SEATTLE, Feb. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle-based Wonder Forge, Inc.™, a standout in the game aisle with more than 200 of the industry's top honors, together with Dr. Seuss Enterprises, will unveil an innovative new Dr. Seuss signature game for preschoolers today at the American International Toy Fair in Manhattan. The game, Dr. Seuss Thing Two and Thing One Whirly Fun! Game, follows on the heels of more than a dozen Dr. Seuss-themed games developed by Wonder Forge since the company's inception in 2007, which have collectively earned over 50 awards for product excellence. With its whimsical characters, beloved stories, and vibrant color illustrations, Dr. Seuss books are a perennial favorite of children, parents and grandparents.
"Wonder Forge sets the bar for games in the Toy Industry, with its quality approach to game design and strategic, creative applications of licenses," said Chris Byrne, content director of TTPM. "The company's uniformly well-conceived and artfully executed games have tremendous play value and offer children fun new ways to actively engage with favorite characters and stories."
Registered media attendees can preview the complete Wonder Forge product lineup during Toy Fair, February 13 – 16, at the Jacob Javits Center in New York, booth #2403.
Dr. Seuss – Thing Two and Thing One Whirly Fun! Game
Cooperative play for a rainy day!
With Mother out of the house for the day, The Cat in the Hat has brought Thing One and Thing Two to play! Oh, but these Things run about with bumps, thumps, and kicks. Work together to clean up their mess before Mother comes home. It's cooperative fun for everyone!
Ages 4+; MSRP $16.99; Available Fall, 2016
About Dr. Seuss
Theodor "Seuss" Geisel is quite simply the most beloved children's book author of all time. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1984, an Academy Award, three Emmy Awards, three Grammy Awards, and three Caldecott Honors, Geisel wrote and illustrated 45 books for children. Hundreds of millions of copies have found their way into homes and hearts around the world. While Theodor Geisel died on September 24, 1991, Dr. Seuss lives on, inspiring generations of children of all ages to explore the joys of reading.
Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P.
The primary focus of Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P. is to protect the integrity of the Dr. Seuss books while expanding beyond books into ancillary areas. This effort is a strategic part of the overall mission to nurture and safeguard the relationship people have with Dr. Seuss characters. Theodor Seuss Geisel (Dr. Seuss) said he never wanted to license his characters to anyone who would "round out the edges." That is one of the guiding philosophies of Dr. Seuss Enterprises. Audrey S. Geisel, the widow of Dr. Seuss, heads Dr. Seuss Enterprises as CEO.
About Wonder Forge, Inc.™
In 2007 a small group of creative professionals with a passion for children's entertainment came together to develop extraordinarily fun, original, quality play experiences. Today, Wonder Forge is proud to offer more than 130 games and puzzles, created in partnership with some of the industry's top licenses, and honored with more than 200 prestigious awards for product excellence, including 5 nominations for the Toy Industry's T.O.T.Y. Toy of the Year Award in the games category. Wonder Forge games are sold at mass and specialty retail outlets nationwide and in 18 countries around the globe.
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