so i found this book while at the bookstore, perfect gift for that child of the 80's, last weekend and would love to post some of the memories it brought back:
ok I had the King of Pop, he was Bada$$ back then
2 awesome scare your sister type toys
oh man I had all of the Barnyard Commandos, loved the cartoon, pigs vs sheep~!!
oh C.O.P.S. just awesome, some of the guns they used were cap guns~!! dangerous, awesome cartoon
one year i had almost all of what i wanted, to this day i only have on left and that is a Boomer Esiason from 1994, once found Keith Byers on my parents roof though
C.O.P.S. again, they were that awesome
Silverhawks~!! they had spring action arms and legs
Visionaries, i dont remember cartoons much but they had holigrams in their chests and staffs, remembering animal powers
Bionic, Bionic Six, just awesome marvel-style storytelling with robotic ppl
micromachines~!! loved the yellow vette~!!
Battlebeast, probably my fav toys? Just so many with the Rock-Paper Scissors aspect, i would love to get the poster with all the characters on it, gimmie a link pls~!!
M.U.S.C.L.E. Men: little rubber wrestlers that got creepier in appearance as the toys were made
MEGATRON, so awesome a football player is named after him
VOLTRON?!?!!? ok this was my green ranger, my tickleme elmo, my cabbage patch
my really fav. TOY EVER~!!
yup, BADA$$ again, had it
oh the tru pimp of the 80's toys, i had that jacket, but no gadgets in it
wrestling was my 3rd parent, JIMMY SUPAFLY SNUKA
who doesn't love a badguy~!!
Honorable Mention: (in the book but i didnt picture)
Chuck Norris action figures
Astronaut Barbie & Jem (GiJoe's gfs)
Pee Wee's Playhouse (creept)