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Dungeon Adventure Game!

While I never dug D&D, I probably would have enjoyed this board game version from TSR. I love the wholesome 80s looking family up there, considering TSR was beleaguered with negative press during this period, it’s almost ironic…. Get the expanded digital edition of Rack Toys here.

Escape from New York: The Boardgame

I really need to get this game for my next family game night. I always equate this movie with Starlog, they really gave it a lot of coverage and hyped me to see it. That just took a while cause I was ten when it came out… Don’t forget to join our new facebook group. […]

Choice Board Games of 1976

I’m not sure what your favourites were but I had a mean love affair with playing Hangman and staring at the Sleestak on the “Land of the Lost” board….. Like our Facebook Page Check out our Instagram Get the expanded digital edition of Rack Toys here.

Spotlight: Planet of the Apes Game by IDW

This past week when I went to my local shop, (World’s Collide BTW)  I was presented with this Planet of the Apes tabletop game by IDW.  I like games and if you pair them with an established property, well I’m an easy mark, so even though I didn’t sincerely recall ordering it, it sounded like something […]

Jerry Lewis for Hasbro games

Jerry Lewis’s passing this week saw much reflection on his film and television career but I didn’t see any mention of his time as a games spokesperson for Hasbro.  Celebrity spokes people for games was an interesting phenomena in the 1970s and Lewis joined other notables such as Don Adams, Lucille Ball and Dick Van […]

Dungeon! Adventure Game

As someone who was cast out of his one and only D&D game for being too “Disruptive” (my local DM was kind of a tyrant) , I missed out on the whole TSR scene in the day. It was very similar to being the only kid who hadn’t seen “Star Wars”. I mainly stuck to […]