Watch: Epic Stop Motion Pays Homage To Popular 80s Toys

What was your favorite toy from the 1980s? Was it transformers? Lego? Toy cars? Nintendo? Marbles? Hot Wheels? All of these and more make an appearance in ‘The King Of Lego Land’, the latest stop motion masterpiece from French web designer and animator Micaël Reynaud.

What was your favorite toy from the 1980s?  Was it transformers? Lego?  Toy cars?  Nintendo?  Marbles?  Hot Wheels?  All of these and more make an appearance in ‘The King Of Lego Land’, the latest stop motion masterpiece from French web designer and animator Micaël Reynaud.

‘The King Of Lego Land’, which has garnered over 171,000 views on Vimeo and 83,000 on YouTube so far, features music by Hunting Charlie’s Band(e) Samuel Vielliard.  There’s also a cool animated gif available.

The video serves as a nice trip down memory lane for those of us that grew up in the 80s.  Check it out below, followed by a psychedelic slowed-down version that shows the toys morphing into each other.  What was your favorite childhood toy?

Feeling nostalgic about the 1980s?  Check out our lists of 10 1980s Toy Commercials and 15 Nostalgic Videos From The 80s.

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