Tag Archives: Card Game

Exploding Kittens launches two new card games and expands into the puzzles space

Exploding Kittens’ big bang is continuing to expand with the formulation – and release – of two new titles from its two most successful franchises, and its launch into the jigsaw puzzles space. Throw Throw Avocado and Exploding Kittens: Recipes for Disaster introduce the latest brand expansions for Exploding Kittens’ …

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Mattel launches environmentally focused UNO with artist and activist Shepard Fairey

Mattel has partnered up with the renowned contemporary artist, activist, and illustrator, Shepard Fairey for the release of a new UNO deck made with sustainable materials and themed around the artist’s environmental activism. The new deck has been designed by both Fairey and the UNO team at the artist’s LA …

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Bubblegum Stuff makes tabletop card game debut with Plant-Based Riot

The east London gift and games company, Bubblegum Stuff is making its tabletop card game debut with the launch of its family-friendly title Plant-Based Riot to the Kickstarter platform. Developed by a trio of designers; Courtney Wood, Roberto Rotaru, and Matt Ludlow, the new title is the result of 18 …

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Exploding Kittens launches first licensed title Exploding Minions with Illumination and Universal

The hit tabletop games publisher, Exploding Kittens has launched its first licensed game, Exploding Minions, developed in collaboration with Illumination and Universal Brand Development. The new game is a Minions-inspired take on its flagship Exploding Kittens card game, drawing on the appeal of one of the most successful animation franchises …

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Exploding Kittens bursts onto Nintendo Switch and marks launch of new tabletop title A Little Wordy

It’s been a busy week at the Exploding Kittens offices as the team behind the strategic tabletop card game makes a play for Nintendo Switch as well as marks the launch of its new tabletop word game, A Little Wordy. Recognised as a highly strategic, kitty-powered version of Russian roulette, …

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Spin Master details season three launches for Bakugan and Mighty Express on Netflix

Spin Master is laying new tracks for two of its biggest franchises, with season three launches for both its anime series Bakugan and its pre-school hit Mighty Express on the streaming platform Netflix. The latest installment from the Bakugan series, Bakugan: Geogan Rising includes an innovative new toy line, card …

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Children’s charity London Play searches for retailers for its Play 52 fund-raising card game

The children’s charity, London Play is calling on stockists and retailers to help get its range of Play 52 playing cards into the hands of consumers and raise money to support disadvantaged children around London. Over the last six months, the UK charity has developed and launched a range of …

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Mattel Films and rapper Lil Yachty to co-produce UNO live-action film

Mattel’s best-selling family card game, UNO has landed its own live-action motion picture, the global toy maker has revealed, tapping the Grammy-nominated rapper Lil Yachty to co-produce. The toy maker’s entertainment division, Mattel Films has confirmed that the production will work from a screenplay for an action heist comedy, set …

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Book of Beasties to provide UK schools with children’s mental health support

The children’s mental wellness game developer, Book of Beasties has committed to providing all schools in the UK with free remote learning mental health support, to help children through the current crisis. The London-based startup, creator of a multi-award winning mental wellness card game is aiming to reach over 6 …

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UNO celebrates its 50th anniversary with a raft of new product launches and initiatives

Global toy maker, Mattel has detailed a global celebration to mark the 50th anniversary of its leading family game UNO, launching a raft of commemorative products and new ways to play the iconic game. Conceived out of a Cincinnati barbershop in 1971, the card game was first established as a …

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