Just when I think there are no more (large) wormholes I can fall into online—I find something like this, a video about unmade Kenner Star Wars toys from 1986:
Apparently this is a pretty well-researched area.
My brother and I loved these toys and collected almost all of them. We still have them in my mom’s crawlspace.
In hindsight, they weren’t very good: the characters didn’t even have articulated knees and elbows, like the G.I. Joe figures.
But even the smell of the plastic today—such nostalgia!