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I've been boardgaming since I was a little kid, back in the 60's. I thought I'd try and create a chronological list of games as I played them through the years. I had a huge break of twenty years where I played very few board games (damn computers) but I'm back to my roots now. Maybe someone will see an old game here and recall the fun.
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1. Board Game: Mouse Trap [Average Rating:4.09 Overall Rank:15327]
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Man I loved this game when I was a little kid. I'm guessing this is long out of print. I bet small kids would still like this game.
 
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2. Board Game: Don't Spill the Beans [Average Rating:4.24 Overall Rank:15251]
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Kind of popular back then.
 
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3. Board Game: Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots [Average Rating:4.69 Overall Rank:15189]
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How cool was this game? Very cool.
 
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4. Board Game: Barnabas Collins Dark Shadows Game [Average Rating:4.70 Unranked]
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Almost forgot about this one. We never played the actual game, just played with the glow in the dark skeletons, which were very cool.
 
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5. Board Game: Electric Football [Average Rating:4.70 Overall Rank:15110]
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Who didn't play this back in the late 60's? I ordered the Vikings and Chiefs so I had these really nice painted guys buzzing around in circles with a small piece of football shaped spongy something under one guys arm.
 
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6. Board Game: Foto-Electric Football [Average Rating:5.79 Overall Rank:11895]
 
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This was actually pretty cool. They reprinted it when I was a kid, my uncle had it and we played many times.
 
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7. Board Game: Dogfight [Average Rating:6.30 Overall Rank:4128]
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Here's an old one. They did a series of them but this was my favorite. Didn't own it so I only played it a few times.
 
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8. Board Game: Sonar Sub Hunt [Average Rating:6.44 Unranked]
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This was pretty cool for it's time.
 
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9. Board Game: Summit [Average Rating:5.69 Overall Rank:11354]
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Fun game of politics, we played a few times.
 
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10. Board Game: Lie Detector [Average Rating:5.89 Overall Rank:10822]
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Man, I don't even remember all the details of this game, but my buddy had it and we played a few times.
 
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11. Board Game: Careers [Average Rating:5.79 Overall Rank:4927]
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I still have this laying around. Used to play it with mjy uncle and my grandparents. Used to be one of my favorite games.
 
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12. Board Game: Monopoly [Average Rating:4.39 Overall Rank:15329]
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We played hundreds of games. This was the thing to do on a rainy day. Play all day long.
 
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13. Board Game: Challenge Golf at Pebble Beach [Average Rating:5.39 Overall Rank:12996]
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Inspired me to try and make some golf games, they never turned out.
 
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14. Board Game: Blue Line Hockey [Average Rating:5.44 Overall Rank:13549]
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This was pretty cool back then but I'd be bored to tears today moving around the little plastic pieces for hours.
 
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15. Board Game: Mr. President [Average Rating:6.70 Unranked]
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This one was played quite often. I still have my original copy. It's pretty beat up.
 
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16. Board Game: Go For Broke [Average Rating:4.61 Overall Rank:15288]
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Remember playing a few times.
 
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17. Board Game: Blitzkrieg [Average Rating:5.88 Overall Rank:6113]
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Never totally understood it but found it interesting enough to spur me into wargames.
 
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18. Board Game: Count Down [Average Rating:5.86 Unranked]
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Got this at a garage sale back in the day. We played quite a few times out on the picnic table in the backyard on a summers day.
 
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19. Board Game: Win, Place & Show [Average Rating:6.70 Overall Rank:2228]
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Played this often. I have a newer version up in the attic.
 
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20. Board Game: Columbo Detective Game [Average Rating:5.50 Overall Rank:12723]
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LOL, forgot about this one. Don't remember much except having it in the closet and playing a few times.
 
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21. Board Game: Paydirt [Average Rating:6.84 Overall Rank:2959]
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I bought this in 1972 when it came out. Ordered it from a football magazine. I would go on to play this game through the early 80's.
 
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22. Board Game: Talking Football [Average Rating:6.78 Unranked]
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This and it's baseball brother were great fun. Kinda limited though.
 
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23. Board Game: Manhunt [Average Rating:5.66 Overall Rank:11871]
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Don't recall too much about this but we played a few times.
 
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24. Board Game: Billionaire [Average Rating:5.17 Overall Rank:14858]
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Dang, we played this all the time too.
 
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25. Board Game: King Oil [Average Rating:6.02 Overall Rank:5471]
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We played this ALL THE TIME.
 
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