Toys of the Eighties, Gotcha
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Toy guns. After you shoot them, the "ink" disappears in seconds.
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Ryan - February 13, 2008 - Report this comment
Gotcha was a paintball gun. The guns were orange and yellow if I remember correctly. There was also a Gotcha game for the Nintendo Entertainment System. The squirt guns with disappearing ink were called zap it.
James - June 12, 2008 - Report this comment
Yep, Ryan is right. Gotcha was an early paintball gun, no disappearing ink involved.
SavageLettuce - September 11, 2008 - Report this comment
The boys in junior high would terrorize the girls w/ Gotcha guns.
eatsbrains - February 16, 2009 - Report this comment
there was a gotcha movie. i dont remeber much of it other than two college kids hunting each other with paint balls guns on campus. then one gets caught up in some conspiracy.
tmlucas4x4 - June 13, 2009 - Report this comment
The movie you speak of was horrible. It starred noneother than "Goose","Dr. Greene" Anthony Edwards!!!
kristi - December 26, 2009 - Report this comment
there was also a electronic game similar to simon that had 8 colors called gotcha
Ihadthecoolsh*t - August 14, 2010 - Report this comment
I remember having 2 of the Gotcha guns back in the day. In theory they sounded cool but they sucked. They had round cartridges which you loaded into the gun that I think rotated when you cocked it or something between shots.I think I also remember having to soak the cartridges in water before use to make the paint "splatter". The pellets were made of rubber with open area which contained the paint.They also came out with a Gotcha video game for the NES.Damn can't believe I remember that much from how many years ago but can't remember sh*t from last week.
burger - February 27, 2011 - Report this comment
I was just looking through some old boxes at my grandmothers house yesterday and i found one of my old gotcha guns. I was blown away it brought back some old memories. If i remember correctly they didnt work that great but they were still cool. I guess they were cool enough for me to come here and type this!
sonyap - January 27, 2012 - Report this comment
What you are talking about is actually Zap it! Zap it! were toy water guns that shot red or blue disappearing ink.
Deb - July 24, 2018 - Report this comment
I still have the complete set of 2 all flags. No ammo.Hahaha

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