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An advertisement from 1992 for the #Playskool Tape Recorder, reflecting a time when cassettes were still king.  #vintagetoys

An advertisement from 1992 for the #Playskool Tape Recorder, reflecting a time when cassettes were still king. #vintagetoys

Released in 1980 by Parker Brothers, Split Second was a follow-up to the wildly successful Merlin – The Electronic Wizard handheld electronic game. Split Second features 5 games: Mad Maze, Space Attack, Auto Cross, Stomp, and Speedball. Mad Maze and Space Attack offered advanced-play variations, bringing the total number of gaming options to 8.  #splitsecond #parkerbrothers #vintagetoys

Released in 1980 by Parker Brothers, Split Second was a follow-up to the wildly successful Merlin – The Electronic Wizard handheld electronic game. Split Second features 5 games: Mad Maze, Space Attack, Auto Cross, Stomp, and Speedball. Mad Maze and Space Attack offered advanced-play variations, bringing the total number of gaming options to 8. #splitsecond #parkerbrothers #vintagetoys

Yahtzee from the E.S. Lowe Company: Yahtzee turns 60 in 2016 . Released in 1956 by the E.S. Lowe company, the ‘shake and score’ dice game of luck and probability has a quirky story of origin. Historical accounts give credit for the game’s invention to an anonymous (and wealthy) Canadian couple who created it as a form of entertainment while at sea on their yacht.  Read more on toytales.ca  #yahtzee

Yahtzee from the E.S. Lowe Company: Yahtzee turns 60 in 2016 . Released in 1956 by the E.S. Lowe company, the ‘shake and score’ dice game of luck and probability has a quirky story of origin. Historical accounts give credit for the game’s invention to an anonymous (and wealthy) Canadian couple who created it as a form of entertainment while at sea on their yacht. Read more on toytales.ca #yahtzee

Since its introduction in 1966, the Two Tune Music Box TV from Fisher-Price continues to entertain young children through its ease-of-play and simple design. #vintagetoys #fisherprice

Since its introduction in 1966, the Two Tune Music Box TV from Fisher-Price continues to entertain young children through its ease-of-play and simple design. #vintagetoys #fisherprice

Junior Chef See-It-Bake Oven from Argo Industries Corp. (1971)  #toyoven

Junior Chef See-It-Bake Oven from Argo Industries Corp. (1971) #toyoven

2-XL Talking Robot: The original 2-XL talking robot from Mego offered a myriad of educational programming on a variety of different topics recorded on 8-track tapes. In 1992, Mego closed.  Tiger Electronics re-introduced 2-XL in 1992. Known as the 2-XL Type 3 to collectors, this version of the toy offered enhanced sound quality, and a technology upgrade – outdated eight-track tapes were replaced with standard audio cassettes.  #mego #robots #2xl #tigerelectronics #vintagetoys

2-XL Talking Robot: The original 2-XL talking robot from Mego offered a myriad of educational programming on a variety of different topics recorded on 8-track tapes. In 1992, Mego closed. Tiger Electronics re-introduced 2-XL in 1992. Known as the 2-XL Type 3 to collectors, this version of the toy offered enhanced sound quality, and a technology upgrade – outdated eight-track tapes were replaced with standard audio cassettes. #mego #robots #2xl #tigerelectronics #vintagetoys

80's Push A Point Pencils. If you lose a point, you basically throw the entire pencil away.

80's Push A Point Pencils. If you lose a point, you basically throw the entire pencil away.

Comp IV, from Milton Bradley, was a microprocessor-driven games. Released in 1977, it’s an electronic equivalent of the code-breaking board game, Mastermind. In place of Mastermind’s multi-colored pegs and game board, Comp IV substitutes a keyboard and on-screen display.  #miltonbradley #vintagetoys

Comp IV, from Milton Bradley, was a microprocessor-driven games. Released in 1977, it’s an electronic equivalent of the code-breaking board game, Mastermind. In place of Mastermind’s multi-colored pegs and game board, Comp IV substitutes a keyboard and on-screen display. #miltonbradley #vintagetoys

September 16 is National Play-Doh Day!  Here are 10 facts about #playdoh that you may not kniow.

September 16 is National Play-Doh Day! Here are 10 facts about #playdoh that you may not kniow.

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