You will have dragged your parents around the toy shops more than once on the look out for these
It’s common for every generation to think they had the best toys when they were growing up. But the 90s and 00s kids obviously really did.
The kids that grew up in Grimsby between 1991 and 2009 got the best of both worlds. They still got the old school toys like Slinkys and other classics like board games, but it was at that point that technology was really starting to advance. So they also got to be the first to test out a whole range of cool new gadgets.
So when Christmas rolled around, we had to put some serious thought into what we wanted because there was simply so much to pick from – and a lot of it was pretty pricey back in the day.
We would spend hours circling what we wanted in the Argos catalogue for our parents, or tug on their arms whilst pointing out what we wanted in Toys ‘R Us. Here we take a look back at 12 things that every 90s or 00s kid probably had on their Christmas list.
Have we missed any? Let us know in the comments!