Tagged: vintage

The Internet Archive put your favorite LCD handheld games online

The Internet Archive has launched a Handheld History Collection filled with about 60 emulated versions of retro handheld games to take you back to the long car rides of your childhood. Archived games include Tiger Electronics’ Mortal Kombat, Bandai’s Burger...

Jabba the Hutt’s Sail Barge by Hasbro

At Toy Fair 2018, Hasbro announced their most ambitious Star Wars vehicle in the 3-3/4 inch action figure scale to date: Jabba the Hutt’s Khetanna, commonly known as his Sail Barge. The proposed toy...

The Ataribox gets an official name

Atari has renamed its upcoming retro mini-console from the Ataribox to the Atari VCS, according to VentureBeat. The device, similar to Nintendo’s NES Classic and SNES Classic consoles, uses a design aesthetic inspired by the Atari...

Hand Tool Rescue

Enjoy the “Hand Tool Rescue” YouTube page, where refurbishing old tools are are given a new life…

How 8-bit graphics worked

In part 1, The 8-Bit Guy cover the limitations of color on older 1980’s computers and game consoles such as the Nintendo Entertainment System and the Commodore 64.  [Via: The 8-Bit Guy]

Ataribox revealed

Atari started teasing its Ataribox at E3 this year, promising a “brand new Atari product.” While we saw a 20-second YouTube teaser that hinted the Ataribox would be housed in wood like the 2600, the...

Man caves of the 60’s and 70’s

Some people love the term “man cave,” others hate it, but the idea of a room dedicated to “manly things”—cigar smoking, scotch drinking, football watching—is something that’s been around for a while now. Nowadays,...

The Poignancy of Old Pornography

People have been making pornography for a very long time. It’s been on the sides of temples in India on Greek vases in Roman bedrooms and German drawing rooms. But a decisive moment in...