Press Releases

Outset Media Now Distributing for Blue Orange Games in Canada

Victoria, British Columbia, 6 January 2020: Outset Media Corp is excited to announce Blue Orange Games, an award winning US game manufacturer, as a new addition to its distribution line for Canada.  

Cobble Hill Puzzle Co Launches Bold New Design For Its 13th Birthday

Makeover includes more uniformity across piece counts and a new reference poster
January 25, 2018

Victoria, BC - Cobble Hill Puzzle Co launched a redesign of its jigsaw puzzle boxes for 2018 in celebration of its 13th birthday.  The change to a more bold, modern look was spurred on by the change in demographics within the puzzling community who enjoy Cobble Hill puzzles.  The company is seeing growth with millenials, young families and couples - as opposed to mostly a senior community.  In 2005, when the company was launched, the classic and simple beige box really spoke to trust and added comfort to those trying something new.

Outset Media Announces Grand Opening for New Showroom and Warehouse in Brampton, Ontario

New showroom provides year around access to all of Outset’s product lines on display
June 29, 2016

Outset Media Corp will be hosting a Grand Opening for all of its retailers, reps, manufacturers and press on Friday, August 19th at its new warehouse in Brampton, ON. 

Outset Media Now Distributing for Goliath Games in Canada

June 29, 2016

Outset Media Corp is excited to announce Goliath, an international toy and game manufacturer, as a new addition to its distribution line for Canada.  

Goliath brings a wide breadth of new games and toys to Outset, including the popular Pop the Pig and Dino Meal games.  Much like Outset, Goliath believes in contributing to “moments of togetherness”. They believe the magic of socio-cognitive development happens when people are having fun together – thus their mission statement: Clever Together.

Outset Media Corp Celebrates Shipping of 1 million Professor Noggin’s Card Games!

Minds Alive! store owners benefit from the milestone
June 13, 2016

Victoria, British Columbia (June 13, 2016) – Outset Media Corp reached a great milestone of shipping 1 million award winning Professor Noggin's card games.  The Professor Noggin's card games are enjoyed by families, classrooms and homescholers across North America with great thanks going to the support of retailers who believe in these games and make them available to everyone.

Outset Media Inks Deal With ASTRA To Produce Line Of Preschool Products Exclusively For ASTRA Retailers

February 13, 2015

Victoria, British Columbia (February 13, 2015) – Outset Media announced today that it has signed a deal to offer a line of preschool toys exclusively to independent toy stores that are members of the American Specialty Toy Retailing Association (ASTRA).

Outset Media Acquires Exclusive Distribution Rights To SmartLab Toys In Canada

Game Industry Veteran is a Perfect Fit for SmartLab Toys’ Award Winning Toys & Science Kits
August 1, 2013


Victoria, BC (August 1, 2013) – Outset Media, a game industry veteran and manufacturer of the award winning Professor Noggin’s card games is the exclusive distributor for SmartLab Toys throughout Canada.  Retailers will begin stocking new SmartLab Toys products in late summer.  The existing line of SmartLab Toys’ award winning products, including All Natural Spa Lab and Squishy Human Body are available immediately. 

Victoria Schools Devour Free Canadian Trivia Board Games

Nov. 1, 2012

** For Immediate Release **
Contact:  Nathaniel Spohn, Public Relations
Phone:  250-592-7374, ext. 213



How Smart Are Canadian Families?

David Manga, the inventor of Canadian Trivia is on a mission to find out!
May 3, 2012

Victoria, BC - Could the average Canadian family name the three Prairie Provinces? Or, how about naming Canada’s first prime minister? Not too hard to answer!! Well… how many families could find Jerry’s Nose on a map of Canada? David Manga is on a mission to find out!