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KATATU Winner Best New Products 2012 From DR. TOY -Curtlin Toys and Games
KATATU has won another prestigious award this time from Dr, Toy and its the Best New Products Award for 2012. This is the sixth award that KATATU has won over little more than a year since it was lauched into stores at the end of summer 2011.
The game provides wonderful teachings of strategy, decision making, and game play that are essential to stimulating young minds. Curtis Paul, COO of Cutlin Toys and Games, highlights the fact that there are very few truly all (100%) strategic board games for young children. "The game posseses some characteristics of harder games such as Chess or Chinese Checkers, but on a learning curve it is much easier and quicker to get into playing the game. It is great for 4 or 5 year olds since it is simple at its core, but in actuallity it has many layers of complexity that make it interesting for older children and adults alike. It is a great game to play with your child when they beg to play something quick right before bed whereby you don't want to spend an hour either setting up, taking down and/or actually playing the game. The ability for a very young child to play the game and formulate the next few moves enhances thier advanced decision making, but also since the game has three different phases it makes the players have to adapt new strategies during the game."
KATATU means 'three' in Countries in Southern Africa such a Namibia. The goal of the game it to form KATATU mills (three-in-a-
Curtlin Toys and Games is very proud to bring KATATU to America and other Western Countries. The game is portable using the cutest designed magnetic 'bugs' and even provides a little bug bag to carry the game pieces when traveling. KATATU can be purchased in many stores in the Washington DC metropolitan area and also on www.amazon.com/