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Pictures: The greatest toys of all time, ever

Top Trumps, Transformers, and Sylvanian Families. Who else made the cut…

OUR FAVOURITE NEW Facebook page ‘The Greatest Toys of All Time Ever’ has turned up a whole series of nostalgic gems, from Top Trumps to Transformers.

Take a trip back in time…

Pictures: The greatest toys of all time, ever
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  • Gummi Bears

  • ALF

  • Boglin

  • Fisher Price Bus

  • Transformers (robots in disguise)

  • Bee Bop & Rock Steady (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)

  • Rainbow Brite

  • Flash Gordon (and Ming the Merciless)

  • GloWorm

  • Cauliflower Kid

  • Ghostbusters

  • GI Joe

  • Care Bears

  • Bed Bugs

  • Screwball Scramble

  • Granny Gross

  • Fisher Price record player

  • Keypers

  • Subbuteo

  • Sylvanian Families

  • Kit (from Knightrider)

  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

  • Star Wars

  • Cabbage Patch Kid

  • Top Trumps

  • Lego

  • Matchbox cars

  • LoLo ball

All images from The Greatest Toys of All Time Ever, unless otherwise indicated>

What toys do you remember fondly? Let us know in the comments section below…

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