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You can’t buy happiness – but you can build it

Whether you’re buying Lego South Africa for your kids, or for yourself, you’ll find Lego sets old and new on bidorbuy.

Starfinder – A renaissance in space opera RPGs

Starfinder rpg in action

Starfinder is the successor to the Pathfinder system. Its aim – to apply the same vision that transformed heroic fantasy roleplaying to the space opera genre. In Pathfinder you could play any one of a slew of fantasy races including elves, half-orcs or dwarves  (and humans of course). Adventure campaigns took place in a pre-made […]

Let’s play Bananagrams

Have you ever heard of Bananagrams? You could say it’s the new kid on the block, maybe a fad or a passing craze. The addictive word game is simply bananas, it’s that good! This blog post will give you an overall description of the game and how it works. Bananagrams can easily be compared to scrabble, simply […]

Shopkins toys

shopkins on bidorbuy

Shopkins toys are tiny and cute new “in” toys.

Christmas wish list for kids

  The holiday season is upon us and Christmas is just around the corner. To help you prepare for the moments that matter, we have taken the time out to do the research for you and put together a magical list of great gift ideas for kids. Talk about easy shopping this….       […]

Benefits of puzzles for children

Playing with puzzles as a child may have had a bigger impact on your cognitive development than you might expect. Because puzzles challenge your brain, they have a positive effect on your thought processes and on how you approach challenges and problems in your adult life. Doing puzzles from an early age helps children’s cognitive […]

Toys in the forefront

Currently, buyers on bidorbuy can choose from about 120,000 toys, sold by thousands of independent sellers.

Educational toys for the 21st century

  The world is changing. More often we see new developments, technologies and discoveries and the 21st century is becoming the century of science.   Already the USA has made STEM – an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics – the key focus of its education policy, identifying these disciplines as central to maintain […]

The best toys of them all

The Christmas gifting season is behind us, but the demand for toys is still strong on bidorbuy. Here is an overview of some of the firm favourites on the site:   Lego interlocking toy bricks were first manufactured in 1949. As of 2013, about 560 billion Lego parts have been produced.   Barbie also boasts […]

Cotlands toy drive

Thank you to all of you who supported the Cotlands Toy Drive and brought a smile to lots of little faces this Christmas.