Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,220 files in 16 albums with 0 comments viewed 47,161 times
Arcade


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30 files, last one added on May 25, 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 111 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 563 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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Popeye "Wimpy" (1983)45 viewsReading the ad copy, you can see the ravages of Popeye's brain from Spinach addiction.
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The Temple of Apshai "Vault of the Dead" (1979)49 viewsThis dungeon crawler was a lot of people's entry into the genre.
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Darkseed "Giger" (1995)39 viewsA disturbing adventure game featuring the art of H.R. Giger.
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Gremlins 2: The New Batch "Carefully" (1990)35 viewsWhen exactly is "after midnight"? Wouldn't feeding them at 10am in the morning be "after midnight"?
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The Simpsons: Bart's Nightmare "Bartzilla" (1993)60 viewsThe ever-dangerous Momthra.
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Atari ST "Company" (1986)30 viewsDevelopers! Developers! Developers!
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Starglider II "Ultimate" (1988)28 viewsThis ad looks like a ransom note.
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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine "Welcome" (1996)54 viewsNo, not an angry alien!

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)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