This N64 demake of Portal shouldn't work, but it does

A programmer has managed to get a prototype demake of the classic game Portal working on an actual Nintendo 64.

Super Portal 64

Meet the amateur archivists streaming old VHS tapes online

Forget Netflix. Watching schlocky movie clips and vintage TV commercials on Twitch or YouTube is way more fun.

Retromania

This fan-made Pikachu wirelessly charges iPhones with its MagSafe cheek

YouTuber Clay Yoshirin Pokémon Clay Art fashioned a MagSafe charger into an adorable nuzzling Pikachu sculpture — it’s truly a work of art.

Tech

Missing your childhood haunts? Check out this retro T-shirt goldmine.

Online retailer Local Vyntage offers faux vintage shirts and hoodies from establishments of yore.

This Thing Rules

At last, Microsoft 3D Movie Maker is now open-source... Wait, what?

The former CEO of legendary British developer Argonaut Games has released the source for the BRender engine, which powered ‘Carmageddon’, ‘Croc’, and more.

Retro magic

This chonky cyberdeck is proof that thinner isn’t always better

The Chonky Palmtop, designed by Daniel Norris, fits a seven-inch screen and a swiveling Corne Keyboard into a portable package.

Tech

The North Face and Online Ceramics celebrate Earth Day with ‘70s-inspired apparel

Their graphic-heavy capsule is made with at least 75-percent recycled or organic fabric.

Style

Lego adds Luke's iconic Landspeeder to line of Star Wars vehicle sets

The 1,890-piece set has an exclusive C-3PO minifigure alongside a lightsaber-wielding Luke Skywalker.

Design

How to use RetroArch to emulate your favorite retro games

Playing retro games on your PS5 or Xbox Series X isn't always the way to go, but setting up emulators can be tricky. Here's how to do it.

Blast from the past

‘Official’ Game Boy emulator for Switch leaks online

Supposed Game Boy and Game Boy Advance emulators for the Nintendo Switch have leaked on 4chan, which suggests that GBA games might be coming to NSO.

Get advanced

Samsung’s Pokémon-themed Galaxy Z Flip 3 is perfect for Pikachu stans

The collaboration features a ton of Pikachu-themed phone accessories and a collection of six stickers of first-gen favorites.

Design

Phone makers refuse to let the BlackBerry keyboard die

The Titan Slim is going to have a full QWERTY keyboard and will be released through Kickstarter.

Tech

The playable demake is a modern art form all its own

From Bloodborne to Silent Hill 2, the demake is built to answer the question: What would this game play like if it had been released during a different console generation?

Gaming

Tamagotchi’s BTS collab is a k-pop obsessive’s dream come true

The TinyTAN Tamagotchi collab gives you one of seven BTS-inspired characters to take care of.

Tech

Jack Nicholson’s ‘Poopies on the Strip,’ is actually a real diner called ‘Pupi’s’

There's hard photographic evidence to back up the existence of 'Poopies on the strip.'

Culture

Panasonic drops seven hot colorways of its iconic turntable

You can't go wrong with any of the colors, but they'll be limited to a run of 12,000 globally.

Design