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21 Of The Best And Worst Toys Of The '90s And Beyond

Yes, you actually played with these.

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21. Speed Stacks

"You mean it mom?! I get cups!? WOW!"
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"You mean it mom?! I get cups!? WOW!"

20. Mini Pool table

This is not efficient.
Via daddu.net

This is not efficient.

19. Slap bracelets

They can hurt if you hit yourself with them hard enough.
Via dirtyandthirty.com

They can hurt if you hit yourself with them hard enough.

18. Floam

No one can actually make the stuff they show in the commercial.
Via media3.onsugar.com

No one can actually make the stuff they show in the commercial.

17. Cheap handheld games

Such a tiny screen.
Via classicgameconsole.com

Such a tiny screen.

16. Sock'em Boppers

Ow.
Via toysrus.com

Ow.

15. Hungry Hungry Hippos

Via wordpress.com

There was no skill or strategy needed for this game.

14. Tamagotchi

Beep. Beep. Beep. Beeeeeeeep. That was the sound of responsibility.
Via 71mobile.com

Beep. Beep. Beep. Beeeeeeeep. That was the sound of responsibility.

13. Moon Shoes

1980S-90SGIFS.TUMBLR.COM / Via giphy.com

At least you're actually moving with this one.

12. Slinky

It was a simpler time.
Via toy-time.com

It was a simpler time.

11. Easy-Bake Oven

"It is unreasonable to expect a child to wait for a lightbulb to cook brownies!" - Monica Geller
Via toysfromthe90s.com

"It is unreasonable to expect a child to wait for a lightbulb to cook brownies!" - Monica Geller

10. Mall Madness

Fun game to play with your friends or your mom.
Via ecx.images-amazon.com

Fun game to play with your friends or your mom.

9. Operation

Hard, but getting the piece out was extremely rewarding.
Via museumofplay.org

Hard, but getting the piece out was extremely rewarding.

8. Furreal Friends

They may have been cute, but they could be the bane of your existence. (Mine was this one above. His name was Jack.)
Via comparestoreprices.co.uk

They may have been cute, but they could be the bane of your existence.

(Mine was this one above. His name was Jack.)

7. Silly Putty

It may have not been the most complex toy, but it gave you hours of fun.

It may have not been the most complex toy, but it gave you hours of fun.

6. Mr. Potato Head

Still something that you can get joy out of playing with.
Via pinterest.com

Still something that you can get joy out of playing with.

5. Hit Clips

You probably knew that one part of the song really well.
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You probably knew that one part of the song really well.

4. Bratz

They had quite a selection of both boys and girls.
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They had quite a selection of both boys and girls.

3. The Jeep (or other car) for kids

They were awesome.
Via cpsc.gov

They were awesome.

2. Bop It

fast-paced and completely awesome.
Via wordpress.com

fast-paced and completely awesome.

1. American Girl Dolls

The best options for clothes and so many personalities and styles to choose from. The catalogs were the best things to get in the mail. Only issues is that they're pretty pricey. Still probably the number one toy.
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The best options for clothes and so many personalities and styles to choose from. The catalogs were the best things to get in the mail. Only issues is that they're pretty pricey. Still probably the number one toy.

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