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Basic Fun Board Game Checklist

Basic Fun hit the scene in 1991 with a miniature working keyring version of the Super Soaker. The combination of miniature + working + keyring proved to be highly popular, and over the next 25 years or so they made over 1,000 different keychains. In later years they branched out into other novelty items but, for the purposes of this post, I'm just going to concentrate on their miniature board games (plus a few other minis I need to own). These are highly detailed replicas of their full size counterparts and are perfect for 1/6 scale scenes. One day I will catch them all!

Green - I own it.
Red - Not yet...

* All pictures come from Google Images, I claim no ownership *


Ant Farm


Barbie Queen of the Prom

Barbie Styling Head

Barrel of Monkeys


Battling Tops
Watch it in action HERE.


Booby Trap
Watch it in action HERE.

Cabbage Patch Kids
*Note: There are six to collect.

Candy Land

*Lion King Checkers
*Winnie the Pooh Checkers



Connect 4




Don't Break The Ice

Don't Spill The Beans

*Note: comes in blue, red, light blue, pink, purple, silver, blue camouflage and green camouflage.

Glo Worm


Hot Wheels

Hungry Hippos

Jack in the Box


Lunch Box
*Note: Barbie; The Beverly Hillbillies; Get Smart; Gunsmoke; Happy Days; The Wild Wild West

Magic 8 Ball

Watch it in action HERE.


Mouse Trap
Watch it in action HERE.

Mr Mouth

Mr Potato Head

Watch it in action HERE.



Watch it in action HERE.





Scratch Art


Snakes and Ladders


The Game of Life

Thomas the Tank Engine

Tic Tac Toe




Watch it in action HERE.

Wizzer Spinning Top

Wooly Willy
*Homer Simpson version
* Krusty the Clown version

Then there is the Arcade series:

Air Hockey

Watch it in action HERE.

Crane Machine
Watch it in action HERE.

Donkey Kong
Watch it in action HERE.


Fortune Teller

Watch it in action HERE.

Rod Hockey
Watch it in action HERE.

Shooting Gallery
Watch it in action HERE.

Boo Roo and Tigger Too


  1. Looks like there are some interesting games there. Like the idea of the mini Etch a Sketch!

    1. I just love anything in miniature, it instantly becomes 100% more exciting! :)

  2. Oh my goodness I can remember Woolly Willy, so much fun

    Thank you for linking up to #ToyTuesday

  3. I didn't realise there were so many. I can definitely remember having a mini etch a sketch.
    Thanks for linking up to #toytuesday

    1. I love that they all work and do things, that's my favourite thing to see in miniatures!


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