21. The Toys That Made Us, season 3
Premiere date: Nov. 15
Geeks and toy fanatics everywhere, The Toys That Made Us launches its third season this fall! Despite this being The Toys That Made Us’ third season, it remains an underrated documentary-style series you’re likely missing out on. Which toys do you remember growing up with? Whatever they may be, chances are, The Toys That Made Us has already covered all about it or soon will in an upcoming season.
Toys are a part of history more than you know. From the journey and hard work it goes into creating these toys, to how we all grew up playing with them. The Toys That Made Us provides fans with many facts and plenty of nostalgia. It’s also fascinating to learn how these toys came to be in the first place. What is it about Barbie that made her so popular, for example? Who came up with the idea and how did the dolls rise to popularity so quickly? This, and more, is what The Toys That Made Us covers.
Season 3 is an 8-part documentary series that will cover a new set of toys. This upcoming season, viewers will be learning all about wrestling figures, My Little Pony, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and Power Rangers. Hello, childhood!
While you wait for season 3 of The Toys That Made Us to drop, watch the first two seasons, both available on Netflix. The first season features Star Wars, the iconic Barbie, G.I. Joe figures, and more. Season 2 showcases Star Trek, the beloved line of Transformers toys, LEGO and Hello Kitty.