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? Here are some recently sold items.
|Tonka Hulk Hogan Wwf Wrestling Buddies Doll Box...||05/2021||$675.00|
|1990 Tonka Wwf 22 Wrestling Buddy Macho Man Hogan...||02/2021||$485.00|
|Tonka Wwf Wrestling Buddies Hulk Hogan Box 1990...||03/2021||$350.00|
|Tonka Wwf Wrestling Buddies Ultimate Warrior Box...||03/2021||$350.00|
|Rare Wwf Tonka Legion Of Doom Hawk Animal...||03/2021||$382.00|
|See all sold items on eBay for more prices||05/2021||$-.--|