Tag: retro
Vintage Reflex Camera Pencil Sharpener

Vintage Reflex Camera Pencil Sharpener

Once upon a time ago, before digital kicked everything’s butt, photographers had to use film to take pictures, and the Twin Lens Reflex camera was the top dog in the camera world. The Vintage Reflex Camera Pencil Sharpener is a great touch of nostalgia that harkens back to those bygone days, and it’s [...]

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TV Dinner Style Metal Serving Tray

TV Dinner Style Metal Serving Tray

We all know that TV dinners are as unhealthy as instant meals can get. Yet they manage to give the illusion that they’re healthy, well-rounded meals because of the portions on it: there’s the main course, a vegetable side dish, maybe some low-calorie dessert to finish everything off. But not [...]

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Tetris Retro Gamer Leggings

Tetris Leggings

One classic game that a lot of people are familiar with, whether they’re young or old, is Tetris. It’s a game that requires a bit of thinking and a whole lot of strategy so you won’t end up with a tower full of holes in between. And if you happen to be female, what better [...]

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iCADE 8-Bitty

iCADE 8-Bitty

Do you remember all the fun you had with your NES and that little 8-bit controller? Well, just in case you forgot, ThinkGeek is getting ready to release their newest product, the iCADE 8-Bitty, at the 2012 Toy Fair in New York City. The iCADE 8-Bitty will instantly feel right at home in your hands [...]

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8-bit Legacy NES Advantage Joystick Desktop Lamp

8-bit Legacy NES Advantage Joystick Desktop Lamp

Do you remember the good old days when you had to warm up your fingers to get them ready for classic NES games like Track & Field and shooting games like Konami’s Gradius? It was always tough to keep those fingers tapping away at the buttons, and then came the Turbo Paddles. Controllers like [...]

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Gas Pump Gumball Machine

Gas Pump Gumball Machine

There aren’t that many old fashioned gas pumps still up and running now that we all pump and go with our chip-embedded credit and debit cards or with PayPass. But you’ve gotta admit that the old ones have this nostalgic charm about them. It makes you think of days when you could fill up your [...]

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VW iPhone Vinyl Skin

VW iPhone 4 Vinyl Skin

My smart aleck cousin made a funny observation. He noticed that the ‘Occupy’ activists he’d seen were out occupying public places and using their iPhones, which happen to come from one of the most capitalistic companies on the planet. Seeing the VW iPhone 4 Vinyl Skin reminded me [...]

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Fruit Invaders Chopping Board

Fruit Invaders Chopping Board

Here at GeekAlerts we love good food and the cool chopping boards used to prepare that food. We showed you the NES Controller Chopping Board and the OCD Chopping Board not too long ago, and we think you’re going to want to add this next cutting board to your collection as well. The Fruit Invaders [...]

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Space Invaders Carabiner

Space Invaders Carabiner

Anyone who is looking for some Space Invaders fun on the go will want to check out this handy Space Invaders Carabiner. And let’s face it, we could all use more Space Invaders. It’s a great way to get your Space Invaders fix while you are out and about. Plus it’s a carabiner so it [...]

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Inkless Graphite Quill

Inkless Graphite Quill

Texting and email are the modern ways to send out messages, thoughts, and opinions, but typing into a smartphone just doesn’t pack the elegance of older methods of laying down the written word. The Inkless Graphite Quill combines old-style elegance and charm with modern day convenience to create a truly [...]

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Cassette Tape Recorder Key Chain

Cassette Tape Recorder Key Chain

Remember cassette tapes and cassette tape recorders? Those bygone days are history but you can still enjoy a bit of nostalgia with the Cassette Tape Recorder Key Chain, which very smartly combines a modern convenience with a retro package. It might look like a throwback to those days of yesteryear, when [...]

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iCade Core Arcade Styled Gaming Controller

iCade Core Arcade Styled Gaming Controller

ION Audio, manufacturer of audio and entertainment technology that just recently introduced the iCADE Mobile Gaming Device , unveiled the iCade Core Arcade Styled Gaming Controller today at CES in Las Vegas. Designed to work with your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch, this gaming controller brings a retro [...]

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Gas Pump Retro Liquor Dispenser

Retro Gas Pump Liquor Dispenser

Serve up your drinks playfully using the Gas Pump Retro Liquor Dispenser. Sure, it might look like an old gasoline pump. Even the drinks you’ve poured into it for dispensing might look like gas. But we all know that the people at the party won’t be chugging down anything that will potentially [...]

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Pac-Man Hoodie

Pac-Man Hoodie

If you’re an old-school video game fan, going back to the original Pakkuman arcade game released by Namco in 1980, you’ll really like this Pac-Man Hoodie. This zipper hoodie is printed to look just like an in-game screenshot of Pac-man (Pakkuman in Japan), one of the most famous video games of [...]

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Classic Public Payphone iPhone 4 Case

Public Payphone iPhone 4 Case

Now you can carry a public payphone right in your very own pocket with the Public Payphone iPhone 4 Case. We don’t mean a literal public payphone, because that would be impossible, unless you had a giant-sized pocket. Rather, you can make your iPhone look like it’s a miniature public payphone [...]

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