If you were a kid in the 1980’s you may remember the oddball consumer gaming console called the Vectrex. Notable for it’s use of vectors instead of bitmapped graphics (like every other console), the Vectrex never quite took hold but before it was discontinued a number of fun retro games were made available. Enter Rantmedia Games, which took the aging catalog and ported it to iOS.

In this Origin Stories learn about the nostalgia-driven passion behind the creation of Vectrex Regeneration. In addition to the catalog of old Vectrex games, there are actually new games made for the app, available as in-app purchases. Read our review here.

Origin Stories: Vectrex offers nostalgic gameplay originally appeared on TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog on Thu, 02 May 2013 20:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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