Tonka Wrestling Buddies, released in the 1980s, showed the cuddly side of professional wrestling. Because of wrestling's big youth fan base, the Buddies were a huge relief to parents who could permit violence against what was essentially a plush toy/doll/pillow in the shape of an elite pro-wrestling personality.
Even superheroes like Spider-Man eventually got into the mix, which meant Spidey and Hulk Hogan could finally join forces.
Popular and collectible Wrestling Buddies include:
Let's face it, but don't say it out loud: Tonka's Wrestling Buddies from the 1980s were essentially cute dolls for boys, made with the cuddly likeness of the Big Wrestlers of those days: Hulk Hogan, Randy Savage, the Ultimate Warrior, and Million Dollar Man.
What's your Tonka Wrestling Buddy worth in 2021? Here are some recently sold items.
|1990 Wwf Wrestling Buddies Ultimate Warrior Plush||07/2021||£72.59|
|1990 Wwf Wrestling Buddies Ultimate Warrior Plush||09/2021||£95.32|
|Tonka Toymax Wcw Wwf Wwe Wrestling Brawlin Buddies||10/2021||£99.00|
|Wwf Wrestling Buddie Big Boss Man Tonka Rare||08/2021||£79.99|
|Tonka Toymax Wcw Wwe Wrestling Brawlin Buddies Kevin||10/2021||£45.74|
|See all sold items on eBay for more prices||12/2021||£-.--|