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Category: Retro

Retro Ufo USB Flash Drive is Totally Out of This World

Retro Ufo USB Flash Drive is Totally Out of This World
The aliens have landed! They’ve invaded your laptop and are reading all of your data! Or are they saving all your data and flying it off to the mothership to protect it? These fun UFO USB…
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Baby Yoda Costume is a Tricky Treat [Star Wars]

Baby Yoda Costume is a Tricky Treat [Star Wars]
Treat, or do not treat. There is no trick. At least, that’s what I’m imaging this child is being taught to say for Halloween. The regular ol’ “trick or treat” just doesn’t seem like it would…
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Vintage Calculators Web Museum: the Accountant’s Happy Place

Vintage Calculators Web Museum: the Accountant’s Happy Place
If you think that a bunch of old calculators isn’t as interesting as a collection of old toy robots, well you’re mostly right. A calculator is useful – hell, even an abacus is more useful than…
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Pxp-2000 Psp Go Clone is No Go

Pxp-2000 Psp Go Clone is No Go
Nope, this portable gaming system is most definitely not a PSP Go. What you’re looking at here is a cheap Chinese handheld known as the PXP-2000. While the PXP-2000 won’t play any of your PSP games,…
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Star Wars by Gaslight: R2-D2 Goes Steampunk

Star Wars by Gaslight: R2-D2 Goes Steampunk
When I think steampunk, I must say that my mind does not then go immediately to Star Wars. But it’s a rule of the Internet that if two things exist, they must be put together. Hence,…
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Tetsujin 28-Go Statue in Kobe Finished, Misses Showdown With Tokyo Gundam

Tetsujin 28-Go Statue in Kobe Finished, Misses Showdown With Tokyo Gundam
Construction and erection of the 18-m (59 ft) Tetsujin 28-go (aka Gigantor) statue in Kobe, Japan wrapped up a few days ago, more than a couple of weeks after the Gundam statue – the Neil Armstrong…
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Dysentery on the Dsi

Dysentery on the Dsi
At last! The Oregon Trail, the pinnacle of depression in gaming (or should that be the nadir?) will be available on DSiWare. Just in case,  you know, you couldn’t already play it on seven or eight…
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Steampunk Broadcast Video Controller Actually Works, Only Plays Videos From 1932

Steampunk Broadcast Video Controller Actually Works, Only Plays Videos From 1932
This wondrous steampunk contraption may looks like something out of an H.G. Wells time-travel story, but it’s actually modern broadcast video control system, concealed under the shell of a victorian-styled retro-mechanical facade.…
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Swarovski Pretty Pixel Jewelry: Video Games Get Sparkly

Swarovski Pretty Pixel Jewelry: Video Games Get Sparkly
These new jewelry designs look just like your favorite retro gaming characters, only made from schmancy, shiny crystals. Designed by Germany’s Team Tentakulus, these jewels feature the likenesses of Pac-Man, Tetris and Space Invaders crafted from…
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Space Invaders Shower Curtain: as Elusive as That Final Alien

Space Invaders Shower Curtain: as Elusive as That Final Alien
I was surfing around over on Flickr this morning and stumbled onto this awesome Space Invaders shower curtain.…
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This was an Old School Triumph: Asciiportal

This was an Old School Triumph: Asciiportal
So, Portal was never a pile of eyeball candy or anything–it looked as good as it needed to look, with some really neat visuals that resulted from looking through portals, adorable turret buddies, and delicious cake,…
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Star Wars Baby Costumes: Force Awwwwww

Star Wars Baby Costumes: Force Awwwwww
I know that Halloween’s still more than a month away, but after seeing the awesomely cute Barf Vader, I decided to do a thorough research on – okay I hit Amazon. and Etsy. More on that…
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Sega Taikan Mini Arcade Cabinets: Video Games for Mice

Sega Taikan Mini Arcade Cabinets: Video Games for Mice
Now that you’ve got your Donkey Kong, Pac-Man and Tetris retro mini arcade cabinets, it’s time to add to your tiny arcade collection with a few slightly newer games. These 4-inch long mini arcade games are…
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Spock Monkey: Half-Vulcan, Half-Sock, Half-Monkey

Spock Monkey: Half-Vulcan, Half-Sock, Half-Monkey
That’s right: each Spock Monkey is a combination of three halves, resulting in one logical, emotionally detached yet huggable primate. I used Vulcan math to calculate Spock Monkey’s constitution. Each Spock Monkey is lovingly handmade, so…
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Megaman-Inspired Street Fighter 4 Sprites: Ryuman Vs Sagatman Fight!

Megaman-Inspired Street Fighter 4 Sprites: Ryuman Vs Sagatman Fight!
If you’ve ever wondered how Ryu and the rest of the warriors who like to battle on thoroughfares would look like if they were transported to Megaman’s original 8-bit world, you probably have too much time…
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Boombox Bag With Built-in Speakers Doesn’T Play Cassette Tapes

Boombox Bag With Built-in Speakers Doesn’T Play Cassette Tapes
As if its throwback looks weren’t flashy enough, this boombox bag also has built-in speakers. Plug in your MP3 player and you’ll really grab everyone’s attention. Unfortunately we don’t have specs on the speakers, but judging…
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