Breaking Point (1976)

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1976
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20 minutes
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Breaking Point
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Players take turns placing a small ball on top of the cluster of large balls, using a small stick. Any balls that fall through/off on a player's turn are given to that player. The first person to get rid of all 7 of their balls is the winner.

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British tag line: "An Exciting Tension Packed Game,Needing a Steady Hand and Nerves of Steel!."
There are 2 different games to play. The game is assembled as shown in the pictures. Each player takes 8 balls of the same colour. Players take turns to place the balls, using their stick on to the cradle of white balls. As Soon as a coloured ball falls through,the player that caused it picks up the balls and places them in their Channel (so-to-speak). As soon as a player manages to place all their balls on to the cradle, wins.
The other game involves the balls being worth points and is played in a similar fashion.

Contents
1 Frame and Base Unit.
6 Hooks and 12 White Balls.
4 Sticks.
8 Red Balls.
8 Green Balls.
8 Blue Balls.
8 Yellow Balls.
Rules Are Printed on Box Base.

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Average Rating: 4.88
Standard Deviation: 1.46
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