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May 03, 2007

Awesomely Awesome: Star Trek Toys At Convention, Ca. 1986

I used to have the Star Trek Enterprise action playset ("action playset," note, not a dollhouse for girls), and man, was that Transporter cool.

The coolest thing was taking my Marvel comics heroes -- Cap America, Hulk, Spiderman -- and teaming them up with the Enterprise crew to fight the bad guys -- which were my Planet of the Apes fully-posable action figures (not dolls!) as well as my Horro Classic action figures.

Kirk and Spiderman against General Urso and Dracula, with the action (not doll-posing!) alternating between the bridge of the Enterprise and the Apes' Forbidden City (with working trapdoor!).

Good times, good times.

Thanks to Slublog.

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