The Kuckoo Company

Kuckoo Krackers

Build & Play - Cars, Trucks and Trains

Kuckoo Krackers’ marvellous Build & Play Crackers. The “Cars, Trucks and Trains” Building Block Series includes six amazing crackers each containing a different set of building blocks relating to a car, truck or train. Build the models; have some fun.

Contents: 6 x 13 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a set of building blocks, building instructions, a party tissue crown and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Build & Play - Town and Country

The “Town and Country" Building Block Series includes six amazing crackers each containing a different set of building blocks relating to a Town or Country scene. Build the models; have some fun.

Contents: 6 x 13 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a set of building blocks, building instructions, a party tissue crown and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Build & Play - Animal Micro Blocks

The “Animals” Building Block Series includes six amazing crackers each containing a different set of Animal building blocks. These crackers contain “Micro” Building Blocks, also referred to as “Nano Blocks”. They are purposefully very small and the models are harder to complete. They are suitable for adults and older children (age 12+).

Contents: 6 x 13 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a set of building blocks, building instructions, a party tissue crown and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Build & Play - Metal Construction

The “Metal Construction” Series includes six amazing crackers each containing all the requisite parts (metal plates, screws, bolts, a spanner and a screwdriver) to create and build a metal model. Build the models; have some fun. Age 10+

Contents: 6 x 13 inch crackers. Each cracker contains building instructions, a set of metal parts, nuts, bolts and tools to create a metal model. A party tissue crown and a joke are also included. Click here for contents picture.

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The Great Santa Claus Race

Get ready for "The Great Santa Claus Race". All crackers contain a wind-up Santa and players must race their Santas on the race track provided. Find out who's been in training and who's been eating all the mince pies! May the best Santa Claus win.

Contents: 6 x 12.5 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a wind-up clockwork toy, a party hat and a joke. The box also includes a card racing track. Click here for contents picture.

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Play Dough Modelling Game

A fun game of creativity, skill and imagination. Using modelling clay, players must try and make a model of various words such as: Snowman; Spectacles; Dinosaur; the Eiffel Tower; with a view to other players guessing the word that is being modelled. Access your creative side with this great fun modelling game. You never know, you may find out that you're the next Michelangelo!

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains coloured play dough, game instructions, a party hat and a joke. The box also contains a list of words that must be modelled. Click here for contents picture.

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Magic Six Crackers

Enter the mysterious world of smoke, mirrors and magic! All players receive a Magic Trick in their cracker and must take it in turns to perform their trick in front of all other players. The person who can best perform their trick, as well as providing the greatest entertainment factor will win!

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a magic trick, a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Racing Penguins

What can be more fun than racing Christmas clockwork penguins? All crackers contain a wind-up Christmas penguin and all players must race their penguin against the others on the race track provided. Good luck and may the best penguin win!

Contents: 6 x 12.5 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a wind-up clockwork toy, a party hat and a joke. The box also includes a card racing track. Click here for contents picture.

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Cuddly Teddy Bear Crackers

These really are lovely, cuddly, cute crackers. Each cracker contains a soft, plush, furry and lovable Teddy Bear with a key ring attachment. The Teddy Bear can either be cuddled and loved on its own, used as a keyring, or as a decoration on your Christmas tree.

Contents: 6 x 13 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a Teddy Bear, a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Teddy Bear Crackers

These really are lovely, cuddly, cute crackers. Each cracker contains a soft, plush, furry and lovable Teddy Bear. The Teddy Bear can either be cuddled and loved on its own or used as a decoration on your Christmas tree.

Contents: 6 x 13 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a Teddy Bear, a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Wooden Puzzle Crackers

Each cracker contains a mind muddling, brain busting, cerebral twisting Wooden Puzzle; the aim of each being to separate the puzzle pieces and then put them back together again. Once everyone has solved their own puzzle, the puzzle should be passed to the next person for solving. To add some spice, set a time limit of three minutes per puzzle and then whoever solves the most puzzles in the allotted time wins!

Contents: 6 x 13 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a wooden puzzle game, a party hat and a joke. The box also includes wooden puzzle solutions. Click here for contents picture. For the Solutions in PDF format please click here.

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Nativity Scene Crackers

These nativity crackers contain all you need to create a beautiful nativity scene. Each cracker contains a resin nativity figurine, including: the baby Jesus; Mary and Joseph; the three Wise Men; a Cow; and a Sheep. The box also contains a printed manger which can be cut out and folded. Peace and love to all at Christmas!

Contents: 8 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a resin nativity figurine, a party hat and a joke. The box also contained a printed manger. Click here for contents picture.

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Magic Snake Crackers

Each cracker contains a Magic Snake which can be twisted and turned into any number of different shapes from a Dog to a Ball, a Triangle to a Key, a Pyramid to Bird, and many more. Have a play and try to make some of the shapes detailed in the instructions. For additional fun, pick one of the shapes, say, "Ready, Steady, GO!" and race everyone else to see who can make the shape in the quickest time.

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a Magic Snake, instructions and a guide to make a number of shapes, a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Consequence Game

All players take it in turns to detail a small section of a story, not knowing what the preceding part of the story is, or how the story will eventually end. Once completed, each section of the story is then combined and read out aloud resulting in hilarious stories of bizarre events with outrageous consequences. Consequence Kuckoo Krackers will have the whole table rolling on the floor with laughter.

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers, game instructions, 18 consequence cards, 6 pencil and pad sets, 6 party hats and 6 jokes. Click here for contents picture.

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Robot Puzzle Crackers

Each cracker contains a wooden cube which can be un-folded, twisted and made into a Robot. First make your own Robot, have a play, and then see if you can transform the Robot back into a wooden cube. A puzzle and a toy combined; harder than you think and great fun!

Contents: 6 x 13 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a Wooden Puzzle Robot, a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Metal Puzzle Crackers

Each cracker contains a mind muddling, brain busting, cerebral twisting metal puzzle; the aim of each being to separate two inter-twined chrome wires and then put them back together again. Once everyone has solved their own metal puzzle, the puzzle should be passed to the next person for solving. To add some spice, set a time limit of one minute per puzzle and then whoever solves the most puzzles in the allotted time wins!

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a Metal Puzzle, a party hat and a joke. The box also includes metal puzzle solutions. Click here for contents picture. For the Solutions in PDF format please click here.

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Clockwork Racing Game

What can be more fun than racing Christmas clockwork toys? All crackers contain a wind-up Christmas toy such as a Snowman, Christmas tree, Reindeer, Father Christmas, etc, and all players must race their toy against the others on the race track provided. Good luck and may the best toy win!

Contents: 6 x 12.5 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a wind-up clockwork toy, a party hat and a joke. The box also includes a card racing track. Click here for contents picture.

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Balloon Modelling Game

An update to our existing Balloon Modelling Cracker Game; now EVERY cracker contains its own mini balloon pump. They also contain four modelling balloons and a step-by-step guide explaining how to make a number of balloon models from a hat, to a dog to a rabbit. Great fun for kids and adults alike!

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a mini balloon pump, four modelling balloons, a party hat and a joke. The box also includes six sets of balloon modelling instructions. Click here for contents picture.

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Race to Santa's Grotto

The race is on! Who can get to Santa’s Grotto first? The lucky winner gets all the Christmas presents. All crackers contain a wind-up Christmas toy and all players must race their toy against the others on the race track provided. Good luck and may the best toy win !

Contents: 6 x 12.5 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a wind-up clockwork toy, a party hat and a joke. The box also includes a card racing track. Click here for contents picture.

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Magic Crackers

An update to our existing Magic Tricks Party Game Crackers. All 12 crackers contain an easy to understand, and perform, Magic Trick in their cracker and must take it in turns to perform their trick in front of all other players. These are great crackers for budding magicians aiming to be the next Paul Daniels, David Blaine, or Penne & Teller!

Contents: 12 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a magic trick, a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Kidnapped Game

Help! Aliens have kidnapped Father Christmas and only you can rescue him. Armed with a blow pipe and paper machier balls, players must try and knock over the Alien targets and free Father Christmas. If you don't succeed there won't be any Christmas presents ever again!

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a blow pipe, 8 x paper machier balls, a card target, game instructions, a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Chopstick Challenge Game

Each cracker contains a set of chopsticks and three sweets (one Sherbet Lemon, one Mint Humbug and one Rhubarb & Custard). Players must use their chopsticks to take part in three games. The first game requires all players to pass one sweet round the table; in the second game, two teams race to put their sweets into a bowl; and in the last game, players must try and catch a sweet that has been thrown up by another player - eat your heart out Mr Miagi !

Contents: 12 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a set of chopsticks, three sweets, game instructions, a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Battle of the Spinning Tops

Each cracker contains a Spinning Top and players must take part in three Spinning Top battles. The first game has players battle it out to see who can spin their Top the longest; in the second game, players test their accuracy by trying to get their Top to stop as close to the centre of a target as possible; and in the third game, players’ Tops fight it out on a battle ground. Great fun for kids and adults alike.

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a spinning top, a party hat and a joke. The box also contains a Battle Ground card target. Click here for contents picture.

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The Fragrance Game

Do you have the nose of a distinguished perfumer or a person with a blocked nose and a cold? With the Fragrance Game you can now find out! Each cracker contains a fragrance, a fragrance blotter and a pencil. Players must smell each of the fragrances and try and match them up to the descriptions given. Fragrances included: Peppermint, Orange, Frankincense, Pine Wood, Cinnamon and Lavender.

Contents: 6 x 13 inch luxury gold embossed crackers. Each cracker contains a fragrance in a spray vial, a fragrance blotter, instructions, a pencil, a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Pirates' Dice

Based on an ancient Peruvian dice game and as seen in the film Pirates of the Caribbean 2, this really is one of the best games of detection and deception available. Provided with dice and dice cups, players must make increasing bids in an attempt to guess how many dice there are on the table that show a particular number. So addictive you may need to go to rehab!

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a dice cup, four dice, game instructions, a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Jigsaw Boggler Game

Each cracker contains an identical jigsaw with nine different letters on it. The first game has players race to see who can put the jigsaw together first, the second game is a knock-out tournament where players take it in turns to come up with different words using the nine letters on the jigsaw, and in the third game, players try and work out the nine letter Conundrum. GO, GO JIGSAW BOGGLER!

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a boggler jigsaw, game instructions, a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Celebrity Game

All players become a famous celebrity, but initially don’t know who they are. Taking it in turns the race is on to see if Grandma can uncover that she’s Michael Jackson, Dad that he’s Scooby Doo, and Uncle Frank that he’s the Queen.

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers, game instructions, 18 celebrity stickers, 6 pencil and pad sets, 6 party hats and 6 jokes. Click here for contents picture.

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Top Secret Game

All players take on the role of an undercover secret service agent working for MI-6. A rogue chemist is planning to unleash a highly contagious virus and only you can stop him! You must undergo progressive briefings by your Senior Intelligence Officer ensuring that you remember every last piece of information, as if you are unable to recall the details on your mission, your cover will be blown and the consequences to the world and yourself will be catastrophic!

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a secret agent dog tag, game instructions, 4 briefing notes, a party hat and a joke. One cracker also contains a number of interrogation cards. Click here for contents picture.

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Quick Fire Game

As the name suggests, you've got to be quick to win. All Krackers contain a number of Quick Fire Questions that detail a Person, a Place, a Song, or a Film, and instructions as to how the Question should be read out. Could you get players to guess that you are Luke Skywalker whilst only being allowed to "Hum" and to "Act"? Alternatively, could you verbally describe the song “Bohemian Rhapsody” without actually saying “Bohemian Rhapsody”? If you could Quick Fire Kuckoo Krackers are for you.

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains some quick fire questions, a pencil and pad set, a party hat and a joke. Once cracker also contains an egg timer. The box contains the game instructions. Click here for contents picture.

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Magic Game

Enter the mysterious world of smoke, mirrors and magic! All players receive a Magic Trick in their cracker and must take it in turns to perform their trick in front of all other players. The person who can best perform their trick, as well as providing the greatest entertainment factor will win!

Contents: 12 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a magic trick a party hat and a joke. Click here for contents picture.

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Egg and Spoon Game

All players receive a plastic Egg and a Spoon in their cracker and then play in a number of Egg and Spoon races around the table. Good balance and a steady hand are all that you need to succeed. These really are cracking good fun, just don’t drop those eggs!

Contents: 12 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains an egg and a spoon, a party hat and a joke. The box contains the game instructions. Click here for contents picture.

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Talent Show Game

Roll up, roll up for the Great Variety Talent Show and see if you’ve got what it takes to become a Star! Each Cracker contains a Talent Act, a novelty relating to that Act and a draft script to help you perform the Act. You could be a Singer and Dancer; a Mind Reading Magician; a Balloon Modelling Expert; a Poet Impersonator; a Christmas Choir Conductor; a Swanee-Whistle and Kazoo Cover Band, or a Memory Master Card Sharp. These Crackers really have got Star Quality, the question is, have you?

Contents: 8 x 12 inch crackers. Each cracker contains a party hat, a joke, a script for a talent act and a novelty relating to that act. Click here for contents picture.

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Pop Band Game

Recreate some of the hits from the past 25 years, or make some of your own? With Pop Band Kuckoo Krackers you can do all of these things, as all players become members of a band. Each player is provided with a whistle as an instrument and with the help of an easy to read Music Sheet, and under the instruction of an appointed band leader, hits such as “Angel” by Robbie Williams, “Love is all around us” by Simply Red and “Yellow Submarine” by the Beatles, are brought harmoniously (or not!) to the table. No talent, or previous musical experience required.

Contents: 8 x 12 inch crackers, 8 whistles, game instructions, 1 song sheet, 8 stickers, 1 conductors stick, 8 party hats and 8 jokes. Click here for contents picture.

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Bingo Game

“Two Fat Ladies – eighty-eight” the caller cried as the excitement of the bingo hall is brought to the dinner table. One player is selected as the Bingo Caller receiving bingo numbers and a jargon sheet of bingo rhyming slang, the other players receive bingo scorecards. The first one to obtain a line and call out “BINGO” wins the game.

Contents: 12 x 12 inch crackers, game instructions, callers jargon sheet, 72 Bingo scorecards, 1 set of plastic bingo counters and bag (N.B. counters and bag contained in one of the crackers), 12 pencils, 11 party hooters, 12 party hats and 12 jokes. Click here for contents picture.

For extra Bingo Scorecards in PDF format please click -set one-, -set two-, -set three- and -set four-.

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Balloon Game

All players receive a number of modeling balloons and a step-by-step guide showing them how to make a number of balloon models. As well as a balloon pump to help blow up the balloons, to spice it up a little, we have added a number of competitions. There is “Scrufts” where players have to create a balloon dog and enter it into a prestigious dog show and also speed modelling!

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers, game instructions, 36 modeling balloons, 1 balloon pump, 6 balloon modeling guides, 6 party hats and 6 jokes. Click here for contents picture.

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Liar Game

Can you tell when someone’s telling a lie? Have you ever told one yourself? With Liar Kuckoo Krackers players have to make up answers to inconceivable questions with the aim of trying to con all other players into believing that their answers are correct. The person who’s the best at conning others into believing their answers are correct and the best at working out who’s lying and who’s telling the truth will win the game.

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers, game instructions, 6 Liar Cards, 6 pencil and pad sets, 6 party hats and 6 jokes. Click here for contents picture.

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Spelling Game

Players compete in a spelling showdown to see who is the best speller. Numerous words have been included ranging from the very easy to the devilishly difficult. If you know your “apple” from your “aardvark”, your “scissors” from your “stethoscope” and even your “Pseudonym” from you “Septuagenarian”, then get spelling with Spelling Kuckoo Krackers! Words for children and teens are also included.

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers, game instructions, 6 spelling cards, 6 pencil and pad sets, 6 party hats and 6 jokes. Click here for contents picture.

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Calamity Game

will have you tied up in knots, literally! Contained within the set are a number of Calamity Connection Picture Cards, each showing a connection between one person and another, e.g. a hand touching a nose, a head touching a knee, a hip touching a hip, etc. In teams of two, players must follow the directions indicated on the cards and try and hold as many of the cards between them to accumulate the most points. The problem is could you connect your hand to someone else’s back when you’ve already got your elbow in their ear?

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers, game instructions, 16 calamity cards, 6 pensil and pad sets, 6 party hats and 6 jokes. Click here for contents picture.

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Football Game

brings football to the confines of a busy dinner table. Starting with an easy group warm-up which is followed by “The Big Match”, players have to pass a ball amongst their fellow team mates and try and score as many goals as possible. The only thing is, all players have got to pass the ball is their sucking powers and a straw! If you like football and a good team event, Football Kuckoo Krackers are for you.

Contents: 6 x 12 inch crackers, game instructions, 6 footballs, 6 party hooters, 6 party hats and 6 jokes. Click here for contents picture.

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