Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,220 files in 16 albums with 0 comments viewed 46,995 times
Arcade


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30 files, last one added on May 26, 2015
Album viewed 125 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 110 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 236 times

Multi-System


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102 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 216 times

NES


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105 files, last one added on Nov 15, 2015
Album viewed 309 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 562 times

SNES


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62 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 98 times

TurboGrafx-16


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9 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 46 times

Sega CD


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14 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2015
Album viewed 39 times

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T2: The Arcade Game "Chains" (1994)58 viewsHasta La Vista, Arnold!
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Links "Golf Cart" (1994)38 viewsWhat's with all the psychedelic colours in an ad for a golf game?
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Atarisoft "Arcade Hits" (1984)46 viewsAtari is flogging some tired arcade games for computers in this ad.
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James Bond 007 "More BS Quotes" (1984)63 viewsParker Brothers with more phoney "review quotes". They must have used the ad agency Blofeld, Kananga and Drax.
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Activision "Ghostbusters" (1990)40 viewsActivision pivots again, this time to the ever-popular NES.
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Castle Wolfenstein "Interactive" (undated)43 viewsAn undisputed classic from MUSE, by Silas Warner
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Atarisoft "Posters" (1984)40 viewsWell-worn arcade games, now on your home computer!
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John Elway's Quarterback "Wimpasinger" (1989)54 viewsYou'd think John Elway would have something better to do than play NES football with some random kid. Guess not.

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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)40 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)40 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