Wheeljack’s Lab – Vintage Toy Blog

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The Top Ten Indiana Jones Toys from Kenner’s Raiders of the Lost Ark

A year after George Lucas and Steven Spielberg joined forces to create the first Indiana Jones movie, Kenner released the first toys based on the movies. Even during the early eighties, the push to market movies with toys had not hit the instant urgency that we see today. Furthermore, no company had signed on to […]

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Retrospective on Indiana Jones: From Raiders to the Crystal Skull

As early as 1973, George Lucas dreamed of a man who would tour the world in search of unique and valuable artifacts, who transformed into Indiana Jones. In the initial stages, there were only the Adventures of Indiana Smith. This version had the general ideas that would later transform into Jones with the help of […]

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