Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

552 files in 12 albums with 0 comments viewed 3,486 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 58 times

Atari VCS-2600


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46 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2014
Album viewed 41 times

Genesis


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8 files, last one added on Aug 21, 2014
Album viewed 33 times

Intellivision


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10 files, last one added on Jul 16, 2014
Album viewed 5 times

Miscellany


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52 files, last one added on Aug 22, 2014
Album viewed 81 times

Multi-Console


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56 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 77 times

NES


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79 files, last one added on Aug 07, 2014
Album viewed 126 times

Odyssey²


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5 files, last one added on Jul 18, 2014
Album viewed 17 times

Computer


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252 files, last one added on Oct 29, 2014
Album viewed 197 times

SNES


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20 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 17 times

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Random files
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J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, Vol. II: The Two Towers "Epic" (1991)4 viewsThis game shall pass.. into your disc drive.
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Spear of Destiny "Smash" (1993)6 viewsid Software continues the smash Wolfenstein 3D saga.
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Paperboy and Gauntlet "Cut It" (1987)6 viewsI guess the idea is to mount arcade game marquees onto your computer. I guess.
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Joust "Comic" (1983)5 viewsI don't think I want to play a game that throws real eggs that hatch evil, ostrich-riding knights out of the TV at me.
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Adventure Construction Set "Wanted" (1984)7 viewsHow many game designers got their start with this game?
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MicroProse "Gunship 2000" (1991)6 viewsSome wonderful flight combat sims from MicroProse.
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T2: The Arcade Game "Chains" (1994)6 viewsHasta La Vista, Arnold!
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Starfleet Academy Starship Bridge Simulator6 viewsIt's only the bridge simulator, though. The real Bridge is being painted. You understand.

Last additions
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PCjr "Addition" (1984)0 viewsThe PCjr was, how should I put it? Stillborn.Oct 29, 2014
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Atari 800 "Capabilities" (1980)5 viewsWell, technically, $999.99 IS under $1000.Oct 08, 2014
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Mega Man X "Hunted" (1995)8 viewsAmazing 3-D realism!Aug 25, 2014
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WWF Raw "War" (1994)9 viewsThis means war.Aug 25, 2014
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Virtual Bart "Reality" (1994)8 viewsA butt-squeaking thrill-ride.Aug 23, 2014
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The Jetsons "Vacuum" (1994)8 viewsBased on the hit Hanna-Barbera TV show... from 1962.Aug 23, 2014
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Soccer Shootout "Match" (1994)7 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)8 viewsThe World Cup was held in the U.S. in 1994. Hence the ads for Soccer video games in American magazines.Aug 22, 2014