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The American toy company Kenner sold vouchers in 1977 for what movie action figures when they weren’t ready by Christmas time?

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Fans were crushed when they realized they would need vouchers to get toys related to the first “Star Wars” film when they hit stores in 1978.

Which popular ’80s Christmas toy began its life on greeting cards?

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Due to their popularity, Care Bears cards developed into toys, TV shows, pillows, wallpaper and more.

Which toy got a sales boost after the release of Steven Spielberg’s “Close Encounters of the Third Kind?”

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In the film, aliens communicate using musical notes and lights on their spaceship. Though Simon didn’t appear in the movie, the similarity made it a hit.

What was the original name of Cabbage Patch Kids when they were released in 1977?

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Creator Xavier Roberts originally named the adoptable dolls Little People and switched the name to Cabbage Patch Kids five years later.

What classic board game got new player tokens in 2017 including a rubber ducky and T-Rex?

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The original game pieces in Monopoly included a racecar, a top hat, an iron, a thimble and a shoe; the modern twist also includes a penguin.

What were the two colors of the fighters in Rock’em Sock’em Robots?

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In the ring, the classic boxing match pits Red Rocker versus Blue Bomber.

What is the name of the popular electric toy kitchen appliance of three generations ago?

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The first Easy-Bake oven first came to little girls in Christmas 1963.

Disney Store’s best selling toy of all time is based on what movie character?

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After the first “Toy Story” movie, Disney released a Buzz Lightyear action figure that was a near-perfect copy of the toy in the film.

What was Barbie’s first-ever job in 1959?

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Long after her early career as a teen model, Barbie got into more modern lines of work including business executive, rapper, chef and Rockette dancer.

Which was the first video game that people could play at home?

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Since its creation in 1972, Pong has come to represent primitive, first-generation video game play.

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