ToyDirectory® - Xeko Mission: Indonesia from MATTER GROUP LLC,
Age Range: 8 and upLaunch Date: September 2007Gender: Boys And Girls
In this third Xeko mission, two players must work to protect the islands of Indonesia. Along the way, via cards featuring animals with endangered, rare and common status, they will meet creatures unique to that region of the earth. The crate packaging, made of sustainably farmed pine wood from New Zealand, holds 41 cards, a playmat/eco-map, giant learn-to-play cards and two limited-edition sketch cards. Launch date: September 2007.
ToyDirectory Product ID#: 19503 (added 6/19/2008)
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MSRP: $24.99Age Range: 8 to 12Launch Date: July 2008Gender: Boys And Girls
The animal trading card game stimulates kids’ interest in math, science and nature. Players use cards to match wits against opponents, casting actual animal species as the heroes and basing game play on fragile ecosystem relationships. The starter-set game includes 130 cards, an oversized game mat, a rule book and play guides, all packaged in a heavy-duty storage box decorated with imagery reflective of ancient Chinese culture. This product received a 2008 iParenting Media Award. Launch date: July 2008.
ToyDirectory Product ID#: 16551 (added 12/11/2007)
Wholesale Price: (Log in to view) MSRP: $3.99Age Range: 8 and upLaunch Date: April 2006Gender: Boys And Girls
This booster pack contains a random selection of nine cards (with at least one endangered card) drawn from the full collection of 116. Players can mix and match these cards with others to build custom decks as they explore Madagascar and aim to protect its animals. Made with recycled materials, Xeko is “a huge hit with the ‘green’ consumer as well as the traditional trading-card game player. … We like to say that Xeko is ‘organic entertainment’ — it’s good for kids, good for the planet, and of the very highest quality,” Mark Gross, director of marketing for Matter Group, told TDmonthly
. Launch date: April 21, 2006.
ToyDirectory Product ID#: 11293 (added 1/29/2007)
MSRP: $3.99Gender: Boys And Girls
A Xeko Starter Set combined with two Booster Packs makes the perfect holiday gift, and gets new Xeko adventurers off to a great start.
ToyDirectory Product ID#: 10601 (added 12/8/2006)
MSRP: $16.99Age Range: 3 and upSKU or Item #: 0106Launch Date: February 2007Gender: Boys And Girls
Hairy is the star of Xeko Mission: Madagascar, the award-winning animal trading card game. This 5" hairy-eared dwarf lemur from Madagascar is made from earth-friendly organic cotton and soy-based fabric, features an 8" tail, and is roughly the size of a real hairy-eared dwarf lemur, one of the most endangered lemurs in the world. The Xeko Pals line of quality plush toys is designed to delight toy lovers while raising awareness of endangered species and raising money for global conservation efforts. Hairy is “the ‘green’ gift of the year!” Mark Gross, director of marketing for Matter Group, told TDmonthly
. Launch date: February 12, 2007.
ToyDirectory Product ID#: 10600 (added 12/8/2006)
MSRP: $16.99Gender: Boys And Girls
Costa Rica is the setting for the second Xeko adventure. Meet the fearsome jaguar, the intelligent bottle-nosed dolphin and some of the most amazing birds, turtles and frogs in Mission: Costa Rica.
ToyDirectory Product ID#: 8250 (added 6/13/2006)
MSRP: $16.99Gender: Boys And Girls
This unique two-player card game teaches kids about endangered species and environments. Game play is set up as though all events take place in a mystical world, yet the world described is that of Earth. Players compete to collect cards with different skills and helpful animals and tools on them. Turf Wars occur wherein they must defend the Xeko-system they've created with the cards they've collected. The set includes 50 cards. “Xeko is more fun than other card games because the heroes of the game are the real animals of earth’s wildest habitats,” Mark Gross of Matter Group told TDmonthly
. “Xeko fans know all kinds of cool facts, like which African frogs ooze poison and the name of the world’s smallest primate.”
ToyDirectory Product ID#: 7341 (added 3/28/2006)