These Board Games From Toys ‘R’ Us Japan Are Perfect for Family Bonding

Games can be enjoyed by both kids and adults!

Due to the spread of COVID-19, more and more people are spending their time in the comfort of their homes these days. While various online content is provided for free, analog board games are also gaining a lot of attention. So, we interviewed
Toys “R” Us Japan for popular board games. Here, we will introduce fun games recommended by toy professionals that can be played by two people and more from children to adults.

“A Game You Say Ha” (Gentosha Education)

Gentosha Education “A Game You Say Ha”

This is a party game by the developer of “
Puyo Puyo” that requires acting. Players have to act out the situations given to them based on the topic through their voice and facial expressions without using gestures. This game is for 3 to 8 people and one round takes 10 to 15 minutes. It’s a quick and fun game that’s perfect for children and adults to play.

“Blokus” (Mattel International)

Mattel International “Blokus”

is a popular game that hails from France. Each player takes turns to place 21 pieces in different sizes trying to make their color occupy the biggest space. You can play from 2 to 4 people and the one with the least numbers of pieces left wins. One game is from 20 to 30 minutes, and is great to play with friends and family.

“The Game of Life Sports” (TAKARATOMY)

TAKARATOMY “The Game of Life Sports”

Sports is the latest theme of “
The Game of Life” series. More than 100 kinds of sports are in this version, making it more fun than just watching the game. You can also have fun in 16 other kinds of mini games like curling and 100m races with the roulette and coins that come with the game.

“Pavilion Premium Game Stadium” Toys “R” Us limited

Toys “R” Us limited “Pavilion Premium Game Stadium”

This is a
Toys “R” Us original premium game stadium,  where you can play various games. There are 17 games in this bundle like Othello, shogi, chess, pocket billiard, and hockey. You can play the classic games with just this.

“Nanja Monja” (Sugorokuya)

Sugorokuya “Nanja Monja”

Nanja Monja” is a card game that was made in Russia. In this game, you can name the members of the “Nanja Monja” tribe with only their head, arms, and legs, and shout out their names as fast as you can to get the card to win. A wide generation can have fun together naming them in unique names by using your memory!


Children aren’t the only ones who can enjoy these fun and exciting games, but also adults who want to have a good time at home. This lineup of games are available at Toys “R” Us online store. Have fun playing analog games because it’s the perfect time to bond over them while you stay home.

Provided by Japan Walker™, Walkerplus™, and Tokyo Walker™ (4 April 2020)

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