Follow-ups such as Cranium Cadoo and Cariboo kept up the winning formula of good old-fashioned board game antics and quirky hands-on activities.
This week's treat gives you the chance to win a new Cranium Family Fun Edition. For everyone aged eight and over, it combines 16 activities, including sculpting, impersonating, acting and sketching. Guaranteed to give your brain a workout as well as entertain, it's great fun at a family party and a welcome addition to any school's games cupboard.
We have 12 copies of the new Family Fun edition, worth pound;30 each, to give away.
To enter, answer this question: in what year was Cranium launched in the UK?