Articles About Hasbro

Thrift Treasure: Jenga Xtreme

Thrift Treasure: Jenga Xtreme

Another thing we see a lot of at thrift is the classic wooden game Jenga. Not only is the branded version easy to come across, there are a number of Jenga-like games made by manufacturers small and large. We were fortunate to sit down for a ...
Thrift Treasure: Fantastic Gymnastics

Thrift Treasure: Fantastic Gymnastics

It certainly didn’t take long to find a near-new copy of Fantastic Gymnastics at a local thrift store. We couldn’t escape Hasbro’s commercials for this challenging dexterity game during the holiday season. Its popularity w ...
First Look: Hasbro Parody Games

First Look: Hasbro Parody Games

If you’re a regular reader of our articles about board games, then you know we play a LOT of them. And almost every time you see us playing it is a game you’ve probably never heard of. That’s the wonderful thing about the ...
Thrift Treasure: Operation Aflac

Thrift Treasure: Operation Aflac

I’ve got a problem. Every Sunday we bring to you a board or card game we’ve rescued from our local thrift stores. We don’t buy everything we see, but do look for unique and eye-pleasing titles that appear to be fun to play ...
Thrift Treasure: Connect 4 Stackers

Thrift Treasure: Connect 4 Stackers

If there’s one game I know every reader has tried at some point in their life, it is Connect 4. And I’m sure like everyone else, you enjoyed it most when you were younger. Then you had kids and re-discovered it with them! This w ...
Thrift Treasure: Triple Triumph

Thrift Treasure: Triple Triumph

It seems as of late I’ve bought a few games even though they go against my ‘rules’. Normally games that are incomplete, missing rules or in a heavily damaged box are ones I leave on the shelf no matter how badly I need it ...
Losing Cannot Get Much Sweeter

Losing Cannot Get Much Sweeter

My daughter took me by surprise the other day and said the strangest thing. “I want pumpkin pie.” To most people, this doesn’t sound like an odd request because we all know how delicious pumpkin pie can be, especially with ...
Thrift Treasure: Connect 4 Launchers

Thrift Treasure: Connect 4 Launchers

I think Connect 4 is one of those games that every single one of you has played at one time or another. It’s so wonderful in its simplicity and can be played by all ages. Not only do we have the original in our collection, we also hav ...
Thrift Treasure: Hungry Hungry Hippos

Thrift Treasure: Hungry Hungry Hippos

If you were a child of the 80’s, there is no doubt you had or played Hungry Hungry Hippos at some point. You also couldn’t escape the earworm from Hasbro‘s campy commercial that played endlessly on Saturday mornings. My fa ...
Thrift Treasure: Battleship Express

Thrift Treasure: Battleship Express

I don’t think there’s an American child that hasn’t played a version of Battleship at some point. If you’re younger, you had the luxury of an electronic version that kept track for you. But if you were like me, you h ...