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What was one of the best games you played as a kid? (outside/inside)....mine was Manhunt!!!!

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inezmm2000

Asked by inezmm2000 at 2:14 PM on Aug. 16, 2010 in

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  • electronic battleship or life. of course the old hide and sneek was fun too.
    laura970

    Answer by laura970 at 2:15 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • Grew up on our grandparents farms, so any kind of hide and seek or tag was the best. We played a lot of "house" kind of games too. Lots of imagination to go around when you have no tv and live back a back road.
    2BlondeBabies

    Answer by 2BlondeBabies at 2:15 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • My kids love Manhunt.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 2:16 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • We would get together a bunch of kids and play "Kick the Can". So much different back then, we would be outside from morning until night.
    shanlaree

    Answer by shanlaree at 2:20 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • Those are all some good games.. I loved playing clue on a rainy night :)
    inezmm2000

    Comment by inezmm2000 (original poster) at 2:24 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • I was a city kid so there was not a lot of places to let imagination go wild. When all of the children in the neighborhood pooled their money, we would buy a Wiffle ball, which is a hollow plastic baseball with holes in it. Then one of us would swipe our Mom's broom or mop and cut off the handle to make a baseball bat. We used cars as bases and one curb to the curb across the street was our pitching mound to the batter. No need for an umpire because behind the batter was a huge brick building. If we hit the ball into one of the 'crazy' neighbors yard, then the game was over because none of us had the nerve to go get the ball. Then it would be a month or so before we could save up for another Wiffle ball. We tried to keep the bat so we would not be punished again for a missing broom or mop.


     


    http://www.wiffle.com/welcome.htm

    Joeygoat

    Answer by Joeygoat at 2:26 PM on Aug. 16, 2010

  • Hide and seek & building snowforts in winter. Skating as well.
    bjane01

    Answer by bjane01 at 7:15 PM on Aug. 22, 2010

  • omg kick the can!!! i used to loooooooove that game...and heads up 7up...and red rover
    alexis_06

    Answer by alexis_06 at 9:11 PM on Sep. 10, 2010

  • Flashlight tag at night
    Skavswife

    Answer by Skavswife at 12:09 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • We played Hide and Seek in the dark, as teenagers!
    Hazelnutkin

    Answer by Hazelnutkin at 6:42 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

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