Only True ’90s Kids Can Name All of These Toys

Every generation remembers their childhood partially by what toys they had growing up. But the toys of the ’90s? They’re arguably the best! Between Trolls and Polly Pocket and Tamagotchi and Nintendo 64, no decade had better toys! Some people are so nostalgic for these toys that they search high and low to find them today. Whether you grew up in the ’90s or not, put your knowledge to the test here and see how many of these toys you know.

What are these called?

Retry Correct Incorrect The Koosh ball was first patented in 1988 and are made up of rubber, foam, and plastic. There’s no exact purpose to them, other than you can toss them around.

What are these called?

  • Bam Balls
  • Koosh Balls
  • Loopers
  • Boosh Balls
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What are these rather dangerous toys called?

Retry Correct Incorrect Sock’em Boppers were released by Big Time Toys in the 1990s. We’re not sure why we thought it was a good idea to teach kids to punch each other and fight in the house, but we did. And it was fun.

What are these rather dangerous toys called?

  • Blast Em’s
  • Sock’em Boppers
  • Little Hitters
  • Poppers
3%

What is this device called?

Retry Correct Incorrect The Tamagachi was created in Japan and was released in 1996. Kids were obsessed with keeping these digital pets alive. And considering they were a handheld digital toy before the smartphone was invented, they were ahead of their time!

What is this device called?

  • Pocket Pet
  • Mini Dinosaur
  • Tamagachi
  • Future Pal
5%

What is the name of this kind of toy?

Retry Correct Incorrect Polly Pockets were first distributed in 1989 and were a fad throughout the 1990s. They were designed to look like they are a powder compact that contains a doll house.

What is the name of this kind of toy?

  • Small Sandy
  • Polly Pocket
  • Tiny Tina
  • Petite Patty
8%

What is this fun substance called?

Retry Correct Incorrect Silly Putty is a trademark of Crayola LLC. This stuff was pretty cool. You could flatten it and presh it against a newspaper and it would copy everything. The trick is remembering to put it back in the case when you’re done.

What is this fun substance called?

  • Silly Putty
  • Fun Goop
  • Squishies
  • Moldable Puddy
10%

What’s this device?

Retry Correct Incorrect The Game Boy was released on Nintendo’s 100th anniversary in 1989 and forever changed video games. Every kid either owned one of these, fought with their sibling over one, or begged their parents to get it for them.

What’s this device?

  • Game Cube
  • Pocket Game
  • Fun Game
  • Game Boy
13%

What’s this little toy called?

Retry Correct Incorrect Furby was an electronic robotic toy released in 1998 by Tiger Electronics. You had to feed it by putting your finger in its mouth. It also hated to be held upside down and would talk to you about its feelings.

What’s this little toy called?

  • Happy Pals
  • Fur Babies
  • Furby
  • Chipmunk Friends
15%

What are these dolls called?

Retry Correct Incorrect Although they may look a little weird, everyone owned a Troll doll during the 90s. They were made with different hair colors and jewels, and super fun to collect.

What are these dolls called?

  • Gnomes
  • Trolls
  • Littles
  • Elves
18%

What are these called?

Retry Correct Incorrect Now, Beanie Babies are considered to be collectible and can be sold for large sums of money. Created by Ty Warner, Beanie Babies first hit the market in 1993 and were widely popular by the mid ’90s.

What are these called?

  • Fluff Friends
  • Cuddle Bears
  • Beanie Babies
  • Stuffed Babies
20%

What are these dolls called?

Retry Correct Incorrect The original American Girl Dolls were first released in 1986 and grew into a massive company. Kids could either order one of the main character dolls, or customize one to look like themselves. The outfits were endless!

What are these dolls called?

  • Barbies
  • American Girl
  • Polly Dolls
  • Chatty Kathy
23%

What is this water gun called?

Retry Correct Incorrect The first Super Soaker went on sale in 1990 and was originally called the Power Drencher. This was two steps above water balloons, since you could run around, pump and blast your friends all day.

What is this water gun called?

  • Super Soaker
  • Master Blaster
  • Water Bomber
  • H20 Sniper
25%

What is this game system called?

Retry Correct Incorrect Super Nintendo was Nintendo’s second home console. It was a basic system that brought a lot of joy to kids. If it started to act buggy you would take the game out and blow on it to get rid of the dust. That did the trick.

What is this game system called?

  • X-Box
  • PlayStation 1
  • Super Nintendo
  • Sega
28%

What are these?

Retry Correct Incorrect The name POG comes from a brand of juice made from passionfruit, orange juice, and guava. Its cap was used to play the game before it was commercialized. There were loads of cool POGs to collect and carry around in custom cases.

What are these?

  • Thunder Balls
  • Pokémon cards
  • POGs
  • Taps
30%

What is this battery-powered toy called?

Retry Correct Incorrect The Bop It was released in 1996 and was licensed to Hasboro. We tried to trick you there, and we know that you said each aloud in your head, “hit it, beat it, click it, bop it…”

What is this battery-powered toy called?

  • Hit It
  • Click It
  • Bop It
  • Beat It
33%

What was this fun little toy called?

Retry Correct Incorrect The Skip-It was included in Times’ 100 greatest toys ever. You would place the ring around your ankle and start to get the thing in a circular motion, hopping over the ball end whenever it swung back around.

What was this fun little toy called?

  • Jump Spinner
  • Hop Scotch
  • Jump-It
  • Skip-It
35%

These are…

Retry Correct Incorrect Sky Dancers were a spin-off toy from the popular show in the 1990s. You would place the doll on its stand, pull the tab and watch her fly. Just be careful you don’t hit anyone in the head with it or have it land somewhere you can’t get to!

These are…

  • Soaring Stars
  • Flying Mermaids
  • Sky Princesses
  • Sky Dancers
38%

This game console is a…

Retry Correct Incorrect The Nintendo 64 was named after its 64-bit central processing unit. It was a big improvement from the Super Nintendo, and would keep kids captivated for hours… and hours.. and hours…

This game console is a…

  • Nintendo 64
  • PlayStation I
  • Nintendo U
  • Sega Dreamcast
40%

What was this board game called?

Retry Correct Incorrect Crossfire was created in 1971 but had a major resurgence in the 1990s. In order to win you had to react quickly and aim the marbles accurately. It’s not the best game for people with anxiety!

What was this board game called?

  • Battleship
  • Crossfire
  • Space Combat
  • Rogue Warrior
43%

This bouncy footwear is called…

Retry Correct Incorrect Broken ankles and poor sales led to the banning of moon shoes, which were like individual trampolines for each foot. We saw where they were going with this, but it just didn’t pan out.

This bouncy footwear is called…

  • Moon Shoes
  • Air Boots
  • Rocket Shoes
  • Bounce Boots
45%

All of these pieces belong to what toy series?

Retry Correct Incorrect Mighty Max was similar to the Polly Pocket toyline except they were geared to boys. Similar to Polly Pocket, they were created by Bluebird toys in the UK and recreated for the U.S. by Matell.

All of these pieces belong to what toy series?

  • Mighty Max
  • Tarzan: The Epic Adventures
  • Star Trek
  • Godzilla Micro
48%

This slime promoted by Nickelodeon is called…

Retry Correct Incorrect After the introduction of Gak, Nickelodeon went on to make countless toys all focused around the slime. It’s mostly made of vanilla pudding, applesauce, oatmeal, and green food coloring. Yum.

This slime promoted by Nickelodeon is called…

  • Gloop
  • Gunk
  • Gak
  • Flop
50%

These little characters are from what line of toys?

Retry Correct Incorrect Playmobil toys are made in themed series of sets as well as individual figures and playsets.They’re somewhat similar to LEGO characters and were made in Germany.

These little characters are from what line of toys?

  • Fischer Price
  • Little People
  • Sims
  • Playmobil
53%

What are these are these figurines called?

Retry Correct Incorrect You forgot them until now, didn’t you? Street Sharks were originally a TV show that ran from 1994-1997, and a toy line was later released after its success.

What are these are these figurines called?

  • Biker Sharks
  • Street Sharks
  • Shark Rockers
  • Buff Guys
55%

What was this gadget called?

Retry Correct Incorrect The Easy-Bake Oven had actually been around for decades before the ’90s but had a surge of popularity after a newer edition was released. By 1997, more than 16 million Easy-Bake Ovens were sold.

What was this gadget called?

  • I Can Bake Too
  • My Own Microwave
  • Mommy’s Little Helper
  • Easy-Bake Oven
58%

What was this machine called?

Retry Correct Incorrect Kids could melt their own molds of their favorite bugs with Creepy Crawlers! Maybe this was the boys’ version of the Easy-Bake oven?

What was this machine called?

  • Creepy Crawlers
  • The Bug Maker
  • Pet Bug
  • Insects Galore
60%

What were these figurines?

Retry Correct Incorrect Although the first animated series came out in 1986, it exploded in popularity in the 1990s. If you didn’t get this one correct, we’re not sure what to tell you.

What were these figurines?

  • Ninja Fighters
  • Fighting Turtles
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • Shell Warriors
63%

What was this recording device called?

Retry Correct Incorrect The Talkboy was originally used as a non-working prop for Home Alone 2: Lost in New York and a working version was made in time for the holidays. And as you know, everyone wanted one.

What was this recording device called?

  • Talkboy
  • The Talk-Back
  • Talk Buddy
  • Talk Man
65%

What are these action figures called?

Retry Correct Incorrect The first Power Rangers television show debuted on August 28, 1993, followed by the toy line. Over 800 episodes of Power Rangers have aired since the premiere.

What are these action figures called?

  • Morphers
  • Fighter Pilots
  • Night Ninjas
  • Power Rangers
68%

What’s the name of this action figure?

Retry Correct Incorrect The Buzz Lightyear toy came out after the release of the 1996 film Toy Story. Tim Allen played the voice of Buzz, which you could hear if you hit the buttons on his spacesuit.

What’s the name of this action figure?

  • 3P0
  • Star Commander
  • Space Lord
  • Buzz Lightyear
70%

What was the brand of this scooter?

Retry Correct Incorrect When the Razor was released in 2000, over 5 million were sold in the first month. While you still see these around, electric scooters are becoming more popular.

What was the brand of this scooter?

  • Speed
  • Razor
  • Ripper
  • Shredder
73%

What kind of Elmo is this?

Retry Correct Incorrect The toy was first produced in 1996 with a retail price of $29.99. Some people paid up to for $10,000 with the demand being so high. If your parent was able to score one of these at Toys ‘R’ Us, you were one lucky kid.

What kind of Elmo is this?

  • Play With Me
  • Tickle Me
  • Hug Me
  • Hold Me
75%

What was this game called?

Retry Correct Incorrect Alligator Dentist is a game designed for young children and was released in 1990. His teeth are bothering him and you have to help him get them out! Press the wrong tooth and, well…

What was this game called?

  • Alligator Dentist
  • Angry Alligator
  • Tooth Ache
  • Chomping Crocodile
78%

What was this gadget called?

Retry Correct Incorrect The Talkback Dear Diary was released in response to the Talkboy. The electronic diary could instantly record and playback your voice. Too bad it’ll give away all of your secrets!

What was this gadget called?

  • Computer Diary
  • Miss Talkative
  • Talkback Dear Diary
  • My Diary
80%

What are these called?

Retry Correct Incorrect The Pokémon Trading Card Game was first introduced in 1996 in a response to the Pokémon video game. Kids today know Pokémon Go, but ’90s kids know the original!

What are these called?

  • Magic Cards
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards
  • Pokémon GO
  • Pokémon Cards
83%

What are these?

Retry Correct Incorrect K’Nex was invented by Joel Glickman and was introduced in 1992. They didn’t have the following of LEGO but you could make some cool carosels out of them!

What are these?

  • K’Nex
  • Build-X
  • Builders
  • Connectors
85%

What were these figurines called?

Retry Correct Incorrect Monsters In My Pocket was a media franchise that had trading cards, comics, books, toys, board games and more. Mattel made these squishy toys that came in four colors.

What were these figurines called?

  • Small Evils
  • Mini Monsters
  • Tiny Villains
  • Monsters In My Pocket
88%

What is this game?

Retry Correct Incorrect If you wanted to annoy your parents, all you had to do was get your hands on a Laser Challenge. “Pew! Pew!” Why go to laser tag when you can bring laser tag to you?

What is this game?

  • Laser Attack
  • Laser Battle
  • Laser Fight
  • Laser Challenge
90%

What is this toy gun?

Retry Correct Incorrect Although Nerf had been around since the 1970s, the company saw a huge expansion in the 90s, especially in the Nerf Gun. You were able to pull the trigger and send foam darts in the direction of your siblings.

What is this toy gun?

  • Nerf Gun
  • Blaster Gun
  • Airsoft Gun
  • Dart Gun
93%

What is this tiny music player called?

Retry Correct Incorrect Hit Clips was first distributed by McDonald’s with music by NSYNC and Britney Spears. The mini digital audio player only played one-minute of hit single songs, which today seems terrible but really, it was great back then.

What is this tiny music player called?

  • Small Sounds
  • Mini Music
  • Pocket Beats
  • Hit Clips
95%

What are these toy cars called?

Retry Correct Incorrect In the 1990s, the sales for Power Wheels were over 1,000,000 per year. You were definitely hoping that one of these bad boys was waiting for you under the tree come Christmas morning!

What are these toy cars called?

  • Hot Wheels
  • Power Wheels
  • Hot Shots
  • Mini Mobiles
98%
Retry Correct Incorrect
  • That’s impressive! You know your stuff!
  • Wow! Looks like you were the kid with all of the cool toys in the neighborhood!
  • Better luck next time!
  • Were you even alive during the 1990s?
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