Friday, January 12, 2018

Fun Feline Finds: Cat Crimes Logic Game (w/Giveaway!)


As a cat fanatic and mystery lover, ThinkFun has just created the purrfect game for me in Cat Crimes. Not only are the game pieces ridiculously adorable (not to mention the kitty line up on the box), the game itself is clever, challenging, and suitable for all ages. What especially appeals to me is the fact that you can play alone, making it a great way to pass the time and charge your brain cells too!


The concept of the game is very simple. You're cat sitting your neighbor's 6 little angels expecting a relaxing weekend of fur and fun, only to continuously discover spilled coffee, broken flower pots, and a missing bird! Your task is to figure out which of these cute troublemakers committed the cat crime using clues given on the challenge card to position the cats on the game board and find out where they were at the time of the dastardly deed. You've caught the culprit when you can name the cat sitting in front of the crime token!


The game has 40 different challenges with four levels of play: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, and Expert. Kids will have fun with the lower levels while working up to the more difficult challenges, while adults who might think the game is too easy for them starting out are sure to have their work cut out for them once they get to the more advanced cards.


I *love* this game, and will certainly be going back and playing it a second and third time once I finish working through all the cards. In the evenings I've been playing a few rounds with Mudpie in my lap while we cuddle on the couch and she's even enjoyed batting around the cat tokens a time or two...although she never seems willing to help me out and offer any advice on the culprit! Maybe she's just trying to cover up for her friends by throwing me off the trail ;)


Giveaway: Thanks to our friends at ThinkFun, one lucky reader in the US is going to win their very own Cat Crimes Logic Game! To enter, simply fill out the Rafflecopter below. Good luck, everyone!

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Disclaimer: We received a Cat Crimes Logic Game from ThinkFun in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are our own and we never recommend a product we don’t fully believe in. This post also contains affiliate links.

34 comments:

  1. This sounds like fun! My human thinks it sounds too much like real life, MOL!

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  2. OMG, this game must be so fun! The name is just perfect!

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  3. I used to play the solitaire card game a lot and love that this is a single player game.

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  4. This sounds like such fun! I haven't played any games in a long time, but I used to love playing Battleship and Crazy Eights.

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  5. Mom and I enjoy a good game of rummy - she almost always wins.

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  6. My favorite kinds of games are, admittedly, those I can play alone. Solitaire is about the only game I play regularly. Now, though, I'm thinking this one here could easily become a favorite of mine. It looks too cute and fun! Thank you so much for sharing this with us, Mudpie and Melissa!

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  7. I'm not much of a game player now. Does sudoku count? I also just got Cat Lady Old Maid.

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  8. I play Bingo and Bejeweled on my phone ans computer.

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  9. My favorite board game is Clue. Cat Crimes sounds like a really fun game.

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  10. Oh, my goodness! I. NEED. THIS. My nephew and I LOVE ThinkFun games - we love a good challenge. I enjoy them so much, several times my nephew gifted me the same game so I could play when he wasn't around :) I hadn't seen this one before though. Clue was one of my favorites growing up.

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  11. What fun! I love board games, but never have anyone to play with-hooray for the ability to have solitary play! I'd love to win.

    A classic favorite is Monopoly, but I just bought Unstable Unicorns and Competition Kitchen...need to find someone to play with though!

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  12. That looks like fun. I got Catopoly for Christmas :)

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  13. I really don't play games, but would love to start. This would be the perfect game to play with my daughters. We're all cat lovers and also love mysteries and crime stories!

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  14. This looks like an awesome game! I love the game Clue as well.

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  15. This sounds like a great game!

    The Florida Furkids

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  16. There was this computer game 20 or more years ago called Zork. (and a couple more in the series) really fun! I love games

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  17. This looks fun. We got Ticket to Ride for Christmas. The dog likes to play find the treat.

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  18. We really love this idea and are sure Dad will get the book... if we dont win that is
    Timmy and Family

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  19. i have not played games in many years. when i was young, i would play with my mother, cards, solitaire, black jack, scrabble.

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  20. I have a few favorite games from growing up. Life, Payday, and Go For It! My girls and I would love this cat game!

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  21. Our family likes Clue, Scattergories and Uno.

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  22. Oh, how fun! I recently just tried Exploding Kittens and it's actually pretty fun.

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  23. my favorite game is the game of life

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  24. my favorite game right now is cards against humanity because we can play it with our college aged daughter

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  25. "What's your favorite board/card/logic/computer game?" I'm so ignorant!--this one now, I guess! I love those cat characters--kudos to the artist!

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