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  • AVOID THE BUZZ: With the classic Operation electronic board game, kids get to play "the doctor" and perform "surgery" to make Cavity Sam better -- or they get the buzzer
  • 12 WACKY AILMENTS: Help Cavity Sam with his wrenched ankle or writer’s cramp! This electronic game features the ailments parents may remember, including a wishbone, Charlie horse, and Adam's apple
  • NOSE LIGHTS UP: In this challenging and funny board game for kids ages 6 and up, if you touch the sides with the tweezers, Sam’s red nose lights up with a buzz
  • EARN THE MOST MONEY TO WIN: Kids pick a Doctor card with an ailment to "operate" on. If they don’t set off the buzzer, they earn the amount of money shown on the back of that card
  • PLAY SOLO OR WITH FRIENDS: It’s a fun 1-player game too! The Operation game makes a fun homeschool break activity and a great choice for a family game night


Suggested Age: 6 Years and Up

Type of Game: Classic Games

Playing Time: 15-20 Minutes

Number of Players: 1 or More Players

Educational Focus: Social Skills

Includes: Game Board, Game Pieces

Game Board Length: 10.51 Inches

Game Board Width: 15.75 Inches

Package type: Full Game

Material: Plastic

Battery: 2 AA, Required, Not Included

TCIN: 10855290
UPC: 630509441600
Item Number (DPCI): 087-10-0941
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported


Remember playing the classic Operation game when you were a kid? This edition of the Operation electronic board game, featuring classic hilarious ailments, is sure to be a family game night favorite. The patient, Cavity Sam, is under the weather. Who can avoid the buzz and help him recover without lighting up his red nose? Players choose a Doctor card with 12 possible anatomy parts to remove, like a broken heart or water on the knee. Just steer clear of the sides of the game unit to avoid the dreaded buzzer! If a player doesn't set off the buzzer, they earn the amount of money shown on the back of the card. The player with the best skills and the most money at the end of the game wins. The Operation game is a fun and easy indoor game for kids ages 6+.

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• Includes gameboard and tweezers, 12 plastic ailments (including rubber band) and plastic storage bag, 12 cards, and instructions.
• Ages 4 and up
• For 1 or more players.
• Adult Assembly Required.
• Requires 2x 1.5V AA Alkaline Batteries. (Not Included)
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Shipping details

Estimated ship dimensions: 15.9 inches length x 10 inches width x 1.6 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1.41 pounds
This item cannot be shipped to the following locations: APO/FPO, Virgin Islands, U.S., United States Minor Outlying Islands, Guam (see also separate entry under GU), American Samoa (see also separate entry under AS), Northern Mariana Islands

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Guest Ratings & Reviews

4.5 out of 5 stars with 505 reviews
83% would recommend
116 recommendations
length of play: 4.16 out of 5
broad age appeal: 4.35 out of 5
quality: 4.05 out of 5
value: 4.22 out of 5

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