Monopoly is omnipresent in American society. No wonder its history on TV can trace back to when Betty White was a TV newcomer all the way up to a fictional version based around the love life of Bart Simpson’s teacher.
Board games have been a staple of American family entertainment for a century. But how many of you actually sat down to plays these weird entries that actually made it to market?
A poster mocking that of “Battleship” made the rounds when the game of sinking ships was nearing release. That enormous hippo breaching through the surface like a combination of a whale and submarine looks great on a poster, but a movie based on the game really needs to stick with reality. Here is a game that positively cries out for the animated approach.
Did you know there are people who make a living (so-called) on the Scrabble tournament circuit? Watch the documentary Word Wars and then decide if you really want to apply these tips toward becoming a full time gamer.