Christmas Morning, 1984: G.I. Joe

Christmas 1984

Here you see the Cobra Stinger, the Cobra Rattler, the Wolverine, and the Dragonfly—some of the most beautiful toys ever produced in arguably the most distinctive toy packaging ever designed. I still get butterflies in my stomach when I see the boxes and cards.

(Photo via Eric Anderson/Flickr)

2 Responses to “Christmas Morning, 1984: G.I. Joe”


  1. 1 Alex December 3, 2014 at 3:53 pm

    Amazing Xmas!! Very happy times!!
    Thanks for sharing.
    Regards!

  2. 2 Brian Williams December 3, 2014 at 4:37 pm

    I feel the same exact way about the GI Joe packaging. Something about the toys framed against that orange and yellow explosion with the logo above just made those things look like Christmas no matter what time of year you got them.


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