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Haunted House (1st Edition) - Denys Fisher, 1971

A 3D board game by Denys Fisher, first published in 1971, which was based on the US board game "Which Witch". There were several games released in the UK during the 1970's and 1980's on a very similar theme, such as Scream Inn, Ghost Train and Ghost Castle.

Denys Fisher produced a 2nd edition of this game in 1975 called "New Haunted House".

Haunted House
Haunted House, Denys Fisher, 1971 Edition

Game Details

Game: Haunted House
Company: Denys Fisher
Players: 2-4
Year: 1971

Game Play

The winner is the first player to travel through the Haunted House and reach the charmed circle at the top of the stairs, but there are lots of dangers along the way to catch you out, when the "Whammy Ball" is dropped down the chimney.

Game Contents

A fully complete game will have the following contents.

1 game board
4 clips to attach wall sections to the board
2 wall sections
1 chimney panel
1 chimney baffle
1 chimney top
1 staircase
1 landing
1 broom with axle
1 floorboard plus brace
1 secret panel and bucket
4 playing pieces
4 mice
1 ball bearing (Whammy Ball)
5 Wanda the Wicked cards
8 Glenda the Good cards
19 Ghoulish Gerti cards
1 die
The rules are printed on the inside of the box lid