Game of Life

Game of Life

The Classic!

Travel down life’s road with its highs and lows as you try to amass a fortune.

Working on The Game of Life is a true privilege, this brand has so much history, and is a true fan favorite.

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Game of Life:

The Game of Life is a classic board game originally created in 1860 by Milton Bradley, as The Checkered Game of LifeThe Game of Life was America’s first popular parlour game.

The game simulates a person’s travels through his or her life, from college to retirement, with jobs, marriage, and possible children along the way.

The modern version was originally published 100 years later, in 1960. It was created and co-designed by toy and game designer Reuben Klamer and was “heartily endorsed” by Art Linkletter.

It is now part of the permanent collection of the Smithsonian‘s National Museum of American History and an inductee into the National Toy Hall of Fame.

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Game of Life’s
I’ve Worked On

On the right are some versions of Game of Life that I have worked on.

Game of Life:
History of Games

Below is a list of some of the different Game of Life versions, editions, and licenses that have been created over the years by Hasbro and other games partners.

I worked on some (not all) of the below games – compiled this list as a fan and player of Game of Life.
TPO = Total Product Offering (Front of Pack + Board + Components)

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