Toy Insider Editor-in-Chief Marissa DiBartolo joined News 12 in Brooklyn to show off some great games the whole family can enjoy while they’re stuck at home. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below.
It seems like it would be easy to name three flavors of ice cream, but can you do it under the pressure of 5 seconds twisting down, and with the other players staring at you? Players race to name three things in a category in less than 5 seconds. This junior version of the game features age-appropriate categories like superheroes, zoo animals, and things you dip in ketchup.
Ask “yes” or “no” questions before time runs out to figure out if the cartoon card on your headband is an animal, food or object. The Hedbanz categories are simple (animal, food or object), allowing everyone, even young children to join in on the family fun! Racing against the timer, each round moves quickly, ramping up your energy and challenging your wit! Designed for two to six players.
EXIT: The Game is a series of party games for up to four players that offer a unique, unforgettable gaming experience. These games allow you to bring the excitement, intensity, and team spirit of an escape room to your living room. You must solve a series of riddles and puzzles in order to unlock doors and reveal new riddles. Each correct solution brings you to another riddle and eventually to freedom.
Kids shake the scrambler to create a new Rubik’s pattern, then slide the tiles on their board to match the pattern in the scrambler and solve the puzzle. The first player to solve it wins.