Game fun for the whole family
Playing games is just incredibly fun. Whether with a sibling or with the whole family, playing games is simply the perfect pastime for young and old. Especially when the weather is bad, on weekends or on vacation, when you sit together nicely in the evening, that's exactly when games are a communicative activity from which all players benefit. Children are often particularly fond of playing games. There is a wide variety of exciting games that not only bring a lot of fun, but also have countless benefits for child development.
Important for child development
Games are not only a lot of fun and a great pastime for the whole family, they also offer many benefits in terms of child development. Games promote social behavior and motor skills, but above all cognitive skills. Concentration and patience are trained and, depending on the type of game, also logical and strategic thinking, memory and tactical skills. Children often need to be able to anticipate and assess their fellow players during games. Certain games also require creative ideas and imagination. Certainly, one could name many more benefits associated with playing games at this point, but in summary, it can definitely be said that games per se are educationally valuable and definitely belong in every child's room.
Playing games is positive
The fact that kids' fine motor skills are trained while playing games is an additional positive side effect. Small game pieces have to be grasped and moved around the board, cards have to be held in one hand at the same time. Depending on the game, a little dexterity is required. Other advantages of playing games can also be seen in the area of children's social behavior. When playing, rules have to be observed, children have to follow sequences and, above all, they have to learn how to deal with their feelings when winning and losing. Playing in a community often means demonstrating team spirit and adapting to the other players. All these aspects require a lot of reflection from the child and also empathy.
Finding the right kids game
If you are looking for a suitable game for your child, there is a huge selection of games in a wide variety of forms. Apart from the fact that the game must suit the child in terms of content, there are also some other points to which one should pay attention. The manufacturer's age rating, for example, is always a good guide to help estimate whether the game is suitable for the child. The game should not be too easy, but should also not overtax the child. Of course, this is only a recommendation, so it is important to consider the child's individual stage of development. When playing in a group, however, it is important to adapt the game to the abilities of the youngest player. If the game is too difficult, conflicts and frustration will arise, which can affect the entire game group. Similar considerations apply to the length of a game. If a game lasts too long, it can become very challenging, especially for younger children. Their concentration eventually wanes and they lose interest. Fortunately, this is usually taken into account when developing children's games, and the individual play sessions are limited in time.
Educational games are fun
Games are fun and belong in every child's room. And if they additionally offer a learning effect for the children, all the better! We have collected many nice games in our games assortment, which are super fun and yet very educational. These include, for example, games from the Djeco Eduludo series, which playfully teach children counting, but also colors and shapes. Furthermore, the assortment includes cool logic games that require thinking and tricky puzzle games such as Cubissimo or Totem Zen, which train spatial imagination and dexterity.
Card games for children
Card games have always been particularly popular with young and old. Card games fit into any pocket due to their handy format and are therefore perfect for traveling, for vacations, or for a short visit to friends. To play card games is therefore also associated with no great effort. You just quickly distribute the playing cards and you're ready to go. In addition, many card games can be played from two people, so you do not need a large group and can still play a round. In our games assortment you will find many great card games that are especially suitable for children. Our card games from Djeco are magically illustrated and are played, depending on the game, for example, after the quartet or after the trick principle. In addition, you will find many tricky card games where it is important to proceed strategically and think of good tactics to emerge victorious from the round. Other fun games in a handy format are the cool Mini Games from Djeco. Here you will find a large selection of beautiful logic and puzzle games. Whether letter salad, Sudoku, sinking ships or labyrinth, with the Logix Mini Games time flies by and the children are always meaningfully occupied both at home and on the road.
In our online store you will find countless exciting games for children as well as real game classics. Whether Mikado, games in the "Four Wins" or "Mensch Ärgere Dich Nicht" style, whether chess & checkers or dominoes and memory, classic games have the great advantage that almost everyone knows the rules and you can start playing immediately. What's more, they transcend generations, because even grandma and grandpa know these games from their younger years and you don't have to explain anything to them. Delightful.
Board games and game ideas
In our games category you can browse great, because our offer is huge. Take a look around and discover countless great games for kids. You will find classics, educational games, card games and of course a large selection of exciting board games. Here the question is: where are the interests of the child and which area of his development do you want to promote? Then you can look around specifically and choose a suitable game. Whether plasticine sets, games with magnets, whether puzzle games, tactics games, or even doctor's kits, with which the child can examine all his friends, you will certainly find the perfect game for your little darling very quic.
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