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


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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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First Star Software "Good News" (1983)41 viewsOne of the few magazine ad appearances of Edward Joystickhands (and feet).
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Spy Vs. Spy "Joke and Dagger" (1984)29 viewsKilling spies and friendships in equal measure.
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Battlehawks: 1942 "Pure Science" (1991)39 viewsThe first of Larry Holland's magnificent WWII combat flight sims for Lucasfilm.
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James Bond 007 "More BS Quotes" (1984)65 viewsParker Brothers with more phoney "review quotes". They must have used the ad agency Blofeld, Kananga and Drax.
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Bionic Commando "Army" (1990)39 viewsI don't know that you can call someone "bionic" just because they have a grappling device on their wrist.
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Sea-Monkeys "Family" (1977)44 viewsThe amount of mis-representation going on in this ad is just staggering. Did you get taken in by this BS?
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Strip Poker "Clothing" (1983)37 viewsYour poker skills won't be the only thing you'll be stretching.
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Microsoft Softcard "Beyond the Basics" (1980)30 viewsMicrosoft and Apple. They were friends early on.

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