What was your favorite board game, card game, etc growing up?

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  1. Tranquil

    Tranquil Well-Known Member

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    Rummikub was my most favorite.


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    ChuckZ You're so pusillanimous, oh yea.

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    Monopoly, Euchre
     
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  3. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal Oh, that's a nice headlock, sir. VIP

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    Monopoly all the way.
     
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    Tranquil Well-Known Member

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    I've not heard of Euchre, wiki says it introduced the joker to the modern packs of cards, I'll check it out.
     
  5. ChuckZ

    ChuckZ You're so pusillanimous, oh yea.

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    Been so long since I've played, don't remember the joker being involved.
     
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    Great game, I like the wheelbarrow
     
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    YES
     
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  11. banksy

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    Euchre :yes:

    North eastern game. Folks in the rest of the country don't know about it.
     
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    And there's no Joker in Euchre.
     
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    But there is TRUMP.
     
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    1984-??
     
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    Pinochle is also fun.
     
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    Monopoly
     
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    From Wikipedia

    Euchre /ˈjuːkər/ or eucre is a trick-taking card game most commonly played with four people in two partnerships with a deck of 24, 25, or sometimes 32, standard playing cards. It is the game responsible for introducing the joker into modern packs; this was invented around 1860 to act as a top trump or best bower (from the German word Bauer, "farmer", denoting also the jack).[1] It is believed to be closely related to the French game Écarté that was popularized in the United States by the Cornish and Pennsylvania Dutch,[2] and to the seventeenth-century game of bad repute Loo. It may be sometimes referred to as Knock Euchre to distinguish it from Bid Euchre.
     
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    I lied, my parents couldn't afford shit.
     
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