She-Ra: Princess of Power

She-Ra: Princess of Power. Shadow Weaver’s Magic Mirror. Ladybird. UK. 1986.

She-Ra: Princess of Power is a 1985 animated TV series and toy line from Filmation and Mattel. She-Ra’s birth name is Princess Adora. She is the long-lost twin of Prince Adam (He-Man) and her adventures are set in the same timeline as He-Man and the Masters of the Universe. She-Ra: Princess of Power aired for 93 episodes across three seasons between 1985 and 1987, including an animated film He-Man and She-Ra: The Secret of the Sword. In 2018 the series was rebooted as She-Ra and the Princesses of Power for the Netflix channel.


Images from She-Ra: Princess of Power. Shadow Weaver’s Magic Mirror. Ladybird. UK. 1986.


Toys 

She-Ra: Princess of Power. Mattel. Italy. 1986.


1985. Super Jouet. France.


Rebooted 2018 Netflix series, She-Ra and the Princesses of Power

Image courtesy of Wikipedia 


Thank you for travelling to Etheria with us 🙂

Groquik …

… is not an alien or a dinosaur or a bear or a fluffy yellow cat

he’s a giant fat yellow dog cartoon monster with a deep voice

who wears a red and white striped hat.

1979. Pif Gadget. France.


Can you help Groquik find his Nesquik?

France. Pif Gadget. 1979.


What is Groquik up to now?

Groquik. Gadget. France. 1986.

Groquik. Gadget. France. 1986.


In other vintage news …

Yogi Bear and Boo Boo escape Jellystone in a red convertable

Mebetoys. 1973. France.


Italian ice cream goes Atomic with Motta

Topolino. 1978. Italy.


Construct yourself something constructive 

Ets De Neuter. 1995. France.


Slot Car Circuit Racing Fun From Carrera

France. 1973.


Win yourself a Star Wars digital watch! (time machine, pen and postcard required)

Star Wars Weekly. 1978. UK.


A Snugglebum can be called a Bum-Bum

Super Jouet. 1985. France.


A Care Bear can be called a Bisounour

Super Jouet. 1985. France.


Princess Power can be called La Princesse du Pouvoir

Super Jouet. 1985. France.


Electronic non-stop dodgem from 1969

Jouets Mont Blanc. 1969. France.


And lastly in today’s post, The Muppets Take Manhattan, storybook and record courtesy of Cheerios

Marvel Power Pack. US. 1984.


Thanks for looking 🙂