I’ve written here before about Kenner and it’s licensed merch. What many people forget is that there’s been quite a few semi-successful toy lines based on adult IPs.
Quite a few kids liked watching the rape-allegory movies Alien and Aliens, so a animated show was being developed. Of course, some people figured out how ridiculous this was and the project got canned, but the toy designs remained, so Kenner sold them, anyways. Read more →