Vintage Tabletop: Marvel World Adventure Playset (1975)

Straight out of the Bronze Age of comic books comes this cool Marvel board game from Amsco. Hell, even if I never got to play with the thing it’d be worth owning one just to have as a model. Look at the picture on the box and see what I mean:

Marvel World Adventure Playset (Amsco, 1975)

This thing is so cool I’m even willing to overlook the glaring grammar error in the list of locales. See if you can spot it:

  • Baxter Building
  • Daily Bugle Offices
  • Peter Parker’s Apartment
  • Avenger’s Town House(!)
  • Dr. Strange’s Mansion
  • The Negative Zone
  • Fantastic Four Air Car
  • Working Elevator
  • Secret Trap Door

Here is what the original, shrink-wrapped contents look like:

Marvel World Adventure Playset (Amsco, 1975)

It’s a little early for Christmas, but if you’re reading this and want to know where to send one of these just let me know!

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