Study a card for 10 seconds and then answer a question, based on the roll of a die.
With 108 beautifully illustrated cards on four different subjects there's a category for everyone. If the question is answered correctly, the card is kept, and the person with the most number of cards after 10 minutes is the winner. Perfect training for Mastermind and you can find out who the BrainBox is in your family – it may not be who you think it is!
Fun fast memory game that tests your Dinosaur knowledge.£10.95
For budding astronauts, test your knowledge on all things Space.£10.95
Eight year olds like more challenging construction sets, and are starting to get seriously interested in science. Anything involving potential explosions or high speed makes a good present. They can also start doing cleverer magic and love doing tricks. And anything they can throw or shoot at someone else is also very popular.