Watch: Get Nostalgic With Netflix’s ‘The Toys That Made Us’ Trailer

How Barbie, Star Wars, G.I. Joe, and more became a multi-billion dollar industry

Netflix, they’ve got algorithms. The online streaming service knows what its viewers want, and apparently it’s a heavy dose of nostalgia.

A new eight-part documentary series is set to hit Netflix later this week. The Toys That Made Us chronicles how Star Wars, Barbie, G.I. Joe, and He-Man helped spark a multi-billion dollar industry. Watch the trailer below.

Netflix The Toys That Made Us Trailer

The first four episodes featuring Star Wars, Barbie, He-Man and G.I. Joe drop 12/22 on Netflix!!

Posted by on Friday, December 15, 2017

The series hits Netflix this week on December 22, 2017.