Welcome to the Long Island Toy Show, this convention at Hofstra University features local dealers who specialize in toys and collectibles from the 1970s to today. All the toys you grew up with will be there for trade or purchase. Old favorites like, Transformers, Masters of the Universe, G.I. Joe, Star Wars, LEGO, Video Games, Comic Books, Magic the Gathering and more. Think ComicCon.
A collection of 1980s videos, commercials and news pieces all about toys and video games...
When I was a kid I had no idea of the barrage of commercials and advertising that existed which still continues today - and ten fold now with the introduction of more tech in our lives.
Dude, best thing about these videos besides the toys and video games is the analog editing, graphics and picture quality.
Below is a collection of television commercials, news pieces and videos all about toys and video games.
"Nuts for Nintendo" from 1988 ABC 20/20
"Video Fever" ABC Channel 7
Video Game History - 1982 - From "30 Minutes" (check out the 70s' facial hair- I love it!)