Boardgames you loved during the 80s and 90s

In an era of advanced phones, tablets and the web it’s anything but difficult to overlook that only 20 years back table games were extremely popular.

Awakening on your Birthday or at Christmas and accepting a fresh out of the box new table game was something most 90s children pined for.

Here we’re going to take a nostalgic look back on some of the greatest games we owned pre-digital age. Who remembers the game with the video tape?


The dress-the-donkey game that kept you on edge from the moment you began. Some instructions are as follows each player places an item onto the Donkeys back, with the loser the one who causes Buck to, well, buck.

Crossbows and Catapults


Crossbows and Catapults, also known as Battlegrounds, is a game of physical skill first released in 1983. You will notice that in the original version, the two armies are called the Impalers of the Clannic Shelf and the Doomlords of Gulch.