Breaking Games Serves Up Fake News, Promotes Unstable Unicorns, Brings Back the Mixtape, and More of the Best Tabletop Games at Toy Fair 2018

NETCONG, N.J., Feb. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Breaking Games, an award-winning game publisher and manufacturer, will feature more than a dozen new tabletop games and their designers at this year’s Toy Fair, including Fake News, Sparkle*Kitty, MIXTAPE, and Unstable Unicorns. Located at 

Booth 6913, First Level (nine booths in a row along “The Wall” – yes, Fake News will be located along “The Wall”), the new tabletop games are sure to appeal to young children all the way to their great grandparents.

Breaking Games will also have exclusive Princess Rebel cards for all retailers who visit their booth. These exclusive Sparkle*Kitty add-on cards can be obtained only through Breaking Games vendor portal and via Alliance Game Distribution. Breaking Games will also hold a drawing for one of the life-sized Sparkle*Kitty character standees featured at Toy Fair – attendees can ask Breaking Games onsite staff how to enter.

“This has been a milestone year for Breaking Games. We had seven out of the top-10 card games sold on Amazon during the holidays. We continue to expand our shelf space at national retailers like Target, Barnes & Noble, and GameStop. And we collaborate with some of the most brilliant and creative game designers in the business,” said Shari Spiro, Breaking Games’ CEO.

Fake News 

MSRP:     $20.00
Release Date:     Available Now
Category:     Party
Ages:     13+

Just the kind of Fake News you want to hear! Score points for the most hilariously believable headlines because everything else is just FAKE NEWS. Add a few house rules to really take this game to the next level – the crazier, the better, don’t be shy!

Sparkle*Kitty

MSRP:     $20.00
Release Date:     Available Now
Category:     Family
Ages:     6+

Dark forces have trapped a group of princesses into cursed towers. But luckily these are no ordinary princesses and you are no ordinary player. Take matters into your own hands and harness the simple and sweet words into special spell combinations to set yourself free. 

Circular Reasoning: The Well of Power

MSRP:     $25.00
Release Date:          March 2018
Category:     Abstract / Family
Age:     12+

Introducing a brand-new look to this Mensa -elect winning game. Circular Reasoning: The Well of Power provides a fun puzzle challenge – as the gates rotate and shift, be the first to move all your tokens into to the center room to win!

POOP: Kawaii

MSRP:     $10.00
Release Date:     March 2018
Category:     Party / Family
Age:     6+

An English / Japanese Dual Language Version of POOP! A fresh version of the hit game, where your goal is to lay a card, but don’t clog the toilet!

Keep Calm: Expansion One

MSRP:     $10.00
Release Date:     March 2018
Category:     Party
Age:     18+

The first expansion to the hilarious party game. More ridiculous situations and a renewed decision to make: do you panic or keep calm?

MIXTAPE

MSRP:     $20.00
Release Date:     Spring 2018
Category:     Party
Ages:     12+

Bring out your cassette player because MIXTAPE is back! This music-themed game gives you an opportunity to play the soundtrack to your life. Music tied to memories, memories tied to emotions, emotions tied to life.

Unstable Unicorns

MSRP:     $20.00
Release Date:     Spring 2018
Category:     Party
Ages:     14+

Build A Unicorn Army. Betray Your Friends. Unicorns Are Your Friends Now. Unstable Unicorns is a strategic card game about everyone’s two favorite things: Destruction and Unicorns!

Rise of Tribes

MSRP:     $50.00
Release Date:     July 2018
Category:     Area Control / Family
Age:     10+

Players lead their prehistoric tribes to explore new lands, gather resources and discover new tools in an attempt to rise to greatness. Choose to build villages, raid neighbors or maybe even hunt a mammoth.

Expancity

MSRP:     $59.99
Release Date:     August 2018
Category:     City Building / Family
Age:     10+

In Expancity, players build a 3D city together, block by block, all the while trying to shape the city to grant them the best buildings in the best neighborhoods. The skyline’s the limit!

Pocket Dungeon Quest

MSRP:     $25.00
Release Date:     Early Summer 2018
Category:     Role Playing
Age:     8+

A unique tabletop game that is inspired by classic video games such as “Rogue” and “Sword of Fargoal,” this original board game is made up entirely of tiles that represent a dungeon, monsters and the items that could be found within. This version includes a cloth game board and etched dice to enhance your dungeon crawl experience!

Game of Phones: 002 Materialism Pack

MSRP:     $5.00
Release Date:     Mid-Summer 2018 (Exclusively through Uncommon Goods)
Category:     Expansion (Party Game)
Age:     12+

The second expansion pack to the wildly popular Game of Phones game, where there are 30 all-new cards to play with the main game. Game of Phones is a race to find the best or weirdest things on your smartphone to win. Tap faster, out-culture and think cooler than the people around you to win!

ReExtinction

MSRP:     $25.00
Release Date:     Summer 2018
Category:     Family
Age:     8+

The might dinosaurs have been resurrected for battle. Armor your dinosaurs to defend them from environmental hazards, like stale grandma smell and boiling rivers of taco meat – yes, you read that right. Make every other player’s dino re-extinct and be the last surviving dinosaur!

Boogie Dice

MSRP:     $49.99
Release Date:     Summer 2018
Category:     Table Top Game Accessory
Age:     8+

The world’s first sound-activated, self-rolling, motorized dice. Clap your hands to see that dice Boogie.

It Dies With Me

MSRP:     $25.00
Release Date:     Fall 2018
Category:     Family
Age:     10+

In most games – even your favorite one – there’s nothing really serious at stake. But “It Dies With Me” is different. Take a peek into the soul; the deep, dark, twisted heart of your opponent. If you win, you will learn a secret, something never told to anyone!

“At this year’s Toy Fair, we are showcasing some of our most clever, relevant and timely new games that will appeal to kids, grown-ups and grown-ups who like to act like kids!” concluded Ms. Spiro.

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About Breaking Games
Founded by Shari Spiro of Ad Magic – Breaking Games is a publishing company dedicated to getting the latest indie games to players’ tabletops. In its first two years, Breaking Games developed Mensa Select winners for 2015 and 2016, as well as IndieCade finalists, and multiple games in Target stores nationwide. Ms. Spiro was awarded Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 in New Jersey. Breaking Games uber-promotes their game designers because they are the rock stars of tabletop gaming. Designers work directly with the Breaking Games team on design, development, art, and promotion to bring their vision to life. Breaking Games is proud to produce some of today’s most innovative family, strategy and party games.

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