Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

550 files in 12 albums with 0 comments viewed 933 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 27 times

Atari VCS-2600


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46 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2014
Album viewed 14 times

Genesis


simpsons-nightmare-genesis.jpg

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

Intellivision


star_strike_1982.jpg

10 files, last one added on Jul 16, 2014
Album viewed 2 times

Miscellany


power-plug-1994.jpg

52 files, last one added on Aug 22, 2014
Album viewed 14 times

Multi-Console


wwf-raw-1994.jpg

56 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 33 times

NES


Mega-man-5-1992.jpg

79 files, last one added on Aug 07, 2014
Album viewed 23 times

Odyssey²


turtles-1983.jpg

5 files, last one added on Jul 18, 2014
Album viewed 7 times

Computer


ultima-online-1997.jpg

250 files, last one added on Aug 20, 2014
Album viewed 90 times

SNES


mega-man-x-1995.jpg

20 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 8 times

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Pitstop II "Trash Talking" (1985)3 viewsThese two guys don't like each other much.
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Extra Innings "Hit" (1992)2 viewsEvery game in regulation time guaranteed to end in a tie.
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Double Dragon "Brothers" (1992)2 viewsI get a distinct Emilio Estevez/Charlie Sheen vibe from the boys in this ad.
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Virtual Bart "Reality" (1994)2 viewsA butt-squeaking thrill-ride.
ultima-dreams-1991.jpg
Ultima: Martian Dreams "Approach" (1991)0 viewsUltima and Lord British fling players to Mars.
barnstorming-1982.jpg
Barnstorming "Chills, Thrills" (1982)1 viewsAnother winner from Activision.
atarisoft-lineup-1984.jpg
Atarisoft "Lineup" (1984)2 viewsAncient arcade games trotted out for your computer platform.
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Silver Surfer "Intense" (1990)2 viewsThis game is intensely impossible.

Last additions
mega-man-x-1995.jpg
Mega Man X "Hunted" (1995)3 viewsAmazing 3-D realism!Aug 25, 2014
wwf-raw-1994.jpg
WWF Raw "War" (1994)2 viewsThis means war.Aug 25, 2014
simpsons-virtual-bart-1994.jpg
Virtual Bart "Reality" (1994)2 viewsA butt-squeaking thrill-ride.Aug 23, 2014
Jetsons-1994.jpg
The Jetsons "Vacuum" (1994)3 viewsBased on the hit Hanna-Barbera TV show... from 1962.Aug 23, 2014
soccer-shootout-1994.jpg
Soccer Shootout "Match" (1994)2 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)2 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)2 viewsGosh, I hope no one gets hurt *wink wink*.Aug 22, 2014
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Winter Olympic Games "Events" (1994)2 viewsGaming by torch light.Aug 22, 2014