The Original, Classic Neon Super Soaker 50: It’s Back

The Original, Classic Neon Super Soaker 50: It’s Back

 />For it's 20th anniversary (I can't believe Super Soakers are <a https://www.gizmodo.com.au/2008/07/evolution_of_the_super_soaker-2/20 years old!), Hasbro is bringing back the classic Soaker, complete with poignant 1989 neon, back to market. Will kids today respect the best?


They’ve made one slight change-no longer can you completely unscrew the lime green bottle for a quick dump-over-the-head grenade attack; it’s permanently attached, and refilling goes through a screwtop behind it. In all other ways though, it’s the same classic. No battery-powered backpack reservoirs or any other similar ridiculousness in sight.

 />Man, it feels really good in my hand. You can buy it this spring for 15 bucks; sadly, a year too late for our <a https://www.gizmodo.com.au/2008/07/gizmodos_ultimate_water_gun_battlemodo_royale-2/epic water gun Battlemodo Royale. [Toy Fair 2009]