publication date: Mar 6, 2012
From time to time Parenting Without Tears
links up with a sponsor
to promote membership
. So we are delighted that Drumond Park Games
is offering the
board game (rrp £32.99) to new members
(membership costs £9.95).
LOGO board game
has 400 question
cards in three categories
– 200 Pictorial, 100 Themed and 100 "Pot Luck". Each
features full- or part-logo images to identify, coupled with
relating to the brand.
The answers on the Themed
relate to the headings, such as Birds
(eg Kiwi Shoe Polish, Penguin,
Swan Vestas) and Relatives
(eg Aunt Bessie's, Daddies, Uncle Ben's). And in
you'll find a huge and interesting variety of brand-related questions
which have everyone wanting to shout out the answers
- even if it's not their
straightforward and speedy. Each round, the questioner
picks a card and asks
the player to his or her left four questions
about the logo or product
pictured. For every correct answer
, the player moves their piece around the
. If they're stumped,
the question goes to the next player
Everyone's making for the
– and once there, the first person
to answer his or her question
Example questions – and answers!
- You've enjoyed Smarties
for as long as you can remember, but which of the colours tastes
different? The orange-coloured one - it's orange-flavoured.
- If salty snacks are your thing,
you'll quickly recognise the Walkers
logo. And know that their Prawn Cocktail flavour is named after a popular
- Which animal adorns the
clothing of the French sportswear company Lacoste? What
else could it be - but a crocodile?
- Whose logo is a large red ‘S'
superimposed on a yellow shield? Superman, of course!
- Which brand of battery has a
copper-coloured end? ‘Duracell'
will be on the tip of your tongue!
- And why did Tate & Lyle Golden Syrup make it into the Guinness
Book of Records in 2006? Give up? It
became Britain's oldest brand.
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