Disney Charades: review

Disney Charades: review

Jan 18, 2016

RRP £12.99, available from Amazon Game provided by the distributor Charades. The age-old family game that everybody understands from birth. Seriously, can you remember anybody teaching you the rules? Do you remember how, where, when or why you learned how to play? Exactly. I rest my case. One of the joys of charades, of course, is the fact that you need...

Pictopia – Disney Edition: board game review

Pictopia – Disney Edition: board game review

Nov 30, 2015

Board games have always been just as synonymous with Christmas as James Bond and the Wizard of Oz, and with the big day fast approaching, parents will be on the lookout for a game that they can play with the little ones on Christmas day, after the turkey and trimmings have been devoured. Most children and adults will know, and have some affinity for, quite a...

Frozen 6-in-1 Games: board game review

Frozen 6-in-1 Games: board game review

Nov 12, 2015

RRP £14.99 Game provided by the distributor If you have young kids, and especially if you have at least one young girl, chances are you know the entire Frozen soundtrack off by heart whether you want to or not (and it’ll probably be ‘not’). At least it’s actually a pretty good film. And what to get the Frozen fan/s in your life this...

Dobble: card game review

Dobble: card game review

Oct 13, 2015

Game provided by the manufacturer I videogame. I videogame lots. My daughters videogame a fair bit too, but there are other fun things going on as well – like jumping on the trampoline and setting up teddies for a pretend classroom (sometimes I let the kids join in). Board and card games aren’t really a thing for us. We went through a brief stage of...