Great Minds Think Alike in Blank Slate

Most people have experienced the horror of jinxing someone, double jinxing them, and then owing them a soda that will never be delivered. Grab those friends and family members who act like mind readers to… read more

Nintendo Labo Makes Cardboard Great Again

When parents spend their entire savings on this year’s hottest “gotta have it” toy, and kids end up being more interested in the box it came it, it’s undeniably infuriating. To so many kids, the… read more

Spread the Love with Kirby Star Allies

Kirby, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Pop Star anymore. Designed for kids ages 10 and up, Nintendo‘s Kirby Star Allies is a new platform game for Nintendo Switch that lets places control Kirby as he… read more

Bust a Move with Funky Chicken

Why did the chicken cross the road? To shake a tail feather! Funky Chicken, from North Star Games, is a fast-paced card game that will get everyone out of their seats—and out of the chicken… read more

Crack the Case with Detective Pikachu

A grumpy, coffee-drinking Pikachu is everything I didn’t know I needed in my life until it was sitting right in my hands. Detective Pikachu, designed for the Nintendo DS family of consoles, gives players the satisfaction—more… read more

Kick Kinetics into Gear with GraviTrax

Rolling ball sculptures—also known as marble runs—are forms of kinetic art, and often contain moving pieces and one or more rolling balls. GraviTrax, from Ravensburger, is a new construction set that lets kids engineer and… read more