Can you still buy Micro Machines?

We have some serious nostalgia news for car-loving millennials: Micro Machines are now on sale again! Hasbro and collaborating company Jazwares announced the return of the tiny toy cars last year, and they’re now available at Target and Walmart in packs of cars and even playsets.

Are Micro Machines worth anything?

Most sets are worth less than the $5 retail, though some like Civil War can command over $10, and the Aliens set of three are on eBay stores for $50. The rare US version of the action fleet Aliens jump ship has been asking over $70.

What size are Micro Machines?

The approximate size of a Micro Machines vehicle is 1.5 inches long. Approximate size of unopened packaging is 8 x 7.5 x 2.5 inches.

What age is Micro Machines for?

First of all, this page and the packaging clearly state it is NOT FOR CHILDREN UNDER 4 YEARS OF AGE, CHOKING ON SMALL PARTS IS POSSIBLE. Second of all, the whole concept of Micro Machines is that they are small, tiny, micro sized…. That is why they are called “Micro Machines”.

Are micro machines making a comeback?

Micro Machines are coming back in 2020! Micro Machines are coming back! Hasbro and Wicked Cool Toys announced (back in June) that they’d revive the tiny toy cars — which originally sold in the 1980s and 90s — in 2020.

Why don’t they make micro machines anymore?

Unfortunately, Micro Machines’ run at the top was short-lived. The company behind the product, Galoob, was eventually sold to Hasbro, which scrapped the brand’s basic toy line. There were efforts made in repackaging the toys but those attempts didn’t catch on as well as the original play set concept.

Did Hasbro make Micro Machines?

Micro Machines are a line of toys originally made by Galoob (now part of Hasbro) in the mid-1980s and throughout the 1990s.

What happened to galoob?

In 1970, Lewis Galoob became too ill to continue as president, and his 21-year-old son, David, dropped out of the University of Southern California to take over the family business….Galoob.

Industry Toys, Consumer electronics, video games
Founded 1957
Defunct 1998 (as a toy company)
Fate Closed, properties and brand name sold.

Do Micro Machines pull back?

New play sets will arrive in stores beginning with the fall of 2020. One of the most popular toy car lines from the 1980s and 1990s is making a comeback. It’s been a while since we last saw Micro Machines on toy shelves, but the once-popular line of toy cars and sets is returning for the first time in 12 years.

Are Micro Machines plastic or metal?

Micro Machines

Type Model car
Company Galoob (now part of Hasbro) (1987-2016) Wicked Cool Toys/Jazwares (2020-present)
Country United States
Availability 1987–2008 2015–2016 2020-Present
Materials Metal and plastic

Why don’t they make Micro Machines anymore?

When did they stop making Micro Machines?

Micro Machines

Type Model car
Country United States
Availability 1987–2008 2015–2016 2020-Present
Materials Metal and plastic
Slogan Remember if it doesn’t say Micro Machines, it’s not the real thing! (1987)