, you'll be wanting a mobile game or three to help pass the time.

In this particular instance, we're looking at the games that might help out in the often sleepy subject of history. Here's a little look back at a few mobile games that deal with how things used to be.