In this issue of IT CAME FROM… MY SIDE OF THE LAUNDRY ROOM I open a box with one of my most prized Donald Duck collectibles -and- I take a walk down memory lane while flipping through the pages of a piece of Dungeons & Dragons comic book history.
The 80s gave us some of the greatest toy lines ever created. In a bold move that has become very rare nowadays, toy companies added huge playsets to their popular toy franchises. They were big, they were expensive, and they were coveted by a many of kid in the 1980s. Playsets!
There is just something about the kinship of a boy in the 80s that he has with motorcycles. Maybe it comes from the freedom and speed that you huger for but can never achieve on your bicycle. Maybe its how cool they look, or just the longing to be grown-up.