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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 […]

Review: Shark Attack!

Review: Shark Attack! Publisher: Milton BradleyYear: 1988Tagline: THE MOTORIZED RACE AND CHASE GAME! how we met Shark Attack! is a pretty desirable game, so finding the vintage version at thrift is fairly uncommon. We have found a few over the years, so sitting down to play was a must. I wanted to know: what is […]

Review: Dinosaurs of the Lost World

Review: Dinosaurs of the Lost WorldPublisher: Avalon HillYear: 1987Tagline: An Adventure Game for Ages 8 and Up how we met I bought Dinosaurs of the Lost World on the Geekmarket! Bill had played the game years and years ago. After he described it I was eager to give it a whirl. I actually found a […]

Review: Crackers in my Bed

Review: Crackers in my BedPublisher: Parker BrothersYear: 1987Tagline: FIND ‘EM, MATCH ‘EM, FEED ME QUICK GAME! how we met I found Crackers in my Bed at the toy shop in my local town. This town is small, but they have a sweet toy shop with dirt cheap games. Bill bought something worthwhile like Mego dolls […]

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