In the U.S. the term "oldie goldie" is used for something that is still good, even though it is old. Can you identify these games that were popular long ago from the materials needed to play each? The hints given may help!
May 29 17
Slinkies10 questions Difficult, 10 Qns, JS4HOF, May 18 07
"It's Slinky, it's Slinky, for fun it's a wonderful toy. It's Slinky, it's Slinky, it's fun for a girl and a boy." It's a classic toy, but how much do you know about the Slinky?
Let's visit the world of playground games and chants, where an unlucky child may find themselves confessing to having eaten a horse. Many variants of these exist around the world, and details have evolved over time, but the children play on.
Whether it was to decide whose turn it is to buy supper or whose turn it is to clean the bathroom. Rock, Paper, Scissors is a useful decision tool. I hope you enjoy my quiz on the history of Rock, Paper, Scissors!
Ah, you hit the road for that dreaded long family trip to Grandma's house. How can you spend the time and keep your sanity? This quiz is about games played while traveling on those monotonous road trips!
"Strat-O-Matic Baseball" is a statistic-based baseball simulation game. There are both table top (using cards) and computer versions of this game.
Sep 08 04
Tiddlywinks10 questions Tough, 10 Qns, euphonium, Nov 07 03
The game of "Tiddlywinks" is much more than simply flipping winks into a pot. It is a game of skill and tactics involving colour rotation and the ability to move winks, sometimes more than one at a time, across the table to cover you opponents winks.