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Great games for family get togethers.  Playable by young and old.
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Wizard Card Game - Original Edition
Price $7.95

Wizard is a several times selection of Games Magazine. Wizard is
a trumps and bidding game which is easier for kids than hearts (fewer
cards to hold, quicker rounds) and as appealing to adults
as euchre. In the first round, each player gets one card; there will be
one trick. Everyone bids. In the second round there are two tricks.
Total of bids may or may not equal the number of tricks available. At
the end of the round, each player who makes
his bid gets 20 points plus 10 per trick one. Miss your bid and lose 10
points per trick.
Quiddler *On Sale*
Price $11.95
Sale Price: $9.67

A fast, appealing, and inexpensive word card game. Sort of a gin rummy with words. You start with three cards in your first hand, four on your next, and so on until you are dealt ten cards for your last hand. The challenge is to meld your entire hand into words. Draw and discard in turn. Try to use high scoring letters, but don't get caught with them uncombined. Quiddler rewards forming even short words because there is a bonus for making the most words in each round. Another bonus is rewarded for the longest word played in the round. Quicker and less intimidating than Scrabble Appealing card designs. Solitaire rules included.


Publisher The Set Game Company produces several high quality games, the most popular of which are Set, Quiddler, and Five Crowns.  Be sure and check them out!

Five Crowns
Price $9.95

Five Crowns is not over 'til the kings go wild. This game is very popular for several reasons. It is easily learned, yet addictive.

Fortunes can change quickly, so even if behind, one has hope. Five Crowns is fun for 2 or more. Kids, teens, and adults all

enjoy playing.

There are five suits in five bright colors. In the first round play three cards, threes are wild. Next, four cards; fours are wild.

Remember, the game's not over 'til the kings go wild. The pace is fast and luck is more important than skill.

Publisher The Set Game Company produces several high quality games, the most popular of which are Set, Quiddler, and Five Crowns. Be sure and check them out!

Brave Rats
List Price: $9.95
Our Price: $9.95

From the Publisher -

In medieval Scotland, two rivaling rat clans clash over a bid for the throne.

Go head-to-head with the enemy in a calculated game of dueling cards. The strongest rat will win the fight, unless a special power prevails.

Can you lead your clan to victory?


  • 2 player only
  • 5 minutes
  • 8 - adult
Bananagrams
Our Price: $14.95

At long last, a fast moving family word game. 

Each player races to use all of his/her tiles in crossword fashion.  Very popular!

From the Publisher:

Bananagrams by Bananagrams is the award winning Anagram Game that will drive you Bananas! It's fast, easy and requires no paper nor pencil. Place all 144 letter tiles face down. For two to four players, each draws 21 letters and begins independently to construct his or her own connecting or intersecting words, rearranging them as often as desired. When a player finishes, additional tiles are drawn from the "bunch." Educational and great family fun! For ages six and up.



Warning: Choking Hazard. Small Parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

Qwirkle
Our Price: $22.50

From the publisher:

Qwirkle is as simple as matching colors and shapes, but this game also requires tactical maneuvers and well-planned strategy. Earn points by building rows and columns of blocks that share a common shape or color. Look for opportunities to score big by placing a tile that touches multiple pieces with matching attributes. The player with the most points wins! 108 wooden blocks. 2 to 4 players.


Wits and Wagers
Our Price: $24.50

From the Publisher:

Wits & Wagers is trivia made fun!

 

Not a trivia buff? It doesn’t matter! Wits & Wagers brings out the excitement of a Vegas-style casino by letting you bet on anyone’s answer. So you can win by making educated guesses, by playing the odds, or by knowing the interests of your friends. Strike it big with one of the high payout answers and you’ll be cheering like you just hit the jackpot!

·          “The latest in living-room play” - Time Magazine

·          Party Game of the Year - Games Magazine

·          #1 Trivia Game of All Time - About.com

·          Mensa Select - Mensa Mind Games

·          Game of the Year - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

·          Hall of Fame award - Major Fun

·          Seal of Approval - The National Parenting Center

·          Party Game of the Year finalist - BoardGameGeek.com

This edition of the game contains new rules mechanics that allow for more exciting betting!



Warning: Choking Hazard. Small Parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

Telestrations
Our Price: $25.50

From the manufacturer:

Telestrations is the hilarious new sketch, pass and guess party game for ages 12 and up that offers up instant as players simultaneously and continuously get to draw what they see and guess what they saw for a funny and unpredictable outcome every time. It's the telephone game sketched out. In this laugh out loud sketch, pass and guess game, everyone plays at the same time. Using erasable sketch books all players get a Telestrations word, then draw what they see, pass, guess what they saw, pass… and so on until everyone’s sketch book passes by every player and returns back to its original owner. Points are scored for each written guess that matches the original telestrations word. Extra points are scored if last word matches too. Just like the game of telephone, operator, grapevine, whispers or whatever you called it as a kid, the outcomes are unpredictable and the laughter is endless.
Loaded Questions
Price $26.95

This game became a best seller for us before we even had a chance to try it. We bought the first six copies from the author who was selling them out of his trunk. The first few customers who bought the game let us know we had found a winner.

Everyone writes an answer to the same "loaded question", such as "if you we invisible for one hour, where would you go first?" One player tries to guess who wrote each response. Sort of the Balderdash of friends and family. Though not really a team game, it is a game in which more is definitely merrier. When we played with 8 people from ages 10 to ... well, never mind... we had lots and lots of laughs.

Warning: Choking Hazard. Small Parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

   
 
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