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Operation

 
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First produced in 1965, Operation is a battery-operated game of physical skill designed to test the hand to eye coordination of players. The UK version of the game as seen on screen in The Empty Hearse requires players to remove pieces from the 'body' of the patient depicted on the board without brushing the edges of the cavity. Any contact causes the patient's prominent nose to light up red and buzz. The winner of the game is the player with the most successfully extracted pieces.

Operation remains on sale from toy and game retailers, but is significantly different visually from the classic version seen on screen in Sherlock.