Image: TolToys Kid. Growing up in the s meant growing up with some of the best toys on the market. We had Hot Wheels, Barbies, G.
Kids who were into cars, trucks, and motorcycles had plenty of cool toys to choose from in the s and s. These toys were well built and many moved under their own power. And since so many of these machines were modeled after the ones made famous on TV shows and movies, every kid wanted them.
My inner child wakes up every time I see those distressed rocking horses, time honored fire tracks and wobbly bikes with chipped paint. Return with me to those thrilling days of yesteryear in this collection. It is made of plastic sledge and six wheels. It will play its role good in the garden or playground, but it is intended especially to riding on sidewalk.
Not only does it have great story, animations and characters, it set off a trend for 3D animation as it was the first fully computer animated feature film ever. Another reason why the franchise is so precious is because the movie is relatable and familiar due to all the various toys showcased in the movie. As some of you may already know, there are many toys in the franchise that actually existed in real life.
Check the attic and raid your parents' basement — these playthings from your past are worth a small fortune now. Ahhhh, the '80s. Bonus dollars if they are in their original packaging.
In that first year, Mattel zoomed onto the die-cast toy scene, releasing 16 colorful, tricked-out models inspired by custom-built rods and high-performance muscle cars—on the whole, much flashier and fresher feeling than models put out by Brit-based die-cast competitors Matchbox, Corgi and Dinky. Of course, condition has a lot to do with how much any vintage die-cast car will fetch. Serious Hot Wheels collectors seek mint-condition toys, with little to no sign of use, preferably in their original paperboard-and-plastic blister pack.
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Dad on the floor playing w. There was an entire movement that was seen as young people undermining authority and the accepted norm of behavior and morals. That being the case, there was still a generation of children out there who were interested in nothing more than just being kids.