Tag: Games

Kingdomino by Blue Orange Games {Review by Dad}

‘Kingdomino’ lifts the time-honoured principle of dominoes to a new level – without losing any of the sleek elegance of its predecessor. On the contrary: the dual mechanics of planning the far-reaching lands surrounding the castle and the clever method of selecting tiles fit together extraordinarily well, they are expertly reduced to their essential components. The strong two-player variant with an XXL kingdom rounds off this quick and easy-to-learn gaming experience. -2017 Game of the Year (Spiel De Jahres Winner) /Jury statement

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Flying Kiwis by Blue Orange Games {Review by Dad}

The kiwis want to go on vacation, but what are flightless birds to do? it’s your job to help sneak them inside the fruit crate so they can catch a ride to Paradise. Using your ramp, aim carefully and launch your kiwis into the crate to help Disguise the birds. Group the kiwis of your color in a line or a square to make sure they hitch a ride with their friends along the way! this high-energy, fast-paced launching game is fun for the whole family!

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Begin Again Toys: Don’t Dump Dumpty {Game Review and Giveaway}

dumptyv2_1__09984-1430320127-1280-1280BeginAgain of Fort Collins, Colorado makes eco-friendly toys that teach through play. I had a lot of fun browsing their offerings which include puzzles, balancing games, stackers, travel games, and more! There’s something for babies all the way up to children of older ages. I like the neat hands-on offerings which are perfect for helping children learn and recognize numbers, letters, and other important skills. These eco-friendly wooden sets and games challenge both boys and girls and encourage using ones imagination. This company is a worth a look for purchasing sustainable toys for home or in the classroom!  Continue reading