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Sears Canadian Christmas Catalog 1986

Direct from Canada. The 1986 Sears Christmas Catalog shows off a great year in toys. Debuts from Tonka’s Steel Monsters, Centurions, MASK, Inhumanoids, Thundercats, and the beginning of the enormously successful WWF Wrestling Superstars. Some nice later series from Transformers, Masters of the Universe, and G.I. Joe with a great pick of the G.I. Joe [...]

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 [...]

Tonka’s World of Entertainment 1986 Dealer Catalog

This 1986 Tonka catalog packs a wallop in 100 pages. GoBots, Rock Lords, Steel Monsters, and of course Trucks, headline the appropriately titled “World of Entertainment”. Let no one accuse this catalog of being soft, even when it takes a turn for the cuddly with the Pound Puppies, Pound Pur-r-ies, and Keypers. Tonka’s all about [...]

Tonka 1984 “Tonka Turns Toward Tomorrow” Dealer Catalog

The 1984 “Tonka Turns Toward Tomorrow” Looks beyond the bulldozer but not quite into the New Millennium. Tonka’s bread and butter still remains squarely with their line of toy trucks, tractors, and other commercial vehicles. They forge ahead with the futuristic Go-Bots. In the toy arms race of the 1980′s, the Go-Bots are Tonka’s answer [...]

Toy Catalogs Now viewable on your ipad and iphone

We’ve received a lot of great feedback on our ever-growing Toy Catalog section here at Orangeslime. We’ve been using Issuu, a great magazine viewing software that unfortunately hasn’t been viewable on ipads or iphones… Until Now! After countless emails and paying some bucks for the “pro” version of Issuu, the glitch has been fixed. Now [...]

Rock Lords Collection

Rock Lords was a spin-off toyline to the GoBots from Tonka in 1986 after the movie GoBots: Battle of the Rock Lords. They were transforming rocks that came with weapons such as axes, guns and swords. There were vehicles for the Rock Lords to drive in battle. The Rock Lords were imported from Bandai’s Machine [...]