Saturday, April 13, 2013
L is for Luminos
Between G.I. Joe's Adventure Team and G.I.: A Real American Hero, there was Super Joe.
Hasbro's foray into the 8" toy market faired well for about a year, before a toy line from Kenner, called Star Wars, came along.
While I thoroughly enjoyed the "light" feature of the figures, one particularly indelible memory I have is trying to learn to pronounce the name of Super Joe's ally, Luminos and my Mom helping me get out this absolutely huge Webster's New World Dictionary we'd bought at our local Walden's to teach about it's root, Luminous.
Now, if I could just figure out where they went...