Disclosure: I received product at no charge in exchange for my honest review.Monster Pile-On from HABA checks off all the boxes.
All of the pieces are incredibly durable and will last for years.
It can be used for open-ended play or to play several specific games.
The pieces are chunky and designed to be held easily by tiny hands.
The monster's faces are smiling and friendly.
The pieces can be used for stacking, sorting, matching, counting, and color recognition.
It's excellent for developing hand-eye coordination.
It can be used for solitary play or group play.
It can be played with in a variety of ways.
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