Rewind·Posted on Feb 13, 201855 Iconic Toys Every ’90s Kid Wanted For Their BirthdayLet's be real, we're all still kids at heart.by Emily MorganBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Betty Spaghetty — The outfit options...the hair... Everyone wanted to play with Betty. Ohio Art Company / Via youtube.com 100% borrowed Betty from my older sister. 2. Foxtail — Oh, the amount of power you felt whirling this above your head like a dang cowboy with a lasso. Cassidy Labs / Via youtube.com Simple, effective, and probably stuck in a tree somewhere. 3. Lite-Brite — For the emerging artist inside of you. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Hasbro / Via youtube.com It was just so pretty. 4. Game Boy Color — The epitome of childhood gaming. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Nintendo / Via youtube.com All the games you needed, conveniently stored in your back pocket. 5. Tamagotchi — You knew your parents trusted you with REAL responsibility when you were gifted one of these. Bandai / Via youtube.com This is how you learned about the tragic cycle of life. RIP, little buddies. 6. Giga Pets — If your parents were trying to save $10, you probs got a Giga Pet instead of a Tamagotchi. Tiger Electronics Virtual pets were all. the. rage. 7. Bop It — Twist it, pull it, love it. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Hasbro No party was complete without one of these! 8. Socker Boppers — You were basically Hulk Hogan. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Powerful pillowy punches. How did you convince your parents to get this?! 9. Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots — For the kids whose parents thought Socker Boppers were too violent. Mattel Solving sibling rivalry since 1964. 10. Furby — Your first pet you eventually taught how to swear. 😜 Hasbro Your parents didn't see that one coming. 11. Moon Shoes — Your ankles may have been in danger, but damn, did you look and feel cool! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Hart Toys Fashion and fun at its finest. 12. HitClips — You didn't need longer than a minute to jam out with this bad boy. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com You absolutely needed them for your school bus commute. 13. Mouse Trap — Oh, the satisfaction you felt when you finally caught that lil' bugger! Milton Bradley Lakeside A game of cunning, manipulative skill. 14. Doodle Bear — Finally a toy you could destroy with no consequences. Tyco A toy parents and children could both get behind. 15. Super Simon — If your parents bought this for you, then you could show them how much of a ~genius~ you were. Milton Bradley Memory games FTW. 16. Gak Splat — Did Nickelodeon make anything we didn't love? This was a must. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com You still remember the smell, don't you? 17. Rainbow Brite — You wanted one in every color. Mattel The only thing better than the TV show was the toys! 18. Poo-Chi — If you got this, then you could prove how ready you were for a real dog. Sega Toys Let's go for a walk. 19. Polly Pocket — What else could have prepared you for your future? Mattel A whole world, in your pocket! 20. Slinky — The OG fidget spinner. Alex Brands So. Mesmerizing. 21. Trolls — Do we know why we loved these? No. Do you still want one? Yes. DreamWorks Animation Touch the belly. 22. The Game of Perfection — Some kids just wanna see stuff explode. Milton Bradley Lakeside I'm one of those kids. 23. Skip It — How many skips could YOU do? This was essentially the OG Fitbit. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Tiger Electronics / Via giphy.com I don't know who this nun is, but she knows what's up. 24. Play-Doh Fuzzy Pumper Barber and Beauty Shop — Prepping a future generation of barbers and hairstylists. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Hasbro Thanks, Play-Doh! 25. Stretch Armstrong — Did you stretch it until the armpit ripped too? Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Kenner / Via giphy.com Classic sibling bonding! 26. Super Soaker 50 — No pool party was complete without a Super Soaker showdown. Larami Pure adrenaline. 27. Koosh Balls — Not as complex as the yo-yo, but just as addicting. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com You just had to have one. 28. Sky Dancers — Flying fairies quickly turned into all out air warfare. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Galoob Your Sky Dancer always won. 29. Magic Mitt — Ripping the ball off was one of the most satisfying sounds of your childhood. Mastermind Toys Someone make an ASMR video with these bad boys. 30. Nintendo 64 — You needed this for your social life to thrive. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Mario Kart parties forever. 31. Groovy Girls — There were more than just Barbies. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Groovy Girls had it going on! 32. Homies — TBH Fat Boy was your favorite. HomieShop LLC Although Mr. Raza and Smiley were a close second and third. 33. Atari Jaguar — Alien vs Predator was ~so intense.~ View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 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. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Wanna warp again? 35. American Girl dolls — You took the best care of your doll. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com So pricey, so worth it. Wanna swap a Samantha book for a Felicity one? 36. Slammer Whammers — The coolest Pogs you could collect. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com You were essentially gambling, but it's okay because you turned out just fine! 37. Silly Putty — Break it, bounce it, or squish it, Silly Putty could do anything. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com And it kept you occupied for HOURS. 38. Laser Challenge — Your parents set a time limit on this game, but damn it was fun. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Your sleepover parties were off the chain. 39. Buzz Lightyear — To infinity and beyond! Pixar You needed a Jessie doll too, of course. 40. Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game — What else did you do at recess? View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Your parents may have not understood the obsession, but they did understand that you needed them all. 41. Spice Girls dolls — You had to have them — they were the Spice Girls. Galoob Toys They're what you really, really wanted. 42. G.I. Joe — Girls everywhere made G.I. Joes date their Barbie dolls. Hasbro They were much more ~badass~ than Ken dolls. 43. Slime — Nickelodeon defining your childhood once again. Mattel So squish. 44. Etch A Sketch — It was basically your first computer. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Except you could shake it, and all your mistakes would dissappear. 45. Nerf Blaster — You're still finding foam ammunition at your parents' house. Hasbro But man, those battles were epic! 46. Water Talkies — You could hardly hear what your friends were saying, but screaming into plastic has never been more lit. Richie Stachowski, Jr. What did you say? 47. Easy Bake Oven — If your parents bought this for you, then you could learn real life skills. Hasbro And when your sibling was nice you'd let them play too. 48. Vortex Football — No regular football could touch this, and you needed it to prep for tryouts. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com You were *this close* to making quarterback. 49. A professional yo-yo — Everyone wanted one, but we weren't all destined for yo-yo greatness. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Playmaxx Could you walk the dog? 50. Pokémon Trading Card Game — You always played to win. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Everyone still loves Pikachu. 51. Littlest Pet Shop — Your parents better have bought you these tiny babies. Hasbro They're just so little. 😍 52. Street Sharks — You needed toys to play with while you watched the TV show, obvi. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com The sharks are on skates. What more could you have wanted? 53. Mighty Max — Again, how are you supposed to watch Mighty Max without the toys?! View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Essentially Polly Pockets for all the Mighty Maxs in your life. 54. Sylvanian Families — These are what family values are built on. Epoch Adorable. Furry. Animals. Ahhhhh. You 100% needed them all. 55. And finally, Beanie Babies — How did you exist in the '90s without them? Ty Warner You never took the tag off 'cause this was gunna be BIG MONEY someday.