Mega Man (NES, 1987)

In this episode i revisit the 80s video game classic, Mega Man. I probably haven’t played this since it was original released on the NES, so as you could guess…I’m horrible at it. This time, I played it on the Legends Flashback. Continue reading “Mega Man (NES, 1987)”

80s Happy Meal Toys & McDonald’s Memories (It Came From…#58)

In this episode I open up some Happy Meal toys from the 80s and 90s and I also reminisce about how awesome McDonald’s were in the 80s with their playgrounds and birthday parties. Continue reading “80s Happy Meal Toys & McDonald’s Memories (It Came From…#58)”

80s Toys I Wish I Had As A Kid – Part 8

In this episode, I (again) talk about some toys i wish i had as a kid. These toys cover a vast range from action figures to building toys. It’s a little bit of everything from the 80s.

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Growing Up In A Small Town In The 80s – sentiMENTAL

In this episode of sentiMENTAL, I reminisce about growing up in a small town in Maryland. I use this time to also paint a miniature. This episode can be enjoyed as a podcast as well. Continue reading “Growing Up In A Small Town In The 80s – sentiMENTAL”

5 Fearless Cartoon Females of the 80s

To help celebrate International Women’s Day (March 8) and Women’s History Month (March), I along with some of WordPress’s best bloggers are teaming up to shine a spotlight on some of our favorite fearless females from movies, comics, television, and beyond.

For my contribution to this celebration I chose the subject of 80s cartoons (Shocker!!). Before I begin let me say that there are dozens of fearless, headstrong, and strong female characters in the world of 80s cartoons. Last year for Fiction’s Fearless Females celebration I did a video for Scarlett, G.I. Joe’s counter intelligence operative and first female character. Scarlett is a very popular character in the world of 80s cartoons, so this time i wanted to talk about some great characters that are lost to time (kinda). Continue reading “5 Fearless Cartoon Females of the 80s”

Weird, Rare, & Awesome Masters of the Universe Products (Part 2)

In this episode i take another look at weird, rare, and awesome products from the world of 80s cartoons and toys. This time i travel back to the world of He-Man and look at some Masters of the Universe products.

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Toonsday – Tunesday

This week’s theme is animated music videos.

They range in styles and mediums, just like the music itself. The importance of music videos in the 1980s is often taken for granted. With freedom to create “shorts” in many different styles, music videos helped the flow of art and creativity for many people making the videos and watching them. Anyway, on to the videos….

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