This year The Game of THINGS… has found a new home with Patch Products and so it seems like a good time to talk with its inventor, Tom..
A couple years ago at ChiTAG I kept running into these two other inventors… it was almost like they were following me. Or was I following..
KerFlip arrived and I’ve played it and I’m going to tell you that I’m still just as enthusiastic as I was about it now as when I saw it ..
As the election season is upon us I’ve been inundated with requests to take a look at new political/election-themed and often educationa..
Way back in my ChiTag roundup article I mentioned that I was I excited about a new, not-on-the-shelves-yet game called Word Winder. Wel..
Just as there are people who are surprised to hear that there are professional game inventors, there are also people who are surprised..
My father just moved from the home I spend the majority of my childhood in to a new house recently and as the dutiful daughter, of cours..
Unfortunately I didn’t get to go to ASTRA this year, but my inventor friend Mary Jo Reutter (read about her games HERE) did and she wa..
If you live here in the US, Memorial Day is this weekend; which means the kids will all have a truckload of extra energy – you know, the..
Dave Herbert sent a message to me after finding The Game Aisle via my Global Toy News interview (see HERE) and asked if I’d like to try a ..
Last Thursday I went to see a screening of the documentary Toyland and I’m pretty sure the audience was completely aware until the end..
It’s officially the first day of fall. I don’t have any idea where my summer went, but it’s indoor volleyball season again so I’m not..
Last November at ChiTag I had the opportunity to meet the inventor of Jenga, Leslie Scott (pic above). She was the featured Women In ..
If I bought every game I thought looked cool, I’d be broke. No really, my “to buy” list is very, very long. Lucky me I got a freebie v..
A month or so ago it was announced that Eddy Goldfarb (left) will be receiving the Lifetime Achievement award at the Toy and Game Inve..
This review of Word on the Street is SERIOUSLY over due and it’s all because one of my favorite playtesters doesn’t like the game. Why? ..
There are times that you just know fate has a hand in things. Like I swear fate pushed the toy/game industry on me. There’s no way I wou..
Well it’s over! The Toy & Game Inventor’s Expo (TAGIE), the TAGIE Awards and ChiTag have come and gone. It’s been a long couple of d..
I know LOTS of people shy away from drawing games because often they think their drawings would be identical to that of a preschooler’s if..