2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Family Games and Puzzles Edition

This year most families will be staying home for the holidays and the perfect gift for this season are games and puzzles you can all join in together as a family. We have gathered a list of family-friendly games and puzzles that are available on Amazon to arrive before Christmas Day.

Blockbuster Boardgame

  • In Blockbuster the board game you have to frantically act out movies like The Avengers and Mean Girls.
  • MOVIE BUZZER BATTLE: In this family board game the first round is a head-to-head showdown and shout out as many movies as you can before the time runs out.
  • Choose three classic movies and race to describe, quote and act them out for the rest of your team. Can’t remember a quote? Make one up.
  • Learn to play in 30 Seconds!
  • For adults and teenagers aged 12 and up
  • Recommended for 4-12 players
  • MSRP $14.88
  • Available online at Amazon

TENZI World’s Fastest Dice Game 

  • First player to get all ten of their dice to match shouts “TENZI” and wins
  • Instructions for nine different ways to play, including SPLITZI, MEGA TENZI & TENZI TOWER
  • Perfect for any family game night, birthday party, sleep over or play date
  • Includes 4 sets of 10 colored dice and convenient storage cube
  • Easy to learn: Anyone ages 7 to 97 can play
  • 2-4 players
  • Object is to roll dice as fast as possible
  • MSRP $14.95
  • Found online at Amazon 

PAIRZI Fast-paced Card Matching Game

  • Instructions for five different ways to play, including PUSHOUT, SNAKE EYES, and PARTNER PAIRZI
  • Fast, fun, competitive and engaging 
  • Easy to learn
  • Anyone ages 6 to 96 can play
  • 2-6 players
  • Perfect for any family game night, birthday party, sleep over or play date
  • Includes 60 Multi-colored Critter Cards, 60 Yellow Critter cards and 6 pairs of dice
  • MSRP $14.95
  • Found online at Amazon 

Rubik’s Race Game

  • Rubik’s Race game challenges you to match patterns with your tiles
  • Shake the scrambler to create a new pattern. Classic game and other ways to play
  • Use a Rubik’s Cube (sold separately) to create patterns instead of the scrambler
  • Customize your play
  • Game base (2 pieces) comes with frame, 48 colored tiles, scrambler and 9 colored cubes.
  • MSRP: $16.97
  • Available online at Amazon

Twister Ultimate: Bigger Mat, More Colored Spots, Family, Kids Party Game Age 6+; Compatible with Alexa 

  • This Twister game includes a spinner and a plastic floor mat that’s twice the size of the original with more and bigger colored spots.
  • Choose Spot Elimination and eliminate by using a row of colored spots on the Twister Ultimate mat, or play Spinner’s Choice where the person who spins chooses the next move
  • For spinner-less play, use the Twister Spinner Alexa skill (Alexa device sold separately). Note: When using Alexa, sound comes from the paired Echo device
  • For kids ages 6 and up
  • MSRP: $19.99
  • Available online at Amazon

Roto Brain

Product Features:

  • Test’s IQ and enhances critical thinking skills
  • Improves cognitive function
  • Endless color combinations
  • Addictive, color-spinning and fidget challenges
  • Great for on-the-go fun
  • Perfect for ages 8-100
  • MSRP $19.99

Available online at Amazon.com

Monopoly Ultimate Banking Board Game

  • Instant transactions and cashless gameplay
  • Tap technology makes the game fast and fun
  • Introducing Event cards for an exciting game
  • Property values rise and fall
  • Bank cards track players’ wealth
  • Includes 1 gameboard, 1 Ultimate Banking unit, 4 plastic tokens, 22 houses, 49 cards [4 Bank, 22 Title Deed, 23 Event], 2 dice, and game guide
  • Ages 8 and Up
  • MSRP $24.99
  • Available online at Amazon

BUILDZI Fast-Stacking, Block-Building, Low-Tech game

  • Flip over Tower Card or Block Card and be the first to build your block tower
  • Yellow/Black side of Tower Card offers more challenging way to play
  • Instructions to seven different ways to play, including Together BUILDZI, Team BUILDZI & Tower Card BUILDZI
  • Rewards creativity and quick problem-solving skills
  • Engaging, brain-stimulating and collaborative
  • Develops fine motor skills
  • Ages 6 to 96 can play  
  • 2-8 players
  • Can be played solo, as a team or party game
  • Includes 32 BUILDZI Blocks, 32 double-sided Tower Cards and 32 Block Cards
  • MSRP $24.95
  • Purchase online at Amazon

ROKR 3D Puzzle & DIY Wooden Music Box, Building Craft Kits,Wooden Robot Toy

  • Special gift-robot DIY music box plays music, lights up, and wind him up and let him serenade you with a lovely melody.
  • English Manual with pictures will guide you on how to do step by step.
  • Assemble the robot with your kids, you will have your own hand-crafted music box with moving gears. With laser cutting technology, no burr, smooth touching, no deformation.REACH Certificate, contain non-toxic materials. It is safe for yourself, friends and family!
  • Ages 14 and older
  • MSRP $35.99
  • Available online at Amazon

B3 Bean Bag Bucketz

  • Telescopic Game Tower for quick set up, storage and portability. Our portable outside game sets up fast at the beach, in the back yard or for tailgating.
  • Assembled dimensions: 60″ tall with a 24″ radius. Many different game plays with games that allows up to 16 players.
  • B3 Bean Bag Bucketz is a fun interactive game for friends and families to play outdoors.
  • Unique Game: Combines corn hole, washer toss and Disc golf into one easy beanbag / carnival game.
  • The original patented B3 Bean Bag Bucketz Toss game. Set has 16 B3 Bean Bags, 7 bucketz, telescopic game tower and carrying bag.
  • For all ages
  • Number of players: 2 to 16
  • MSRP $59.99
  • Available online at Amazon

SWOOC Games – Yardzee, Farkle & 20+ Games – Giant Yard Dice Set (All Weather) with Wooden Bucket

  •  ALL-IN-ONE – All equipment included for Yardzee & Yard Farkle for up to 5 players. Includes 6 solid wood jumbo dice, 5 large reusable score cards, wooden bucket, & marker for a complete yard dice set.
  • Giant Size – More than 150 times the size of regular dice! Each oversized die is 3.5” x 3.5” x 3.5”. Big 8 x 11 laminated and reusable score cards. Bucket is 10″ tall. Despite the huge size, the entire set only weighs a comfortable 7lb.
  • Includes 20+ Games
  • Weather & Water Resistant – Polished and sealed to withstand the elements.
  • Sustainably Sourced New Zealand Pine – guaranteed not to split, crack, twist or warp.
  • For all ages
  • MSRP $69.99
  • Available online at Amazon

SWOOC Games – Giant Four in a Row (All Weather) Outdoor Game with Carrying Case

  • This oversized board game stands over 2ft tall x 3ft wide.
  • Varnished and sealed to withstand the splashes, humidity, and heat.
  • 60% Quieter – noise reducing design reduces sound by over 60% compared to leading competitors.
  • Guaranteed not to split, crack, twist, or warp. Crafted from the finest quality poplar wood from sustainable forests in New Zealand.
  • For all ages
  • MSRP $129.99
  • Available online at Amazon

We hope you all have a safe and wonderful Holiday Season. Keep checking back on Hi-Tech Chic for more Holiday gift ideas throughout December 2020.


Source: Amazon, Blockbuster, TENZI, PAIRZI, Monopoly, Twister, Rubiks, Roto Brain, BUILDZI, ROKR, Bean Bag Bucketz, SWOOC, Hasbro