Articles About Milton Bradley

Thrift Treasure: Finder’s Keepers

Thrift Treasure: Finder’s Keepers

There’s one rule of thumb we violated when making this week’s Thrift Treasure purchase. Normally we’ll pass on any game that comes in the traditional long-box. Think Monopoly, Scrabble or any of the classic games we all gr ...
Thrift Treasure: Exit

Thrift Treasure: Exit

Last week’s Thrift Treasure, Leverage by Milton Bradley, had a board that tilted when pieces were moved across the play area. You wanted the board to either remain balanced or tilted towards your opponent. But other than moving your p ...
Thrift Treasure: Leverage

Thrift Treasure: Leverage

I have to admit, we almost didn’t purchase today’s Thrift Treasure feature. When we first spotted Leverage by Milton Bradley, it instantly reminded us of the last Thrift Treasure of 2017 – Yali. Both are designed for two p ...
Thrift Treasure: Zillionaire Board Game

Thrift Treasure: Zillionaire Board Game

We live in a time of awareness of social injustice and a high-divided political system. My Facebook feed is filled with complaints from Social Justice Warriors on both sides of the spectrum. One side feels they are being taken advantage of ...
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: Spider Wars

Thrift Treasure: Spider Wars

Just a few days ago we talked about how some games are toys and some toys are really games. And that’s fine with us because we love both! This week’s thrift treasure falls into the same category. In reality, Spider Wars is a gam ...
Thrift Treasure: This Game is Bonkers!

Thrift Treasure: This Game is Bonkers!

I know there have been a couple times at a thrift shop when I have spotted a game and it gave me instant flashbacks to my childhood. Most recently we stumbled across a like-new copy of Crossfire and I had to have it no matter the price. I t ...

Thrift Treasure: Crossfire

Have you ever walked into a store, any store mind you, and see something you have to buy right then and there at any price? I’m sure you have, and I’m sure you overpaid. Just like I did this week at our local Goodwill. My rules ...
Thrift Treasure: Input

Thrift Treasure: Input

Can you believe we found yet another 80’s abstract game this week?! Maybe it shouldn’t count as from the 80’s since it does bill itself as “A Strategy Game Ahead of Its Time”. Either way, we were excited to fin ...
Thrift Treasure: Showdown Yahtzee

Thrift Treasure: Showdown Yahtzee

I was really excited to find this copy of Showdown Yahtzee at our local Goodwill this week. Not because I had been looking for it. In fact, I didn’t know anything about the game. It was because Yahtzee was one of my favorite games to ...