Tuesday, 7 December 2021

Kids Games Christmas Gift Guide

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One thing that is a tradition for most at Christmas is to play Christmas games. They also make the perfect gift. I love giving them to the kids as extra joint presents each year. Below I have a selection of games that you may want to consider when thinking about what new games to buy for your kids. 

1. Baffled - £21.99 *Buy Me Here
Baffled is a super fun memory game that is for ages 6+ where you need the memory of an elephant. in 60 seconds you must memorise the positions of twelve symbol tiles. But you will end up baffled as the symbols constantly swap and change positions. This game is perfect for all the family as it is designed so kids have a fair chance of beating the adults. And as we know, the kids love beating adults. You can play with as little as 2 players or as much as 4 players and it is a game that you will all enjoy over and over again. Perfect to get out and enjoy at Christmas time. 

2. Kids Charades - £14.99 *Buy Me Here*
A family classic that is often played at Christmas time in Charades, so here is a version that is perfect for kids. This fun game will have your kids in barrels of laughter as they all act out some of the actions needed for team players to guess. Simply roll the dice, pick a card, flip the timer and have fun acting out what the card says. Then win tokens in six different categories. The game is quick to learn and can be enjoyed by all ages. It can also be played in teams making the social aspect of this game perfect for Christmas.  

3. Go Nuts and Snap Fit - £4.99 each *Buy Me Here

This is a fun silly actions game which is a clever twist on Go fish that will have your children entertaining for ages. In Go Nuts players have to make a monkey out of them self to Win! Ask players for their cards by acting out the picture. Collect the cards and the one with the most wins! 
Snap fit is a card game all about getting you moving. Be the first to find the matching cards and shout Snap Fit. Now everyone must act out what is shown on the cards for a count of 10. You will end up jumping, hopping, spinning on the spot and much more while the winner of the matching cards gets to watch and laugh. 
Both of these fun games are perfect for ages 4+ and make perfect stocking fillers. 

4. Top Trumps - £11.50 * Buy Me Here *

We all know the fab game Top Trumps, well here is a version for your little football fans with world football stars.  Featuring some of a top footballers, discover how many caps, goals and trophies these players have racked up and battle it out for the title of Top Trump. Each hard offers striking photography of the players and also a bio telling you all you need to know about that player. This game is sure to keep your little football fan entertained this Christmas and its the perfect gift to pop under the tree or inside a Christmas stocking.  

5. Ghost Castle - £21.00 *Buy Me Here*
If your kids are a fan of spooky then this is the game for them. They get to play paranormal investigators by moving around the castle as you play. Race up and down stairs, through trap filled rooms and come across spooky ghosts. The game is a race and chase game where you need to avoid the traps and make it out of the house to be the winner. The game includes 5 room traps which are triggered by the glow in the dark ghost on the roof. The box becomes your game board and it is easy to set up and play. It turns into a 3 dimensional haunted house and comes with many different types of contents including a spooky shaky floor. This new version of a 1970s fun game will bring loads of fun to your household. A brilliant gift for Christmas. Recommended for ages 6+ and is for 2 to 6 players.

6. Orchard Toys Dizzy Donkey  £8.50 *Buy Me Here*
If charades is a favourite game of yours, then this will soon be a favourite game for the kids. This crazy act it out game is perfect for Christmas parties and games nights where the entire family or even friends can join in and enjoy. You could end up being a sneezing chicken or a tired penguin. The hilarious things you may have to act out is sure to get lots of laughs. This game is also a card collecting game where the person with the most cards before the donkey gets the carrot wins. Not only is this game great fun, it also teaches children about different emotions as they act out things like surprised. The game comes with 45 playing cards, 1 playing board, 1 playing piece and 1 character stand. Recommended for ages 5 Plus and for 2 - 4 players.  

7. Pass the Pugs - £9.95  *Buy Me Here* 
This is just like the classic dice throwing game only using pugs instead. Get to 100 points by throwing the pugs and getting point for the positions they land in. First to 100 points is the winner. The game comes in a cute carry case which is perfect for on the go. It contains the rule book, score pad, pencil and 2 pugs. Super easy to play and something that the kids can manage to play all by them self. Recommended for 12+ and for 2 players or more. This is the perfect game gift for an older child, a pug loving child or something perfect for a stocking filler. 

Which of the games do you like the look of the most?

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  1. Dizzy donkey sounds lots of fun

  2. Dizzy Donkey sounds like great fun x

  3. I think Baffled would be great fun to play as a family

  4. Pass the Pugs looks fun. My Great Niece would love that.

  5. Love the sound of all of them but especially ghost castle!

  6. I think Ghost Castle looks good and I think my son would like that too x

  7. Dizzy donkey sounds like a fun game for the little ones x

  8. Love the pass the pugs game because I love pugs lol but charades definitely looks the funnest!

  9. baffled, as I seem to spend most of my life baffled LOL

  10. I like the look of Ghost Castle

  11. definitely the kids charades my daughter would love it

  12. The Ghost Castle game looks cool, but would still love to win the Kids Charades :) Thanks for running the giveaway. Happy Christmas!

  13. Oh we all love games here! I love the Baffled game with the elephant.

  14. Love the sound of the Dizzy donkey. The kids would really enjoy this

  15. I remember playing Ghost Castle when I was little so I would love to play that again

  16. Pass the pugs. My niece loves pugs and would enjoy playing this with me. Reminds me of a game I used to play when I was younger called pass the piggies (or something like that).

  17. Ghost Castle sounds like fun. I love games that have some sort of elevation to them.

  18. I like the sound of Baffled which looks like fun.

  19. Pass the Pugs seems like to could be fun to play.

  20. Dizzy donkey sounds amazing! I know for a fact my son would love this. He loves pretending to be things already

  21. Have quite a few of these - dizzy donkey is fab