Winning Moves Games – 2016 Kids Holiday Gift Idea
Winning Moves Games make a great gift for any occasion.
We are huge fans of family game night and we have lots of board games to prove it. However we don’t only play them for family game night. We use them anytime we have friends over. I am lucky that most of my friends are now moms too and we have kids that are around the same age. So when we get together it never fails that the games will come out to play.
This time I am going to share about not just 3 great games but mainly about where we got these games from. In this post I will be talking about Winning Moves Games. They have such a great selection of games to pick from. You will definitely find good ones for your family’s game night that everyone will enjoy!
About Winning Moves Games…
Winning Moves USA (WMUSA) is a leading maker of board games, card games, and puzzles. Since WMUSA’s first year of operation in 1995, the company has forged a close relationship with one of the world’s largest game companies, Hasbro, Inc., owner of Parker Brothers and Milton Bradley. WMUSA also has a great relationship with Seven Towns, Ltd. (the owners of the Rubik’s brand). As a result, many long-lived Parker Brothers and Milton Bradley games & Rubik’s puzzles are now marketed by WMUSA!
WMUSA proudly markest best-selling titles like Pass The Pigs®, Rubik’s® Cube, Scattergories® Categories, Rack-O®, No Stress Chess®, and hot new sellers like The Rubik’s® Void Puzzle®, Pass The Pigs® Big Pigs™, Brynk® and Brainspin™.
WMUSA was founded in 1995 by four highly esteemed game industry professionals:
- Phil E. Orbanes: The long-time head of research and development for Parker Brothers and the leading expert on the game Monopoly.
- Mike Meyers: The long-time head of research and development for Milton Bradley.
- Tom Kremer: One of the most successful game agents in history for “discovering” Erno Rubik and the Rubik’s® Cube in the late 1970’s.
- Alex Randolph: One of Europe’s most distinguished game inventors while he was alive.
With a talented group of game marketers and developers, WMUSA’s mission is to provide happiness to consumers by offering Classic, Retro, Cool and Fun games for play with friends and family.
Okay now lets talk about the great games we got from Winning Moves Games.
Lets’s start with Brainspin.
This is a super fun game that supposed to be for ages 7+. However my 5 year old enjoys it just as much as we adults do! When we have friends over we like to break this game out and have some fun. It’s perfect for playing around the table because it’s the size of a deck of cards and not a game board.
A great ice-breaker and creativity game. Players open up their minds and write down everything they see based on the card in play. No answer is too crazy as long as you can convince your opponents of what you see. Let your creativity explode!
Next up is a game that I used to LOVE playing as a child. And it’s even more fun playing with my boys!
This game is Candy Land!
Like I have already mentioned, I loved to play this game as a child. So watching my boys play and enjoy it as much as I do. It has really bright colors and it’s easy to play with my 5 year old and my 4 year old niece! This game comes with it’s game board, 4 little playing pieces, and the cards you need to move in the game.
This classic edition features the charming graphics and components from the game’s early days! Celebrating over 65 years of great family fun!
Now let’s go from one classic to another one!
Here is Chutes and Ladders!
This is another game that I enjoyed as a child. So of course I am also thrilled to share it with my boys. I love the colorful game board and how easy it is to play this fun game.
This classic edition features the delightful artwork from the 70’s. It will bring back fond memories and help create new ones!