Briarpatch = Play + Learning
Originally founded in 1992, Briarpatch provides fun and educational games and puzzles for children. University Games acquired Briarpatch in 2014, and since that time it has been Briarpatch's goal to provide inspiring, educational, and above all FUN content to preschoolers everywhere. No other children’s game brand has won as many awards and delighted as many young children as Briarpatch.
Briarpatch is recognized worldwide for its well-designed preschool games and puzzles. With games and puzzles set in a variety of beloved literary and TV settings such as I SPY, Pete the Cat, The World of Eric Carle and more, Briarpatch helps children to learn social skills, counting skills, memory skills, and literacy skills.
Play 'n Learn System
Designed to assist you in choosing the best product for your child, our original Play 'n Learn system will help you understand the developmental aspects of each game. Each Briarpatch game is rated for 5 different developmental skills:
Look for specific Play 'n Learn information on any Briarpatch game box, or by visiting any game's landing page below.
Briarpatch Games and Puzzles
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First 100 Games
Pete the Cat Games
The World of Eric Carle Games
I SPY Games
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Games
Blaze and the Monster Machines Games
Shimmer and Shine Games
Goodnight Moon Games
Pete the Cat Puzzles
The World of Eric Carle Puzzles
I SPY Puzzles
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Puzzles
See the University Games Catalog here