Thursday, June 20, 2013

1990 Kenner Action Toy Guide

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The 1990 edition of Kenner's "Action Toy Guide" catalogs came in two varieties. The version pictured above (from late 1990) features the initial items released in the Batman Dark Knight Collection. The version pictured below (released in early 1990) has a similar cover, but does not include anything from the line.

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The Batman Dark Knight Collection items are featured in the first 4 pages of the guide. The first 2-page spread covers the initial figures and vehicles, while the second spread focuses on the role play items.

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  1. Take a close look at that prototype for the Batmobile toy. It is in actuality a ToyBiz Batmobile that has been modified. Interesting...

  2. Interesting, Funny that Toybiz used Kenner items in their prototype shots on the backs of the figure cards in their 89 bat-line. Never thought Kenner would do that. This would NEVER happen these days.