Toys of Christmas Past, Day 3: Big Trak
Big Trak originally rolled out in 1979 in two color schemes: grey (US) and white (UK). By using the built in keypad, you could program Big Trak to perform a series of actions that include moving forward or backward, turning, and firing it’s photon cannon. I know, it may not sound exciting by today’s standards, but having a programmable toy at that time was pretty cutting edge. What? Stop laughing.
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