Idle Remorse

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Review: Polar Dare!

Review: Polar Dare!Publisher: Milton BradleyYear: 1991Tagline: The Game of Chills, Thrills and Spills how we met I found Polar Dare! at a thrift shop last summer, shortly after our group played Dizzy Dizzy Dinosaur. I picked it up because it looked old, and once I picked it up I could see that it was a […]

Review: Which Witch?

Review: Which Witch?Publisher: Milton BradleyYear: 1970Tagline: OBJECT: BE THE FIRST TO GET THROUGH THE WITCHES’ HOUSE AND BREAK THE EVIL SPELL. how we met This is a story you have heard before, but I always enjoy revisiting it because it was such a fun day. I found Which Witch? in relatively decent shape in the […]

Review: Maniac

Review: ManiacPublisher: IdealYear: 1979Tagline: The Fiendishly Clever Paranoid Electronic Game THAT TESTS YOUR SENSES IN FOUR DIFFERENT WAYS! how we met I met Maniac at the Kane County Toy Show last fall. I was intrigued by the cover when I first saw it, but I decided to wait until the end of the day before […]

Review: Chicken Out

Review: Chicken OutPublisher: Parker BrothersYear: 1988Tagline: “Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road?” Game how we met I found Chicken Out for the first time for $5 at a flea market, but the seller would not let me open it and did not know if it was complete. I also didn’t totally want to carry […]

Review: Personal Preference

Review: Personal PreferencePublisher: Broderbund GamesYear: 1987Tagline: You’re in the spotlight… how we met I played Personal Preference years ago but hadn’t seen it for quite a long time. Then I met the Thrifting Minions in the Milwaukee area! Courtney is a very keen fan of Personal Preference. She found a fabulous copy at thrift one […]

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