Hasbro’s Jurassic Park ladies

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Hasbro doesn’t have a good track record when it comes to releasing toys based on female leads from various movie franchises (they seem to fix this though with the new wave of Star Wars toy line). Jurassic Park is no exception. Continue reading

Photo tour of my Jurassic Park room

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I’ve been a dinosaur fan since I was a little kid. When Jurassic Park got released when I was 12 years old, my whole world got turned upside down. I started asking Jurassic Park toys, at first just to play with, but not long after I grew out of my “playing phase” and started collecting. That’s why the early toys I got are still in pretty good condition.

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The Lost World: Electronic Velociraptor

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The electronic Velociraptor from the The Lost World: Jurassic Park was released in selected countries along with the electronic Parasaurolophus.

In my opinion this is one weird looking Velociraptor.  Almost everything about it is out of proportion. It’s legs are too short, the arms are too long and it’s body is way too big. The colours are completely off as well.

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Challenge: complete my The Lost World sticker album

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Last week while I was putting the last stickers in my Jurassic World sticker album, I suddenly remembered I never completed my The Lost World: Jurassic Park album. Apparently I was too late to order the missing stickers from Merlin back in the day because I got a letter back from the Merlin company that they no longer had any TLW stickers on stock, so they send me stickers from The Smurfs (yes really) instead…

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Dino Tracker Adventure Set

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The Dino Tracker Adventure Set was released in 1997 as a Walmart exclusive in the United States. It’s part of the The Lost World – Jurassic Park line and it features the relatively unknown creatures Estemmenosuchus (yes, that is a spelling error on the package) and Scutosaurus.

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