I thought that this original copy of Twister was really cool.
I didn’t realize that Twister was originally marketed as a game for adults (ok, “8 and up”, but the box only has adults on it). Apparently there was a bit of a controversy when it first came out.
When Twister was featured on ‘The Tonight Show’, where the presenter, Johnny Carson, climbed over Eva Gabor who was on her hands and knees wearing a short skirt, Milton Bradley (MB) was accused of selling an adult game by its competitors.”The Fact Site
Fortunately, the TV commercial features a grandpa and a child, thereby removing any possible sexual tension that could arise:
Since I’m not a collector, I left the box on the shelf. Someone else is going to be pretty excited to pick up an original copy of Twister for $3.