Tag Archives: family

Chickyboom from Blue Orange Games

We’re pretty psyched – we’ve been waiting for the newest preschool game from Blue Orange to be released since we saw it at Toy Fair in New York in February … and it’s finally here! Chicky Boom is a great game for ages 4+, with tricky balancing, cute chickens and satisfying crashes. Check out our short video to see how to play.


Boochie – a great family game for inside or out

Our friends at Gamewright made this great little video to show off one of their newest games, Boochie. Boochie is an active, get-up-off-the-couch family game for ages 8+. You can play inside or out! We heart it.

Toy trends (not trendy toys) for 2009

Joe Mitchell from YoYo Joe’s in Wilmington, Delaware, has a guest post at the ToyDirectory blog. He talks about the trends he’s seeing in the toy business — namely, lower price points and an increased focus on safety. Sounds pretty good to me.