TDmonthly's ToyFair 2006 Preview--Adult Games Product Category
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INK'D The Tattoo Guessing Game
by HAYWIRE GROUP
This isn't your grandma's drawing game, this is INK’D™ - the drawing game where your body is the canvas. Choose an INK card, a BODY card, and then choose the player you want to ink. That's right, you're gonna draw a tattoo on their body! Players race to guess the tattoo to earn points. In the party game where everyone gets to TATTOO and be TATTOOED, HOW WILL YOU LEAVE YOUR MARK? 3/18/2015 (Price: $14.99) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Hearts of AttrAction™
by R&R GAMES INC.
The irresistibly fun and flirty game of skill, strategy and luck, where players shoot heart-shaped magnets to cause a chain reaction that’ll win them the game! Strategies develop and unfold, resulting in exciting and unexpected twists and turns.
3/4/2014 (Price: $19.95) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Dirty (blank) ing Card Game
by TDC GAMES INC.
From the makers of Dirty Minds: If you’ve laughed your (blank) off at Cards Against Humanity, but can’t carry it in your store, THIS game you can sell! Yes, you’re really gonna (blank) yourself when playing The Dirty blank ing Card Game...a game for adults that’s only as adult as the people playing. Just fill in the blanks of some completely innocent stories with some totally harmless words for an evening full of fun. 2/7/2014 [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
The Game of THINGS
by PATCH PRODUCTS INC.
In this hilarious game, you read a topic card and then write down your response. It can be anything that comes to mind, there's no right or wrong answer! Then all the responses are read aloud and you have to figure out who said what! You won't believe the THINGS... the people you know will come up with! For 4 or More Players. 10/3/2013
A Taste for Wine and Murder: Murder Mystery Party
by UNIVERSITY GAMES
This annual wine-tasting festival is in full swing when the body of local vineyard owner, Barry Underwood, is found hidden beneath his wine cellar. Comes with a complete party planner, invitations, costume and menu suggestions, clues and more. Mystery dinner party game for 8 players. 11/20/2012 [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
by PRESSMAN TOY CORP.
Players must turn over a category card then roll the letter dice. Everyone tries to match the letters with something related to the category. If they’re looking for “Vehicles” — take the “T” and yell out “Truck!”, then keep on looking for more. The first player to get 20 points wins. For 2 to 4 players, ages 8 and up. Contents: 7 dice, dice cup, 30 category cards, score pad, rules. Launch date: June 2012. Awards:
2012 Family Fun Toy of the Year T.O.Y. Award 10/25/2012 (Price: $12.00) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Anger Management Board Game
by ENDLESS GAMES
Anger Management Board Games explores questions like: are players annoyed by drivers who don't notice the light has changed because they're yakking on their cell phones? Does a trip to the beach make you think of cleaning sand out of your car? Have you ever yelled at the tv even though you know it can't hear you? If so, then everyone will love playing Anger Management, the subversively humorous board game that encourages players to lighten up and laugh at all the things that drive us all crazy as they whine their way to victory. 10/22/2012 (Price: $19.99) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
by WIGGLES 3D
Players must try to make as many connections between tiles as they can before the timer runs out. Players can be as creative as they like, but their fellow players will decide if their play counts or not. Fast-paced and perfect for a crowd. Launch date: June 2012. 10/17/2012 (Price: $19.99) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
by SMART ZONE
Players must surround their opponent’s queen bee while trying to block their opponents from doing the same. Each insect has a unique way of moving (as in chess) and resembles the movement of the insect depicted on the tile. Awards:
2006 Mensa Select 10/2/2012 (Price: $24.95) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
by SMART ZONE
The Junkyard has been turned into a racing track, by ‘The Race-Kart Crew,’ a team of 8 speedster enthusiasts. They have built their own racing karts and invented some crazy gadgets and traps made from junk found in the Junkyard. Take on the role of one of the crew to create the fastest, meanest racing kart in the Junkyard. Use your creativity to outwit your opponents, roll bombs, release missiles, lay down hidden traps, all while speeding through mud and grass and jumping over collapsed bridges. Launch date: March 2011. 10/2/2012 (Price: $52.95) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Aeroplanes: Aviation Ascendant™
by MAYFAIR GAMES INC.
Aeroplanes™ explores the dawn of commercial aviation, an exciting era between 1919 and 1939. Players experience the difficulties and triumphs of commercial airlines in Europe, pioneering airports and service in continental Europe and around the world. Aviation spurred the growth of intercontinental travel, and airlines struggled to dominate the regions of the globe that they served. Rapid technological advances in planes play a vital role in this development as players compete to purchase newer more efficient aeroplanes, build airports and move passengers around the globe. Earn bonuses and prestige for being the first to fly to North or South America, and win by maintaining the most airports around the world, and running airlines profitably. For 3-5 players; game time is about 2 hours. 7/24/2012 (Price: $50.00) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
by OUT OF THE BOX PUBLISHING
In the Old West, the sly snake oil salesman had a special talent: he could get the most skeptical customer to buy the most dubious product. Now players can have their turn, inventing their own crazy two-word products and selling them to all types of customers. If the customer buys a product, the player wins. With over 280 wild words and 70 oddball customers, players will never run out of new combinations. Launch date: November 2010. Awards:
2012 Mensa Select; 2012 Dr. Toy; 2012 Toy Man Seal of Excellence
— In a late Summer 2012 survey, Charles from Miller's Toys
in Mamoronec, N.Y., told TDmonthly
that Snake Oil is one of their top-2 best selling card games. They sell about 2 dozen copies a month.
— As of 12/6/2012 this product had 5 out of 5 stars from 2 reviews on Amazon.com. Pros:
Fun for all ages.
— Gary Green, owner of Toy Box of Asheville Inc
in Asheville, N.C., told TDmonthly
in a February 2015 survey that Snake Oil was his store's best-selling game. 7/3/2012 (Price: $19.99) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Off Your Rocker
by STRATUS GAMES LLC
Players and the rest of the group all share a quirky problem that is interfering with their lives, so they have gathered together and invited a psychiatrist to figure out what’s wrong. Will the psychiatrist be able to diagnose the problem, or will he end up just as crazy as the players? Launch date: July 2012.
— "This is that rare party game that combines zany interactivity with a solid yet simple mechanical structure. As a patient, it’s a lot of fun to learn your secret prompt and know that the psychiatrist player doesn’t know it. As the psychiatrist, it can be challenging and hilarious to watch your friends act crazy." - a review on Wired.com
. 4/27/2012 (Price: $24.95) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
by FAT BRAIN TOY CO.
Drop the shiny metal marble sphere into the Paradox Box. Guide it through the blind maze. Can players find the opposite exit without losing THEIR marbles? It’s a mental workout players can’t see coming - so deceiving they’ll wonder where in the heck that marble’s going. Just maybe they’ll learn the secret...The one and only Paradox Box. Includes 1 metal sphere, 1 Paradox Box. Launch date: August 2012. 4/13/2012 (Price: $29.95)
Mechatars - Wrexx
by BOSSA NOVA ROBOTICS
Descending from a long line of savage and warlike tribes, Wrexx lives his life for the fight. Wrexx is an unusually gifted warrior who can frequently score critical damage points, but he's also a bit fiery and unpredictable. Wrexx uses RF technology to communicate wirelessly with other Mechatars, including Alphas, Kodars, and other Wrexx. Wrexx lives in two worlds: Earth, and the Mechaverse. He evolves as he trains with other Mechatars and battles the Swarm, in the human world and in the Mechaverse (accessible via free online play). Wrexx continually develops new skills and capabilities for never-ending fun. 1/27/2012 (Price: $39.99) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
FauxCabulary Expansion 1
by OUT OF THE BOX PUBLISHING
12 new cubes and new cards for the FauxCaublary Game. Launch date: February 2012. 12/12/2011 (Price: $15.99) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
by JESSE JAMES GAMES
Wangle is a picture themed game where Wangle Sticks add an exciting and fun twist. Wangle is frantic play with all players in motion, at all times. Players build their hand, then try to be the first to sneak a Wangle stick. Launch date: October 2011. 12/8/2011 (Price: $29.95) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Smooth Operator - 2011 Edition in Tavern Puzzle Collection
by TUCKER-JONES HOUSE INC.
Tavern Puzzles are reproductions of a type of puzzle traditionally forged by blacksmiths to amuse their friends at country taverns and inns. Our collection incorporates traditional designs, as well as original works. All puzzles are hand-crafted and individually assembled. Each puzzle is mechanical in nature: the object is to remove one piece. Neither force nor tricks are needed; old-fashioned problem solving will do it. 100% handcrafted in USA. Launch date: February 2011. 8/29/2011 (Price: $22.00) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
HEXBUG® Nano Hive Habitat Set
by INNOVATION FIRST LABS, INC.
The HEXBUG Nano Hive Habitat Set is the first transportable environment that enables HEXBUG Nano architects to customize the design and layout within a HEXBUG Nano Habitat Set. The Hive Habitat Set features an integrated center ramp for multi-level Nano interaction and a floor spotted with attachment points that kids can build off of, further extending its creative play pattern. Each attachment point can be filled with a variety of new playground accessories including pegs, which act as bump points for the HEXBUG Nano, rotating flags, which direct the HEXBUG Nano toward ramps or other obstacles including merry-go-rounds and even a seesaw for the playfully energetic HEXBUG Nano to explore. The HEXBUG Nano Hive Habitat Set can be connected to any pre-existing habitat set or used as a stand-alone product that kids can simply pack up to go with a convenient carrying handle. The Hive Habitat Set comes with one extremely rare HEXBUG Nano mutation and 35 easy-connect construction pieces including 16 pegs, 16 adjustable flags, two merry-go-rounds and one seesaw. HEXBUG Hive is CPSIA approved for kids 3 and up. Launch date: mid-August 2011. 8/2/2011 (Price: $34.99) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Cards Against Humanity
by CARDS AGAINST HUMANITY INC
Cards Against Humanity is a "party game for horrible people." The game is simple. Each round, one player asks a question from a Black Card, and everyone else answers with their funniest White Card. Includes 550 cards (460 White cards and 90 Black cards); over 13 duodecillion possible rounds (10^40) with 6 players; professionally printed on premium playing cards; includes game rules and alternate rules; shrink-wrapped in a custom box.
— As of 12/17/2012 this product had 4.9 out of 5 stars from 865 reviews on Amazon.com. Pros:
Very interactive; humorous; great party game. Cons:
One reviewer said some of the cards were "a bit too much;" some references might not be known by everyone. 6/16/2011 (Price: $25.00) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
by BLUE ORANGE GAMES
Analyze Me is filled with questions designed to help players get to know their family and friends a little better. Players ask a question from 1 of 4 categories: Work Life, Private Life, Social Life and Play Life. The others submit a card face-down indicating their answer (either A,B or C). If the player guesses who answered what correctly they win the category card. The first player to collect 1 of each category card wins the game. "Analyze Me is the perfect party game to play with friends and family. It will lead to lively discussions, a few secrets and a little honesty as your opponents become confidants," Nicole Britton at Blue Orange Games told TDmonthly
. Launch date: June 2011. 3/22/2011 (Price: $19.99) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Joe Name It™
Can players name a movie with 2 sequels? How about a music group with 3 members? Players test their numbers know-all in this fast-playing “name it to claim it” party game. Draw a category card and then fill in the blank with the number rolled. The first person to name something that fits is smarter than the average Joe. Contents include 200 cards, Custom die, and Rules of play. Requires 2 or more players. Estimated game time is 15 minutes. 1/11/2011 (Price: $9.99) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
by STRONG FORCE, INC.
Composed of 216 individual high-energy rare-earth magnets, the NeoCube allows you to create and recreate an nearly infinite number of shapes and patterns. Can be used to create complex designs and puzzles, or for simple fun and relaxtion. As of 1.06.2011 this product had 4 out of 5 stars from 84 reviews on Amazon.com and was No. 2 on the top 100 bestselling toys and games. PROS:
Challenging; stimulates both brain hemispheres; many variations. CONS:
Not suitable for children under 14; can be difficult to master. 1/7/2011 (Price: $24.95) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Dexter Board Game
by GDC-GameDevCo Ltd.
As the television character Dexter, players travel through the streets of Miami trying to hunt down a suspect that has slipped through the cracks of the justice system and make them their next victim. Players try to keep their day job by completing blood spatter reports to avoid any suspicion and reap the rewards of a job well done. In the meantime, they try to avoid their opponents, who will expose them, the first chance that they get. Once they have found the suspect and have collected the tools needed, players must head over to the Marina to get rid of the evidence and win the game. The game is for two to four players and contains a board, playing pawns, a six-sided die, on the job cards, on the prowl cards, calling Dexter cards, suspect tokens, tool tokens and mini garbage bags. 9/13/2010 (Price: $34.99) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Star Trek Communicator
by DREAM CHEEKY
This exact replica communicator even produces the coveted "chirp" sound when flipped open. Exact dimensions and real metal mesh casing make this Skype, MSN, AIM and iChat compatible communicator a collector's item. It comes equipped with volume control and a mute button, and plays 21 authentic sound effects on both ends of the line when muted. 8/26/2010 (Price: $50.00)
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