Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

552 files in 12 albums with 0 comments viewed 3,440 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 51 times

Atari VCS-2600


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46 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2014
Album viewed 36 times

Genesis


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8 files, last one added on Aug 21, 2014
Album viewed 25 times

Intellivision


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10 files, last one added on Jul 16, 2014
Album viewed 5 times

Miscellany


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52 files, last one added on Aug 22, 2014
Album viewed 66 times

Multi-Console


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56 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 72 times

NES


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79 files, last one added on Aug 07, 2014
Album viewed 90 times

Odyssey²


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5 files, last one added on Jul 18, 2014
Album viewed 17 times

Computer


pcjr-addition-1984.jpg

252 files, last one added on Oct 29, 2014
Album viewed 174 times

SNES


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20 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 17 times

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Random files
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Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back "Battle" (1983)4 viewsOne of the better Star Wars games from Parker Brothers.
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Winter Olympic Games "Events" (1994)9 viewsGaming by torch light.
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Tornado "Equal" (1993)5 viewsAnother hardcore flight combat simulation from Spectrum Holobyte.
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John Elway's Quarterback "Helmets" (1989)8 viewsLet's be honest. John Elway is a little goofy looking.
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High Command "History" (1993)7 viewsWe'd all sit down a play a little High Command to sort things out.
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Back to the Future, Part III "100 Years" (1991)6 viewsWhirr your disk drive up to 88 RPM and launch this game.
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Galaxian "Flying Colors" (1983)5 viewsThis was a surprisingly good translation for the 2600.
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War in the Gulf "Command" (1993)5 viewsRisk your life to return the Kuwait oil fields back into the hands of multinational corporations.

Last additions
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PCjr "Addition" (1984)0 viewsThe PCjr was, how should I put it? Stillborn.Oct 29, 2014
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Atari 800 "Capabilities" (1980)1 viewsWell, technically, $999.99 IS under $1000.Oct 08, 2014
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Mega Man X "Hunted" (1995)8 viewsAmazing 3-D realism!Aug 25, 2014
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WWF Raw "War" (1994)9 viewsThis means war.Aug 25, 2014
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Virtual Bart "Reality" (1994)8 viewsA butt-squeaking thrill-ride.Aug 23, 2014
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The Jetsons "Vacuum" (1994)8 viewsBased on the hit Hanna-Barbera TV show... from 1962.Aug 23, 2014
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Soccer Shootout "Match" (1994)7 viewsAgain, in case you're wondering about all these Soccer video game ads... the U.S. hosted the World Cup in 1994, so suddenly America gave a damn for about 2 weeks or so.Aug 23, 2014
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Champions World Class Soccer "Flags" (1994)8 viewsThe World Cup was held in the U.S. in 1994. Hence the ads for Soccer video games in American magazines.Aug 22, 2014