Let's celebrate the season with some photos of us and/or siblings/pals with 80s goods we got for presents! :-)
Me with Hungry Hungry Hippos, and our Lite Brite to the right on the fireplace (age 3, 1981):
Me and my "Pro Smurf" sweatsuit (age 4, 1982):
Here's the year we got the games Perfection and Pac Man (age 5, 1983):
Me 'n my Dukes of Hazzard Big Wheel, yeeee-haaawwww! lol (age 5, 1983):
Me and Lurky (note the Rainbow Brite packaging to the left---age 6, 1984):
Let's see some more 80s Christmas/holiday pics! :-)
Me and the Classic Castle Grayskull:
My Xmas Haul
My Stupid Blog About Toys
I tried looking for a pic of me with my Castle Grayskull and Battleram. Oh well, its still one of the best Christmases I ever had.
You just read a post from the head Honcho of Nerds On A Couch!
More great pictures in this thread, guys! :-)
Here are a few of my sister...
With her Strawberry Shortcake Carry Case:
With her Cabbage Patch Kid---yes, the year they were THE toy! lol:
With her Cabbage Patch earmuffs on:
Last edited by Mer-Man's Minion; December 12, 2008 at 03:48pm.
Found a couple of these while looking for photos for my sister
Not sure if I got these or if they were just watching me open my presents
Man I loved that transformers hotcycle. That's my dog in the bottom corner, not a custom Grizzlor
Hey Bowl-Cut Barbarin and Pixel Dan, great pics!
Pixel Dan, I have that toy cash register in your 2nd pic. And my Disney eyes spot Black Cauldron and Jungle Book books in the lower left corner.
This isn't a holiday photo, but this is me with my original Good Luck Bear Care Bear. He was a birthday present from my aunt for my 8th birthday. I still have him to this day.
Last edited by Mer-Man's Minion; September 19, 2009 at 07:41pm.
Christmas + 1982 + me + toy =
I have just gotten that big bunny as a christmas present (I'm the one with a red hat). I might seem to be little unexcited about the gift I've just got, but then, what can you expect from someone who is 4 months and 28 days old.
I'm not sure on which year this has been taken, but I think it's from 1988 or 89. Whenever that was, I really liked that spaceship.
- Joni -
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This is a great thread. I'm not sure if I have any good x mas photos. I'll have to check!
Obey the whip!
Smile like you mean it.
some of you were the cool kids on the block huh? cool pics, i have a video of me when i was 5 explaining who my motu and rambo figures where. wish my sisters would give it back to me and quit showing it to the chicks i date and my friends! they all know its really a weak attempt to embarass me. they should dig out the video where my grandma was filming me as i slept, and in the middle of it i wet the bed and she goes ''o my, he just pee'd while laughing.........i would have sent it to america's funniest home video's myself but? hey dan, definatly dinosaurs, could be a future pop video? they were huge in my family, i still see em in the flea market or swap meets as some call them, that be a cool throw back, ppl dont really mention them at all, imagine all the secret doors in the back of the mind that gets opened when bringing up a small obscure toyline like that one, itll create a buzz im sure! or dino riders! awsome toys too!
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This is the only one I've got.
I believe this was Xmas 1983 - and this was literally the first day I'd gotten my first action figures...I got Panthor for Xmas Eve, and then a TON of stuff the next morning!
"That's very interesting...but silly."
That's right! That's the GI Joe Tomahawk. Still have it too LOL 1986 pics
You'll see the GI Joe Bridge layer in there too
Roadblock baby! Notice my awesome Jazz PJ's
WooT! Cobra Mamba!
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