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2013-11-05 16:10:14

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Ernst Kick , CEO of Spielwarenmesse eG , with Which products have been nominated for the Toy Award 2013.
( Spielwarenmesse eG / Frank Boxler )

15 new products at the International Toy Fair are dying to win the 2013 ToyAward

The excitement is mounting, Because The tenth presentation of the ToyAward at the International Toy Fair is getting closer . In the race for the trophy , 227 companies entered a total of 380 products (2012 : 371 ) before the fair . The figures did show the companies ' interest in the ToyAward again has Increased over the previous year ( 179 Participants ) . A jury of experts Representatives Comprising trade and social and play educational ists nominated 15 innovative new products at the fair in the five categories altogether . This Means three new toys or games per category take Their marks .

The curtain will be raised at the opening ceremony of the Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair Nuremberg on 29.1.2013 , When the product did has Convinced the jury with its play fun , creativity , safety, materials , and ease of understanding will be announced for each category . The five lucky winners can look forward to the ToyAward .

The award-winning products then have the opportunity to play for the hearts of the professional audience . The five winning products will be on display at the Innovation Centre in hall 4 from 30.1 to 2.4.2013 , where visitors can examine them and choose Their personal favorite by scanning Their entrance ticket . Spielwarenmesse eG will raffle to iPhone 5 on iPad and iPod touch on among the visitors taking part in the voting. The main winner , the ToyAward Traders'Favourite , Receives prize money of 20,000 euros for marketing his product . The winner will be announced at the closing press conference of Spielwarenmesse eG on Monday, 04/02/2013 .

The Google- have been nominated for the 2013 Toy Award in five categories:

Category Baby & Infant (0-2 years) :

Large Play Set In The Zoo / Habermaaß GmbH
Wood Stacking Set C / GOTOY ApS.
Tobbles Neo / Fat Brain Toy Co.

Category PreSchool (3-5 years) :
JoJo See You Simon Says / Silverlit Toys Manufactory Ltd.
KORXX 56 / KORXX Patricia Kuch
Night of the Magic Shadows / Habermaaß GmbH

Category SchoolKids (6-10 years) :
4D Cityscape Time Puzzle / 4D Cityscape Inc
Boom Boom Balloon / Schmidt Spiele GmbH
Kakerlakak / Ravensburger Verlag GmbH

Category Family & teenager ( over 10 years) :
EVOLUTION . The Origin of Species / RBG GbR
Live football / Felix Finger & Marcel leader GbR
SIKU Racing / Sieper GmbH

Special Award category of the Toy Fair Special Toys 3.0:
iPawn ® Pool Billiards / Jumbo Games GmbH
RoboMe / SABLON Germany GmbH
Sphero / Orbotix , Inc.

All information about the ToyAward , the jury and the winners in the past years is available at www.toyaward.com .

The jury for choosing the ToyAward 2013 Comprises the Following Following members :
Axel Dammler , iconkids & youth international research GmbH (DE)
Andrew Dobbie , Gameplan Europe Ltd. ( UK)
Margit Hoffman , TOYS HOFFMANN GmbH (DE)
Hansjörg Iden, write & play duo ( DE)
Dr. Thomas Märtz , VEDES AG (DE)
Achim Rövenich , & FUN GAME GmbH (DE)
Andreas Schäfer , idee + spiel ( DE)
Vincent Stozicky , JouéClub ( FR)
Rainer Weis churches , TUV Rheinland Group ( DE)
Thomas Wodzicki , Mobile Game ( EN )

01/24/2013 - saw / sr

Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair Nuremberg
The Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair Nürnberg , the leading international fair for toys , hobbies and leisure , is organized by the fair and marketing services provider Spielwarenmesse eG . The trade fair Creates a comprehensive communication and ordering platform for 2,700 national and international manufacturers . The presentation of new products and the extensive industry overview Provide a valuable pool of information for annual market orientation for some 76,000 buyers and toy traders from over 100 nations .

Fair date : Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair Nürnberg , Wednesday to Sunday, 30.1-4.2.2013

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