Puzzles & Games

4 in a row: The Classic Strategy Game

$15.99
More Info

Classic 4 in a row strategy game. Travel sized, solid beechwood gameboard features a convertible design that tilts closed to house the playing pieces. 

Disruptus Game

$19.95
$24.95
$19.95 - $24.95
More Info

Disruptus asks players to look at objects and ideas and use different approaches––as determined by the roll of the die––to innovate. Disruptus draws inspiration from the very important practice of "disruptive thinking," one of the msot powerful ways to innovate. Disruptive thinking is looking at an object or idea and coming up with an entirely different way to achieve the same end. 

When playing Disruptus, players will come up with ideas that may create, transform, improve, or disrupt. The game can be played as competitive or non-competitive.

Dominoes

$7.99
More Info

Classic game of tiles and togic.

Fox and Geese: Scandinavian Game of Odds

$15.99
More Info

Will fate favor the fox or will luck run with the geese? Play the best of 2-5 games to see who really comes out victorious in this unique game of odds. 

Gin Rummy

$14.99
More Info

This beautifully illustrated deck of cards can be used to play pretty much any regular card game, and they also come with gin cocktail illustrations and recipes! This set was designed to be smart as well as fun, so each suit is a distinct type of gin:

  • Historic styles: Genever, Bathtub and Old Tom
  • Traditional i.e. London Dry
  • Modern
  • Flavored (including sloe)

Ace through ten cards in each suit features a bottle of gin, and the face cards (Jack, Queen, King) are the cocktails.  You'll find a booklet alongside the cards in the box which contains information on each of the gins, including garnish suggestions for the gins featured in the traditional and modern gin categories, along with full recipes for each cocktail in the deck.

Go: Chinese Abstract Strategy Game

$15.99
More Info

Once considered a vital part of Chinese aristocratic culture, the game of GO is not only fun but benefits players by teaching them to practice patience, discipline, and open-mindedness. 

Last Word Standing

$19.95
More Info

Last Word Standing pits 2 to 6 players against each other in a fast-paced war of the words! Players use letter cards to spell high-value words that beat out the comptetition to the highest score––or else lose half their own points in the fray! With action cards to turn the tables, swap cards, steal letters, and more, whether you're a quick speller or a long-term strategizer, in the end, it's not about who's the wordiest, but just who has the last word standing!

Mancala: Ancient African Board Game

$15.49
More Info

Master this ancient game, dating back to 4th century AD. This design features smooth river stones playing pieces and a hinged bamboo playing board that folds closed to store pieces after playing. 

product image

Mensa 10-Minute Crossword Puzzles

$9.95
More Info
It's puzzle nirvana for crossword lovers who have just a few minutes to spare, but still crave a challenge. Adapted from the popular Mensa 10-Minute Crossword Puzzles Page-A-Day Calendar, Mensa 10-Minute Crossword Puzzles strikes a perfect balance: The puzzles are tough enough to be sanctioned by Mensa, the internationally famous high-IQ society, but are designed to be solvable in ten minutes or less.

Expertly written by puzzle master Fred Piscop, Mensa member, author of the Mensa calendar, and frequent crossword contributor to both The New York Times and The Washington Post, these cleverly themed crossword puzzles will appeal to both seasoned solvers and novices looking to hone their skills. They are an addictive addition to your morning routine (just add coffee); perfect for evening downtime; just right for your commute on the subway, or while waiting at the doctor's office or sitting in a restaurant--anytime you need a mental pick-me-up. The book's chunky format, which works so well for puzzle books like The Original Sudoku series, fits easily into a purse or bag. An answer key is included at the back of the book.

Pendleton Backgammon Travel-Ready Roll-Up Game

$35.00
More Info

Roll out the fun at home, camp or on the road with this travel-friendly backgammon game. Canvas playing board features a colorful Pendleton pattern, and rolls up for easy toting. Includes 30 silkscreened wooden game pieces, 5 wooden dice and instructions, plus a vegan leather bag to store them all. 

  • Playing board is 10" x 14" unrolled; 10" x 2" rolled
  • Canvas rolled
  • Imported

Pendleton Chess & Checkers Travel-Ready Roll-Up Set

$35.00
More Info

Roll out the fun at home, camp or on the road with this travel-friendly game set. Canvas playing board features a colorfol Pendleton pattern, and rolls up for easy toting. Includes 32 silkscreened wooden game pieces that reverse for play as chess or checkers, plus a vegan leather storage bag. Instructions included. 

  • Playing board is 10" x 14" unrolled; 10" x 2" rolled
  • Canvas and wood
  • Imported

Polar Bear Puzzle

$17.95
More Info

500-piece jigsaw puzzle of a polar bear on ice from Naitonal Geographic

product image

Puzzle (1000 pieces): The Railway

$13.95
$16.95
$14.95
$17.95
$18.95
$18.95
$13.95 - $18.95
More Info
Thoughtfully conceived and engagingly intricate, our 1,000piece interlocking jigsaw puzzles combine superb color reproduction, stunning and unusual images, and sturdy construction to delight generations of novice and veteran puzzleworkers.

Puzzle - 100 piece Thirty-six Ocean Animals

$15.95
More Info

Puzzle - Charles White Mary McLeod Bethune Mural

$19.95
More Info

Puzzle - Ugly Produce 300 pc

$10.99
More Info

Ugly Produce 300 piece jigsaw puzzle. 

Puzzle 100 Pieces, Thirty-Six Butterflies

$15.95
More Info

Puzzle 100 Pieces, Thirty-Six Wild Animals

$15.95
More Info

Puzzle: Cat Stax

$15.99
$13.99
$11.99
$10.99
$14.99
$10.99 - $15.99
More Info

Storymatic: Kids!

$29.99
$29.99
More Info

No wires. No screens. No batteries. Just pick a few cards and let them lead you into a story. How you tell it is up to you. Write it, draw it, sing it! Play by yourself or in groups. Perfect for early writers, parents who need some fresh bedtime stories, teachers who want to nurture creativity, and grandparents who want to play with the kids. 

  • 360 cards = gazillions of stories (includes 20 blanks so you can invent your own prompts)
  • Content is appropriate for children and anyone who's a kid at heart
  • Comes with a booklet filled with prompts, games, and suggestions
  • Light and portable with a vintage design
  • Wild cards prompt you to go in all kinds of fun ways 
  • Cards have rounded edges––easy for small hands to hold, fun to "build" stories
  • Made in U.S.A.

May your Storymatic Kids bring you countless hours of fun and inspiration!

  • "Such a great choice for improving storytelling skills." –– Forbes
  • "These 360 cards can take you in an endless number of directions." –– TIME for Kids
  • "Inspire young bards with fun creative-writing prompts. Will your next protagonist be a jump-rope champion or the tooth fairy's silbing? Pick a card and find out!" –– Scholastic

Storymatic: Synapsis

$23.99
More Info

In Storymatic: Synapsis, stories take shape as you talk about character, setting, motivation, memory, and other things. It's a conversational, improvisational way to explore stories.

There is only one rule in Synapsis. Say Yes. Imagination lives on Yes. Yes opens doors. Yes makes stories come to life. Say Yes. 

Synapsis has 250 cards:

  • 30 Spark cards give you context for your sentence
  • 140 Riff cards give you a main word and some riffs on that word
  • 30 Connect cards give you senses and comparisons
  • 50 Ask cards prompt you to think about the story in lots of different ways

Synapsis is all about expansion, and it comes with some nifty expanding instructions that include a bunch of different ways to play, whether you're by yourself or in a gorup. 

Surakarta: Indonesian Battle Game

$15.99
More Info

Surakarta is an Indonesian strategy game, named after the anceient city of Surakarta in central Java. The game features a unique method of capture not known to exist in any other recorded board game. 

product image

The Train Your Brain Mind Exercise

$6.99
More Info
Unusual puzzles take difficulty to new heights, asking puzzlers of all skill levels to condition their brain cells, test their mental endurance, and flex their smarts.

This newest addition to the Train Your Brain collection includes 156 unique visual puzzles in a variety of styles that will stretch, engage, and entertain. These puzzles go beyond your average word search or crossword and include brainteasers, binarios(R), golf mazes, letter blocks, anagrams, word pyramids, connects, doodle puzzles, sudoku, and more.

Trash Pandas

$11.99
More Info

Trash is treasure! In this raucous card game, paw through the deck to find sets of day-old pizza, half-eaten candy, and other lucious leftovers. Roll the die to to tip over the garbage or raid a rival's rubbish, if there's no Doggos standing guard. The more you roll, the more actions you can take - but get too greedy and your turn is scrapped! Stash the most trash and you're pick of the litter!

Contents:

  • 54 cards 
  • 6 wooden tokens
  • 1 custom die