Showing posts from September, 2009

70's Kids TV Nostalgia

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A trip through the 80's with a Compilation of some of the biggest hits of the Decade along with a few big 70's hits thrown in

70's & 80's Kids TV nostalgia

Great Fan Made Video. This brings back memories.

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he Story behind the 80's One hit wonder Mickey.

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ColecoVision 1983 TV Commercial

ColecoVision aired this TV commercial in 1983. "The only system you'll ever need."

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Burger Time Advert - Classic 80's Retro Advert

Classic video game Elite turns 25

From The BBC:

Elite co-developer David Braben takes the BBC's Daniel Emery on a flight in the BBC Micro computer game. The space fantasy involved trading in slaves, narcotics and minerals as you flew around a fictional universe. Pirate and police ships threatened to disrupt your journey or kill you.

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Space Harrier Arcade - 80's Arcade Greats

The Labyrinth - Dance Magic Dance

Crash on the concrete wall! Formula one On-board camera 70s/80s Detroit Lotus Honda 100T

Late 80's Kids Commercials

Hitstruments (I think the kid with the guitar is Joey Lawrence, and the girl played Abby on Dawson's Creek)
- Lego
- Police Academy action figures
- Ghostbusters action figures
- My Little Pony family
- Teen Time Skipper
- Mouse Trap game (one of the kids is Matthew Lawrence)
- Tonka Hyper drivers
- Chia Pet
- Hungry Hungry Hippos
- McDonald's Little Mermaid Happy Meal toys
- Little Miss Makeup
- Little Miss Dress Up
- Micromachines Secret Auto Supplies
- Golden Grahams
- Kawasaki One Man Jam
- Cocoa Pebbles
- Fashion Star Fillies
- Honey Nut Cheerios
- Baby Dolly Surprise (one of the girls is Kirsten Dunst)
- Superstar Barbie (with Jennifer Love Hewitt)
- Barbie Ferrari
- Popeye PSA

Barbie Sweet Roses Furniture Collection
- Early Birds game
- Robocop Helmet and Ultra Blaster
- Litebrite
- Silly Dillys game
- Cap'n Crunch's Christmas Crunch
- Sweetie Pups & Sweetie Kitties
- Mega Force
- Bouncin' Kids dolls
- Cool Times Barbie
- Super Golden Crisp
- Quaker Oatmeal & Popeye
- Xpanders
- Gues…

Great video compilation of 80's music

This will get you remembering some of those forgotten classics. Scroll down to see the track listing.

Tracklist Part1:
01. A-Ha - Take On Me
02. Alphaville - Forever Young
03. The Bangles - Eternal Flame
04. Berlin - Take My Breath Away .
05. Big Mountain - Baby, I Love Your Way
06. ABBA - The Winner Takes It All
07. Bananarama - Venus
08. Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes - (I've had) The Time Of My Life
09. Billy Joel - Uptown Girl
10. Billy Ocean - When The Going Get's Tough, The Tough Get's Going
11. Black - Wonderful Life
12. Blondie - The Tide Is High
13. Bob Marley - Could You Be Loved
14. Bobby Mc Ferrin - Don't Worry Be Happy
15. Bon Jovi - Living On A Prayer
16. Bonny Tyler - Total Eclipse Of The Heart
17. Boris Gardiner - I Want To Wake Up With You
18. Boy George - Everything I Own
19. Boy Meets Girl - Waiting For A Star To Fall
20. Bruce Hornsby - The Way It Is
21. Bruce Springsteen - Born In The USA
22. Bryan Adams - Heaven
23. Bryan Ferry - Slave To Love
24. The Cars - Drive
25. …

Muppet babies Intro

He-man Opening Credits. (Dont do them like this anymore!)

Amazing Original Alien Painting

Amazing original painting from the movie Alien. Painted in June this year for his brother. On stretched canvas. The painting is still work in progress and will be adding to the scene over the next few months. We will keep you up to date. His next project is Blade Runner. If you want a specific scene paited you can contact the artist. Click the link below.


Retrofinds Remembers Dungeons And Dragons Cartoon

This for me was a must watch. One we talked about in school the next day. Would they ever get back? Well no actually but still a cartoon that was never missed.

Computer game adverts from 1980s

Fan made adverts

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Its Christmas 1987 on Channel 4 and its time for a commercial break

Amstrad VCR, Black Magic, Bird's Trifle, Maxwell House, Bejam, Black & Decker gifts, Cockburn's Port, Babycham & Best of UB40

Yes give your mum a dustbuster, she would be really happy with that!

Retro Amstrad CP 464 advert


Great Bands from the 70's and 80's - MAGNUM


I was (and still am) a huge fan of Rock Band Magnum. Albums such as the one above "On A Storytellers Night" which for me is one of those rare albums where every track is a good as the last. Also another is "Vigalante"

80's Cartoon Montage Video

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John Williams - E.T Closing Credits

What can I say. The guy is a genius!

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Commercials - Mcdonalds 80's advert McDLT Jason Alexander (Seinfeld)

1980s Atari advert featuring Morecambe and Wise

Spectrum Loading Screens

The Hobbit

Manic Miner

Jack and the Beanstalk

Jungle Trouble


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Sinclair Spectrum Laptop?!

Asia - Only Time Will Tell

1980's Casio Keyboard Adverts

Casio CZ101

Casio SK1

Casio MT-100

Casio MT-520

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Great interview about computer graphic animation in 1987

Great interview about computer graphic animation in 1987. Great quote "no one had done a funny computer animation" How times change.
BBC Micro Live 1987 - CGI from the Imagina Conference

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BBC Micro Live 1986 - Computer Animation

State of the arts graphics for the time.