Friday, August 23, 2019

The Cabbage Patch Dolls that Triggered Toy-Buying Frenzy in the 80s

The 80s and 90s were a much simpler time for Christmas shopping. The absence of technology and fancy gadgets made it much easier (and cheaper) for parents to pick out the perfect gift for...

Tamagotchi: The Iconic 90’s Digital Pet that Has Everyone Excited

If you were born in the last millennium, you’ve probably heard about Tamagotchis – and maybe even owned one in your childhood. And guess what? This retro toy from the 90’s made a major...

We Are Not Trolling Around! Troll Dolls Are the Best Gift for 90’s Kids

There’s something about Troll dolls that enticed young kids from the 1990s – this strange-looking toy was generally not cute as far as today’s standard is concerned and was hundreds of miles far from...

History Of Furby, The Ultimate Electronic Pet

Furby, every 90's child favorite robotic toy. Whether it was a hamster or an owl we still don't know, but what we do know is that Furbies sold about 50 million toys worldwide! What...

Straight Outta 90’s: Are Slap Bracelets Making a Comeback?

They say fashion can be painful. If that’s true, then we must have been the trendiest kids on the block back in the 80’s when slap bracelets (ouch!) were the most popular accessory of...

Why 90’s Kids were OBSESSED with Mighty Morphin Power Ranger Figures

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers started out as an extremely popular TV show during the 90's. Bandai America was the company that started selling action figures based on the show's heroes. The action figures became...

Koosh Ball is on Time magazine’s List of 100 Greatest Toys!

The Koosh Ball, made from rubber cords and connected to a mushy core was satisfaction goals before satisfaction even became a thing. This little hairy toy was so easy to catch and throw, and...

These Incredibly Rare POGS from the 90’s Will Give You Serious Nostalgia

Pogs, AKA milk caps, easily the most popular game during the mid-90's. Whether you were old or young you were playing this game whenever and wherever it was possible. To play pogs, you needed...