Toy Hunter: Misfit Toys Holiday Special Pictures

Jordan is on the hunt for some Yuletide bestsellers of the past, while also searching for misfit toys that are always in high demand around the holidays.

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The Salt Vampire

The Salt Vampire

"Taking time to check out a rare Don Post mask for ‘The Salt Vampire’ from the original Star Trek series. These masks are incredibly rare these days, especially with their original hair and paint." - Jordan 960 1280

  

Impromptu Jam Session

Impromptu Jam Session

"Uber-collector Jim and I take a moment for an impromptu jam session." - Jordan 960 1280

  

Star Wars Holy Grail

Star Wars Holy Grail

"One of my Star Wars holy grails turns up in season 2! The rare Darth Vader Collector Case, with action figure insert." - Jordan 960 1280

  

Vintage Lunchboxes

Vintage Lunchboxes

"Getting hungry hunting through hundreds of vintage lunchboxes! Now this is a collection I can sink my teeth into!" 960 1280

  

Vintage Star Wars

Vintage Star Wars

"Vintage Star Wars goodness sits high atop a shelf, awaiting my eager hands!" 960 1280

  

The Flintstones

The Flintstones

"Sealing the sale of a rare Flinstones toy with a handshake and smile." 960 1280

  

Six Million Dollar Man

Six Million Dollar Man

"Steve and I check out a rare Six Million Dollar Man toy, while Mister Spock looks on approvingly." 960 1280

  

Found in the Crawlspace

Found in the Crawlspace

"Checking out a hidden toy found in a crawlspace with Rick, a former football player and current toy collector!" 960 1280

  

Evel Knevel

Evel Knevel

"Get ready, get set ... RACE! I get "down and dirty" with the one and only Evel Knevel!" 960 1280

  

Buck Rodgers

Buck Rodgers

"Haggling with one of my favorite TV icons: Felix Silva ... Twiki from Buck Rogers and Cousin IT from The Addams Family." 960 1280

  

Julia on the Road

Julia on the Road

"Teaching the trade to Julia on the road. Her first road trip and very first chance to prove herself in the field!" 960 1280

  

That's a Big Comic Book

That's a Big Comic Book

"WOW ... look at the size of that comic book. I hate to see the coffee table it sits on. LOL!" 960 1280

  

Local Comic Show

Local Comic Show

"Steve talks toys at a local comic show." 960 1280

  

Still Playing With Toys

Still Playing With Toys

"Still Playing With Toys" and Star Wars! I never resist a chance to check out Kenner's vintage Star Wars line." 960 1280

  

A KISS Collector

A KISS Collector

"Trying to make a deal with Vicky, an original rocker mom and KISS collector!" 960 1280

  

Comprehensive Toy Collection

Comprehensive Toy Collection

"Trying to catch my breath, in what may be one of the most comprehensive toy collections I have ever seen!" 960 1280

  

One of the Largest Collections

One of the Largest Collections

"One of the largest toy collections I’ve seen in my career. I'm going to need a bigger truck … and some help!" 960 1280

  

One of the Biggest Toys Ever Produced

One of the Biggest Toys Ever Produced

"The Defiant still ranks as one of the biggest toys ever produced on the open market ... and now you can see why." 960 1280

  

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park

"Victor and I check out some incredible dinos from Jurassic Park." 960 1280

  

Doing the Paperwork

Doing the Paperwork

"After the haggling is done, it's time to sit down and do the paperwork! Here, I add up and take inventory of the day's haul." 960 1280

  

Can You See Me Drooling?

Can You See Me Drooling?

"The elusive and rare Magnum PI car and figure set ... Can you see me drooling?" 960 1280

  

Star Wars TIE Fighter from Kenner

Star Wars TIE Fighter from Kenner

“Checking out a classic vintage Star Wars TIE Fighter from Kenner. I had this toy when I was a kid.” - Jordan 960 1280

  

Steve Negotiates a Deal

Steve Negotiates a Deal

“Steve negotiates a deal with a Doug at a local flea market.” - Jordan 960 1280

  

Michael Jackson Belt

Michael Jackson Belt

“The Iconic "Michael Jackson" Belt... the crew laughed when I purchased it... not so much when I sold it soon after. LOL!” - Jordan 960 1280

  

Shopping in the Underwear Section

Shopping in the Underwear Section

“Steve and I shop in the Underwear section at Macy's. Just Kidding! We check out a potential find for Gene Simmons.” 960 1280

  

The Planet of the Apes

The Planet of the Apes

“The Planet of the Apes Action Stallion from Mego still ranks as one of the coolest toys I have come across for Season 2.” 960 1280

  

Ultimate Rock n' Roll Mom

Ultimate Rock n' Roll Mom

“Hunting with Vicky; the ultimate Rock n' Roll Mom from Long Island.” 960 1280

  

Vintage Vespa Peddle Car

Vintage Vespa Peddle Car

“Mamma Mia! One of the most unusual toys I have come across; a vintage Vespa Peddle Car.” 960 1280

  

A Huge Comic Book

A Huge Comic Book

“Now that’s a HUGE COMIC. I hate to see the coffee table it sits on!” 960 1280

  

Gomer Pyle TV Show

Gomer Pyle TV Show

“The Gomer Pyle TV Show was actually a spin off of the classic "Andy Grifftith Show." The lunchbox is highly prized on the market today.” 960 1280

  

Convincing Vicky

Convincing Vicky

“I try my best to convince Vicky to show me what she's been hiding from me.” 960 1280

  

Showing Off a Rare Gift

Showing Off a Rare Gift

“Gene shows off a rare gift presented to him by a King, as thanks for visiting his country. Personally, I was just trying not to drop it... it was heavy!” 960 1280

CARIN_BAER  

Ultimate Gene Simmons Find

Ultimate Gene Simmons Find

“The ultimate find for Gene Simmons! The vintage Radio Controlled KISS Van.” 960 1280

  

A Job Well Done

A Job Well Done

“A job well done! Gene congratulates me and sends me on yet another hunt for him. Stay tuned!” 960 1280

CARIN_BAER  

A Hero Shot

A Hero Shot

"This is what I call my “hero shot”… it truly catches me at my best. I’m holding a vintage Starwberry Shortcake doll, just trying to contain my excitement. I found this one in an attic after some digging around old boxes." 960 1280

  

Between Takes on Set

Between Takes on Set

"Between takes on the set… I check out a vintage space command toy from the 1960’s. They just don’t make’em like this anymore." 960 1280

  

Cher Impression

Cher Impression

"I try to must up my best Cher impression for Andrew. I still cant tell if he was laughing along with me… or AT ME. LOL." 960 1280

  

Sherman Tank

Sherman Tank

"Getting ready to inspect a large toy Sherman Tank. Much of my hunting is crawling around on floors… so I felt right at home in Curt’s basement." 960 1280

  

Hidden in a Bookshelf

Hidden in a Bookshelf

"I inspect some rare toys hidden in a bookshelf. In the background, Curt watches on… confident in knowing that no matter what price I offer, he just isnt’ selling!" 960 1280

  

Hunting for Toy Gold

Hunting for Toy Gold

"Digging through one of what seems like ENDLESS tubs and bins in Curts basement. My oversize watch lets me know just how long I have been down here… hunting for toy gold." 960 1280

  

Brian and Jordan

Brian and Jordan

"Brian and I share a laugh during filming." 960 1280

  

Aston Martin Promotional Car

Aston Martin Promotional Car

"Andrew and I negotiate the possible sale of a rare Aston Martin promotional car. Despite it being close to 100 degrees that day, our cameramen kept filming without missing a beat!" 960 1280

  

You Never Know

You Never Know

"I think this picture says it all; you just NEVER KNOW what you will find. Here, I inspect a pair of false teeth hiding in a drawer in Curt’s basement." 960 1280

  

Genius at Work

Genius at Work

"SSHHH… quiet. Genius at Work. I didn’t even know that sign was there until after we stopped filming. Our DP, Jacob, captured the moment perfectly." 960 1280

  

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