Archive for the 'Games' Category

Feed the Kitty

Saturday, December 16th, 2006

Feed the Kitty

Feed the Kitty is a fun game for 2 to 5 players. It’s great for quick games and the rules are simple enough to keep preschoolers with short attention spans interested. Ages 4+

starUS $11.99 from Gamewright

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Flippity Flops

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006

Flippity Flops

93 colourful wooden pieces make up this set of racing dominoes with a new twist. Set the blocks tumbling and watch as the line of dominoes travel up, down and around obstacles finally ringing a bell. Includes storage bag. Ages 3+

star US $39.99 from Back to Basics Toys

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Honey Bee Tree

Sunday, December 10th, 2006

honey bee tree
Gently pull the leaves out of the tree and try not to let any of the cute little bees fall. The winner is the player with the least bees in the tray when none are left in the hive. For 2 to 4 players. Ages 3+

star US $14.99 from Amazon

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Animal Puzzle

Sunday, December 3rd, 2006

Animal Puzzle

This beautiful animal puzzle was designed by Aoi Huber Kono in 1975 for Naef Toys, Switzerland . Make an elephant, monkey, lion, owl, hare and bear with 25 maple wood cubes. Along the way, you also might discover such bizzare creatures as a bear-owl or an lion-monkey. It comes in a white gift box, with three guide cards illustrating the basic six animals.

Each piece is 1.38″ x 1.38″ x 1.38″.

star US $98 from Nova68

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Baseball Pinball

Tuesday, November 21st, 2006

Baseball Pinball game

This tabletop Baseball Pinball game looks like hours of fun for young baseball fans. Approximately 11″ x 11″. Ages 6+

star US $12.99 from Kazoo Toys

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Game Night

Friday, November 10th, 2006

Game Night

New from Chronicle Books is “Game Night” by Scott McNeely, a 56-page illustrated paperback book which is accompanied by a deck of playing cards, a score pad, winner’s log, color sticker sheet, six dice and dice shaker. Turn off that TV, pop some corn, take the phone off the hook and round up the family for a night of frenzied gaming.

Size: 9-1/4 x 6-3/4 x 2 in; 56 pp.

star US $24.95 from Amazon

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Bumble Bee Bowling Pins

Monday, November 6th, 2006

Bowling Pins

This cute wooden bowling pin set includes 10 pins and three balls.

starAUD $22 from Infancy

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Chair Game

Saturday, November 4th, 2006

Chair Game

Balancing and stacking chairs any way you can is the aim of the game… the first to topple the tower loses the game. The 24 chairs in eight different styles come in a durable collectible tin with instructions. Ages 5+

starUS $20.00 from MoMAstore

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