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Widely recognized for its educational, interactive board games, SimplyFun® tops the charts with more than 100 award wins and accolades

SEATTLE, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SimplyFun, LLC., a nationally-recognized creator of educational games for children, today announced new 2014 award wins with honors that include three Tillywig Toy and Media Awards and a Family Choice Award. As the industry concludes the 111th annual American International Toy Fair®, SimplyFun celebrates another record-breaking year in the development of educational board games designed to build smarter kids and stronger families through the power of play.

"As a company, SimplyFun has always been dedicated to the educational, relationship-building power of play," said SimplyFun president and CEO, Patty Pearcy. "Our entire team is passionate about creating games that support the needs of children, parents and teachers by helping develop communication, math and science skills, express creativity, collaborate with others and enhance critical thinking. We are honored to have received such widespread, national recognition for our work."

With 130 total award wins – more than 80 of which have been awarded in the last two years - SimplyFun's diverse board games have received multiple honors from the following:

  • PAL Awards
  • Mom's Best Awards
  • Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Awards
  •  Creative Child Magazine Awards
  • Tillywig Awards
  •  Parent Tested Parent Approved Awards
  • Mr. Dad Awards
  • Major Fun Awards
  • Great Dad Awards
  •  Academic's Choice Awards
  • Mom's Choice Awards
  • Family Choice Awards
  • Parents' Choice Awards
  • Homeschool Curriculum Award

Conscious that today's families are more time-strapped than ever, almost all of SimplyFun's games can be played in 30 minutes or less. With both regular, under-an-hour and longer, extended gameplay options, families can make the most of family fun time and powerful game play, no matter what their schedule.  Front Runner™, Kilter™, Dreaming Dragon™, Walk the Dogs™ and Sumology™ are just a few of the top picks for families seeking a 30-minute burst of fun. All SimplyFun games are recognized for their education value, high quality materials and engaging themes, and the easy-to-use online personal shopper questionnaire will help those shopping with a specific child or specific skill set in mind.  

"At SimplyFun, we strive to enhance children's confidence through the power of play," shared Pearcy. "Our games have been synonymous with creating memorable moments and are widely recognized for changing lives by building the core learning traits needed to live a happy and fulfilling life."

For more information about SimplyFun, please visit www.simplyfun.com.

About SimplyFun 

SimplyFun® produces award-winning games designed for educating kids and connecting families. Developed with a focus on making learning fun, SimplyFun games help kids of all ages, from toddlers to teens, develop communication, math and science skills, express creativity, collaborate with others and enhance their critical thinking. Founded in 2004, SimplyFun provides its Playologist consultants the ability to change lives with its educational games while earning unlimited income through direct sales opportunities in person and online. http://www.simplyfun.com  

 

SOURCE SimplyFun, LLC.

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