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Toys and Games for Kids

Laser Khet 2.0 Game
Laser Khet 2.0 Game
(Based on 10 reviews)
Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Games

In this unique Egyptian-themed game, players use strategy and geometry to move mirrored pieces around the board and attack their opponent’s pieces using real laser light. Can you stay out of the laser beam’s way? Learn about angles of light, reflection and refraction, and prisms with this Mensa award winner and Toy of the Year finalist.


$39.95
English Pub Cribbage Game
English Pub Cribbage Game
(Based on 3 reviews)
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The only card game that can be legally played for money in English pubs, cribbage evolved from a shipboard game called noddy. It was one of the few games that could be played on the rolling seas, as it used pegs and holes that could be carved directly into a sailor's bunk. A 17th-century British poet made cribbage popular in English courts, where he distributed packs of marked cards to the aristocracy, inevitably beat them out of tidy sums, and managed to gamble his way to a $7 million contribution to King Charles I's army. Mahogany-stained three-fold case includes cards, pegs, and rule book.
$24.95
World Map Interactive Touch Pad Toy
World Map Interactive Touch Pad Toy
(Based on 4 reviews)
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Parents and kids will have fun learning about geography together with this challenging electronic game. Listen to all the fun facts, then test your knowledge. With its more than 1,000 quiz questions, curious kids will be geo-experts long before they’ve gotten to the end.


$29.95
Endangered Animal Discovery Game
Endangered Animal Discovery Game
(Based on 2 reviews)
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Preschool and kindergarten-aged kids will love this fun take-along game that's packed with animal facts and sounds. The NG kids who tested this game loved it!


Kids can use the attached key to open the case and get to the 30-page activity booklet tucked inside. Use the magic pen to play the games and answer the quizzes, then check your answers with the electronic module. The magic ink disappears in a few hours so kids can play again and again. Or press the paw print on the electronic module to hear a fun fact about endangered animals. There's also a secret compartment underneath the activity booklet to stash small treasures away from prying eyes.


$24.95
Expedite Board Game
Expedite Board Game
(Based on 2 reviews)
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Expedite is a fast-paced, strategic route-building game that puts you in the role of an international shipping magnate. Make decisions about which city hubs to buy and how to connect them. Should you buy a competitor's hub? If you wait too long to buy a hub, you can lose a key shipping center and have to pay precious points that could have been yours. Whoever controls the hubs, controls the trade and controls the game. All it takes is perfect timing and a little bit of luck.


$45.00
$26.99
Road Trip Word Game
Road Trip Word Game
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Relive the fun—and frustrations—of road trips with the family with this wacky word game. Packaged in a retro tin travel trailer, this game is sure to bring back fond memories and get friends and family laughing. Two to four players or teams take turn answering questions like, “Can you rattle off three towns that start with ‘P’?” What about “Name three fast foods that start with ‘B.’” or finish “Tales of the Trip” by filling in the blanks with words beginning with ‘A,’ as in… “When we stopped in Albuquerque, I bought an armadillo to give to Aunt Alice!” As you complete each challenge, you’ll motor across the USA, collecting Rest Stop cards along the way. Some are lucky breaks, and some are potholes!


$29.95
Cathedral Game Travel Edition
Cathedral Game Travel Edition
(Based on 2 reviews)
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Learn how ancient cities defended against outside invasion and what the internal competition for land was like with this strategic game. Fortress walls in medieval cities like Carcassonne, France, and Rhodes, Greece, kept invaders at bay, but inside the walls residents strategized for the best living spaces. In this game, position your buildings within the perimeter while preventing your opponent from doing the same. Victory goes to the player who is best at blocking his or her rival.


$29.95
$19.99
Quadefy Game
Quadefy Game
(Based on 1 review)
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Quadefy satisfies the innate human desire to build. Construct, match wits, and problem-solve while creating structures inspired by the Maya step pyramids of Chichén Itzá and Tulum, the soaring Roman arches of the Colosseum, and the magnificent Greek columns of the Parthenon. Challenge your opponent to a Quadefy battle, where you try to force each other out of the safety of the 3-D “quad” and become the victor of this unique board game.


$34.95
$19.99
Kids Interactive Intelliglobe
Kids Interactive Intelliglobe
(Based on 3 reviews)
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Both entertaining and educational, our new interactive students’ globe keeps kids exploring for hours. Touch the wireless “pen” to the globe to play games and hear more than 10,000 facts about the world in English, Spanish, French, and German. Includes a 48-page book featuring maps, world flags, landmarks, animals, dinosaurs, explorers, moon and sky maps, and more.


$149.95
Celtic Challenge Game
Celtic Challenge Game
(Based on 4 reviews)
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Simple to learn, yet complex to master, Celtic Challenge is an eye-catching game that will entertain family and friends for hours. To win, be the player who removes the most matching tiles from the board during six quick rounds of play. During a game, if you choose the "binary knot" tile, you'll be prompted to open the accompanying instruction/history book and learn about the meaning of Celtic symbology and runes.


$39.95
Shut the Box Game - Bookshelf Edition
Shut the Box Game - Bookshelf Edition
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Played for centuries in the ports of England, National Geographic now brings this game to the world for all to enjoy. The classic wood box and tiles give this game its old century charm. Roll the dice and lay down any combination of tiles to match your roll. Keep rolling until you can't match your roll on the remaining tiles. Low score wins; lay down all the tiles and you've shut the box. Easy to learn and hard to stop playing, this handsome bookshelf edition is fun for the entire family.
$34.95
Laser Maze Game
Laser Maze Game
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This award-winning, single-player game looks like magic but requires real critical thinking to win. Using mirrors, a splitter, and a blocker to bend the laser and hit the target, this game allows players to set their own pace and learn as they go. With 60 challenges from simple to expert, the Laser Maze builds sequential reasoning and planning skills while you play.


$29.95
Wacky Wigglers Mechanical Toy Set
Wacky Wigglers Mechanical Toy Set
(Based on 3 reviews)
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When we tested this construction learning kit, our pint-size volunteers spent hours honing their mechanical reasoning and creativity skills while building an endless series of crazy creatures. Using motorized gears, springs, flashing lights, glow-in-the-dark eyes, and chomping teeth, kids can construct any of four suggested Wigglers or stretch their imaginations inventing new ones.
$54.95
Safari Rush Hour Game
Safari Rush Hour Game
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You’ll pass lions, impalas, rhinos, and even a huge termite mound as you maneuver your rover through this safari traffic jam, inspired by Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park. Draw a card to determine the board set-up, then make your escape one precise step at a time. There are 50 starting combinations, including ten junior cards for the youngest adventurers.


$29.95
$10.99
Rapid-fire Robot
Rapid-fire Robot
(Based on 20 reviews)
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As featured in the July 1997 issue of National Geographic, the science of robotics has many applications but none as fun as this electronic wonder. Using the handheld controller, kids of all ages can sharpen their hand-eye coordination skills and command Rapid-fire Robot to walk forward and backward, turn left and right, travel into another room, talk, dance, and launch soft foam disks. Includes educational fact card about robots.


$39.95
Glow in the Dark Lab Kit
Glow in the Dark Lab Kit
(Based on 1 review)
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Kids try their hand at mad science using a unique set of mad lab tools including mixing and measuring tools as well as creature molds, glow sticks, fluorescent ink, a black-light activator, and an abundance of potions like polymers and glow-in-the-dark powder to concoct 20 science experiments that glow, ooze and bounce. Create a lava lamp, glowing slime, super glow balls, glow ink and much more. All the while, they’ll be learning about things like fluorescence, phosphorescence, chemiluminescence, bioluminescence, polymers, non-Newtonian fluids, carbon dioxide reactions, crystal formation, and nucleation.


$25.95
Squishy Science Lab Kit
Squishy Science Lab Kit
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Our deluxe, award-winning Squishy Science kit includes the Amazing Squishy Brain and Squishy Human Body, designed to give kids a hands-on anatomy lesson. The squishy brain is a 24-piece, anatomically correct model with moving mandible (jawbone) plus squishy brain and eyeballs. Keep an open mind with this astonishingly amazing tour of the wonder we call the brain. The squishy body comes complete with removable squishy organs as well as representative skeletal, vascular, and muscular systems, kids explore the complex inner workings of the human body and literally see how it all works.


$42.95
Mexican Train Dominoes
Mexican Train Dominoes
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The object of this classic domino game is for a player to play all of the dominoes in his or her hand, forming trains that branch out from a central hub. Despite its Mexican nickname, the games roots date as far back as 11th century A.D. China, with games like Pai Gow and Heaven Nine. Our version features a solid wood train station, diecast metal trains, 91 double-12 dominoes, and a sliding top wooden box for storing the entire set. Detailed game rules are included.


$59.95
Remote-control Machines Kit
Remote-control Machines Kit
(Based on 5 reviews)
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Build your own motorized vehicles and machines and control them with a wireless remote control unit. A unique six button infrared remote allows you to control three different motors simultaneously, moving each of them forward or in reverse, with easy-to-activate touch sensors. The three motors can be combined to make complex vehicles and machines in numerous configurations limited only by your imagination.


$84.95
Programmable Robot Rover
Programmable Robot Rover
(Based on 9 reviews)
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Kids can become robotic engineers—no computer required—with this simple, programmable roving robot helper. There are no remote controls; instead, kids give the robot instructions, test it, and then send it off to deliver a recorded message, carry a drink, bring a treat to a pet, guard a bedroom, or just roam around.


$75.00
GeoSafari Laptop
GeoSafari Laptop
(Based on 1 review)
Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

It's a quiz… a game… a whole new world of interactive learning! Kids will uncover fascinating facts about nature, history, wildlife, and science with the go-anywhere Laptop, which uses illustrated data cards for 126 games and 2,000 questions. Compact construction and all-age appeal make it an ideal travel game for the whole family. A storage compartment holds the cards. Lights and sounds reward correct answers; three modes of play offer fun and challenge for kids of different ages.


$64.95
$39.99
Ultimate Geode Kit
Ultimate Geode Kit
(Based on 4 reviews)
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One of the ways geodes form is by gas bubbles escaping from volcanic rock. Over millions of years, minerals seep in and crystals start to form inside. Our kit includes 20 geodes that you can crack open to reveal crystal formations that might include quartz, calcite, or even amethyst. Take a whack and see what you discover! Includes safety goggles and an activity booklet. A household hammer is required.


$49.95
$19.99
K'nex Robo Creatures - Set of 3
K'nex Robo Creatures - Set of 3
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K’nex building systems put engineering education into action as kids use the dynamic, open-ended sets to build cool, motorized gadgets. Each set of three robo-creatures—Smash, Sting, and Strike—comes with more than 150 parts and motors that enable unique movements. Combine kits or add on to existing K’nex systems to build even bigger robots of your own creation.


$49.95
$19.99
Little Passports World Edition - One-year Subscription
Little Passports World Edition - One-year Subscription
(Based on 2 reviews)
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Little Passports is a child’s ticket to an exciting global adventure and a life-long appreciation of history, geography, culture, and language. Inspire a love and understanding of the world as your favorite junior globetrotter learns about a new country each month.


$135.00
Mine for Gems Mineral Science Kit
Mine for Gems Mineral Science Kit
(Based on 1 review)
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What cooler way to start a rock collection than to dig for treasure yourself? Get out the digging and brush and excavate 10 real gemstones from a block of packed earth—using the same tools and techniques as real gem-hunters, archaeologists, and paleontologists. You’ll find purple amethyst, pyrite (or fool’s gold), quartz crystals, striped tigers eye, and other semi-precious stones. An adventure guide details 10 games, puzzles, and challenges to help you learn unique details of your newly unearthed treasures. Winner of Creative Child magazine’s 2013 Kids Product of the Year.


$29.95
Robotic Arm Engineering Kit
Robotic Arm Engineering Kit
(Based on 3 reviews)
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Learn the basics of robotic engineering with this Dr. Toy award-winning robotic arm kit. Control five motors and five joints using the five-switch gearbox. It grips, moves its “wrist” up and down 120 degrees, extends its “elbow,” rotates, reaches, and lifts. Easy-to-follow, illustrated instructions pave the way for successful kit-building for budding mechanical engineers.


$54.95
$39.99
GoldieBlox and the Spinning Machine Engineering Set
GoldieBlox and the Spinning Machine Engineering Set
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Despite what the toy aisle might suggest, girls aren’t only interested in pink princesses. Building, inventing, and storytelling are part of creative play for all kids. GoldieBlox brings together storytelling and spatial skills to create building kits that appeal to girls and boys alike. Each GoldieBlox kit centers on a story about a girl named Goldie and helps kids develop targeted skills in the STEM disciplines: science, technology, engineering, and math. In this award-winning debut story, kids help Goldie build a belt drive machine, learning and playing as they go.


$32.00
Triceratops Bulldozer
Triceratops Bulldozer
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This award-winning toy truck is part bulldozer, part triceratops, and hours of tough and tumble fun. Dirt and sand don’t stand a chance against the foreman of the Dino Construction crew. Made entirely out of plastic, it goes from backyard to beach with ease and rinses clean with no fear of rusting. With a real steering wheel inside the cab, little builders can direct the Dino truck wherever their imagination takes them. Instead of bulldozer tracks, this mean machine leaves behind dinosaur footprints. Great for indoor and outdoor fun. Play-powered, so no batteries required!


$49.95
Gyroscopic Remote-controlled Flying Sphere
Gyroscopic Remote-controlled Flying Sphere
(Based on 2 reviews)
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This multidirectional, radio-controlled UFO is fully assembled and ready to fly. Gyroscopic action keeps the motor stable while the sphere turns and dips, just like in unmanned aerial vehicles. The safety cage prevents damage to the blades while you get the hang of flight, and to your home when the inevitable crashes happen. The rechargeable lithium battery powers a 5-minute flight on a 30-minute charge.


$39.00
littleBits Deluxe Electronics Kit
littleBits Deluxe Electronics Kit
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Like high-tech building blocks, the littleBits Deluxe Kit lets kids (and grown-ups) create complex electronics with little more than time and imagination. They look flashy—and yes, you really can make them flash—but the “bits” or modules are really just tiny interchangeable circuit boards that snap together with magnets. No soldering, wiring, or programming required, making littleBits an excellent beginner’s introduction to the "maker culture" of learning through doing, and STEAM principles of engineering and problem-solving.


$199.00