Retro Nostalgia to the Max!

Check out these nostalgic articles and essays filled with insightful reflection and thoughtful commentary. 

Blast from the Past: A Retrofied Relaunch

Blast from the Past: A Retrofied Relaunch

The media landscape continues to change, but we’re ready to find our footing and bring the past into the future. We think there is still some nostalgic magic left, don’t you? Care to join us on this adventure?

Spawning a New Breed of Superhero for the Nineties (and Today)

Spawning a New Breed of Superhero for the Nineties (and Today)

For as long as I can remember, I’ve been a huge fan of superheroes. From the moment I bought my first comic book—Marvel Tales #210—I became hooked on the likes of Spider-Man, Batman, and The Flash. Growing up in the 1990s, we experienced some crazy sh*t in the world of superheroes. We learned that...

Tyco’s Top Secret: Spy Tech and the 007 Dream Fulfilled

Tyco’s Top Secret: Spy Tech and the 007 Dream Fulfilled

What kid didn’t want to be a super spy in the 1980s? Growing up, I watched countless hours of James Bond movies with my dad at the dining table in our modest kitchen (Sure, Daniel Craig’s a great Bond, but he ain’t got nothin’ on Sean Connery!). By the time the '90s rolled in, I was soon immersed...

Howling Fad: Teen Wolf and the Legacy of Adolescent Lycanthropy

Howling Fad: Teen Wolf and the Legacy of Adolescent Lycanthropy

I’ve been thinking a lot about Michael J. Fox. Perhaps it’s because I’ve been gradually paging through his first book Lucky Man, which I found while rummaging an estate sale for cool books and vintage finds. Or maybe it’s because I got sucked into Josh Gates’s Expedition: Back to the Future series...

More Human Than (In)Human: ‘White Zombie’ Halloween Special

More Human Than (In)Human: ‘White Zombie’ Halloween Special

Welcome back, fans! I know, I know––it’s been a long while since the last Nostalgia’s Revenge! dropped, and while I wanted to dive back into it over the summer with a piece about summer “lacklusters” (that is, the opposite of blockbusters), that seasonal ship had set sail without me. However, it’s...