Idle Remorse

Category / Vintage

Review: Wild Wooly

Review: Wild WoolyPublisher: Parker BrothersYear: 1995Tagline: He’s Wacky! He’s Wild! He Wants OUT!Players: 2 to 4 how we met A couple of winters ago, our friend Alex wanted Bill to sell some of his childhood items on eBay. He brought over a couple of boxes, mostly dinosaur junk (jk, I love dinosaurs). Amongst the old […]

Review: Knock Knock Game

Review: Knock Knock GamePublisher: Milton BradleyYear: 1982Tagline: If you know “Who’s There”, you’ll win the Game!Players: 2 to 4 how we met I stumbled onto Knock Knock Game in the clearance cave of Noble Knights games in the Madison area, which makes the game $2? $3? Thrift price. I was dreading playing after looking through […]

Review: Spitting Image

Review: Spitting ImagePublisher: Parker BrothersYear: 1984Players: 2 to 6Tagline: THE GAME OF SCANDAL how we met Since my sister moved to the area, I frequent Madison quite a bit, and Noble Knight Games has a clearance cave that I rarely leave without four or five games in tow. My very first visit I found Spitting […]

Review: The Secret Door

Review: The Secret DoorPublisher: Family PastimesYear: 1991Players: 1 to 8Tagline: A CO-OPERATIVE MYSTERY GAME ™ how we met Bill picked up The Secret Door for me at the Kane County Toy Show <3. I love a 90s game, and this one had pretty decent reviews – which is not always the case when I buy […]

Review: Bottle Topps

Review: Bottle ToppsPublisher: Parker BrothersYear: 1993Tagline: Stack ’em High & Stack ’em WidePlayers: 2 or more how we met I had never heard of Bottle Topps before finding it at thrift recently. But I like a dexterity game, and it seems impossible to me that this many wooden disks can truly branch out as wide […]

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