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Top Ten UK Game Shows

Top Ten UK Game Shows

This is actually a massive subject. Loads of amazing game shows and quiz shows to choose from. Just look at how long the list of honourable mentions is. Very tough to choose a Top Ten. I had to go for ones that I have massive…

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Skedoodle was the Etch A Sketch alternative from Hasbro

Skedoodle was the Etch A Sketch alternative from Hasbro

Everyone knows what an Etch A Sketch is but not everyone has experienced a Skedoodle. Made by Hasbro in 1979, it had a cool round screen, compared to the flat Etch A Sketch screen. It also had a joystick which allowed you to draw shapes…

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Book Review: Ready Player One – Part 1

Book Review: Ready Player One – Part 1

This isn’t a full book review but it’s a part one. The reason being that I just heard a few days ago that Nerdist is doing a readalong book club of Ready Player One starting this very week. I’ve already read the book but had…

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Can you spot the awesome in this 1986 Argos camping page?

Can you spot the awesome in this 1986 Argos camping page?

Check out this page with outdoor accessories from 1986 Argos catalogue. Can you spot the 80s awesomeness that would make any geek look cool walking around the playground? And no I’m not talking about the model in the tight shorts.

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Top Ten Cartoon Theme Tunes

Top Ten Cartoon Theme Tunes

Another difficult list here. If you ask me next week I might change the order of this list. And if I was focussing on best intro sequences I might order it a bit differently too. But for this one I was focussing on the music…

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The extremely cool Marvel Super Heroes card game

The extremely cool Marvel Super Heroes card game

I used to love playing card games like Top Trumps etc. This pack wasn’t an official Top Trumps pack but it was my favourite of the lot. I was always a fan of Marvel comics and the artwork on these cards is fantastic. The game…

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Awesome leaflet filled with 80s Weetabix Neet Weet Gang memorabilia

Awesome leaflet filled with 80s Weetabix Neet Weet Gang memorabilia

Who remembers the Neet Weet Gang? They were the mascots for Weetabix in the UK during the 80s. These guys were great. I’ll do a full review of them with links to TV ads etc at some point in the future, but for now feast…

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You have to check out these Awesome 80s Bedrooms posts by Shawn Robare

You have to check out these Awesome 80s Bedrooms posts by Shawn Robare

A lot of you may already be aware of these awesome posts, but a new one was posted yesterday so I thought I would just write a quick piece about how great they are in case you hadn’t seen them. Shawn Robare is becoming a…

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Great full page dedicated to M.A.S.K. from the 1986 Argos catalogue

Great full page dedicated to M.A.S.K. from the 1986 Argos catalogue

Feel like a M.A.S.K. fix today? Look no further. I love this full page diorama of most of the early M.A.S.K. toy range from the 1986 Autumn / Winter Argos catalogue. They obviously put a reasonable amount of effort into these dioramas, and it pays…

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Top Ten 80s Actors

Top Ten 80s Actors

This Top Ten list was incredibly hard. So many great actors from so many great movies to choose from. I’ve tried to keep it to the 80s although to be honest some of the movies mentioned are from 1 or 2 years either side. Basically…

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