Like steampunk, but better. Victorian-era technology used to make crazy-ass shit, like the spider robot in Wild Wild West or Alan Moore's Tom Strong. A spaceship with lots of huge cogwheels and valves and pistons and things.
I really want to see a proper CG movie with decent retrotech spaceships
by BillytheBilly September 04, 2008
high tech aesthetic circa pre-1987
I prefer to use Casio keyboards because they are so retrotech.
by Jason Eyre May 10, 2006