The Fisher Price Sky Surfer was a rare dud for the Adventure People, it was recalled that year for being defective. A teeny tiny glimpse of the amazing onslaught Kenner had prepared to meet ravenous Star Wars demand in 1978. You can kind of see a whole mess of 12 back figures back there, excuse […]
It was all about Space and science fiction at Toyfair ’78 and Zee Toys was way ahead of the curve with their groovy 3 3/4″ Metal Men figures, this display has me absolutely drooling. I have lazily collected Metal Men for over ten years, I think I have four figures… Tobor is Robot spelled backwards, that […]
Toyfair 1978: It seemed like every toy company everywhere was blasting off into space this year hoping to get some “galactic windfall”
Toyfair 1978: Can’t imagine what these are supposed to be…
Toyfair 1972: Right now a Barbie sized laptop has more memory than all of those computers combined..
Toyfair 1978- Those “Space Warrior” sets are something that confused me a great deal as a kid, I wondered if those amazing action figures were inside the boxes or if they were available seperately. Sadly they were called “The Outer Space Men” released and cancelled well before I was born. Luckily, the lines creator Mel […]
Toyfair 1978- Most collectors know Tomland for their cool Alien and Monster toys, I wish I knew more about the company itself.
Toy Fair 1972- A legend is born!
Toy Fair 1978- Tobor is robot spelled backwards, that blew my seven year old mind….
Toy Fair 1972- An Angela Lansbury doll with an “Action Bed” accessory? I’m sooooooooo there!