Playing spies is pretty classic childhood play and Yulu has now made a line of action games out of this fantastic theme under the brand Sp..
I really love Dr. Eureka from Blue Orange! Quick overview of the game (if you haven’t been lucky to play it yet!) is that you have to get..
I’m sure most of you know Funnybone Toys for their amazingly beautiful games — but if you don’t you should check out their nice selection..
I have to say first that the artwork in Tricky Trunks is just so darn adorable — which makes any game that’s supposed to appeal to kids t..
I don’t have a super sweet tooth so gobs and gobs of Easter candy just isn’t my thing. However, if the Easter Bunny filled my basket with..
Whew – what a weekend! ChiTAG is over and I had an amazing time at the conferences, the TAGIE Awards, PlayChic, and finally the fair itsel..
Remember Rubik’s Race? This classic Rubik’s spin-off game is back on the market with University Games, and it’s still a quick to learn, fu..
I was given a copy of the new game Tutti Frutti from Gigamic and I must say that the packaging is charming. It’s an adorable slim tin wit..
Toy Fair is now less than a week away.. it starts on Saturday to be exact! North Star Games (of Wits & Wagers fame) is going to be releas..
The Chicago Toy and Game Fair is over and it’s time to recap a few of the interesting games I played while I was there! There were so man..
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..
Thanks to all the articles about Toy Fair it’s been a little bit since I wrote a review but I think this game will make you forget all a..
At some point between ChiTAG and New York Toy Fair I have to clean my office. Seems a little nuts to spend my busiest time of year doing ..
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 ..
There are all sorts of great design quotes out there – but the one that really stuck out when I saw the packaging for BBQ Blitz was, “De..
Even though there have been holiday decorations up in stores across the country for more than a month, I personally can’t believe it’s a..
A while ago I asked on Twitter what everyone’s favorite speed games were and I got a variety of answers but one stuck out to me, “Jungle..
I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I’m a big fan of dice games. Therefore, when I saw Farkle Frenzy at the Patch booth at Toy F..
I’ve come to realize that either you like speed games or you don’t – which is similar to people who like games that require great fine m..
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..
Updated in 2016: Halli Galli is now called Beat the Bell: Spot Five by SpinMaster
There’s something about those old school, hotel desk..
I know that there are plenty of toy and game inventors that read this site so and I’m sure they’ve had similar experiences – but there..
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..
This is going to be a review for Gamewright’s new game Order’s Up which came in a box of goodies from them last week, but before I get int..
A friend of mine was over recently and asked if I could recommend a card game that’s “like UNO, but not UNO, but is easy for non-game pe..
Earlier this month I was at Richard Gottlieb’s “Future of the Industry” conference and someone brought up the issue of packaging. Given..