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Tango 2 color theme for GNU Emacs 24
;;; tango-2-theme.el --- Tango 2 color theme for GNU Emacs 24
;; Author: Nick Parker
;; Version: 1.0.0
;; Ported theme to Emacs 24 color theme Nick Parker <>
;; original from Will Farrington <>
;; This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
;; modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as
;; published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of
;; the License, or (at your option) any later version.
;; This program is distributed in the hope that it will be
;; useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied
;; PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.
;; You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public
;; License along with this program; if not, write to the Free
;; Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston,
;; MA 02111-1307 USA
(deftheme tango-2
"Tango 2 color theme")
'(default ((t (:background "#121212" :foreground "#eeeeec"))))
'(cursor ((t (:foreground "#888888"))))
'(region ((t (:background "#555753"))))
'(highlight ((t (:background "#444444"))))
'(modeline ((t (:background "#2e3436" :foreground "#eeeeec"))))
'(modeline-inactive ((t (:background "#111111" :foreground "#cccddd"))))
'(fringe ((t (:background "#111111"))))
'(minibuffer-prompt ((t (:foreground "#729fcf"))))
'(font-lock-builtin-face ((t (:foreground "#729fcf"))))
'(font-lock-comment-face ((t (:foreground "#888a85"))))
'(font-lock-constant-face ((t (:foreground "#ad7fa8"))))
'(font-lock-function-name-face ((t (:foreground "#729fcf"))))
'(font-lock-keyword-face ((t (:foreground "#fcaf3e"))))
'(font-lock-string-face ((t (:foreground "#73d216"))))
'(font-lock-type-face ((t (:foreground "#c17d11"))))
'(font-lock-variable-name-face ((t (:foreground "#fce94f"))))
'(font-lock-warning-face ((t (:bold t :foreground "#cc0000"))))
'(isearch ((t (:background "#f57900" :foreground "#2e3436"))))
'(lazy-highlight ((t (:background "#e9b96e" :foreground "#2e3436"))))
'(link ((t (:foreground "#729fcf"))))
'(link-visited ((t (:foreground "#ad7fa8"))))
'(flyspell-duplicate ((t (:foreground "#fcaf3e"))))
'(flyspell-incorrect ((t (:foreground "#cc0000"))))
'(org-date ((t (:foreground "LightSteelBlue" :underline t))))
'(org-hide ((t (:foreground "#2e3436"))))
'(org-todo ((t (:inherit font-lock-keyword-face :bold t))))
'(org-level-1 ((t (:inherit font-lock-function-name-face))))
'(org-level-2 ((t (:inherit font-lock-variable-name-face))))
'(org-level-3 ((t (:inherit font-lock-keyword-face))))
'(org-level-4 ((t (:inherit font-lock-string-face))))
'(org-level-5 ((t (:inherit font-lock-constant-face))))
'(comint-highlight-input ((t (:italic t :bold t))))
'(comint-highlight-prompt ((t (:foreground "#8ae234"))))
'(isearch ((t (:background "#f57900" :foreground "#2e3436"))))
'(isearch-lazy-highlight-face ((t (:foreground "#2e3436" :background "#e9b96e"))))
'(paren-face-match ((t (:inherit show-paren-match-face))))
'(paren-face-match-light ((t (:inherit show-paren-match-face))))
'(paren-face-mismatch ((t (:inherit show-paren-mismatch-face))))
'(persp-selected-face ((t (:foreground "#729fcf"))))
'(show-paren-match-face ((t (:background "#729fcf" :foreground "#eeeeec"))))
'(show-paren-mismatch-face ((t (:background "#ad7fa8" :foreground "#2e3436")))))
(when load-file-name
(add-to-list 'custom-theme-load-path
(file-name-as-directory (file-name-directory load-file-name))))
(provide-theme 'tango-2)
;;; tango-2-theme.el ends here
arnab commented Oct 30, 2013

Hello @developernotes! Thank you for creating this. Love this theme and use it all the time.

My only gripe is the background color it shows in magit's diff: In zenburn it was fixed with this. Can you please update this theme too?

Otherwise if there is a git repo for the theme I can send a PR.

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