Yeah, I am missing a couple of big ones, but TAF just doesn't thrill me for some reason. Maybe I have to spend more time with it. I love FH, but RS is deeper and Rudy is usually beat to death on one's I've found. TZ is not for me. Played it plenty, but no desire. I like Earthshaker, but never played Whirlwind.
Shrek is rare and a great family theme, but I have limited space!
We have had a TZ and WW since we started the collection and both are still here in freshened up form. Earthshaker has come and gone a few times, and in my opinion it is not quite as challenging as WW. Over the years Addams has come and gone as well as Funhouse.
Although I probably wont have another Addams in the house, I admit that I enjoy running across one from time to time at a friends house or a show. I get just enough play on it in outside settings, but it often sat dark while in the gameroom. Funhouse is entertaining, and guests say that they miss it, so I may search one out in the future.
I haven't played Ripleys, so maybe that would be a nice complement to the Lawlor tribute component of your collection.
IMO, there is too much repetition in having more than a couple games by any one designer though, whether it be either of the Richies, Lawlor, Popadiuk, etc.
Good luck and have fun along the way.
Already have the TZ and TAF, just a matter of time until I find the right FH. Those are my grail pins. They just happen to be Lawlors as well, it wasn't my original intent. Hell, when I played them in the arcades, you could've told me Santa Claus designed them! I wouldn't have cared, they're great games. Once I get a FH, I'll probably move on to other System 11 and prior titles: Taxi, Pinbot, BK, etc., but these three Lawlors are the "musts" for my collection.
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