Prime Climb is a superb game that is both fun and educational. The beauty is that the fun and competition disguises the educational component, which teaches kids how to best use numbers and operators to win. Playing will stretch your child’s use of logic and strategy as they decide whether to add, subtract, multiply or divide while maneuvering through the playing board. For kids who aren’t as strong or confident in their math skills, the color coded game board helps, this is a testament to the great design of this game. The directions are easy to understand, giving numbered steps on how the game is played along with helpful examples and FAQs. Startup time out of the box is just a couple of minutes. Game play can be as basic or advanced as players wish. More logical thinking will help players be more successful at the game, but even younger kids that know their addition and subtraction can have a fun time playing. Game play is usually 20-30 minutes which testers liked. Parents were excited to discover Prime Climb which they said would surely be worked into their family game nights.