Games

RampShot Backyard Game

$69.99 Amazon »

RampShot calls its backyard game - or beach game, or park game, or tailgate game - "cornhole on steroids," and I don't know if that intrigues or intimidates me. I mean, I once got a black eye from playing your plain ol'...

Pop Under Pressure Popping Balloon Party Game

$24.99 Amazon »

Pop Under Pressure is a party game in which a balloon slowly inflates over the course of each round, creating stress and anxiety to complete various word challenges before it F'ing pops in your face. Are you kidding me?!...

Yahtzee: Cup Noodles

$15.74 Amazon »

I've yelled, "Yahtzee!" after finding one last container of Cup Noodles left in the house to eat enough times over the years that a Yahtzee: Cup Noodles version of the dice game makes nothing but sense to me. I've also...

Giant Inflatable Football & Tee

$14.99 Amazon »

This Giant Inflatable Football & Tee describes itself as a the perfect addition to a football or birthday party, and backyard BBQ with lawn games. I describe it as the perfect addition to Reddit's What Could Go Wrong?...

LEGO Marvel Infinity Gauntlet

$69.95 Wal-Mart »

You may not face the challenge of obtaining the Infinity Stones that sit inside the LEGO Marvel Infinity Gauntlet, but your task will be just as hard: you've got to build the entire Infinity Gauntlet from scratch...

UV-Printed Wood & Epoxy Cornhole Set

$229.99 - $279.99 Etsy »

The water, it is an illusion. And in this cornhole set, the epoxy creating the water illusion is an illusion too. Cornhole Solutions uses UV ink to print the swirly wood and epoxy river design on its Baltic Birch cornhole...

Free Pong - Beer Pong Meets Darts

$29 - $45 Kickstarter »

Free Pong isn't just beer pong meets darts. It's also art meets party, a minimalist, geometric piece of wall decor that converts into a rowdy drinking game ready to get you sloppy sloshed on a Saturday night...

Fat Brain Toys Door Pong Game

$24.95 Amazon »

Your kids can ping - and pong - their friends all day long without ever picking up the cell phone they're too young to have with this Door Pong Game from Fat Brain Toys. The twist on paddleball detaches the ball from...

LEGO Star Wars Sculptural Helmets

$49.99 - $69.99 Amazon »

Hey kids, guess what time it is? LEGO time! Nope, not for you, son. This LEGO Star Wars Darth Vader Helmet is for those of us over 18. In fact, the whole series of LEGO Star Wars Sculptural Helmets, from Stormtrooper...

All-White Rubik's Cube

Always white, always white, always white! But. Sometimes the All-White Rubik's Cube turns up a furry Wampa white, and sometimes it's a leathery Air Force 1 White...

Coronavirus Pinata

$45 Etsy »

I feel like Summer 2021 will be the Summer of COVID Vaccine Parties. Eclipsing graduation parties, 4th of July parties, and White Parties combined. And one festive way to celebrate your COVID shot, in addition to convening...

Hnefatafl Viking Chess Set

Sold Out Amazon »

Vikings, Valhalla hopefuls, Beth Harmon of The Queen's Gambit, Hnefatafl has one question for you: are you ready to fight for your king?...

Hasbro Foosketball

Foosketball is the tabletop game hybrid I never knew I always needed. Foosball meets basketball, baby. It's right up there with the Pizza Hut Foosball Pizza Box, but maybe a little under it because the latter incorporates...

Desktop Tiki Toss

$34 Amazon »

Ah, a little Tiki Toss game for me, myself, and I. This hook-and-ring design is sized for the desktop, and freestanding with a wood base to make it easy to set up on the coffee table, bar, or as a toy on your actual WFH...

Do You Look Like Your Cat? Memory Game

$14.67 Amazon »

Do you look like your cat? I don't think I look like mine. For example, my cat, Zanzibar, has a bushy tortoiseshell coat of fur that covers his entire body, while I myself am almost entirely hairless (thanks, Remington...

The Nightmare Before Christmas Operation Game

$32.95 Amazon »

See, The Nightmare Before Christmas Operation game is a great example of why I want to help eradicate this COVID pandemic. With ICUs full, healthcare workers stretched thin and rundown, and getting into a hospital becoming...

The Historical City Scratch-Off Puzzles

Assemble the 500 puzzle pieces of London, New York, or Paris of yore, and then scratch off your shiny new project to reveal an even shinier, newer project: London, New York, or Paris of today. The Historical City Scratch-Off...

Mindcrushers Ridiculous Conversation Cards

$13.63 Amazon »

Mindcrushers isn't just a set of Ridiculous Conversation Cards, it's a set of Ridiculous Conversation Cards created by 2 of the creators of another beloved set of ridiculous cards: the ones Against Humanity. Further...

Shadow Fighter - Fight Against a Wall-Projected Ninja

$29.99 Amazon »

Time to shadow box a real live shadow! The Shadow Fighter Game from Fotorama projects a Shadow Ninja onto your wall, so you...er, your kiddos ages 4 and up can practice their martial arts moves, and enjoy some friendly...

Hot Ones Truth or Dab the Game

$22.49 Amazon »

Hot Ones fans have been putting together their own DIY hot sauce challenges ever since the First We Feast YouTube show and its eternally poised and chill host, Sean Evans, gained popularity a few years ago. Hot Ones'...

LEGO Ghostbusters ECTO-1

$199.95 Amazon »

Sorry, kids, you gotta be 18 to get the LEGO Ghostbusters ECTO-1 as a Christmas gift this year. Because the ghost-pursuing machine is life-sized and motored up for driving around town! No wait...that's not it. It's because...

11 Ravens Luxury Gaming Tables

11 Ravens' luxury gaming tables are going to cost you...a helluva lot more than 11 ravens. But, with designs available for tables sporting billiards, ping pong, foosball, air hockey, shuffleboard, poker, mahjong, and...

The Game of Nasty Things

$16.42 Amazon »

The Game of Nasty Things outrages and offends in the spirit of Cards Against Humanity but, in my opinion, is a more creative - albeit more challenging - party game to play. Think of it as the difference between the Reverse...

Dude Card Game - It's a Game Where You Say Dude

$14.41 Amazon »

Dude, let me start off by saying I am in no way affiliated with Dude the card game. Nor have I ever played the Game Where You Say Dude. But, dude, come on. It's like Dude coming home to Dude...