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1993 M. Bison

1993 M. Bison I was reflecting on my early childhood with GI Joe a bit ago, trying to actually recall why I like these toys so much. Being born in 1994 means I didn’t crawl this earth until GI Joe … Continue reading

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1993 Detonator

1993 Detonator 90‘s vehicles are a weird lot, because you guys probably know by now that I don’t have the best opinion of things made after 1990. ‘91 was probably the bottom of the barrel as far as vehicles go, … Continue reading

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1992 Roadblock

1992 Roadblock Also known as the recall Roadblock, this one’s famous for it’s missile launcher deemed too powerful to be left in the hands of children. What it should be famous for, however, is being the best looking Roadblock toy … Continue reading

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1993 Dino Hunters Low-Light

1993 Dino Hunters Low-Light Dinosaurs were to the nineties what ninjas were to the eighties. This is mostly caused by Jurassic Park, and in short order you saw Hasbro branch out and make an exclusive set of figures for Toys … Continue reading

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1993 Outback (Version 4)

1993 Outback V1 Outback is one of my favorite GI Joe figures. He looks cool, he has great accessories, a great character, and in general, fits the part of the kind of moive-like action hero who can sometimes fight big … Continue reading

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1993 Law

1993 Law As it turns out, government propaganda isn’t a popular thing. Doubling a toy’s price to include a missile launcher with a light was also not such a popular thing. Because of this, the DEF line wound up getting … Continue reading

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1993 Mutt & Junkyard

1993 Mutt & Junkyard I’ve really come to be fascinated by the 1993 lineup of figures. It’s weird, because I really don’t think this is a very strong year quality-wise, and I’d even go further to say it might even … Continue reading

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1993 Cobra Commander

1993 Cobra Commander Cobra Commander figures are something I have a ton of, and that’s not something I mind too much either. For all I care, the Joes can be led by Duke, Falcon, Sgt. Slaughter or Captain Gridiron, but … Continue reading

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1993 Cross Country (Battle Corps)

1993 Cross Country (Battle Corps) It’s fair to say that ‘86 Cross Country is one of the worst figures in the line. His colors are awful, his head is both gigantic and ugly, and for a lot of people, the … Continue reading

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1993 Clutch (Mega Marines)

1993 Clutch (Mega Marines) It’s often portrayed as a fixture of modern toys that Hasbro hammers the same classic characters from ‘82 to ‘86 over and over without end, though interestingly you really started to see Hasbro fall back on … Continue reading

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