The Mega Haul of Christmas 1986

The Christmas morning of 1986 was the biggest and best one that I can remember from my childhood. Read on as I recap what I found under the tree that morning, and exactly what I did with all throughout that day. KEEP READING…

Christmas Mornings of the Past

Let’s go back in time to the ’80s when Christmas morning was simply magical. We’ll take a look at what various kids got on those special mornings through their old photos. There’s plenty of G.I. Joe, LEGOS, GoBots and more! KEEP READING…

Classic Commercials: Masters of the Universe Toys

If you’re on this site, then I probably don’t need to tell you just how big He-Man and the Masters of the Universe was back in the ’80s.  For a couple of years there, you couldn’t get through life without being bombarded with He-Man merchandise.  I know I certainly fell victim to the never-ending stream of advertisements and tie-ins, and KEEP READING…

A Few Awesome Toy Ads From 1984

I was flipping through some old comics books the other day and came across some random title from 1984.  As I was flipping through it, I came across a bevy of kick-ass old advertisements.  These are too cool not to share, so here are five toy ads that I think you’ll like. KEEP READING…

Remembering Micro Machines

The 80’s probably spawned more cool toys than all other decades combined.  There were heavy hitters like G.I. Joe, Transformers, and Mask that everyone remembers, but then there are those toys that were totally awesome but don’t get mentioned nearly as much.  One of those was Micro Machines.     Micro Machines debuted from Galoob Toys in 1986 and hung KEEP READING…

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