Category Archives: Games

The Croods Video Game and App Giveaway

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When I first saw the ad for The Croods from DreamWorks Animation, I was skeptical. Cave men aren’t really my thing. But having seen the full trailer and read some reviews, I’m kind of excited to take the kids. It looks like a fun movie (it opens on March 22). And what better way to…

Spot it! Game Review

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I’m always on the lookout for good family games that allow people of different ages to play with a level playing field. It’s a bonus for me if they are portable and thought-provoking. The first time I saw Spot it! was at the Marbles: The Brain Store grand opening and I thought it was pretty…

Marbles: The Brain Store–Heaven in a Mall

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I recently had the opportunity to attend a preview of the new Marbles: The Brain Store in the Northshore Mall in Peabody, MA. It’s a great store full of books, games, puzzles, toys, software and novelties, all designed to challenge and stimulate your mind. My kind of heaven, honestly. Which is why I jumped at…

Day 26– Just Dance with Ubisoft

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This is Day 26 in the 40 Days of Giveaways. If you follow me on About.com at all, you know that I’m a big fan of the dance games from Ubisoft. We’ve got Just Dance, Just Dance 2, Dance on Broadway, Just Dance Kids and Michael Jackson: The Experience. We have the first four for…

FlipOut–A Family Game Review

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You may remember some past reviews of Gamewright Games on Quirky Fusion. I enjoyed one of them so much that I included it on the Go-To Gift Guide for Birthdays and Other Special Occasions. We recently received a copy of one of Gamewright’s new games, FlipOut, and it didn’t disappoint. FlipOut is a unique card…

Gamewright = Great Games for Family Game Night

Gamewright games are smart, fun and extremely high quality. Check out the games I had a chance to review and add them to your list of go-to gifts!