Tag: mego micronauts

Mego Micronauts in the 1978 JC Penny Catalog

Let’s take a loving look back to 1978 when Mego’s Micronauts got a spiffy two-page spread in the JC Penny Catalog. Mego hit gold in 1977 with their take on Japan’s “Microman” toy line as children everywhere had a newfound love for space toys thanks to the popularity of Star Wars. In 1978, Mego would…

Vintage Mego: Lobstros from the Micronauts

This week we talk about the hard to get vehicle from the Micronauts line along the way we talk about the untimely death of the Micronauts line, the contributing factors and why this piece is so darn hard to get. This video was created by Brain Heiler (@plaidstallions) special thanks to Ray Acroray Miller for…