Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,220 files in 16 albums with 0 comments viewed 9,527 times
Arcade


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30 files, last one added on May 25, 2015
Album viewed 103 times

Atari VCS-2600


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85 files, last one added on May 21, 2015
Album viewed 100 times

Genesis


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48 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 82 times

Intellivision


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12 files, last one added on May 18, 2015
Album viewed 34 times

Miscellany


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71 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 194 times

Multi-System


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102 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 180 times

NES


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105 files, last one added on Nov 15, 2015
Album viewed 265 times

Odyssey²


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9 files, last one added on May 09, 2015
Album viewed 42 times

Computer


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671 files, last one added on Nov 16, 2015
Album viewed 491 times

SNES


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62 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 66 times

TurboGrafx-16


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9 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 20 times

Sega CD


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14 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2015
Album viewed 21 times

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The Dig "Faces" (1995)13 viewsThis game came with some intense hype in 1995. The market was moving away from adventure games and into FPS shooters, however.
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MicroProse "Challenge" (1982)4 viewsAn early MicroProse ad.
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1943: The Battle of Midway "Which Game?" (1989)18 viewsLet me guess... uh.... it wasn't 1943, what it?
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Plan 9 From Outer Space "Poster" (1997)6 viewsYes, they made a computer game about the worst movie of all time.
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Atlantis "Contest" (1982)8 viewsAs a defender of Atlantis, I'm not in it for the money.
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Zombies "Cross" (1983)5 viewsThis maze-game gem would be picked up by EA and published as Realm of Impossibility.
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Raid Over Moscow/Beach-Head "Direct Hits" (1985)13 viewsBruce Carver was really busy over there at Access.
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WWF Royal Rumble "Out-of-Control!" (1993)12 viewsAre you ready? Well, are you?

Last additions
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Transylvania "Cliff" (1982)2 viewsTake a trip to Transylvania, with Penguin.Nov 16, 2015
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Space Vikings "Blue" (1982)2 viewsNot just Vikings...Space Vikings! Nov 15, 2015
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Pac-Man "Gobble" (1988)1 viewsA Pac-Man ad with really crappy art.Nov 15, 2015
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Mortal Kombat 3 "Statue" (1995)1 viewsThe Golden Rule, according to Mortal Kombat 3.Nov 15, 2015
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Microwave "Alien" (1982)1 viewsCatch the wave. Microwave.Nov 14, 2015
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Sirius "Four for Fun" (1982)1 viewsFour Sirius games.Nov 14, 2015
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Cannonball Blitz "Battlefield" (19812)2 viewsBattles, Bud and ballistics.Nov 13, 2015
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Bug Attack "Survive" (1982)2 viewsA hit from the great Jim Nitchals.Nov 13, 2015