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That exact reissue of The Legend of Zeldafor example, routinely sells for over bucks. A certain young gender-equality advocate might be interested to note that the game “Guess Who? I find it hard to believe many little girls grow up wanting to shoot people.

I had a lot of this junk. Rebecca Pahle writes at The Mary Sue: Opinion HuffPost Personal Videos. It was like an insurance policy that covered me in the event that I plowed through my new video games too quickly.

The Toys “R” Us Big Toy Book! | Dinosaur Dracula!

Huge thanks to Chris Glass for donating this catalog! Dreadful Food Lab shot against an Xmas tree and a poinsettia-lined window. So weird, but so wonderful.

The Montgomery Ward Xmas Catalog! Naviadd Super Art Desk! A page with musical instrument toys shows a girl playing on a pink keyboard and a boy playing on a red and black one — as well as girls and boys using karaoke sets with similar color schemes.


Toys from the JCPenney Catalog!

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Thanks for reading, and yes, you can expect more reviews of old toy catalogs between now and Christmas!

I never owned this Super Art Desk specifically, but Crayola made tons of like-styled sets.

Christmastime is almost here — and with it, Christmas catalogs. Vac-Man was part of that brief Stretch Armstrong revival, and easily the best part of it. News Politics Entertainment Communities. You can see navicad full catalog online here.

The 1994 Toys “R” Us Big Toy Book!

This time around, the catalog has been well-received. Highlights from the Sears Wish Book! Earlier this year, Leklust published a catalog featuring pictures of a girl riding a tractor and a child dressed as Spider-Man pushing a toysruw.

I was a high school sophomore when this particular catalog came out, more into graphic novels and Nirvana t-shirts than action figures.

By then, the Big Toy Book was far and away the most important holiday catalog out there, taking the top spot from the Sears Wish Book and never looking back.

Our Favorite Fashion Finds of I seemed to get caatlogo for every Christmas. It was as if all of the toys in this catalog drew matchsticks.

Plastic desks, stunted easels, hot pink briefcases, you name it. Look at those prices, and then compare them to what sealed versions of those same games sell for today.


Below are eight highlights from the Big Toy Book.

More on Dino Drac With Gorzak, you could introduce crazy kaiju shit to your G. In The Telegraph, Thomas Pascoe is less impressed. May they make you desire old plastic things.

Swedish Toys”R”Us Christmas Catalog Challenges Gender Stereotypes (PHOTOS)

This year, a Swedish toy catalog is making headlines for using photographs that challenge traditional gender roles in contrast to some images used by U. The Big Toy Book was mostly filled with sterile product shots, but a few items were given the royal treatment, photographed within full-blown holiday sets. This make-believe may salve the conscience of the Left, but it does society a great deal of harm, both here and there.

Others recognize that the decision is at least partly commercial. Ina class of Swedish sixth graders complained to the country’s advertising ombudsman, the Reklamombudsmannen, about “outdated gender roles” in a Toys”R”Us Christmas catalog.

If both girls and boys in Sweden like to play with a toy kitchen, then we want to reflect this pattern,” retail marketing director Thomas Meng said in the statement.