Toys and Games News

Toys and Games News – as issued by the Send2Press Newswire service.

Unique ‘Old-World’ Wood Toys Now Available Nationally

SEATTLE, Wash., Feb. 10, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Seattle-based Georgian Wooden Toys is making its entire collection of beautiful handmade wooden toys available nationally via its new online store. The old-world style toys, made in the country of Georgia, on the Black Sea, are sold exclusively in North America by the Seattle company.

Fitivities, The New Classic Family Fitness Game for All Ages has Arrived

CORONA, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sandy Spin Slade, Inc., the company that created Skillastics(R), the successful series of games for the educational market, is excited to announce the launch of the indoor/outdoor family fitness game FITIVITIES(TM).

Cairns Toys Announces Website Launch, Demonstrating Strength of Independent Toy Stores

TIPP CITY, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Melissa Cairns today unveiled CairnsToys.com, a website that showcases their unique and hard-to-find toys, as well as provides Internet shoppers with an alternative to the ‘shrink-wrapped’ playtime experience. The virtual toy store now provides toy and gift shoppers across the country with a new and convenient way to purchase their unique and hard-to-find toys and games.

Gogo’s Crazy Bones given a Brandjolt to Energize their U.S. Re-Launch

CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — If you’re wondering who is behind the dynamic U.S. re-launch of Gogo’s Crazy Bones – the #1 promotional toy of 2009 and 2010 in Europe, South America, Mexico, and key Asian markets – look no further than Brandjolt, LLC. Chosen by the brand’s worldwide promotional licensor and exclusive producer, PPI Worldwide, Brandjolt is a promotions and advertising agency.

Puzzles and Games Sharpen Memory and Keep Brain Fit

SASKATOON, Canada (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — People need a variety of challenging exercises to stimulate the whole brain. PuzzleMaster.ca offers an extensive line of puzzles, brain teasers, jigsaw puzzles, board games and more, for people who want to jog their brains outside of the usual video game.

Arthur Goes Green in New Board Game – Arthur(TM) Saves the Planet

CHICAGO, Ill., Nov. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Cameron McCandless, U.S. Marketing Director of FRED Distribution, Inc. announced this week that the popular book and public television character, Arthur, embarks on a mission to ‘go green’ in a new award-winning children’s board game – Arthur(TM) Saves the Planet, One Step at a Time.

Hilarious Board Game about Retirement for Baby Boomers Combines Nostalgia, Life Experiences and Fun

ASHLAND, Ohio, Oct. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — SWL Retirement, Inc., Ashland, Ohio, today announced the launch of The Baby Boomer Retirement Game(TM) a hilarious new board game about retirement for Baby Boomers. The game combines nostalgia, life experiences and fun as players compete to be the first to reach ‘inner peace.’

New Invention Provides User with Super Hero Abilities

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – May 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — LUMA Entertainment has patented a device – the Slingerzz(TM) – that promises to replicate some of the coolest aspects of a certain wall-crawling, web slinging, crime fighter. Not only does it snare and retrieve objects like the hero’s webbing, but it can be shot up to a distance of 25 feet, securing itself to a chosen target.

Toobee: Still Flying After All These Years

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Dec. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Invented in Berkeley, California by Dale Klahn and Gary Upham, both of whom hold advanced degrees in aeronautical and nuclear engineering, the Toobee (www.toobee.com), from Toobee International Inc., appears to be nothing more than the top third of a beer or soda can.