Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,220 files in 16 albums with 0 comments viewed 47,525 times
Arcade


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30 files, last one added on May 25, 2015
Album viewed 126 times

Atari VCS-2600


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85 files, last one added on May 21, 2015
Album viewed 118 times

Genesis


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48 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 112 times

Intellivision


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12 files, last one added on May 18, 2015
Album viewed 48 times

Miscellany


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71 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 237 times

Multi-System


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102 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 217 times

NES


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105 files, last one added on Nov 15, 2015
Album viewed 310 times

Odyssey²


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9 files, last one added on May 09, 2015
Album viewed 53 times

Computer


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671 files, last one added on Nov 16, 2015
Album viewed 570 times

SNES


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62 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 99 times

TurboGrafx-16


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9 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 47 times

Sega CD


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14 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2015
Album viewed 41 times

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Sega 6-button Controller "Mutation" (1993)31 viewsAll thumbs, with the Genesis.
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CompuServe "We Don't Care" (1985)43 viewsThe Zardoz guy has a blaster AND a light sabre. Guy's ready for a fight!
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Street Fighter II "Butt Crushes" (1993)29 viewsThe ultimate button-masher lands on the platform with the most buttons.
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Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame "Bad Day" (1993)39 viewsMore action from PoP creator Jordan Mechner
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Tommy Tallarico "V" (1994)32 viewsTime for some new jeans, Tommy.
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Prince of Persia "Screens" (1991)40 viewsIn this game the characters move unlike anything seen on computers before.
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Masters of the Universe: The Powers of He-Man "Human" (1983)36 viewsHe-Man can't defeat the power of the trademark symbols in this ad.
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Moonsweeper "Crash" (1983)30 viewsA nice metaphor for the video game industry at the time.

Last additions
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Transylvania "Cliff" (1982)42 viewsTake a trip to Transylvania, with Penguin.Nov 16, 2015
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Space Vikings "Blue" (1982)38 viewsNot just Vikings...Space Vikings! Nov 15, 2015
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Pac-Man "Gobble" (1988)41 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)35 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