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Retrobo Japanese Mechanical Robots are Geek Chic

By: Filip Urban - Published: Feb 7, 2011   Updated: Jul 5 2011 • References: youngprimitive.cz and youngprimitive.cz
Retrobo toys are piece of retro revival that almost everyone can enjoy. These awesome badass toys have seen the light of day after years of "hybernation!" Their star started to shine in the 1950s in Japan, recently returning after a 60-year hiatus.The Retrobo toys are not just for Dads which admire metal imperfections, stiff movements and nostalgic retro-futuristic finds, Retrobo robots can be enjoyed by sci-fi geeks everywhere!

Implications - Consumers are both fascinated by and frightened of technology. They recognize that technology has many benefits, but are at the same time intimidated by its complexity. Products which utilize the latest technological innovations may benefit from incorporating familiar design elements, such as these robots which utilize retro android designs.