The original G.I. Joe In 1964 a 12 inch doll hit the shelves and the world has by no means been the identical since. G.I. Joe was the first doll ever marketed and bought to boys on an enormous scale. However, with a purpose to get boys to need the doll, advertising and marketing executives knew they could not call it a “doll.” After throwing round a number of different terms they settled on “Action Figure.” That call launched a brand new genre of toys and made it alright for boys to play with dolls. G.I. Joe has been the star of comics, cartoons, motion pictures and video games. If Barbie is the queen of all dolls, then G.I. Joe is the king of motion figures.
It isn’t like the video game trade is a solely sexist domain that exempts ladies from joining in. As a matter of truth, lots … Read the rest