51 Shades of Geek

The Empire Strikes Back Tauntaun (1981)

http://www.thelogbook.com/toy/tauntaun/The Empire Strikes Back Tauntaun - photos copyright 2006 Earl Green / theLogBook.com; special thanks to Andrew WesterI can almost guarantee you that there wasn’t another toy released in 1981 whose box carried the description “Contents: one mammal.” Very much like the dewback creature from Star Wars, the smelly and none-too-smart steeds of the Rebels in The Empire Strikes Back were designed to be “ridden” by the Kenner figures. Continue reading