Thunderbirds Are Go: International Rescue

Thunderbirds Are Go: International Rescue – app review

As a child I absolutely loved watching the Thunderbirds on TV with my younger brother.  The original shows were a fond part of my childhood and we have a whole collection on DVD, which my son enjoys watching just as much as the modern remake.  He has all the vehicles and Thunderbird 2 is often […]

Lightseekers Awakening from PlayFusion

Lightseekers Awakening from PlayFusion – review and giveaway

My son turns 8 in a couple of months and he’s using computers more and more at school, he even uses the laptop to do most of his maths homework now.  The world is a very different place from that of my own childhood, and we’ve been trying out Lightseekers Awakening from PlayFusion which takes playtime to […]

King Pong

KING PONG – review and giveaway

Monkey and I have been playing the new game on the block from Drumond Park called KING PONG.  It’s aimed at children aged 8 years and over and can be played by 2-4 players. The games comes with a KING PONG unit, base with pivoting doors and lid, 4 corner posts, 4 clear windows, 4 […]

Ravensburger Despicable Me 3 Labyrinth game

Ravensburger Despicable Me 3 Labyrinth game

With the recent release of the latest installment of one of my son’s favourite films, I couldn’t wait to pit my wits against my 7 year old with the new Ravensburger Despicable Me 3 Labyrinth game.  It was time to get smart and see who could really think strategically. The Ravensburger Despicable Me 3 Labyrinth game is […]

Cluedo Junior

Cluedo Junior – a review

I’ve loved board games since I was a child and I’ve recently had the opportunity to introduce my Monkey 7-year-old son to a classic, with a modern twist.  We received Cluedo Junior from Hasbro and it’s gone down a storm. This version of the game is designed for children aged 5 years and over and […]

Rhino Hero

Rhino Hero – review and giveaway

Every so often I come across something that has Monkey’s name written all over it.  It’s a moment when I just can’t wait to take delivery of an item and know it will be an instant hit. When Esdevium Games mentioned the Haba card game, Rhino Hero, that was one such moment. Rhino Hero isn’t […]