For a while there we saw just dirty adult party game upon dirty adult party game, but now we’re seeing lots of online themed adult party g..
This is an ongoing trend — and I’m sure at some point we will be done reliving the 80s and 90s, but that is not this year!Â We forge ahe..
It’s been a while since we’ve seen a ton of new drawing games released at once, and this year there were a bunch. Granted, these aren’t d..
It’s time to start my series of 2020 Toy Fair Trends articles! Do you want to be a master sleuth, thief, or detective? Do you love myste..
Whew! It’s the sixth and final Toy Fair Trends post, this time talking about micro trends and new players in preschool and solo brainteasers. First up, is slow becoming cool?
Admittedly this worries me slightly, because I feel like the last time I saw a TON of line extensions was right after the economic downturn in ~2008. Sometimes it’s the “safe” bet because your game already has a following and you’re hoping they’re looking for more and you’re likely going to do well with it
Eye catching names and packages that immediately cause a laugh, that people are likely going to buy as a gift or for game night just to make everyone laugh. It’s not a new trend, more a continuation of what we’ve seen.
This year I felt it interesting that there were lots of speed games in which players have to figure something out before they can do the action. It wasn’t going to solely be who was fastest to grab or do something…