Kidd's Toys.

Web Site established January 1997.

Games, Puzzles & Pastimes. Page 3.


A new page to the games section of the site featuring popular games from from the 60's, 70's and some from the early 80's. To find these games boxed, in good shape and complete is actually harder than finding vintage games in this condition, this could be due to the sheer quantity of toys and games that children have in modern times, the need to look after these things is not so great as it used to be. I am offering these items due to demand from customers, please let me know if there are games from this period that you are looking for, email your list to kidds.toys@dial.pipex.com

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Item.

Manufacturer.

Condition Description.

Price.

Please note US $ and EUR price is subject to currency fluctuations.

Blow Football.

Blow Football

J.W.Spear & Sons, England. c. late 1960's. An edition of the popular Blow Football game, complete with mobile goal keepers, goals, 2 balls, six blow tubes, and instructions for play. The game has box and internal packing piece and is in very good condition. £25.00 = $43.00 = €37.00
Super Simon.

Super Simon.

Milton Bradley Ltd. 1981. A multi player table edition of the popular Pocket Simon game. Super Simon has five different game options, which each have their own skill level and speed level settings. The game comes in its original box with instruction leaflet and is in very good condition. £30.00 = $52.00 = €44.00
Railroader.

John Waddington c.1963. Impressive game requiring the players to race to build a Railroad in the Wild West from Junction City to Buffalo Creek. The game is complete with all the track pieces, Locomotives with rolling stock, boxes of dynamite, line clear signals, Chance Cards and instructions for play. The condition is excellent £50.00 = $90.00 = €74.00
Take Hart Gallery.

Take Hart Gallery.

Harbutt's Plasticine Ltd. 1980. With popular children's T.V. personality Tony Hart, theTake Hart Gallery is a drawing and painting set, it comprises of various paints, inks, glue and collage materials to enable you to follow the instruction leaflet included and create works of art! The box has never been opened and is still sealed in its original cellophane, in very good condition. £25.00 = $43.00 = €37.00.
Business Game.

Business Game.

H.P. Gibson, under licence form Waddingtons House of Games. c.1972. Another version of the popular Mine A Million game about mining and trading ore. The game is complete and in very good to excellent condition. £30.00 = $54.00 = EUR 43.00
The Bermuda Triangle Game.

Bermuda triangle Game

M.B. Games c.1976. A board game based on the mysteries surrounding the Bermuda Triangle. Players guide their fleet from port to port collecting freight trying to avoid the mysterious cloud. Game is complete and in very good condition. £35.00 = $63.00 = EUR 52.50
Car Capers.

Car Capers

J.W. Spear and Sons Ltd, England. c.1970's. Played along the same lines as the Beetle Game, but instead of aiming to be the first to complete a Beetle each player has to compile the parts of a car, featuring classics such as the Ford Cortina G.T. and the Hillman Avenger. The game is in very good complete condition. £28.00 = $50.00 = EUR 40.00
Nile Game.

Nile Game.

Spear's Games, J.W.Spear & Sons Ltd England c.1968. An interesting and skillful game, similar in play to Scrabble but instead of creating words the aim is to place 'Nile' tiles to run a continuous line across the playing board. Points are accumulated by placing tiles of different values and by crossing bonus squares, the player with the highest score wins. The game is complete and in very good condition. £42.00 = $76.00 = EUR 63.00
Simon.

M.B. Electronics c.1978 Popular electronic game, matching the notes and colours from the machine, can be frustrating. The game is in very good condition complete with it's original box with internal packing pieces and instruction booklet, the game is working perfectly.

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Wild Life.

Spears Games c.1970's Game based on wild life conservation. Game for 2 - 5 players. The game is in very good complete condition, slight marking to back of playing board and three picture cards. Box is very good.

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Battling Tops.

Ideal c. 1970's. Popular fighting spinning top game, it is complete with five tops, four pullers, two markers and Battling Tops Arena with original card advertising piece. The game has instructions for play and original box. Condition is very good.

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3-D Basketball

A. Wells & Co. Ltd. c.1970 under Licence from Eldon. Nice game, player figure with spring loaded arm and hand cupped to hold the ball, lever on the back of one leg is the control for shooting the ball hopefully into the net. Condition is overall very good the base board for the game is missing the two scoring indicator pointers. Box lid has been repaired and reinforced. £30.00. = $43.00. = EUR 48.00.
Grand Prix.

Merit J. & L. Randall Ltd c.1960's Impressive game similar to the Driving Test game made by Randall. Two tracks with a steering wheel for each operating a magnet on the underside of the track for guiding racing cars around the circuit. Four period cars with the game, two for each player. There are a number of trackside obstacles including hedges, walls, fences, tyre bridges, tunnels, bridge walls (one missing). The games is in very good to excellent condition. Box also very good.

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Par-Golf.

Ariel Productions Ltd. c. 1960. Excellent board game version of the game of Golf. 18 holes on the board with moves determined by drawing Fairway and Hazard cards depending on the position you find yourself in. The game is complete with all playing pieces and in very good condition. £45.00. = $74.00. = EUR 65.00.
Carpet Golf.

Turner Research Ltd. c.1970's Indoor Golf game played on the carpet. Very realistic game two 11cm (4¼") high golfer figures with a sprung lever action to swing the selected club, three clubs per player, driver, lofted fairway club and a putter, plus 14 balls. The game has a green with hole and flag, two bunkers, a water hazard and three trees. The hole to be played can be set out as required then played in the same way as the real thing. Fun game works very well. In the instructions there is mention to a self adhesive tee marker this is not present with the game. Box is in excellent condition.

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Wembley

Ariel c.1960's Game based on the English Football Association Challenge Cup Competition. The game is in very good to excellent condition complete with all playing pieces, its original box and instructions. The box is also in good condition. .

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Camelot.

Waddingtons c.1960's Tactics game for two players using Knights the object to capture your opponent's Castle. The game is complete and in very good condition with instruction book. Box is also good. £45.00. = $65.00. = EUR 72.00.
Magnetic Donkey Party.

Magnetic Donkey Party.

J.W.Spear & Sons, England. c.1970's A magnetic version of Pin the Tail on the Donkey, with plastic tails containing a magnet to place on the metal Donkey playing board. The game is in good condition, some tape marks to top of box and one of the twelve tails is missing. £24.00 = $43.00 = EUR34.00
Mission Impossible.

Berwick Toy Co. Ltd. c. 1970's. Board game for up to six players taken from the cult T.V. programme. Condition is very good to excellent complete with all playing pieces. £29.00. = $44.00. = EUR 45.00.
Mine A Million.

Waddington's c. 1960's. Big box version of this popular game based on mining and trading ore. The game is complete with all playing pieces, instructions for play and is in very good condition.

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Horse of the Year.

Palitoy c. 1960's. Impressive board game based on Horse Show Jumping. The game has four plastic horses with riders, a variety of fences, wall and other item to make up the Show Jumping course on the board. The game is in very good condition, with instructions for play. The corners of the box have been taped and there is some tape on the plastic window in the lid.

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Championship, Show Jumping Game.

championship.

D.R.G. Capri Toys & Games, c.1975. The aim of this game is to complete a showjumping course marked out on the board and score as few faults as possible. The game is complete and in very good condition. £24.00 = $43.00 = EUR 34.00
Scoop.

Waddingtons c.late 1960's Popular newspaper game for up to six players. The game is complete with all playing pieces and instructions for play. Box is very good. £30.00 = $54.00 = EUR 45.00
Don't Tip The Waiter.

Ideal c.late 1960's. Game involving balancing plates of food on a waiters tray without it tipping. All card lithographed figure with 34 plates of food, Dollars and four cards to attach them to, two cards damaged. Condition otherwise is very good.

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Buccaneer.

Waddingtons c. late 1950's. Very nice big box early version of the great Pirate and Treasure game. The game is complete with all playing pieces, barrels were made from wood during this period of the game, instruction for play and box, the box is complete with the internal dividing pieces and is in good condition slight tape damage to lid, six player version

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The Game of Jaws.

Ideal c.1970's. Game from the Film Jaws. The object to retrieve items from the jaws of the shark before they slam shut. The game is in very good to excellent condition complete with twelve items to recover, the hook, (repaired with tape), and has the original well illustrated box.. £40.00. = $63.00. = EUR 55.00.
Spy Ring.

Waddingtons c.1960's The board game of spying and collecting secrets for 2 - 4 players. Game is complete and in very good to excellent condition with rules for play, box also very good. £35.00. = $64.00. = EUR 50.00.
Halma.

Merit J & L Randall Ltd c.1958. Popular game of tactics for two to four players. Complete and in very good condition. £34.00. = $48.00 EUR 55.00.
Careers.

John Waddington. c.1960's. The game where players decide in advance their aims of achievement, the winner being the fist player to reach their target. Game for up to six player in very good complete condition.

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What Am I Bid.

Tri-ang Games c.1968 Game for 3 to 11 players set around the world of antiques auction. The object to bid and win items in the acution. The game is complete and in very good condition. £35.00 = $64.00 = EUR 53.00
Mouse Trap Game.

Ideal c. 1960's This is the first and best edition of this popular game, it came in a much larger box than 70's and early 80's version. Playing pieces are also better with more detail than the later game. It is complete and in very good condition. The box has all the internal compartments for the components of the game and instruction leaflet. The box is good, it has been repaired on and all lid corners. £50.00. = $93.00. = EUR 73.00.
Masterpiece The Art Auction Game.

Parker c.1970. Very nice board game on the theme of Art Auctions. The game is in very good to excellent condition, complete with all playing pieces and instruction leaflet. Box is good repaired on some lid corners, lid illustration is rubbed. £48.00. = $87.00. = EUR 69.00.
Go For Broke..

Vic-Toy, Invicta Plastics Ltd., c.late 1960's. Board game for 2 to 5 players the winner the first person to go broke and spend a million, a reverse of usual game play. The game is complete and in very good condition. Box has very slight rubbing to the corners of the lid. £28.00. = $47.00. = EUR 44.00.
Buccaneer.

Waddingtons House of Games c.1970's. Popular and exciting game of Piracy for 2 to 4 players. The game is complete with all playing pieces and instructions for play. Condition is very good to excellent both game and box.

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Campaign.

Waddingtons c.1971. Strategy War Game for 2 to 4 players set in the Napoleonic War. Napoleon and Wellington leading armies across Europe. Large triple fold board. The game is complete, has instructions for play and in very good condition. Box lid rubbed at the lid corners and edges. £30.00. = $55.00. = EUR 43.00.
Escalado.

Chad Valley c.late 1970's. Late production example of the popular horse race game, it still retained the original style of vibrating mechanism but in plastic. The toy is complete with table clamps, ties, five lead horses, staking sheet and original box. The horses have some paint chips on the legs, one small plastic pin missing from the first lane edge, otherwise good.

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Cluedo.

John Waddington. c.1960's Popular detective game made by Waddingtons, The game is in good condition complete with all playing pieces and instruction leaflet. £28.00. = $44.00. = EUR 42.00.
Escape from Colditz.

H.P.Gibson & Sons c.1970. The same game as the Parker version but with a four piece slot together board. The game is complete and in very good to excellent condition.

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Totopoly.

John Waddington c.1960 Big Box version of the popular horse race game from Waddingtons, a quality example this version has cast metal horses, usual double sided board with the game. It is complete with all playing pieces, instructions for play, all playing pieces are in good condition. Box is also good rubbing to the lid edges corners repaired..

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Space Lines.

Invicta c.1969. 3 dimensional version of the game connect four. The game is complete and in very good condition. £24.00. = $38.00. = EUR 36.00.
Z-Cars.

Waddingtons c. 1960. Board game based on one of the first T.V. Police series in black and white, "Z Cars". The game is complete and in very good to excellent condition. Box is also very good. £40.00. = $58.00.
Satellite Shoot.

Theydon Games c.1960's Based on the game battleships this is the Space Travel version. Lovely early space lithography on the box and playing board. Condition is good two playing pieces replaced tape marks on the corner of the board on one side.

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Emergency Ward 10 Boardgame.

Bell Toys and Games c.1960's. Game based on a T.V. series on I.T.V. 'Emergency Ward 10'. One of, if not the first of the television hospital soap type series. The game comes complete with four counters. four vehicles, a spinner and playing instruction leaflet. Condition is very good, box also very good, playing pieces in original cellophane bag. Great nostalgia for those that can remember the programme, a huge hit in it's day. £48.00 = $74.00 = EUR 74.00.
Pocket Simon.

MB Electronics c. 1980. Pocket size version of this popular hand held game. In excellent condition and perfect working order, complete with original box with internal packing piece and instruction leaflet. £32.00 = $59.00 = EUR 48.00
Ghost Castle.

M.B. Games c.1985. MB games later version of Haunted House from the 70's. Basically the same game slightly different theme. The game is complete and in excellent condition. Box is also excellent. Fine example. £40.00. = $74.00. = EUR 58.00.
Escape From Colditz

Parker U.K. 1960's. Board Game based on the T.V. Programme. The game is complete with all playing pieces, cards, instructions and is in very good condition. The box is in fair to good condition, some rubbing to the lid edges and corners are taped.

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Pirate And Traveller.

Pirate & Traveller.

Chad Valley 1960's. (U.K. Version of a Milton Bradley Game). 2, 3 or 4 player geographic game with travellers and pirates delivering to destinations around the world triple fold board with advantage and penalty areas. Game is complete and in good condition. £35.00 = $63.00 = EUR 52.50.
Booby-Trap.

Waddingtons c.1967. Fun game with sprung base. The object to remove different size and colour disks without the others flying into the air. Condition is very good to excellent complete with all playing pieces. £24.00. = $37.00. = EUR 37.00.
Kojak Detective Game.

Arrow Games c.1970's Boardgame based on the popular T.V. Kojak detective series. The game is complete and and in good condition.. £30.00 = $54.00 = EUR 45.00.
Formula 1.

Waddingtons England. c.1960's. Very early edition of this popular Motor Race Game with very nice graphics on the lid. The game is complete with all playing pieces and is in very good condition. Game for up to six players.

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Formula 1.

Waddingtons England c.1960's. Motor race board game for up to six players. Condition is very good, it is complete with 6 car playing pieces, 2 dice, 6 dash-boards, set of 30 tactics cards and a set of 16 pit cards, it has instructions for play.

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Buccaneer.

Waddington's England 1970's. 2 to 4 player Swashbuckling game of Piracy. Condition is good and complete with sails and masts on the ship counters, gold bars, gems, and barrels, crew and chance cards. Game has it's instruction leaflet. Box is good slight rubbing to the corners and small area of tape damage.

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Blast-Off.

Waddington's England 1969 Board game of space exploration and technology for up to four players. The game is complete and in very good to excellent condition with instructions for play. £30.00. = $42.00. = EUR 48.00.
Tournament Golf.

Ariel Games c. 1970's The game of golf in a board game. Large double sided board with nine holes on each side. The game is complete has instructions for play and is in very good to excellent condition. £32.00. = $58.00. = EUR 46.00.
Spirograph.

Denys Fisher (Eng.) Ltd. c. 1970. Complete first issue of this entertaining drawing set in very good condition The game is complete with an original instruction leaflet, 3 pattern sheets and original backing board. Pens are there but appear to have dried up. Box is good but has the remains of tape fixing the lid down attached.

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Telly-Comics. 34.5 x 38cm (13½" x 15") Peter Pan Game England late 1950's early 60's. A face making game with a television with four wooden knobs that allow eyes, noses, mouth and heads to be made up in different combinations. A nice period piece from early TV days. Condition is excellent complete with outer sleeve cover £45.00 = $72.00
Ker-Plunk

Ideal 1967. Original version of this fun game in very good complete condition with original box. Marbles also in original box which is missing the end flaps from one end. £22.00. = $36.00. = EUR 31.00.
Golfwinks Table Golf.

John Waddington. 1970's Great game for indoor golfers, 18 holes of golf using a combination of fairways, bunkers, water and trees. The game is for two to four players and is played in a similar way to tiddley winks, requires accuracy to keep the playing piece on the fairway and out of trouble, and finally into the hole. The game is complete and in very good condition, score cards were provided with the game but there is only one remaining from which copies could be taken. £30.00. = $47.00. = EUR 44.00.
Dr Who Game. Denys Fisher 1975. Tom Baker was the doctor when this game was released. It is complete and in good condition. £28.00 = $45.00.
Spot-a-Lott.

Lotts Toys c.1960's. Game for playing on car journeys. The to spot signs and other items seen on route and move you magnetic playing piece around to tin board. Condition is very good to excellent, The game is complete with all playing pieces and rules. Box is a little grubby but in good condition. £24.00. = $44.00. = EUR 35.00.
Tank Battle.

M.B. Games c.1970's Tank Battle tactics board game for 2 players. The game is in good condition and complete. Box is good some tape marking on the lid side flaps and corners. £34.00. = $61.00. = EUR 51.00
Backgammon.

Spears Games c.1980. Complete boxed game in excellent condition with instructions for play. £15.00. = $21.00.
Ratrace.

John Waddington. c.1970's A game of day to day life with a difference. Make money, spend money start at the bottom and make your way to High Society. It's certainly different and looks like lots of fun. 2 to 6 player game in excellent and complete condition. Box also excellent.

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