The ’80s and ’90s were a dark time for Ken.
A quick and (hopefully) easy quiz.
’80s and ’90s kids…are you hungry? You are now.
It uses 5.3m bricks and has a wingspan of 44 feet.
All those years spent playing together and you didn’t even know her real name.
Sometimes a simple, inexpensive toy can keep ‘em occupied for way longer than anything from Toys R Us.
Be the most awesome parent ever, and keep them occupied so you can relax (at least a little bit). Or let them help you build it, if you’re feeling brave.
Are you sitting on a goldmine? The toys you used to play with may be worth something.
Brittany once starred in an early ’90s commercial for the coolest toys you probably never owned.
And she had a Bionic Beauty Salon?! That is so going to be the next lady trend.
This was hands down the best toy to come out of Pee-Wee’s Playhouse.
At the red carpet premiere of Game of Thrones Season 3. ADORABLE.
This short-lived playset and toy line left a memorable mark on ‘70s & ‘80s kids.
And all it takes is an above-average familiarity with engineering, electronics, and Legos. The marvels of science!
The very unnecessary dolls that made light of a frightening ordeal.
You owe your greatest culinary achievements to this classic toy. Let’s look at how it’s changed since its debut in 1963.
Do not buy these. Unless you hate the parents in question. In which case, by all means proceed.
You knew your parents loved you if you owned one of these.
Technically, any toy that came with food was pretty great. But these were exceptional.
Did your Brenda and Kelly dolls also hate each other?
Because every kid wanted to be part of the Imperial Army.
Whatever you do don’t answer her call.
How many of these did you play with?
Toy Fair is a giant trade show that debuts the latest new toys for 2013. The only criteria of judgement here is, “Is it cool?”
The inventor of one of America’s most iconic toys has passed away. Here, Etch A Sketch’s cool and intriguing history.
Talk about over-stimulation.
This took two-and-a-half years for Jonason Pauley and Jesse Perrottato to complete. It is impressive.
They’re called Fugglers. And they will haunt your dreams.
I like useful tech toys as much as the next human, but sometimes I’m also like, “I know how to take care of mySELF, engineers!” You know? Here are some gadgets you shouldn’t need if you’re a grownup.