Monthly Archives: February 2018

Mega Giveaway Day 120 – Soggy Doggy Game

Mega Giveaway Day 120 – Soggy Doggy Game

We started our Mega Giveaway with the popular Hatchimals toy. Here we are on Day 120 and we have another game from Spin Master, Soggy Doggy! We included it as an option to introduce young kids to board games and knew it was going to be a ho ...
Bemused Card Game Overview

Bemused Card Game Overview

One of the coolest things about being involved in the toy & game industry is that we get to see hundreds of ideas come to life every year. Sometimes we’ll see a prototype at the Chicago Toy & Game Fair in November, other times ...
Is that DNA Kit What You Expected?

Is that DNA Kit What You Expected?

When I was 8, I had a family tree project assignment in my I-TAG program. It was a simple image of a tree with lines to fill in the basic information of our parents, grandparents and great-grandparents. We were tasked with doing the researc ...
Mega Giveaway Day 118 – Bubble Talk Game

Mega Giveaway Day 118 – Bubble Talk Game

When someone shares a photo online, do you ever catch yourself wanting to add captions and bubble conversations to the photo? If so, then Bubble Talk from University Games might be just the game for you. We featured it in our list of games ...
Lunar Landing Puzzle Game Overview

Lunar Landing Puzzle Game Overview

Although we’ve featured a number of puzzle challenges by ThinkFun over the years, up until now none of their products have reminded us of board games in our collection. They have been unique and challenging in their own ways, and have ...
Thrift Treasure: E-Z Run

Thrift Treasure: E-Z Run

This week we found a really interesting game at our local Goodwill. E-Z Run advertises itself as a “fun family card AND board game”. And it if weren’t for the board part of the game, we would be complaining about the overs ...
That’s A Question Party Game Overview

That’s A Question Party Game Overview

Over the years we have come to enjoy increasingly difficult strategy games as a family. Like most, we started out with the classics like Risk and Stratego. A few years ago we started introducing current hobby games to our girls. It wasnR ...