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Mattel 1988 Dealer Catalog

Ladies this one’s for you! Barbie, Barbie, and More Barbie! Hot Looks, Popples and Skipper also make sure theirs a lot of girl power in the Mattel 1988 Toy Catalog. Boglins, Hot Wheels and Mad Scientist have some cool double paged layouts to check out. Captain Power has some cool sets in here as well. [...]

Coleco 1988 Toy Catalog

Coleco’s 1988 Toy Catalog is short but sweet. Much of the this catalog is devoted to quaint toys like Sylvania Family, Princess Magic Touch, and the Cabbage Patch Kids. Aurora AFX, Mash ‘Ems, Alf, and Starcom provide the necessary balance of Awesome! Open publication – Free publishing – More 1988

Coleco 1988 Games & Preschool Catalog

Truth be told, the Coleco 1988 Games & Preschool Catalog is one of the weaker catalogs on OrangeSlime. But, in the sense of fairness, we’re posting it on here to give you a glimpse into the board game days of 1988. Take a trip down memory lane with Scrabble and Trivial Pursuit. Mr. Mouth and [...]

Mad Scientist – ALIEN BLOOD

Mad Scientist Alien Blood was a series released by Mattel in 1987. There were three Aliens that would ooze a glow-in-the-dark green slime out of the characters orifice. These retro figures, which you can see below mint on their original cards are Sammy Sneeze, Billy Belcher, and Oscar-I-Rot. Oddly enough as seen in the Mattel’s [...]

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 [...]