Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

550 files in 12 albums with 0 comments viewed 208 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 16 times

Atari VCS-2600


joust-1984.jpg

46 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2014
Album viewed 8 times

Genesis


simpsons-nightmare-genesis.jpg

8 files, last one added on Aug 21, 2014
Album viewed 2 times

Intellivision


star_strike_1982.jpg

10 files, last one added on Jul 16, 2014
Album viewed 0 times

Miscellany


power-plug-1994.jpg

52 files, last one added on Aug 22, 2014
Album viewed 3 times

Multi-Console


wwf-raw-1994.jpg

56 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 7 times

NES


Mega-man-5-1992.jpg

79 files, last one added on Aug 07, 2014
Album viewed 7 times

Odyssey²


turtles-1983.jpg

5 files, last one added on Jul 18, 2014
Album viewed 4 times

Computer


ultima-online-1997.jpg

250 files, last one added on Aug 20, 2014
Album viewed 53 times

SNES


mega-man-x-1995.jpg

20 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 4 times

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Spider-Man "Green Goblin" (1982)1 viewsThe Green Goblin is standing right there, Spidey! Punch him in the face! He's right there!
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Arachnophobia "Spiders" (1991)0 viewsCalling the film the game is based on a "hit" "horror" movie is stretching the web a wee much.
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CompuServe "We Don't Care" (1985)0 viewsThe Zardoz guy has a blaster AND a light sabre. Guy's ready for a fight!
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Pac-Man Fever "Eat You Alive" (1982)1 viewsIt's driving me cray-zee!
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Demon Sword "Master the Power" (1990)1 viewsA rather non-descript ad, for what is probably a non-descript side-scroller for the NES.
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Red Baron "Photographs" (1991)0 viewsThis game also took centre stage as part of The Sierra Network.
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Tony La Russa's Ultimate Baseball "Stare" (1991)0 viewsTony looks pretty intense in this artwork, like he's contemplating the nature of the universe.
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Sea-Monkeys "Family" (1977)0 viewsThe amount of mis-representation going on in this ad is just staggering. Did you get taken in by this BS?

Last additions
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Mega Man X "Hunted" (1995)0 viewsAmazing 3-D realism!Aug 25, 2014
wwf-raw-1994.jpg
WWF Raw "War" (1994)0 viewsThis means war.Aug 25, 2014
simpsons-virtual-bart-1994.jpg
Virtual Bart "Reality" (1994)0 viewsA butt-squeaking thrill-ride.Aug 23, 2014
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The Jetsons "Vacuum" (1994)0 viewsBased on the hit Hanna-Barbera TV show... from 1962.Aug 23, 2014
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Soccer Shootout "Match" (1994)0 viewsAgain, in case you're wondering about all these Soccer video game ads... the U.S. hosted the World Cup in 1994, so suddenly America gave a damn for about 2 weeks or so.Aug 23, 2014
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Champions World Class Soccer "Flags" (1994)0 viewsThe World Cup was held in the U.S. in 1994. Hence the ads for Soccer video games in American magazines.Aug 22, 2014
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Speed Racer "Dangerous" (1994)0 viewsGosh, I hope no one gets hurt *wink wink*.Aug 22, 2014
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Winter Olympic Games "Events" (1994)0 viewsGaming by torch light.Aug 22, 2014