The 80s Weekly - Issue 31
Stranger Things animated series on Netflix, Return of the Jedi returning to theaters, Super Mario theme preserved, and a Trapper Keeper Giveaway.
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One of the best aspects of curating this newsletter is seeing the news cycle over the course of several issues. The first headline in Issue 1 back in August 2022 was Zach Galligan joining the voice cast of Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai. More announcements about the cast were released later and now 8 months later, we get to watch the first trailer here in Issue 31. Soon we’ll be in the final stretch of watching the series and forming our opinions. Good or bad, the journey is what I enjoy as an editor and what keeps me motivated to immerse myself (and you) in 1980s pop culture.
Have a great week and stay rad, everyone! - Jason
Rediscover '80s Pop Culture
Congrats to Robert Y. from Florida for winning the Goonies themed prize pack from Issue 30! The Goonies Illustrated Storybook and The Goonies: Escape With One-Eyed Willy’s Rich Stuff game are available on Amazon if you’d like to bring a little of the “Never Say Die” attitude into your home.
The giveaway for Issue 31 is another Trapper Keeper giveaway! And as usual, I’ve stuffed plenty of vintage goodies inside like packs of trading cards, 45 record singles, a comic book and more. And don’t forget to enter the monthly giveaway for Just Free Stuff which is a box of nostalgic 80s candy!
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