Last updated: March 2, 2024

Welcome to RTR.BBS.TR, your premier destination for all things retro computing! Founded by İlker Fıçıcılar, our website is dedicated to curating articles and resources about vintage computers, spanning from analog computers to programmable early calculators, early computer kits, mini/micro-computers, pocket computers and PDAs.

Our Mission

At RTR.BBS.TR, we are passionate about preserving the rich history of computing and celebrating the technological advancements that have shaped our world. Our mission is to provide a comprehensive platform where enthusiasts, collectors, and curious minds alike can explore the fascinating realm of retro computing.

What We Offer

Through insightful articles and in-depth analyses, we delve into various aspects of vintage computing. From the early days of FORTRAN programming to the widespread adoption of BASIC, we cover a wide range of topics to satisfy your curiosity about the evolution of computing languages and systems.

Additionally, we keep you informed about the latest developments in the retro computing community. Whether it's news about newly released products designed specifically for vintage computers or updates on events and conventions dedicated to retro technology, we strive to keep you up-to-date with the latest happenings in the world of retro computing.

Meet the Founder: İlker Fıçıcılar

İlker Fıçıcılar, the motivator behind RTR.BBS.TR, is a seasoned enthusiast with a deep-rooted passion for vintage computers from Bulletin Board System (BBS, hence the name of the website) days and early website for Commodore Computers ( in 1993). With >40 years of experience in the field through early projects, such as Tower C64, PC keyboard driver for the C64 and C128, GOS operating system with disk cache and memory management, and a curious eye for new details for the old, İlker is dedicated to curating high-quality content that informs and inspires our audience.

Join Our Community

We invite you to join our vibrant community of retro computing enthusiasts! Whether you're a seasoned collector, a hobbyist programmer, or simply curious about the history of computing, there's a place for you here at RTR.BBS.TR. Connect with like-minded individuals, share your insights, and embark on a journey through the fascinating world of retro technology.

Contact Us

Have questions, suggestions, or just want to say hello? Feel free to reach out to us at or . We value your feedback and look forward to hearing from you!

Thank you for visiting Retro Computers Website RTR.BBS.TR. Let's embark on an exciting journey through the nostalgia-filled realm of retro computing together!