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Post by Murder by Death » Sun Mar 07, 2010 12:20 am

This Swiss Nestle miniature edition that came in a cereal box is interesting as well:

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Post by cacums » Sun Mar 07, 2010 1:02 am

nice find!

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Post by Murder by Death » Wed May 19, 2010 9:11 pm

And you can have it for €1,00

http://cgi.ebay.de/NESTLE-Mini-Spiel-Wu ... 0262780426

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Post by Adam106 » Thu May 20, 2010 4:19 am

Murder by Death wrote:It seems impossible to me that only the Italians have produced a 3-D Cluedo board, and for a Jr. Edition at that:

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Okay, now that is nice!

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Post by munitzer » Thu May 20, 2010 8:47 am

While I have some problems with it, there can no be denyin one thing: now no one can claim that there is a door where there isn't.
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Post by cacums » Tue Aug 24, 2010 2:27 pm

Murder by Death wrote: I may be splitting hairs here ... but the only color variation is with the lead pipe, which is definitely a cheap pewter piece.
Yes but in the over pictures the weapons have an artistic flare to them. Its not a blurry close up of a cheaply made piece. These weapons have more detail than the Reinvention pieces. Plus the gold accents allow shadows and reflections. I almost think these were drawn to resemble the pawns. As well as the dark outlines around the weapons and in the crevices. It makes them bolder and more elegant.

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Post by Murder by Death » Fri Nov 19, 2010 1:30 am

Anybody have or seen this Spanish edition?

Note that it shows the original UK Cluedo weapons, except the rope is the US rope! And it appears to be in silver-colored or plastic.

I'm guessing this is pre-1972 considering there is a 1972 Spanish Cluedo which uses the US '72 theme, followed by an 80s version derived from the US 86/MD 88 editions, so it is unlikely they would go backwards to the plain UK design. The most interesting thing is the US plastic rope design mixed with the traditional UK weapons, which could have been added as early as the late 50s.

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Post by Michael » Fri Nov 19, 2010 4:46 am

That's neat. never seen that one before!
How do you know what kind of pictures they are if you're such a lay-dee?

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Post by Murder by Death » Sun Jan 09, 2011 3:31 pm

Cool box art on the Chilean/Venezuelan Sospecha edition. It has an interesting Fauvism style about it which we haven't really seen in Cluedo before ... Prof Plum is my least favorite, but mainly due to the fact he looks as if his teeth are rotting out of his head right in front of your eyes.

This detailed review indicates the game uses the 1986 board and cards, but strangely, they appear to reverse Mrs. Peacock (Sra. Celeste) and Mrs. White's (Sra. Blanco) roles based on their outfits. Since the colors don't otherwise match up (except for Scarlet), perhaps this is a mistake?

http://www.cluedo.us/board-games/ve-2/sospecha.htm

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http://articulo.mercadolibre.com.ve/MLV ... spanol-_JM

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Post by TheWhitePawn » Sun Jan 09, 2011 5:39 pm

Murder by Death wrote:This detailed review indicates the game uses the 1986 board and cards
The second link shows the 1996 board on the back cover, so they probably kept the same character artwork over a period of transition for the board. Interesting.
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Post by cacums » Sun Jan 09, 2011 7:00 pm

Oh no! I... that is the ugliest thing next to the reinvention!!

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Re: Foreign Editions

Post by Jonathan Green » Tue Aug 27, 2019 5:27 pm

Good thing I found the forum.
I found this game:
Коломбо: Классическая детективная игра, which translate to Colombo: Classic Detective Game
A Ukrainian Cluedo game made in 2007
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Alternate cover without detective:
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The mansion:
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It's reminds me of the 2000 version of Cluedo.
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Re: Foreign Editions

Post by CluedoKid » Tue Aug 27, 2019 6:33 pm

Looking at the rooms clockwise, it would appear to be Library, Kitchen, Lounge, Sunroom (?), Ballroom, Dining Room, Hall, Bedroom, and Study (?).

Also, noting there's a black character space rather than white.
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Re: Foreign Editions

Post by Jonathan Green » Wed Sep 04, 2019 8:08 pm

Here's another one, Quien es el culpable?

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Reminds me of the 60s Clue game
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Re: Foreign Editions

Post by Jonathan Green » Wed Sep 04, 2019 8:08 pm

Here's another one, Quien es el culpable?

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Reminds me of the 60s Clue game
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