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THINKFUN PRESS

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Bill Ritchie Appointed to Board of Directors for TV-Turnoff Network

Alexandria, VA, April 4, 2006 – ThinkFun® Inc., the leading creator of mind challenging games, is pleased to announce that Co-Founder and CEO Bill Ritchie has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the TV-Turnoff Network. The TV-Turnoff Network, based in Washington, DC, is an international non-profit organization dedicated to encouraging individuals to reduce screen time in order to promote healthier lives and communities.

ThinkFun Introduces New Product Lines for 2006

Alexandria, VA, February 9, 2006 – ThinkFun Inc., the leading creator of Mind-Challenging Games™, along with introducing an exciting new line of ThinkFun Marvel Heroes products, will bolster it’s collection of mind-challenging games with two new Aha! Brainteaser Classics, Lift Off™ and Double Rings™, and will introduce an innovative Sudoku game called Sudoku 5x5™.

"We are excited about 2006 and the products we will deliver this year," said Ralph Cuomo, President and COO of ThinkFun. "Our new introductions support our strategy of providing innovative learning games that are always fun to play."

New product highlights include:

Sudoku 5x5™

ThinkFun's TIPOVER Selected as "Top Puzzle of the Year"

Alexandria, VA, February 8, 2006 – ThinkFun Inc., the leading creator of Mind Challenging Games™, is pleased to announce that TIPOVER® is the recipient of Games magazine “Puzzle of the Year” award for 2006. Based on reviews of products from all over the world, the Games 100 list honors those products that exemplify high standards of both design (novelty) and fun factor in the puzzle and game industry.

ThinkFun to Create Learning Games Based on Marvel Heroes

Alexandria, VA and New York, NY, February 8, 2006 – ThinkFun Inc., the leading creator of Mind Challenging Games™, and Marvel Entertainment, Inc., one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment companies, have agreed to a multi-year licensing agreement, in which Marvel will provide ThinkFun access to the Marvel Heroes characters. ThinkFun has been granted the rights to Marvel Heroes classic characters such as Spider-Man, X-Men, Hulk, Silver Surfer, Captain America, as well as other well known characters, and will produce a variety of theme-based learning games that leverage ThinkFun's mind challenging game platform.

TIPOVER® Nominated for 2006 T.O.T.Y. Award

Alexandria, VA, February 7, 2006 – ThinkFun Inc., the leading creator of mind-challenging games, is pleased to announce that TIPOVER® has been nominated for a Toy Industry Association, Inc. (TIA) Toy of the Year (T.O.T.Y.) Award, one of the most prestigious honors in the industry. TIPOVER, along with four other finalists, is up for the coveted award in the "Specialty Toy of the Year" category.

ThinkFun® Positions Itself for Next Wave of Innovation and Growth

Alexandria, VA, October 12, 2005 – ThinkFun® Inc., the leading creator of mind challenging games, announced today that Ralph J. Cuomo has been promoted to President and Chief Operating Officer. Bill Ritchie, founder and former president, will retain the position of Chief Executive Officer.

ThinkFun's Multi-Level Challenge Game, TIPOVER, Wins Dr. Toy's "Smart" Award

ALEXANDRIA, VA, June 1, 2005 – ThinkFun®, the leading producer of mind challenging games, is pleased to announce that TIPOVER™, its latest multi-level challenge game is the recipient of Dr. Toy's "Smart Play/Smart Toy Children's Products for 2005" Award. The award honors those products that exemplify educational value, design, safety, improvement in the understanding of the community and the world, good value for price, and, naturally, FUN!

Toot and Otto™, a New ThinkFun® Game for Kids, Wins the Oppenheim Gold Award

ALEXANDRIA, VA, May 17, 2005 – ThinkFun® Inc., the leading producer of mind challenging games, is pleased to announce that Toot and Otto™, a new two player strategy game for younger kids, has been awarded the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio’s Gold Award. The independent consumer organization gave Toot and Otto high marks for being educational, engaging and entertaining.

New Look, New Feel, Same Award Winning Company

ALEXANDRIA, VA, February 17, 2005 – ThinkFun™, Inc., the leading maker of mind challenging games, announced today a set of initiatives designed to improve and enhance brand communications. ThinkFun will create a new logo and packaging treatment in order to unify all packaging under the ThinkFun brand name and will launch a set of thematic merchandising displays that highlight specific product categories in order to provide consumers a more compelling shopping experience.

Leader of Mind Challenging Games Comes to Play in 2005

ALEXANDRIA, VA, February 17th, 2005 - Along with the New Year, comes three brand new products from ThinkFun, the leading creator of mind challenging games. Renowned for their ability to both entertain and educate simultaneously, ThinkFun games provide hours of fun-filled challenges while stimulating the mind. The new products help round out assortments in three important game categories including Multi-Level Challenge Games, Children’s Games (ages 4-8) and Family Games.

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