Welcome to Doc Atomic's robot collection. Here you'll find vintage toys from the Forties, Fifties, and Sixties, each one a vision into the future via visionaries of the past. Some are simple and quaint, others are remarkably complex. Either way, each one of these robots inspires imagination and captures the heart, making them sublime treasures of art, engineering, and, of course, fun.
NOT FEATURED: Yoshiya
Space Trooper, Sparky Robot,
NOTE: Listings with exact dates have been verified via catalogue sitings and manufacturer's information. Yes, they are correct—until we find earlier listings, that is.
Doc Atomic would like to thank Joe Knedlhans at the Toy Robot Museum in Adamstown, PA, for his help in establishing the dates for many of these toys.