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Old 04-07-2013, 12:31 AM   #91
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Default Re: Living in the mid-90's > any era

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The majority of the toys were mid late 80s. By the 90's they were an afterthought.

Australia was probably a bit behind the times back then. They were still in full force during the early to mid 90s here
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Old 04-07-2013, 03:29 AM   #92
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Default Re: Living in the mid-90's > any era

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The majority of the toys were mid late 80s. By the 90's they were an afterthought.

I watched GI Joe cartoons around like 1994-1995, but eventually they faded away. I think because my name was in the title I liked it a lot more than other kids at that time. haha
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Old 04-07-2013, 01:29 PM   #93
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What was cool about toys in the 80s is that they actually had some for the kids that were dumb and couldn't transform a transformer for shit, often breaking it and pissing off their parents who just dropped $20 on a toy. For these kids, they had Battle Beasts. Very simple paper/rock/scissors concept for them so that they knew how to play with the toys:

Wood beats water
Water beats fire
Fire beats wood

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CL4zNgZPPHw

Rub the hologram and go to town!
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