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Telnet:20forbeers.com:1337
SSH:20forbeers.com:1338
Modem: 415-231-1260 / 346-385-5665 / 385-248-5680 (pots/pots)
Software:Mystic
Connection:, ,

A really fun, active and current BBS! We work to bring a new section or feature once a month; you’ll find TONS of retro files and content – from old BBS CD-Roms, current BBS applications and mods, historical BBS applications and mods, ANSI art, legal ROMs and DOS games and more! We have DoorParty and […]

Telnet:ah-bbs.com:2333
SSH:ah-bbs.com:2020
Software:Mystic
Connection:,

Just a good old BBS that has been around for 25 plus years and still a great place to hang out! Running Mystic BBS… Stop by and say hello, lots of local and league doors, local and network message echo’s and many more things to do while your on the bulletin board.

Agency BBS - Dunedin, New Zealand
Telnet:agency.bbs.nz
SSH:agency.bbs.nz:2024
Software:Mystic
Connection:,

Based in Dunedin, New Zealand this BBS is a reincarnation of a system that operated from Hamilton, New Zealand around 1993-1995. Back in 1995 Agency BBS used Renegade BBS software and was a member of several message networks including RGSNet, FidoNet, DemiMonde and LocNet. These days the BBS runs using Mystic BBS software and is […]

The author of the popular YouTube documentary “Back to the BBS” now has a complimentary BBS! Features: Curated retro-computing content including retro games, music, apps as well as more modern stuff for your retro computing purposes. MRC Inter-BBS chat Some great message network groups for all your geeky discussions (fsxNet, tqwNet, RetroNet and ArakNet) Great […]

The connections with people that last a lifetime through online and tabletop games and a shared passion for exploring machines and their languages are the soul of the machines. Multi-user chat, Crossroads of the Elements MUD, Elite-x/84, Exodus GameNet, Tabletop RPGs, Programming, Microcomputers.

Archaic Binary is an easy to use BBS open to the public. Lots to do! I have created the majority of doors myself, tools available for playing around. Door games locally and via game networks. We have active message areas, local and networked. Advanced security available with SyncTERM using SSH (username/password in SyncTERM is archaic/binary, […]

Telnet:bttfbbs.com
SSH:bttfbbs.com
Software:X/84
Connection:,

BBSes are a return to the past, just like our favorite time travel movie. BTTTFBBS is a playground for Linux and Python experiments. Features a dial-out modem (call out to dial-up BBSes or information services), some local and networked games, and whatever features the sysop feels like developing.

BBS from Rio to remember old times… (DoveNet, FidoNet and FsxNet)

Update, August 2020: The Basement Theory has returned to “public status,” open to all. The Basement Theory is a re-envisioning of the dial-up BBS I ran in the 1990s. Originally running in the local-calling area for Scioto County, Ohio and northern Greenup County, Kentucky, The Basement Theory existed under three BBS names: The Cool (1993-94), The […]

Telnet:bigtime.magnum.uk.net:2323
SSH:bigtime.magnum.uk.net:2222
Modem: +44 1484 320007
Software:Mystic
Connection:,

Making 16-bit MS-DOS computing great again.

Telnet:wwiv.bsbbs.com:2323
SSH:wwiv.bsbbs.com
Software:WWIV
Connection:,

The Blood Stone rises again!!! The BS BBS began its adventure on a Commodore C64 back in the mid-1980s and later evolved into a WWIV system in the 1990s. Family became the priority so the Blood Stone was laid to rest for the remainder of the 20th century. Now, nearly two decades later, the kids […]

BodaX BBS
Telnet:bbs.beardy.se
SSH:bbs.beardy.se
Software:Enigma 1/2
Connection:,

Available through SSH (please use ssh instead of telnet), secure WebSocket (wss://) and Telnet. VTX and fTelnet (secure WebSocket) connections are available on beardy.se/bodax-bbs Supports 2FA FTN: fsxNet, tqwNet DOORS: BBSlink, DoorParty, Nethack, Lynx GOPHER: gopher://bbs.beardy.se/:8070 WEB: http://beardy.se/bodax-bbs

The BBS is holding it’s holidays contest, starting December 19th 2020 at 00:00Z. The contest will run for 30 days and features a full fledged CTF and a Triathlon. See https://bbs.bottomlessabyss.net for up to date information. Account can be created securely from the website. * Many networks and active doors * Great focus on privacy […]

Telnet:bsbbs.com.br:22
SSH:bbs@bsbbs.com.br
Software:EleBBS
Connection:

Hosted in the city of Recife, Brazil, Brain Storm BBS operated with two lines from 1992 to 1996. In 2004, it was back live at the Internet. It is a member of Fidonet and a founder member of RBT. Lots of doors are available, including Global War, Red Dragon, and a nice multi-node chat. SSH […]

Once ‘Fear and Loathing’ in New Orleans, the BBS is back in a new city but with the games and message areas you love. Looking forward to seeing old friends as well as making new ones. See you on the board! Do you like stickers? We all like stickers. Send me your address and I’ll […]

Telnet:macos.retro-os.live
Connection:,

BBS for fans of the Classic MacOS platform

Telnet:cfbbs.net
SSH:cfbbs.net
Software:Mystic
Connection:,

you can also call with Telnet/SSL on port 992! ZOC  supports Telnet/SSL by default. (highly recommended!) SyncTERM nightly builds also support Telnet/SSL. (Listed as “TelnetS” under Connection Type) bear in mind nightly builds are meant for testing and might be rough around the edges. cold fusion is back after a (rather long) hiatus! lots of […]

This BBS was built with the spirit of retro-gaming in mind, initially with special emphasis on classic door games, such as LORD, Usurper (both new and classic modes), TradeWars, Yankee Trader, and, multiple games of Operation Overkill, arranged by difficulty, plus tons more. Lately I enjoy dabbling with making my own mods for the board and experimenting […]

A BBS with interesting topics including computer programming, ham radio, blindness, Qigong, and Taoism.

Telnet:d1st.org
SSH:d1st.org
Software:Mystic
Connection:,

Specializing in BBS modding, coding, and the ANSI and ASCII scene, Distortion is the home of Demonic Productionz, the Darkness BBS door game, Zer0net message network, Gutter emag, and many more, with numerous underground scene memberships, distros, and other affiliations. One of the oldest modded Mystic BBS boards!

Telnet:104.174.24.20
SSH:bbs.dreamlandbbs.org
Software:Mystic
Connection:,

This BBS was started back in 1994 under Renegade and later became a Renegade Alpha board under Cott and Patrick then after Renegade stopped being worked on they changed to Mystic bbs and then became a Mystic Alpha board for the 1.08 platform and closed 2009 as dm had health issues and had to take […]

Telnet:endofthelinebbs.com
SSH:endofthelinebbs.com
Modem: 415-839-5099 (Login as "eotl")
Software:Synchronet
Connection:, ,

Direct Dialup numbers: +1 469 200 3550 (Dallas, USA) +44 33 0117 1548 (UK Local Rate) Dial Up Gateway Numbers (Login as “eotl”) +44 1484 320007 (Huddersfield, UK) +44 207 096 2030 (London, UK) +1 415 839 5099 (San Francisco, USA) +1-773 541 4390 (Chicago, USA) +1-647 931 2292 (Toronto, Canada)

Telnet:final-zone.net
SSH:final-zone.net
Software:Synchronet
Connection:,

Final Zone BBS is a Bulletin Board System focused on conversation about vintage technology, gaming, and the like with a goal of being a kind of haven away from the typical “noise” of social media – the memes, the emoji, the trends, the flood of meaningless “me too” posts, and all of the “flavor of […]

Telnet:bbs.opicron.eu
SSH:bbs.opicron.eu
Software:Mystic
Connection:,

IRC live chat, Live Sysop paging, WotLK server, Coding

HyNET BBS login menu
Telnet:bbs.hyena.network
Software:Enigma 1/2
Connection:,

Just a small personal BBS where I mess around and explore some BBS stuff at. Feel free to hang out! I might be in MRC at times. Also available with a web terminal: https://bbs.hyena.network   To register a new account using ssh, try connecting using the username “new”: $ ssh new@bbs.hyena.network

Telnet:bbs.kd3.us
SSH:bbs.kd3.us
Software:Synchronet
Connection:,

KD3net, based out of Pawtucket, RI, running Synchronet. Lots of local door games and apps, InterBBS games with BBSLink.net and CenterOfAwareness.net (like LORD, BRE, etc), and DOVE-Net, Radio/Weather Net, and Center Of Awareness message networks. Home of syncWXremix weather app for Syncrhonet boards.

Telnet:tlp.zapto.org
SSH:tlp.zapto.org
Software:SuperBBS
Connection:,

31-July-2020 We have some new ANSI screens.  Found a copy of TETRA to install in the games area, who doesn’t like a good game of tetris? Local weather page. Hmm what else is new.. ahhh joined FSXnet, looks like JOHO’s key making days might be over, his HD was unrecoverable so no keys coming for […]

Telnet:bbs.magnum.uk.net
SSH:bbs.magnum.uk.net
Modem: Multiple dial up lines for UK, USA, Canada, Australia & New Zealand - see details for complete list
Software:Synchronet
Connection:, ,

A UK BBS which was born on a Sinclair ZX Spectrum using a citizen band radio as a network/transfer medium, before being ported to the Atari ST & modem. Reborn in 2021 on UNIX with dial up options. Line 1 : +44-1484-320007 (Huddersfield UK) Line 2 : +44-1484-280168 (Huddersfield UK) Line 3,4,5 : +44-208-077-3185 (London […]

Telnet:muinet.com
SSH:muinet.com:2233
Software:Custom
Connection:,

An ever growing assortment of new and old mainframe and multiuser BBS-style games – Swords of Chaos, Lords of Cyberspace, Scepter, Galactic Conquest, et al. Use “muinet” for both login and password to access the system.

Along with classic door games Mutiny also has Capers which is an in-house made door game not currently available anywhere else.  Other “Mutiny Originals” may be coming in the future as well! Started December 2018. Synchronet BBS with a small but engaging user-base so the games that are online are actively being played. Currently Mutiny […]

Telnet:noverdu.com
SSH:noverdu.com
Software:Mystic
Connection:,

My goal is to create an open place where people can game chat on networks and MRC. Connect with fellow old school BBSers. I have made it so there are 50 nodes an allow up to 2 connections at once so people can chat and play doors or use the message boards at the same […]

oNyX bBs is dedicated to providing an enhanced retro ANSI BBS experience including: Door Party, Goldmine and BBSLink Game servers – 100’s of Games! – Home of Bail Jumper! The new Inter-BBS Adventure Game – coming soon – Lots of Animation and amazing Graphics by some of the top ANSI artists – Retro-screensavers like AfterDark’s […]

Telnet:phoenix.bnbbbs.net
SSH:phoenix.bnbbbs.net
Software:MBSE
Connection:,

FidoNet New England Regional Coordinator. Micronet Assistant Zone Coordinator. Full FidoNet backbone echomail feed and FileGate file feed. Registered doors running under DOSEMU.

Telnet:bbs.interlinked.us
SSH:bbs.interlinked.us
Software:Custom
Connection:,

PhreakNet is the premiere BBS for phreaks and telephone collectors everywhere. Chat, messaging, games, and exclusive file access available through the BBS. We have 23 modems in our modem bank. POTS connections are recommended but VoIP connections at 2400 baud also work well. Find the local access number nearest you at https://bbs.interlinked.us

Telnet:bbs.erb.pw
SSH:bbs.erb.pw:45022
Software:Mystic
Connection:,

It’s a BBS, running on Mystic, home of the tqwNet, member of the fsxNet, RetroNet, FidoNet networks. Running since August 2018.

Are you a Ham Radio Operator? Comic Book reader? Like playing with electronics and 3D printing? Is your motto “Make America 8 Bit Again“!? What about RPGs, Pop Culture and Coding? Does “DOGE Coin to the Moon!” make your heart skip a beat? Then this BBS is one you may want to put in your […]

Telnet:wallofhate.com
Software:Citadel
Connection:,

An original 916 Citadel BBS. AKA “The Amiga Archives” and “TSBBS”. Available on the web via HTTP and SSL And via Telnet. Forums for free thinking debate and discussion. A “bias free” BBS where any opinion is welcome – but no quarter is asked for, and none will be given. Now with static IPs and […]

Featuring: MRC Chat (inter BBS irc like live chat), Gopher browser, games, FSXNet, Spooknet, RetroNet, and tqwnet.

SPOT BBS is back after 30 years off line! Originally an OPUS system running on a Columbia VP-1600 hotrodded with a V40 processor, high memory RAM disk, a monstrous 20MB Hard Drive and a Courier 9600 HST Modem, the modern SPOT is on a MintBox Linux Mint 20.1 fanless PC running Mystic v1.12. Access is […]

Star Collision BBS was a RemoteAccess BBS founded in the summer of 1993, mainly focusing on text files, DOS utilities and FidoNet echomail conferences. A dedicated phone line was installed on January 10, 1994. After being a FidoNet point (2:206/120.6) for some time, the BBS became a FidoNet node (2:206/137) on August 4, 1995 and […]

On my personal BBS homespace you can download my music I wrote over a period of 25 years. You can also find music made by other BBS’ers (hey Nuke!), read BBC news channels, scramble your Rubik’s magic Cube, listen to DJ mixes and much more. Come on over and chat live with fellow BBS’ers, drop […]

TIRED of waiting two hours for a taco? GO TO TACO PRONTO! We have MRC that doesn’t have the scroller at the top. Got a Commodore? Use port 2064 for 40 column or 2128 for 80 column PETSCII!

Running Synchronet 3.17b, Arkansas’ EXCLUSIVE Ham Radio and Weather BBS, features, messages, files, and doors, with G/PG content. Christian Material is online for those wanting it. The BBS is down for thunderstorm potential and maintenance. Entry of a CAPTCHA code is required upon connect. SSH is back online, but the port is not conventional. Verified […]

Telnet:bbs.twlounge.net
SSH:bbs.twlounge.net
Software:Synchronet
Connection:,

BBS for Gaming. Front end to Tradewars Game Server with multiple variations of TW available.   Multiple versions of LORD, MajorMUD, and other games. More info:  https://www.twlounge.net/