The Toy Man® 2017 News & Reviews - "It's about a whole lot more than just toys!"
  • Game Reviews

    New Board Games, Skill Builders,Puzzles, and Accessories

    Sort by:   Age Range   Product Type

    FEATURE PRODUCT:   The Greatest Dot to Dot Adventure - Book 1 - In this imaginitive new dot-to-dot puzzle book, you begin your adventure following a guide; an imaginative young boy searching for the missing pieces of a mysterious gift. Together, visitors will navigate challenging puzzles and unearth secret clues to discover new species of dots and spectacular views.

    Abstract Games
    Donkey...It's A Kick!

    Donkey is a fast paced, unpredictable card game that will have you saving for 4 of a kind one round, and building a barn out of your cards the next. Be the first player to master whatever crazy challenge comes your way, and quickly grab a Donkey Puck...but watch out for the Kicker!

    Animal Toys

    "WonderElla™ is a wonder-filled memory game of Sets & Match with Math, Colors, and Animals. WonderElla comes in an adorable cotton bag containing 18 jumbo-sized, game pieces depicting Ella and nine of her animal friends. The WonderElla game pieces can be filled with surprise hidden treats for added fun and excitement!

    Board Games
    Po-Rum-Bo Card Matching Board Game

    Po-Rum-Bo is a combination of Poker & Rummy played on a Game Board. Using playing cards from all four playing card suits, players place them criss-cross, either “across” or “down” on a game board with bonus squares. You earn points with every play of the game based on the cards played, the hands created and the board bonus squares used.

    Perfect Stride

    Perfect Stride is an exciting horse-themed card game for 2 - 4 players ages 8 and up. Players are riders who partner up with a horse of their choosing for a high-speed race across the countryside over a hidden course of jumps. Riders collect ribbons with each successful jump as they race toward the finish line. The rider with the most ribbon points wins the game.

    LiEBRARY - The Game Where the First Line Speaks Volumes

    The object of the game is to convince other players that your first line is the correct one. Players earn points by either writing a first line good enough to fool others into voting for it or by guessing the correct first line after all the entries are read.


    One of the most "unusual" products ever to be with inducted into The Toy Man® Product Guide is this crazy game called Triviathon. Nothing special in the title of this game but you had better be ready because this game is a guaranteed barrel of laughs...err no, I would rather say a truckload of laughs!

    Board Games - Adult Level
    Yamodo! Party Time

    Yamodo! (ya-mode-o) challenges you and your friends to draw and define a set of made-up Yamodo! words. Laughter is guaranteed as you find yourself trying to explain the unexplainable. Prepare for a hilarious good time, to have your imagination tested...

    Board Games - Ethical Values

    he board game of summer camp adventures. Once around the board, is one very realistic day at summer camp. Players choose how long to play and can extend or shorten the game. Instructions for New Campers are in a real comic book format. Lots of Mischief, Activities, and Announcements keep all players interest and involved, even if it is not their turn.

    Board Games - Family
    Road Trip - A Timeless Family Game

    If you are going on long ride between any two places, Road Trip will make the experience pass by in to time. Even at home the game is a blast to play!

    Reverse Charades

    Reverse Charades is a hilarious twist on a classic charades game where one person acts out words for the team to guess. With Reverse Charades, the entire team has 60 seconds to act out as many words as one person can guess. It

    Wits and Wagers - Family Edition

    Wits & Wagers Family is a family-friendly version of the popular Wits & Wagers game where you can win without knowing any trivia. Kid-friendly questions, easier rules, and no poker chips. Perfect game for all ages to play together! To play, every player writes down a guess to fun questions.

    Wackelkuh - Wiggling Cow Board Game

    Elsa the cow loves to eat fresh grass. How much grass can you pull from under Elsa before she tips over? A curious game of skill and technique.

    Flip2BFit - Fitness In A Box

    Board Games - Intellectual Development
    Outside The Box

    outside the box gives every single player a chance to be a hero by helping his or her team win. There are no dice. Teams can only advance by getting the answers right.

    Board Games - Strategy
    Commander-In-Chief - The Board Game

    Commander-In-Chief is a fun fast playing abstract strategy war board game in which a player’s military vehicles work together to “capture” their opponent’s Commander while simultaneously defending their own. Commander-In-Chief is a 2 – 4 player combination of Chess & Checkers with an Air, Land & Sea military theme.

    Books - Word / Picture / Story
    Wizarday! When Our Stuff Went Away

    Wizarday is a lively educational story for children age eight and up. Wizarday is an hilarious tale filled with fun characters, silly names and games and charts. The story, with its engaging, free family of characters, provides a fun platform from which to teach children the importance and benefits of routine. It also helps them—and parents!—understand how such routine can evolve through playful two-way communication.

    Card Game
    Zombie Ninja Pirates

    Zombies are cool! Ninjas are cool! Pirates are cool! Mad Scientists are also cool! But the coolest thing is the Zombie Ninja Pirates, a card game where you get to play all four types while scoring points. To make it even better, you keep getting nifty objects in your chest that make you cooler and help you win.

    Card Games
    Befuzzled - A Fun Q Games Product

    Befuzzled makes the simple concept of taking the correct action based on a flipped card becomes surprisingly challenging. It is a high-energy yet not fast-paced game. Players stay on edge anticipating the flip of the next card as they try to be the first to act.

    Card Games - Educational
    Jukem Football Card Game

    Whether you are a football novice or hardcore fan, Jukem Football is the fun, competitive card game that puts you in the action! Jukem Football is the anytime, anywhere football card game. Play it at tailgates, parties, game nights and on the go!

    Card Games - Recreational Play
    Knock Down, Drag Out

    Knock Down, Drag Out lets you join the hectic melee of a Wild West bar fight. The rules are brutally simple and the action is fast-paced! Punch, kick, and club your opponents. Be the last patron standing to win!

    Card Games - Sports Related
    Third and Long

    Third and Long recreates the action of a pro football game. Two coaches take turns on offense and defense, calling plays and executing drives. Touchdowns, field goals, fumbles, interceptions, penalties, and big plays are all part of the exciting action.

    CD/DVD Games - Elementary
    Roman Town

    Experience the thrill of uncovering ancient objects. Exercise your problem solving and analytical thinking skills with fun puzzles and mini-games as you analyze valuable artifacts. Roman Town is the only game of its kind to the best of our knowledge that allows you to be an archaeologist, managing your team of diggers at a realistic excavation site.

    Computer Software - Educational
    ItzaBitza (for Mac)

    Draw a house and watch Sketchy shrink to fit in the door; draw flames and watch the rocket ship blast off; draw a triangle for the wheel of the farmer’s tractor just for a laugh. In the award winning game ItzaBitza™, drawings truly come to life.

    Educational Games - Board / Tabletop
    National Finger Football - Alabama

    We've all played the game before, the football is a folded sheet of paper in the shape of a triangle. The field is a tabletop and the goal is to score a touchdown by flicking the football across the table until part of it hangs over the edge. Zelosport has now taken this concept to a whole new level.

    Family Board & Table Top Games
    Tsuro - The Game of the Path

    Tsuro - The Game Of The Path is a tile laying game where the tiles show paths and on your turn you must lay a tile next to your stone. If the path leads you into another person’s stone or off the board you lose. The last player on the board wins!


    BANANAGRAMS® is a fast and fun anagram game that drives players bananas! Requiring no pencil, paper or board, Bananagrams comes in a small portable banana shaped pouch and is perfect fun for kids from 7 – 97 years-old, at home or on the go.


    Appletters® is a domino-like game for ages six and up where players connect letters in lieu of dots. The game comes in an apple-shaped cloth pouch containing 110 ivory-like tiles. In addition to the version for a younger audience, the game also includes instructions for more adult play - APPLE TURNOVER™ for an extra challenge and APPLESCORE™ for word lovers who like to have fun with palindromes and semi-palindromes.

    Games - Board / Tabletop
    Chess3 [ Chess Cubed ]

    Chess is already a game which has been a classic game for generations; a game which stimulates the mind and influences strategic developmental skills. Chess3 takes this game of strategy and focus, magically infuses fun into...

    Smash or Trash

    Smash or Trash is the game where players make up hysterical new lyrics to popular hit music! You can guarantee the dust will be shaken off some brain cells with this game! Smash or Trash is an excellent source for creating social interaction and...

    Comet® - Family and Bible Educational Board Games

    Comet, The Fast Path to Learning board games, are an engaging way to learn and spell and re-defines the definition of Play. Build vocabulary, aid reading comprehension and improve writing skills.

    Games - Card

    In Triplica, players compete by placing cards down to line up three of the shapes in a row to match their secret goal. The first player to score five goals wins the game. Triplica can also be played as a solitaire game where all 36 goals must be scored

    Games - Group Interactive
    Telegruv - The Dance Telephone Game

    Telegruv is a new party game that borrows the concept of the classic game Telephone, but instead of passing a phrase down a chain of people, competing teams try to pass along a series of dance moves from memory. The game provides nonstop laughter as the original dance moves degenerate with hilarious results!

    Games - Novelty
    Codigo Cube

    Codigo Cube is a socially interactive trivia game using your web-enabled camera phone, a free app, and our patent-pending QR Coded die! Codigo Cube is updated with new questions daily! When ever breaking news happens Codigo Cube gets updated.

    Games - Strategy

    Jishaku™ is a patent-pending, portable strategy game like chess or checkers that can be played anywhere – the kitchen or the beach. But unlike chess, there is an element of surprise when the magnets jump out of position, without warning...

    New Inductees
    You've Been Sentenced Word Game

    The multi award-winning You’ve been Sentenced! word game uses pentagon-shaped cards with conjugations of funny words, famous names, and familiar places.  Each player uses his or her hand of 10 cards to build a grammatically correct sentence, racing the other players while also trying to score the most points per round.

    Puzzles / Brainteasers
    HABA Little Hand Puzzles - Animals, Farm, & Construction

    HABA Puzzles for little hands. These sets of puzzles include 6 puzzles with 2, 3, and 4 pieces. Perfect for the beginning puzzler! Contains solid easy to place pieces with a wooden figure for creative play with the pieces!

    Strategy Games

    Diception™, is a fast paced, fun for the whole family, board game that keeps you guessing who is telling the truth and who is really bluffing!

    Induction Certificate Number:   740‑
    Induction Date:    , 

    Company URL: 

    Evaluation Report Summary (ERS) Date:  //

    Product Type Release Year Primary Usage Target Age / Max. Weight   Target Gender

    Final product / service rating is averaged from the sum total of ALL applicable evaluation category scores. Only scores of "3" or higher are published.

    There are a total of 357 evaluation categories which are used in our evaluation process.
    (NOTE: Not all categories are applicable to any one product or online service.)

    Only 6 of the evaluation category rating scores for this New Inductee's evaluation are featured for public view.

    image of factory with ecological leaves symbol. Trade Industry Sales Types

    Wholesale Retail Reseller Online 


    CE MarkedUL ApprovedJPMA Certified
    ASTM Complianteco-Friendlyeco-Conscious

    Independent Lab Tested  Independent Lab Name 
    LeadSafe™ - Surface Coatings/PaintLeadSafe™ - Content / SubstratesPhthalatesSafe
    BPASafeSoluble Heavy MetalsMechanical/Physical
    Flammability - Solids/TextilesLabeling of Hazardous Art MaterialsiWatchDog™ Approved
    (Complies with ICCS™ Certification Standards)

    UPC Code / ISBN#Manufacturer SKUAge Grading

    Manufactured InSafety Hazard/Warnings


  • Socialize

           Linked In Logo for The Toy Man News & Reviews     Link to our Linkedin Account      Link to The Toy Man eNews videos on YouTube

    SIGN UP HERE to get our exclusive News & Reviews
    delivered to you, direct and FREE, via eMail.




    Zamhruas nakertya
    herasj asegast nveritsa kasetya pcabose.


    Bsdfas segaveritsa
    vitade jeasera cabose.

    More News


  • Our Events


    Euismod in vehicula ut, varius et lorem ae
    stibulum, nisi ultricies ornare convalis, velit orci conse.


    Phasellus scelerisque sollicitudin convalli si Maecenas lobortis massa ut. quam porttised congue ligula mattis.

    More Events


    Samhruas naty kertya herasj asegast nverits vitaertyuade jeasera kasetya pcabo nerafae uasrtyua asertisa.

  • Vision

    Dedicated to advancing the evolution of product development converging with marketing of innovative educational and consumer-based products.


    In short, our primary mission is to deliver the detailed, well studied, all-encompasing, and carefully studied product evaluations which buyers and consumers are looking for.


    Our Staff

    Rev. James G.W. Fisher
    First Founder, CEO, Product Evaluation Specialist and Chief Editor

    Dr. Natalie Saunders

    Rev. C. H. Oliver

  • Awards

    The Toy Man® Awards
    About Our Awards

    This section is dedicated to providing information about each of our awards.  Each award is unique not just in design, but in purpose as well.  Each award is featured below with a brief description of the criteria to be met to be a recipient of it.

    The objective behind this is to enable our readers to gain a greater understanding of the value and signifigance of each award. With a greater understanding of our awards as well as our Seal of Approval, you can make more informed and effective buying decisions.

    The Toy Man® Award of Excellence

    The products and online services which become recipients of "The Toy Man® Award of Excellence" acheived an evaluation category rating average of [5] Stars, the highest level of rating available on a 1-5 scale evaluation model.  The average is based upon the overall average from all applicable evaluation categories, not just the 6 evaluation categories featured in this summary.
  • Contact Info

    Toy Man News & Reviews
    8635 West Sahara Ave, #439
    Las Vegas, NV 89117-5858

    Telephone: 702.277.7370


  • Privacy Policy

    Aenean auctor wisi et urna, Aliquam erat volutpat, Duis ac turpi Integer rutrum
    Vivamus adipiscing feugiat consequat. Donec consequat iaculis consectetur. Nulla sodales imperdiet mauris eu tristique. Ut at nisl malesuada erat molestie dignissim. Nunc egestas nisl nec tortor congue malesuada. Sed non neque ipsum? Etiam in metus lorem. Curabitur et quam iaculis odio pellentesque rhoncus. Etiam eget metus dolor, ac viverra mi. Sed eget odio quam. Fusce aliquam rhoncus tellus non porttitor. Cras id interdum libero. Aliquam eu diam ut eros pretium tincidunt. Vestibulum ante ipsum primis in faucibus orci hendrerit.Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Pellentesque viverra urna quis felis elementum ultrices. Aenean id urna lectus. Quisque vel risus ac lacus scelerisque vestibulum nec a eros! Ut vitae velit pretium leo dignissim dictum. Phasellus mollis accumsan urna eget dictum. Phasellus viverra placerat nisl eu laoreet.Ut quis odio vitae nisi sagittis accumsan at vel nulla. Curabitur lobortis laoreet dignissim. Duis augue leo, laoreet ac lacinia id; gravida ac leo. Nullam rutrum vestibulum turpis non fringilla. Quisque non nibh at ante placerat pulvinar eu sed urna. Vestibulum viverra sodales diam eget mattis. Morbi venenatis risus sit amet turpis fringilla vel consectetur dolor aliquet! Ut a nulla sapien. Aliquam nunc ante, laoreet id tincidunt at, pharetra ut leo.

  • More News

    $(window).load(function() { $('#slider').nivoSlider({ effect: 'random', // Specify sets like: 'fold,fade,sliceDown' slices: 15, // For slice animations boxCols: 8, // For box animations boxRows: 4, // For box animations animSpeed: 500, // Slide transition speed pauseTime: 6000, // How long each slide will show startSlide: 0, // Set starting Slide (0 index) directionNav: true, // Next & Prev navigation directionNavHide: true, // Only show on hover controlNav: true, // 1,2,3... navigation controlNavThumbs: false, // Use thumbnails for Control Nav controlNavThumbsFromRel: false, // Use image rel for thumbs controlNavThumbsSearch: '.jpg', // Replace this with... controlNavThumbsReplace: '_thumb.jpg', // ...this in thumb Image src keyboardNav: true, // Use left & right arrows pauseOnHover: true, // Stop animation while hovering manualAdvance: false, // Force manual transitions captionOpacity: 0.8, // Universal caption opacity prevText: 'Prev', // Prev directionNav text nextText: 'Next', // Next directionNav text randomStart: false, // Start on a random slide beforeChange: function(){}, // Triggers before a slide transition afterChange: function(){}, // Triggers after a slide transition slideshowEnd: function(){}, // Triggers after all slides have been shown lastSlide: function(){}, // Triggers when last slide is shown afterLoad: function(){} // Triggers when slider has loaded }); });
  • aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa