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What is your favorite board game?

Asked at Dillons, 1015 West 23rd St. on March 20, 2011

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“Sorry.”

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“Monopoly.”

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“Clue.”

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“Mouse Trap. I used to set everything up and play with the pieces, but I never actually played the game.”

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RoeDapple 3 years, 6 months ago

First! . . . No, wait. That's a silly internet game played by esquire wannabee's . . .

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jackpot 3 years, 6 months ago

Maybe the LJW will quit posting at the same time every day,

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RoeDapple 3 years, 6 months ago

My favorite 'board' game is to visit the lumberyard, pick out some nice boards, then create something with my own hands that might be passed down for generations of future Dapples.

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TopJayhawk 3 years, 6 months ago

Rail Baron.....It's kind of like monopoly but with railroads.

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Boosh 3 years, 6 months ago

Right now my favorite game is BFBC2, but I am looking forward to April 19th when Portal2 drops. The first one was awesome but to short. P2 is supposed to be 2.5 times longer and also have a co-op campaign that is 2 times longer then the original.

I know it's supposed to be board games, but as Pywacket stated, this was done not long ago and I feel it's time for the more digitally inclined to be represented :)

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Boosh 3 years, 6 months ago

I was promised cake. And cake I will have!

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trinity 3 years, 6 months ago

scrabble. i never owned "mousetrap" when i was a kid, but did buy one for my daughters when they were kids. what a pain to set that thing up!! :P

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snoozey 3 years, 6 months ago

Nakey Twister - great sport with the right crowd.

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RoeDapple 3 years, 6 months ago

Grandma and I used to like "Tuck and Roll"

She became very adept at Parkour and Free Rolling games

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dajudge 3 years, 6 months ago

Teeter-Totter, geez, I didn't think I'd be first with that one.

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Kookamooka 3 years, 6 months ago

Yahtzee, Scrabble, Sequence and monopoly are hits. For card games...Texas Hold'em Poker and this odd card game from England my extended family can't play enough of called Royalty. I had to get a replacement set online. Does any one else play this game? We love it.

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Gene Wallace 3 years, 6 months ago

Chess and Risk. I took Risk to South East Asia with a marked World map, instead of the board, in '73. Taught Chess to K-6 in an after school program for 2 years. (employed by Academic Chess)

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beatrice 3 years, 6 months ago

Scrabble, Scrabble, and Scrabble.

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Kookamooka 3 years, 6 months ago

NOBODY actually ever plays Mousetrap. We only played with the stuff, too. My kids got it for xmas one year...they played with the stuff. I don't even know the rules. Amazing how long that game has been corrupted by kids and is still on the market.

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bolshavik_vw 3 years, 6 months ago

Mille Bournes, Monopoly and Life. Those were my games and still are.

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bolshavik_vw 3 years, 6 months ago

Mille Bournes, Monopoly and Life. Those were my games and still are.

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CHKNLTL 3 years, 6 months ago

My mom had this awesome "Barbie" game from the 1960's and you play for allowance and job money, earning enough to finally buy a dress, catch a date, join a school club, and go to the dance, playing to become the homecoming queen by finishing first.

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Wendy magillicutty 3 years, 6 months ago

Tripoli! it's an awesome game. You play a round of poker and rummy!

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ifuonlyknew 3 years, 6 months ago

scatogories!! when i was younger though Mall Madness was one of my faves!!!

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