A game show where three players answer trivia questions in order to rack up spins on the show's prize board. With each perilous spin all of a player's winnings can disappear in a flash if they land on the dreaded "Whammy".
Three contestants one a returning champion competed in this game of strategy. The game consisted of two rounds, each with two parts. In the first part of each round, host Tomarken read a toss-up question; the first to signal is given a chance to answer. That response, plus two other possible answers are then listed, with the other two contestant then given a chance to choose from the three listed answers. A correct answer earned the first contestant three spins and his/her opponents one spin each. Four such questions were played; the players used the spins to accumulate cash and prizes on an 18-space board. One contestant at a time is in control of the board; he/she stopped a randomly-flashing cursor by pressing his signal device (and usually the scream "STOP!"). The contestant wins whatever appears in the lit space a cash amount, a prize, perhaps an extra spin or other action space ... or it could be a Whammy, which caused the contestant to lose all he/she had accumulated in that ...
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Next Episode is Season 2 Episode 1 and airs on 5/31/2020, 09:00 PM.
PRESS YOUR LUCK - General Information
Series Premiere: June 11, 2019 Classification: Game Show Genre: Family | Game-Show Network: ABC Airs: Sunday at 09:00 pm Runtime: 60 Minutes