University Games and The Lagoon Group – Hall 4, Stand E24-F25 and E30-F31
Stars Wars, Marvel, Disney and Tom Gates are just a few of the blockbuster brands to be joining University Games and The Lagoon Group this year! The Games, Puzzles and Gift specialists will be launching over 80 new lines during 2022 as well as introducing an exciting new STEAM range and celebrating a 75th Anniversary!
Showcasing at Spring Fair, in all their fully-assembled glory, will be University Games’ best-selling 3D Puzzle range, now featuring over 30 incredible 3D Puzzles from some of the most iconic brands including Harry Potter, Game of Thrones, National Geographic and many of the Premiership’s renowned Football Stadiums. Joining this prestigious line up for 2022, with seven new 3D Puzzles, are some of the most iconic brands ever – Marvel and Disney! These hugely detailed 3D puzzle models, of some of the most iconic ships, buildings and characters in movie history, offer incredible collectability for any fans of these epic blockbusters! Marvel’s Stark Tower and an enchanting 45 x 50 cm Arendelle Castle, just to name two!
15 new Model Kits are also joining University Games' wider portfolio. The iconic characters and ships featured in these highly detailed Model Kits, from Star Wars, The Mandalorian and the Book of Boba Fett, include the Millennium Falcon, a huge 80 x 40 cm Imperial Star Destroyer, Star Wars’ R2-D2 and BB-8.
The iconic, ever-strong Subbuteo brand celebrates its 75th Anniversary this year and with both the World Cup and Women’s World Cup tournaments scheduled for 2022 it is going to be goal-tastic year for football! The evergreen Subbuteo range sports both the Official England and Official England Lionesses Main Games alongside the Original Main Game, as well as a host of teams and accessories including the new VAR Set. There are also new product launches set for the anniversary year, all supported by a a multi layered and heavyweight media campaign in the second half of 2022.
One of the exciting new brands joining the University Games’ children’s range this year is Tom Gates, based on the 18-strong, award-winning book series and The Brilliant World of Tom Gates on Sky Kids, the new games and puzzles range is aimed at children 6 to 12 years old and includes The Tom Gates Monster Games Board Games Compendium, three 2-in-1 Colour in Puzzles and a fun-packed Card Game.
Also new to The Lagoon Group is the brilliant STEAM brand, Purple Cow, a great range of science-based kits and tricks that provide children the opportunity to become real researchers for a few hours and to experiment with their own private laboratory.
New to the Lagoon range will be a series of Smart Egg Labyrinth Puzzles, a totally new and unique category for hand held puzzles. Smart Egg Labyrinth Puzzles are mind-bendingly difficult brain teasers, with a seemingly endless number of variations. The Smart Eggs are not only educational, but also a great aid to help calm and relax.
2022 will also see further growth in the highly successful Murder Mystery portfolio with new titles in the ever-popular Case Files range. There will also be fun additions to the puzzles category with new Scratch Off Harry Potter Puzzles, a Cluedo Mystery Puzzle and new Impossibles Puzzle titles; Mr Potato Head, Candyland and Monopoly.
The 700-strong product range from University Games and The Lagoon Group brings fun and entertainment for the entire family from preschool and children through to family and adult.