80s and 90s Toys

Pogo Ball

Or the best way to crack kid skulls in the 80s… also known as Springbal, Lolobal, and Disc-O. It was a hit in the middle of the 80s when it started to be mass-produced by Hasbro. It’s a Saturn shaped toy and to play with it, you have to stand (at least…

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Skip-it

You fixed the Skip-it at your ankle with a plastic hoop and you made it turn around your leg and tried to avoid the “ball” with the other leg… very simple to explain, not that easy for me when I was a kid. It was a very popular toy in…

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Super Soaker

This toy was a MUST have during summers in the 90s.  The Super Soaker is the greatest water gun to date! Invented by Lonnie Johnson, this gun can shoot water at far ranges with great power. Need to cool off on a hot day during summer break? Grab your friends, pick up…

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Tomy Turnin’ Turbo Dashboard

My first car was a racing car and I was 5  When we look at it now, we have to admit it was not that good… BUT I have more memories of the Tomy Turnin’ Turbo Dashboard than any Gran Turismo or Forza Motorsport. Yes, i’m that old ! Tomy…

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Furby

If you’re born these last 20 years, you had a Furby or you wanted to have one. The commercial was amazing, it’ almost s a living animal ! it reminded me Gizmo from the Gremlins… It was a fluffy electronic robot, some sort of creature born from the love of…

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