The dating game board game
As board games were still a diversion associated with gambling, Bradley focused on creating an instructional game of morals.
He dubbed his invention The Checkered Game of Life and soon sold 40,000 copies.
Successfully complete the challenge and you collect a fortune card in one of four categories—Children, Marriage, Career, Special Moments.
WTF aspect: Fail to complete a truth/dare and you have to wear a red zit sticker. You just have to look for it at the beach, gym, snack shop, movie theater, mall, or amusement park.
Awkward for the girl in the room who actually does have really bad, emotionally scarring acne. Objective: Be the first to buy all six items on your shopping list and make it to the parking lot.
What it taught us: Those fortune cards told us what adulthood had in store for us, and basically your future sucks. Players move around a mini plastic mall, use cardboard credit cards, and cash.
Wendy later surprised everyone by becoming a bodybuilder. Beth moved away in the early 1970s and spent years in the Israeli Army.
) "The man you marry will be wearing a mask when you first meet." (That's not creepy.) Objective: Be the first to guess the Secret Admirer—he's one of 24 guys. Call him up and he'll give clues ("He's not at the mall! What it taught us: Basically responsible for American credit card debt.Klamer added a three-dimensional game board, tinkered with the rules, renamed it The Game of Life and inked a promotional deal with TV personality Art Linkletter.Objective: Collect all the jewelry items in your color without being in possession of the deadly "black ring." First girl to do so is crowned Pretty Pretty Princess.Objective: OMG the Keller Twins are having a party and not going would be social suicide, so get your chores done by 6 p.m.We're all well-versed in '90s board games for girls, but did you know there was popular '60s board game that inspired the title of last night's Mad Men episode (and had a cameo in a commercial on the show)?