ALPHADROME ROBOT AND SPACE TOY DATABASE

Toy Robots and Space Toys
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A TRIP TO MARS - MAKER? - ENGLANDAn early space board game. The Great New Airship Game. Circa 1900.
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A TRIP TO THE MOON - MAKER? - GERMANYAn early space board game. Moon exploration theme. B Dice logo.
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AN 2000 - MAKER? - FRANCE A French reworking of IM JAHRE 2000.
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APHELION OR THE RACE TO THE SUN - F H AYRES - ENGLANDEarly space board game. Fantasy Zodiac theme. c1900
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APOLLO - MULDER - W GERMANYSpace board game. Four large plastic rockets for counters. Dice.
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ASTROJAGD - MAKER? - W GERAMYStar Hunter. Space board game. Date?
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ASTRON - PARKER BOOTHERS/WADDINGTONS - USA/ENGLANDSpace board game with diecast rocket pieces. The board is attached to rollers and moves forward at each turn. 1954.
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ASTRONAUT - MAKER? - SWEDENSpace board game with plastic spaceman figure. This is a Swedish release of the German IM JAHRE 2000 version. 1950s
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ASTRONAUTS - MAKER? _ USAA space board game with Apollo themed artwork. Details?
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ATOMIC CHIEF SPACE SET - HALE-NASS - USASpace goggles, space badge and a pair of simple string walkie talkies. Mounted on a card with a graphic of a spaceman's head. Includes a CAPTAIN metal badge. On sale 1 May 1947, Statesmans Journal, Oregon. No 108?
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AUF DEM MOND! ABENTEUER IM WETRAUM - HAUSSER - W GERMANYOn the Moon Space Adventure. Space board game with an Apollo Moon landing theme. Includes plastic astronaut playing pieces. 1970
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AUJOURD'HUI DANS L'ESPACE UN VOYAGE DANS LA LUNE - LA TOUR ST DENIS - FRANCEToday in Space, a Voyage to the Moon. Space board game using a roulette wheel to determine the throw value.
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AUS DEM WELTRAUM ZURUCK - ERNST SCHUTZ - W GERMANYBack From Space. Apollo themed space board game. c1970
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BASE LUNA - ARCO-FALC - ITALYMoon Base space target game. Darts are fired at the printed targets. Mailan. 1950s
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BEYOND THE STARS - GAME PARTNERS - USASpace board game. Includes plastic spaceship pieces and spinning tops. 1964.
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BIMBO'S MONDFAHRT - CARY SPIELE DD - W GERMANYBimbo's Journey to the Moon. Space board game.
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BLAST OFF! No. 57 - SELCHOW & RIGHTER - USASpace board game. "The moving planet space game" No 57. The idea is for players to land on moving planets. 1954
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BLAST-OFF - MAKER? - USASpace board game. Date?
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BLAST-OFF SPACE GLOBE GAME - REPROGLE - USABrightly lithographed 8" diameter tin globe on rotating base. Period imagery of spacemen and rockets. This is an innovative playing board for a space themed game. This example is missing its plastic magnetic rocket playing pieces. 1953

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BLAST-OFF! - WADDINGTON - ENGLANDSpace board game. 1969. Apollo Moon landing scene.
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CAPT VIDEO ELECTRONIC VIDEO GOGGLES PREMIUM - Power House candy bar premium.

Image courtesy Hake's Collectibles
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CAPTAIN VIDEO AN EXCITING SPACE GAME - MILTON BRADLEY - USACaptain Video themed space board game. In the game players move their four markers through the solar system using a spinner.
The game includes a fold-out cockpit. 1952
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CARRERA A LA LUNA - MAKER? - SPAINJourney to the Moon. Space board game. Moon exploration theme. Date?
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CARRERA ESPACIAL - LADE - SPAINSpace Race game. Space capsule theme.
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CIRCUITO SIDERAL - MAKER? - SPAINSpace Tour. Space board game. 1958
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CLICKER JET GUN SET - REL MF CMPANY - USASmall grey plastic space gun "Clicker Jet Gun". Mounted on card with goggles and whistle.

The 5-1/2" plastic clicker gun has rings on the rear of the barrel and has a distinctly angled handle. It was sold in a set with goggles and in a larger set with goggles and whistle.

Colors: grey and yellow

Made by Rel Manufacturing Corporation of NJ. Believed to date from December 1952, though the advert is vague.

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COLONEL JET SPACE GAME - SILVER RICH CO - USASpace board game with metal rocket playing pieces. 1952
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COLOQUE UN SATELITA EN ORBITA - VICTORIA - BRAZILPut A Satellite in Orbit. Space game, plastic satellites are flipped onto the board.
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CONQUISTA DO ESPACO - ESTRELA - BRAZILConquest of Space board game. No #613. Details?
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COSMIL - LE CONQUETE DE L'ESPACE - MAKER? - FRANCEFrench space board game. Date?
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COSMOS - RUMAIRE - FRANCEA highly-hyped space board game. A small plastic device is attached to an arm extending from a globe of the world. Details?
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COUNT DOWN, THE ADVENTURE IN SPACE - LEON STIEF - USASpace board game with a spiritual tone. 1960.
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COUNTDOWN - WHITMAN - USASpace board game with an mathematical education theme. 1962
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COUNTDOWN SPACE GAME - TRANSOGRAM - USASpace board game. Spinner. The pieces are cardboard rockets on stands. First sighted in October 1961.
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COURSE COMET RACE - MAKER? -Space board game. French & English. Date?
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DAS RAKETENFLUGZEUG - KLEE? - W GERMANYRocket Plane. Space themed board game. Eine lustige Reise. Clover Leaf. 1950s
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DE LA TERRE A LA LUNE - CAPIEPA - FRANCEFrom the Earth to the Moon. Space board game c1970.
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DER FLUG INS WELTALL - BUROBEDARF - DDRFLIGHT INTO OUTER SPACE board game. East Germany. 1956. 4 spaceships. Dice.
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DESTINATION MOON - HOLDSON - NEW ZEALANDSpace board game with simple counters. 1950s Box and board are separate. Thos Holdsworth and Sons Ltd.
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DESTINO MARTE - JUGUETES CEFA - SPAINDestination Mars board game. 1950s Juguetes Cefe, Zaragoza
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DIE EROBERUNG DES WELTALLS - VIENNA VERLAG - AUSTRIAThe Conquest of Space. Vorstoss zum Mond. Space board game with Linde spacemen figures. Moon landing theme. Date? 1965. German text.
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DIE REISE ZUM MOND - KLEE - GERMANYA space board game with box art inspired by the George Melies film, A Trip to the Moon. Dated c1921 and produced by Klee for a margarine factory Eidelsted. Modern copies are available.
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АСТРОНАВТЫ ASTRONAUT - MAKER? - USSRAn unusual space game in which the Zodiac constellations and classic Greek mythology feature. Details? Date
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EARTH SATELLITE GAME - GABRIEL - USASatellite themed space game. The game contains four plastic 3-stage rockets.

Dated to December 1956.
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ELEKTRO MENSCH! - MAKER? - W GERMANYElectro Man. An electronic question and answer game with a space robot theme. Lights on the robot illuminate to reveal the answers to questions on the left. Several different question cards supplied. Date?
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ESPACO 235 - MAKER? -Space board game. Date?
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FAHRT INS ALL - HUGO GRAFE - W GERMANYJourney Into Space: board game. Two stage play: training then the flight. Includes a four part board, 6 astronaut figures inside two-piece plastic rockets.
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FIREBALL XL-5 GAME - MILTON BRADLEY - USASpace themed board game based on the Gerry Anderson TV series. 1963
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FLASH GORDON 500 SHOT WATER GUN - ESQUIRE NOVELTY CO - USAA retro styled plastic space gun with telescopic sight. A ridge runs along the underside of the rocket shape body to the unusual shaped trigger. 6" 15cm. Water pistol with brass nozzle. 1950s.

The gun was released as part of the Flash Gordon outfit in 1952.It was carded with a holster and compass. Available in a range of colors: grey, clear red, clear blue etc

It was also available separately as the "Space Ranger Water Gun" in a Popsicle mail-away in Canada in 1953. See also the Super Jet Water Pistol advertised in The Capital Times, 17 Dec 1952.

A slight variation is known with no lower fin and a with a different plug arrangement at the back (bottom).

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FLASH GORDON GOGGLESThe goggles included in the Flash Gordon paysuit. 1951
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FLASH GORDON SPACE OUTFIT - ESQUIRE NOVELTY - USACarded Flash Gordon space goggles, belt and wristwatch compass with spaceman's head and Saturn design.
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FLIEG MIT ZUM MOND! ABENTEUER IM WETRAUM - HAUSSER - W GERMANYFlight to the Moon Space Adventure. Space board game with an Apollo Saturn theme. Includes plastic rocket playing pieces.
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FLUG ZU DEN PLANETEN - ASRO SPIELE - W GERMANYFlight to the Planets space board game. Details?
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FLUG ZUM MOND - MAKER? - W GERMANYFlight to the Moon. Space board game. Details?
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GAME OF MOON TAG - PARKER BROTHERS -USASpace board game. 1957
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GUERRA A MARTE - ARCO-FALC - SPAINWar On Mars. Space shooting game. A wood and metal spring loaded gun is used to shoot missiles at a colorful space target divided into a number of scoring squares. 1950s.
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IL PICCOLO ASTRONAUTA - MAKER? - ITALYThe Little Spaceman. Space board game with a distinctive plastic spiral centrepiece. Maker? date?
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IM JAHRE 2000 - MAKER? - W GERMANYIn the Year 2000. Space board game with plastic spaceman figure. This is probably the original version, later released as Sputnik.

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J-15 ESTACION ASTRAL DE AERONAVES - GEYPER - SPAINSpace Aircraft Station. A variation on a space shooting game. Bombs are loaded into a red plastic J-15 spaceship and dropped onto a target board.
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JOURNEY INTO SPACE - SUBBUTEO - ENGLANDA large space board game. The game is based around a "Model World", a spiral track leads to the center. Plastic "rotator spacecraft fleet" spin along the track. The inspiration for the game was a BBC radio programme "Journey into Space".

On sale in 1955.
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JOURNEY THROUGH SPACE - CODEG - ENGLANDA space board game. Details? 1950s?
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JOURNEY TO THE MOON - GEOGRAPHIA LTD - ENGLANDSpace board game. Moon landing theme. Basic wooden playing pieces. 1950s.
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KNOW THE STARS AND PLANETS - MILTON BRADLEY - USAEductional space board game. Date?
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LA FIN DU MONDE - MAKER? - FRANCEThe End of the World. A small boxed dexterity game with a glass cover. The object is to attach a comet, a thin sheet of metal, to a ball representing the Earth. The graphics have a distinct Jules Verne theme.
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