Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,220 files in 16 albums with 0 comments viewed 47,613 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 113 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 240 times

Multi-System


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102 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 219 times

NES


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105 files, last one added on Nov 15, 2015
Album viewed 312 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 100 times

TurboGrafx-16


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

Sega CD


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

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Double Player "Wireless" (1989)52 views"Controllers do not actually shoot lasers"
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Frogger II: Threedeep! "Beyond the Pond" (1984)52 viewsIt just struck me while writing this that "Threedeep" is supposed to sound like a "ribbit" sound when you read it.
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Bump 'n' Jump "Crash" (1983)47 viewsThis ad doesn't help to explain how the car actually gets airborn for the "Jump" part.
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Gamestar "Alive" (1982)28 viewsDune buggies that drive like real dune buggies.
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Paragon "Control" (1991)42 viewsTwo games from the mind of famed RPG designer Marc Miller.
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Unnecessary Roughness "Your Grass" (1993)44 viewsFlat on your grass.
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Atari 800 "Capabilities" (1980)43 viewsWell, technically, $999.99 IS under $1000.
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Synapse "No Mercy" (1983)35 viewsOh no, not attacking Rigillians!

Last additions
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Transylvania "Cliff" (1982)43 viewsTake a trip to Transylvania, with Penguin.Nov 16, 2015
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Space Vikings "Blue" (1982)39 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