As someone who is highly visual, I am excited to play
Wavelength is a social guessing game where two teams compete to read each other’s minds.
Fold’N Fly is an impressive paper airplane database. I know what I am doing with my kids tonight!
(via Dense Discovery)
My son’s head will explode when I show him the
Chrome Music Lab. It’s a website that makes learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments.
(via Dense Discovery)
This puzzle looks mighty satisfying. I’d sit down and puzzle away.
Beetle Puzzle by DOIY is stunning. Comes with a adhesive sheets to stick the puzzle pieces together to frame or display as art at the end.
Thought Hopper 3000 – an online destination for a 5 minute vacation by Vera van Wolferen. Beautiful. And mad respect for the x-acto knife skills.
GeoGuessr: Play with a friend or by yourself. You’re plopped somewhere in the world in Google Maps and you have a set amount of time to pinpoint where you are.
The WaterMat‘ is a non-inflatable, floating mat that’s basically a portable island. The mat can hold up to 1,200 pounds and rolls up for easy transportation making it perfect for your next lake adventure. FUN!
I think I would enjoy playing this:
VR Beat Saber.
If my kids were still little, I would support this
Kickstarter and buy a set of Tooder flashcards. The interactive iPad part makes it fun and parent-indepdenent. Winner!
Zach Lieberman and his wife Molmol Kuo created an iOS app that lets you draw with type, it’s appropriately called Weird Type. Type floating in space makes my heart go pitter patter.
A few weeks ago I was at a friend’s house in LA and he showed me
Infento. This makes me want to be a kid! You can build various rides for your kids, with your kids. This is next level LEGO-kinda-play!
Learn typography, color, kerning, and more, all by playing a few
Skyline Chess brings the iconic architecture of New York City to your chess board. Made me smile.
The Creature Garden App by Tinybop is delightful. It lets you create incredible, fantastical creatures with 100s of different hooves and horns, wings and beaks, paws and claws, and more. So much fun!
Rubber Band Gun. My kids would love this.
Toio, Sony’s new toy for kids is designed to inspire a future generation of robotics engineers.
Ustwo launches Monument Valley 2, a sequel to the hit puzzle game. I know what I’ll be doing this weekend!
My family used to play hours and hours of Backgammon when I was a kid. This
colorful set put a smile on my face. I would totally give this a home.
The fine folks over at Tinybop have been busy and launched a new app, called
Mammals. The app comes with a free handbook to play and learn with your kids. It entails interactivity tips, fun facts and questions you can ask the kids.
DIY Geoboard project looks like so much fun. Definitely something I’d love to try with my kids.
I will definitely bring up
this game by Sarah Kay at a future dinner with my friends.