Tag Archive: Retro


Get a Fun Vintage Terminal for Mac with Cool Retro Term

Feel like taking another trip down memory lane? With the assistance of an excellent fun free retro terminal emulator fittingly called Cool Retro Term, you can experience the golden yesteryears of cathode display computing and pretend your shiny new Mac is an ancient Apple II or IBM workstation. Basically Cool Retro Term functions as a … Read More

Delightfully retro RPG gets free expansion on iOS, Mac

Paradox Interactive’s hilarious send-up of fantasy tabletop gaming (think Dungeons and Dragons), Knights of Pen and Paper 2, has just gotten a new free expansion. Called “Back to the Source,” it has two new character classes, higher level caps, an all new mega-dungeon, and a ton of funny stuff packed into it — all for […]

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Cola Messenger, Retro City Rampage DX, and other awesome apps of the week

What better way is there to spend a Sunday than by catching up on the latest great iOS apps? Whether you’re wanting to transform the way you text with a fantastic new messaging tool, or just fancy unwinding with a top-down, open-world driving game that makes Grand Theft Auto look tame by comparison, you’ve come to the […]

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Futuristic alarm clock wears a retro face

Lust List: Retro Alarm Clock Radio by Electrohome Experts say you need to minimize distraction from your smartphones and tablets at night, so I’ve started leaving my iPhone charging in the kitchen. Instead, I now wake up to NPR thanks to this gorgeously retro alarm clock radio from Electrohome. It’s got everything you need to […]

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Inspired by Mac Paint, Rogue Invader mixes retro art with modern gameplay

Rogue Invader, an upcoming shooter from Squishy Games, looks like a massive HyperCard stack come to glorious motion. Currently on Kickstarter to fund the last bit of development on the rogue-like sci-fi title, Rogue Invader is the brainchild of founder Nathan Rees, who’s been making games ever since he discovered the joys of Mac Paint […]

Howard Hughes’ former home is retro sci-fi, controlled by an iPad

If you have an extra $ 11.5 million sitting around, and you’ve always wanted to live somewhere that looks like a great place to plan a heist while your robot butler serves you drinks, we may have found your new home.… Read more ›

Party Hard: a retro, stealth game about stabbing your neighbors

We’ve all had terrible neighbors who throw loud parties that last all night, even on Mondays. Party Hard, an upcoming game for iOS, is about bringing those annoying gatherings to a halt. With a knife. Developer Pinokl Games has released… Read more ›

Party Hard: a retro, stealth game about stabbing your neighbors

We’ve all had terrible neighbors who throw loud parties that last all night, even on Mondays. Party Hard, an upcoming game for iOS, is about bringing those annoying gatherings to a halt. With a knife. Developer Pinokl Games has released… Read more ›

Retro turntable skips the one feature it really needs

You’ve got to love a big gorgeous hunk of wood, right? The Signature Vinyl Record Player Classic Turntable Hi-Fi Stereo System from Electrohome is all that, plus a delicious vintage-styled bag of chips, and it’s almost perfect. The dark, solid… Read more ›

Apple II and Cinema Display combine to create a retro gaming heaven

If you grew up in the 80’s one of your earliest video gaming memories was probably playing Oregon Trail on an old Apple II or Macintosh, but you haven’t experienced Oregon Trail until you’ve played it on a 27-inch Apple… Read more ›