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55 Iconic Toys Every ’90s Kid Wanted For Their Birthday

Let's be real, we're all still kids at heart.

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8. Socker Boppers — You were basically Hulk Hogan.

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Powerful pillowy punches. How did you convince your parents to get this?!

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12. HitClips — You didn't need longer than a minute to jam out with this bad boy.

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You absolutely needed them for your school bus commute.

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16. Gak Splat — Did Nickelodeon make anything we didn't love? This was a must.

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You still remember the smell, don't you?

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27. Koosh Balls — Not as complex as the yo-yo, but just as addicting.

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You just had to have one.

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30. Nintendo 64 — You needed this for your social life to thrive.

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Mario Kart parties forever.

31. Groovy Girls — There were more than just Barbies.

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Groovy Girls had it going on!

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33. Atari Jaguar — Alien vs Predator was ~so intense.~

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You thanked your parents at least 12 times for this bomb gift.

34. Brain Warp — Bop It and Brain Warp were BFFs, and you needed them both.

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Wanna warp again?

35. American Girl dolls — You took the best care of your doll.

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So pricey, so worth it. Wanna swap a Samantha book for a Felicity one?

36. Slammer Whammers — The coolest Pogs you could collect.

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You were essentially gambling, but it's okay because you turned out just fine!

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37. Silly Putty — Break it, bounce it, or squish it, Silly Putty could do anything.

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And it kept you occupied for HOURS.

38. Laser Challenge — Your parents set a time limit on this game, but damn it was fun.

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Your sleepover parties were off the chain.

40. Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game — What else did you do at recess?

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Your parents may have not understood the obsession, but they did understand that you needed them all.

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44. Etch A Sketch — It was basically your first computer.

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Except you could shake it, and all your mistakes would dissappear.

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48. Vortex Football — No regular football could touch this, and you needed it to prep for tryouts.

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You were *this close* to making quarterback.

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50. Pokémon Trading Card Game — You always played to win.

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Everyone still loves Pikachu.

52. Street Sharks — You needed toys to play with while you watched the TV show, obvi.

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The sharks are on skates. What more could you have wanted?

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53. Mighty Max — Again, how are you supposed to watch Mighty Max without the toys?!

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Essentially Polly Pockets for all the Mighty Maxs in your life.