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Kenner 1987 Dealer Toy Catalog

Kenner has plenty of ooze and adrenaline in their 1987 toy catalog! Centurions, Chuck Norris Karate Kommandos, The Real Ghostbusters, Mask, Sky Commanders and Silverhawks are all ready for some action! Grab a bag of Stay Puft Marshmallows and cozy up to this slimy good toy mag!

Coleco 1987 Toy Catalog

The 1987 Coleco Toy Catalog is short but sweet. Cabbage Patch Kids, ALF, Rambo and StarCom are all ready to play. There are tons of Power Cycles (check out The Real Ghostbusters one). And for the big kids there are some sweet pool and air hockey tables.

Tonka 1987 Dealer Catalog

The 1987 Tonka Dealer Catalog brings back the best from ’86 and adds to it. The Pound Puppies introduce us to Cooler, Howler, Whopper, and Nose Marie from the Saturday morning Cartoon. Rock Lords return with some prehistoric additions. Steel Monsters and Spiral Zone are ready for some serious marauding. The Super Naturals pit good [...]

Mattel 1987 Dealer Catalog

Mattel really delivers with this 1987 catalog. The whimsical cover is something you’d expect from a catalog from a decade or two earlier. However, as soon as you open up, you’re blasted with pinpoint laser accuracy and served notice that this toy mag is all about the future! Barbie, Guts, She-Ra, He-Man, M.U.S.C.L.E, and Hot [...]

I heard it through the grapevine!

In the summer of 1987 my Dad took a job in another town and only came home on the weekends. On one trip home Dad brought me a little figure of a singing raisin that he’d bought at Hardee’s. Thus began my love affair with the California Raisins. Hardee’s issued 4 characters in their first [...]