Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,220 files in 16 albums with 0 comments viewed 48,666 times
Arcade


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30 files, last one added on May 26, 2015
Album viewed 128 times

Atari VCS-2600


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85 files, last one added on May 21, 2015
Album viewed 121 times

Genesis


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48 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 117 times

Intellivision


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12 files, last one added on May 18, 2015
Album viewed 49 times

Miscellany


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71 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 243 times

Multi-System


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102 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 223 times

NES


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105 files, last one added on Nov 15, 2015
Album viewed 316 times

Odyssey²


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9 files, last one added on May 09, 2015
Album viewed 54 times

Computer


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671 files, last one added on Nov 16, 2015
Album viewed 575 times

SNES


Super-Battletank-1994.jpg

62 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 103 times

TurboGrafx-16


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9 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 49 times

Sega CD


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14 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2015
Album viewed 44 times

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Random files
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Broderbund "Hi-Res" (1981)36 viewsBroderbund wants to snoggle with you.
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G.I. Joe "Challenge" (1983)28 viewsNot sure why Joe is giving away a Cobra hat, but there you go.
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Konami Sports Games "Begin" (1989)53 viewsDouble Dribble might be my favourite basketball game.
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TurboGrafx-16 "Energy" (1989)52 viewsThis focus on "higher energy" in ads may have made people think the TurboGrafx-16 would have raised their utility bill.
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Creative Software "#1" (1983)57 views"Decision Maker" sounds like a handy program to have.
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Echelon "Hanger" (1987)30 viewsKind of a cheat, those are NOT the graphics you see during combat.
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Scott Adams Adventure Series "Gold" (1981)29 viewsPretty sure those coins aren't really gold, before false advertising laws I guess.
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Power Glove "Child's Play" (1989)33 viewsIt's so bad.

Last additions
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Transylvania "Cliff" (1982)51 viewsTake a trip to Transylvania, with Penguin.Nov 16, 2015
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Space Vikings "Blue" (1982)47 viewsNot just Vikings...Space Vikings! Nov 15, 2015
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Pac-Man "Gobble" (1988)42 viewsA Pac-Man ad with really crappy art.Nov 15, 2015
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Mortal Kombat 3 "Statue" (1995)40 viewsThe Golden Rule, according to Mortal Kombat 3.Nov 15, 2015
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Microwave "Alien" (1982)41 viewsCatch the wave. Microwave.Nov 14, 2015
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Sirius "Four for Fun" (1982)36 viewsFour Sirius games.Nov 14, 2015
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Cannonball Blitz "Battlefield" (19812)38 viewsBattles, Bud and ballistics.Nov 13, 2015
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Bug Attack "Survive" (1982)39 viewsA hit from the great Jim Nitchals.Nov 13, 2015