The short answer is YES!
Mermaid Island is a cooperative spin and move game where
Players work together to help the Mermaids swim back to Mermaid Island before the Sea Witch arrives; if they are successful everyone wins!
Children learn strategy and social development skills with no reading required
Winner of the Good Housekeeping Best Toy Award
For 2 to 6 players ages 5 years and older; Peaceable Kingdom packaging is all designed to be frustration free - naturally!
Mermaid Island - An Award Winning Game of Adventure! Watch out Mermaids! The Sea Witch is on the move! In this game, chosen as a Good Housekeeping Best Toy, players work together to help the Mermaids swim to Mermaid Island before the Sea Witch gets there. Spin and move, pick up a wand and get the power to defeat the Sea Witch! If the mermaids get to the island safely, everyone wins! Game includes 1 game board, 3 mermaid tokens, 1 sea witch with stand, 4 wand tokens, 1 spinner and instructions for game play.
Children will learn:
- Shared Decision Making
- Following Directions
- Social and Emotional Development
What is a cooperative game? It's a game where everyone plays together, no one is left out, and everyone has fun! In a cooperative game, players work together as a team against a common obstacle, not against each other.
Cooperative games emphasize play, not competition. Kids work together, they help each other and, most importantly, they play for FUN!
Cooperative Games foster:
- Non-stressful play situations
- Emotional development
- Shared decision making
- Creative problem solving
- A sense of community
- Positive self esteem
This Peaceable Kingdom cooperative game is 100% Green! It is printed with soy-based inks on FSC paper and includes parts made only with recycled plastics. Games that are good for our planet and good for our kids! When play comes from the heart and feeds the soul, that's Peaceable Kingdom!