Our Favorite Brands: Fat Brain Toys

By Leah | Toy Guides

Nov 12

Check out some of our favorites from Fat Brain Toys, maker of “safe, quality, mind-expanding toys, games and gifts”!

“We are the toy experts. Our mission is to enrich families and provide “A Smarter Way to Play” by inspiring creativity and sparking curiosity. We design and curate world-class toys and games, while providing an extraordinary customer experience. “

– Fat Brain Toys

 

SpinAgain

It’s a stacking toy with a spin – literally!

Ages: 1+

  • The first ever stacking and twirling toy!
  • Encourages hand-eye coordination and baby engineering skills
  • Instills a sense of wonder as kids watch their builds twirl and spin!
  • Eye-catching colors include magenta, lime, teal, lemon, red, sky blue, and more!
  • Includes: 6 discs, a reversible wobble base, and a corkscrew pole
  • Vibrant, eye-catching colors
  • Made of strong, coated ABS plastic
  • BPA-free

Pencil Nose

“Think you’ve got a nose for drawing?”

Ages: 8+
  • Party game of drawing pictures with your nose while your teammates guess what you’re drawing
  • Encourages family bonding, cooperative play, coordination, creativity, quick thinking, communication skills
  • Find out who truly has a nose for drawing!
  • Pick a card, fit it into the slot on the board, put on the “Pencil Nose”, try drawing the picture
  • Teammates try to guess what you’re drawing – Pick another card after each correct guess
  • Try to make as many correct guesses as possible before the time runs out
  • When time runs out, it’s the other team’s turn – Whichever team gets the most correct guesses wins a point
  • First team to win 7 points wins the game
  • Includes erasable drawing board, 2 pairs of pencil nose glasses (green, orange), erasable marker, eraser, 90 object cards with 6 objects each, sand timer
  • Detailed game rules and instructions included
  • High-quality materials – Lasting durability, exceptional gameplay experience

 

Dimpl Duo

“Textures, colors, shapes, and words!”

Ages: 1+
  • Unique tablet featuring silicone buttons, textured shapes, and words written in Braille
  • Encourages sensory exploration, tactile learning, shape learning, color learning, reading skills
  • A beautifully tactile early learning experience
  • On one side, buttons embossed with shapes, labeled with shape names in English and Braille
  • Other side – Buttons are smooth, colors labeled in English and Braille
  • Buttons are a delight to feel, push, and pop
  • Includes one Dimpl Duo
  • Buttons made with 100% food-grade silicone
  • BPA-Free!
  • High quality design and materials – Lasting durability, exceptionally safe

Door Pong

“It’s ping-pong without the table!”

Ages: 6+
  • Ping pong without the table!
  • Encourages gross motor skills, coordination, concentration, cooperative play
  • A delightfully fun activity for all ages
  • Clamp attaches easily to any door frame
  • Turn the dial to adjust the string to your desired length
  • Simple gameplay – Hit the ball back and forth without missing
  • Play with a friend or solo
  • Includes clamp with the tethered ball, 2 paddles
  • Based on the design of the 2017 Kidventor Competition winner
  • Originally designed to help improve skills and coordination of a child with autism
  • High-quality design and materials – Lasting durability, exceptional gameplay

Whirly Squigz

“Send your little explorer twirling and whirling into a delightful sensory adventure!”

Ages: 6 months +
  • Set of 3 colorful silicone spinners
  • Encourages fine motor skills, sensory exploration, cause-effect learning
  • A mesmerizing experience for the hands and eyes
  • Spinners made of 100% high quality, food-grade silicone – Perfect for teething
  • Each features a suction cup on one side, swirl-textured dome on the other
  • Sticks to any smooth, flat, non-porous surface
  • Spin wonderfully smooth and fast
  • Bearings made of high-quality plastic – Won’t rust or degrade in the tub
  • Includes 3 Whirly Squigz – One with 2 propellers, one with 3, and one with 4
  • BPA-Free, fully safety tested
  • High-quality design and materials – Lasting durability and safety

Roll Again Tower

“It’s endless ball run fun!”

Ages: 1+
  • Ball run featuring unique mechanism that sends all balls rolling at once
  • Encourages fine motor skills, spatial reasoning skills, cause-and-effect, psychomotor skills
  • Tactile exploration is on a roll!
  • Lift ball from the switch at the bottom, all the other balls are sent rolling down one level in unison
  • Drop the ball into the funnel at the top, lift the next ball to do it all over again
  • Chunky pieces are easy for little hands to grasp and maneuver
  • Includes ball run tower, 5 balls
  • Easy assembly – Instructions included
  • Movement is completely mechanical – No batteries required
  • BPA-Free, fully safety tested – Exceptionally safe
  • High quality materials and construction – Lasting durability

About the Author

Leah is the Cheif Marketing Officer at Toyology Toys since 2017. You can find her at the Toyology Toys offices in Royal Oak. She likes The Office, coffee in all forms and her cat, Poppy.