2/27 - new rarities...
Banko - unsold 1985 pilot w/Wink Martindale
(The New) Bible Baffle - SM of 1980 ep.
Blockbusters - 1980 pilot (w/a different format)
Fantasy - 1982 ep. w/Tom Wopat (missing last few min.)
GE College Bowl (Ludden) - Colgate vs. Nebraska from 10/9/60 w/oc
The Gong Show (w/oc!) - 10/76 ep. w/Sarah Vaughan, Soupy Sales, and JPM (first few seconds missing; the first act is so bad that the show "restarts" w/a new opening after the 1st break!)
The Love Experts - partial 1978 ep. w/Mitzi McCall, David Letterman, et al; then-unknown Rhonda Shear is a contestant!
Monopoly - unsold 1985 pilot w/Rick Dees
Musical Chairs - two 10/75 eps. from the final week w/oc
The New Treasure Hunt - 1/28/75 ep. w/oc (missing first few min.)
Pass or Play? - 1977 QUBE pilot w/Mark Richards (under his birth name, Dick Liberatore)
- SM of 1/76 ep.
- 3/17/78 ep. w/oc (part of opening/end credits cut off)
- SM of 1978 ep. w/the short-lived Finish Line game
- SM of 3/81 ep.
$20K Pyramid - OC copy of 6/78 ep. w/Loretta Swit and Peter Bonerz
Tattletales - SM of another 1974 ep. w/Scoey Mitchlll, Mitzi McCall & Charlie Brill and Patty Duke Astin & John Astin
WML? (Bruner) - SM copy of 1970 ep. w/Joanna Barnes, Gene Rayburn (who enters on a bicycle!), et al. that I already have from GSN
...plus the usual assortment...
DG (Lange) - pre-Mother's Day ep. from 5/72 (w/Dawn Lyn picking a date for her mom in game 1, and a hilarious blooper in game 2!)
FF (Dawson, all w/oc and daytime, except 4th and last):
- general 11/79 ep.
- 2/80 ep. w/a hilarious face-off blooper!
- SC copy of the Guices' 1st ep. from 4/80
- SM copy of the Guices' final ep. from 4/80
- 1980 ep. where Richard gets booed for not arguing against a Fast Money ruling!
- general 1981 ep.
- 1981 nighttime ep. (preceded by a promo!)
J! - 3 consecutive eps. from 9/27-29/89
NG (Rodriguez) - another general 1989 ep. w/oc
Super Pay Cards! - 2 more general 1981 eps.
WoF (both daytime, w/oc!):
- general 6/84 ep.
- 8/88 ep. w/Johnny Gilbert announcing
1/31 - new year, new goodies...
Hot Potato (all w/oc!):
- OC copy of 3/84 ep. w/Accountants vs. Circus Performers
- OC copy of 4/84 ep. w/Mailroom Clerks vs. Process Servers (includes a question about GS hosts in game 2!)
- OC copy of 4/84 ep. w/Coast Guard Rescue Team vs. Interior Designers (includes a record $8.5K 7-Straight Jackpot win!)
- 411 Operators vs. Bartenders from 4/84
J! - former HS champ Brandon Brooks' 1st appearance from 1/5
- 3/78 ep. where Jack sits due to a leg injury
- 4/78 ep. w/a car loss
- 10/78 ep. w/a very tall champion competing against some very short challengers!
- 1979 ep. where the bonus round is played from the champion's podium due to the big lever being broken!
- 1980 ep. where Jan Michaelson wins a car (during game 2, Jack gives away an answer, so the question is replaced!)
- 10/82 ep. where Frank Lowey wins a car and comes close to the $25K mark
- 12/82 ep. where Chris Semple wins a car
- 1/83 ep. where future TTD champ Bob Jenkins goes for a car
- 2/83 ep. where Jack gets the last laugh on an audience member in the bonus round
- general 3/83 ep.
- 82-83 season finale from 6/83
PYL (same episodes I have from USA/GSN/Buzzr, but all w/oc!):
- 12/83 ep. w/future $otC champ Greg Rhoden
- Xmas ep. from 12/83
- 1/84 ep. where a contestant breaks the buzzer at the end of round 1!
- 2 consecutive 2/84 eps. w/future Card Sharks champ Mac McHugh (NO Whammies are hit in ep. 1, and Pick-a-Corner debuts in ep. 2!)
- 3/84 ep. where all 3 contestants only earn ONE spin each for round 2!
TPiR - 1/3 ep. celebrating Plinko's 35th anniversary
- big winner Allan Lichtman's 1st ep. from 12/80
- 12/80 ep. where Allan wins his 1st car
- 1/81 ep. where Allan wins his 2nd car
- 1/81 ep. where Allan breaks the $80K mark
12/29 - wrapping up the year w/some holiday-related goodies and more...
- 11/04 ep. w/Regan Burns, Stephanie Miller, and Dennis Blair (the contestants are named Regan and Byrnes, and all 9 letters are removed in the bonus round!)
- 12/04 ep. w/French Stewart, Sally Struthers, and Dom Irrera (all 9 letters are removed in the bonus round!)
- Ron & Gloria Aikman's return ep. from 10/79
- Buzzr copies of last 2 civilian eps. from 10/79
- complete Buzzr copy of 5/78 ep. w/a $12.9K Money Cards win
- Buzzr copy of 6/78 ep. w/a $14.8K Money Cards win
CS (Eubanks, all w/oc!):
- 2 eps. from 12/88
- general 2/89 ep.
Cash Cab - first 2 eps. of revival from 12/4
Cash Explosion Double Play (Grossi/Bicknell, both w/oc!):
- 2/87 ep.
- 1/88 ep. (end credits missing)
DoND - 2-hr. 70s/80s "flashback" ep. (w/appearances by Deobrah Gibson & Corey Feldman) from 1/08
- Battle of the Generations ep. from 12/6
- last ep. from 12/29 w/all female contestants
Ellen's Game of Games - sneak preview ep. from 12/18
- Ballet Dancers vs. Burlesque Dancers from 2016
- Canadians vs. Americans from 2016
J! - celeb ep. from 4/98 w/Sinbad, Jeri Ryan, and Jack Ford
- 12/5 ep.
- 12/19 ep.
Let's Ask America:
- special Battle of the DJs. ep. from 2012
- Halloween ep. from 10/31/12
- 2012 ep. w/the first-ever $50K win!
- special 2013 ep. w/meteorologists playing for charity
LMaD - Xmas eps. from 12/21-22
Lingo - Mother's Day celeb ep. from 5/03 w/Meredith & Eva Baxter-Birney vs. Jo-Marie & Chantale Payton
MG '75 (all include original fee plugs!):
- Buzzr copy of 5/75 ep. w/Scoey Mitchlll, Karen Morrow, et al. (a debatable ruling is made in the Head-to-Head Match; precedes the ep. below)
- Buzzr copy of CNR's return ep. after his 7-month hiatus from 5/75
- Buzzr copy of 6/75 ep. w/Jack Albertson, Lynn Redgrave, et al.
Merv Griffin's Crosswords:
- former J! champ John Beck's appearance from 9/07
- 10/07 ep. w/TWO hilarious wrong answers in round 2!
- 2/08 ep. w/an $11K maingame win
- former J! champ Brendan Pimper and WWtBaM champ Bob House's appearance from 3/08
- 12/2 ep. w/a $22K Plinko win
- 4 Xmas-themed eps. from 12/19-22
- special Best of 2017 ep. from 12/29
Ridiculous Cash Bash - GSN special from 12/20
$otC - Buzzr copy of 5/85 ep. w/the champ going for a car
Steve Harvey - Snoop Dogg interview from 12/19
The Wall - Xmas ep. from 12/4
- former TPiR contestant Tony Harrison's ep. from 12/1
- Xmas ep. from 12/21 (w/another $1M loss!)
WWtBaM - 12/14 ep. from Beginner's Luck Week
11/30 - some gems worth giving thanks for...
Bowling for Dollars - 10/7/77 ep. w/oc
CS (Perry) - 3 consecutive OB eps. from 4/81 (ep. 1 missing intro, eps. 2 and 3 w/oc!)
The Cross-Wits - 1977 ep. w/Dorothy Lamour, Pat McCormick, et al. (has onscreen watermark)
Face the Music - SM of Debra Nussbaum's 11th appearance from 11/80 (preceded by a promo!)
Feather Your Nest - 1955 ep. w/oc
The Guiness Game - 1980 ep. (has onscreen watermark)
High Rollers (Trebek) - 1975 ep. where Ruta gets hit by the chandeleir!
HS (Marshall, syndie):
- 1979 ep. w/Oscar the Grouch, Barbara Eden, David Letterman, et al.
- sports stars ep. from 1/80 w/Mickey Mantle, Cathy Rigby, Paul Hornung (center square), et al.
On Your Account - 1953 ep.
TPiR (James) - Grocery/Any #/Clock from 1974
$otC (US) - COMPLETE copy of 3/87 ep. where Andy Ross goes for his 10th win
$otC (Aussie, Barber) - 7 consecutive 1987 eps. w/big winner Marilyn Benthien
Split Second (Kennedy) - two 1974 eps. (both B&W)
WoF (Woolery, all w/oc!):
- two Armed Forces Week eps. from 11/78
- another general 8/80 ep. (missing first 2 min. due to NBC News special report)
...plus sweeps goodies and more:
BtC (Hall) - 10/79 ep. w/Roxie Roker & Richard Kline vs. Randi Oakes & Tom Dreesen
Blockbusters (Rafferty) - 4/87 ep. w/a $15K Gold Run win!
CS (Eubanks) - 4 consecutive 1987 eps. w/oc
- general 9/86 ep.
- former PYL champ Gene Snyder's ep. from 1986
DoND - 12/07 ep. w/an appearance by Megan Hilty
Divided - special Armed Forces Face-Off ep. from 11/8
FF (Dawson) - 1980 ep. that opens w/Richard presenting a bouquet to the show's unit manager
FF (Anderson) - 2 general 9/99 eps.
- 10/30 ep. where the Bulbuks go for their 5th win
- 11/13 ep. where the Kendricks go for their 5th win
- 11/29 ep. where the Masseys go for their 5th win
HS (Davidson) - 10/88 ep. w/Anthony Newley, Jimmie Walker, Steve Garvey, et al.
- 3rd season prem. from 2016; it's a celeb ep. w/Mike Catherwood & Dr. Drew Pinsky vs. Glozell & Gabby Dunn
- celeb ep. from 2016 w/Sarah Colonna & Fortune Feimster vs. Josh Wolf & Adam Conover
J! - both ToC finals eps. from 11/16-17
- 11/7 ep.
- 11/21 ep.
- Salute to First Responders special from 11/13
- pre-Thanksgiving ep. from 11/22
- 11/30 ep. w/debut of Suit Up
Love Connection - 1984 ep. w/oc
NYSI - Buzzr copy of 6/74 ep. w/Randy Amasia in the audience
- 5/84 ep. where a contestant wins by $10!
- 5/84 ep. where Cindy Waite becomes the 3rd-biggest pre-Larson winner (missing final segment)
- 6/82 ep. w/oc (JIP at 1st One-Bid winner reveal)
- 10/88 ep. w/oc
- 1/94 ep. w/a Showcase featuring TWO Rod Roddys!
- Salute to Vets ep. from 11/10
- pre-Thanksgiving College Rivals special from 11/23
The Real - Snoop Dogg interview from 11/1
Tattletales - 10/74 ep. w/Jack Carter, George Hamilton and Christopher Connolly
Top Card - another general 1989 ep. w/oc
The Wall - 3rd season prem. from 11/22
- 11/15 Family Week ep. from Walt Disney World w/a $1M loss!
- 11/20 ep. w/a $54K+ maingame win and $92K+ total win
- 11/7 ep. from Victory for Veterans Week
- 11/16 ep. from Whiz Kids Week
- 11/20 ep. w/Cameron Mathison playing for charity
- 2 consecutive 11/27-28 eps. where former J! contestant Mike Duval wins $100K
Where to now?