Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,159 files in 14 albums with 0 comments viewed 7,056 times
Arcade


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30 files, last one added on May 25, 2015
Album viewed 78 times

Atari VCS-2600


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85 files, last one added on May 21, 2015
Album viewed 66 times

Genesis


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45 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2015
Album viewed 55 times

Intellivision


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12 files, last one added on May 18, 2015
Album viewed 13 times

Miscellany


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70 files, last one added on May 19, 2015
Album viewed 147 times

Multi-System


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98 files, last one added on May 21, 2015
Album viewed 147 times

NES


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97 files, last one added on Jan 25, 2015
Album viewed 218 times

Odyssey²


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9 files, last one added on May 09, 2015
Album viewed 30 times

Computer


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631 files, last one added on May 26, 2015
Album viewed 376 times

SNES


C2-judgement-clay-1994.jpg

61 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2015
Album viewed 34 times

TurboGrafx-16


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7 files, last one added on Jan 24, 2015
Album viewed 0 times

Sega CD


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14 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2015
Album viewed 3 times

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The Dig "Faces" (1995)12 viewsThis game came with some intense hype in 1995. The market was moving away from adventure games and into FPS shooters, however.
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Earl Weaver Baseball "Ultimate" (1988)0 viewsOne of the great computer baseball games.
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Obliterator "Alien" (1987)2 viewsPsygnosis was one of the premiere game developers for 16-bit computers.
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Tronix "Look" (1983)13 viewsThat miner looks like he needs to move a motherload out of his bowels.
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Tengen "Pulses" (1988)14 viewsTengen is pumping up their games a bit too much in this over-excited ad.
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Descent to Undermountain "Box" (1997)12 viewsDungeons & Dragons gets the Descent treatment.
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Silent Service "Monitors" (1986)0 viewsThe critics certainly weren't silent on this one (1986). #retrogaming #bitstory
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Theme Park Mystery "Straightjacket" (1991)12 viewsI don't want to go insane, so I will not be buying this game.

Last additions
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Koei "Warlords" (1988)0 viewsTwo bestselling Japanese computer games cross the pond to North America.May 26, 2015
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4x4 Off-Road Racing "Mud" (1988)0 viewsEpyx is still running the race.May 26, 2015
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Bally Midway "Pulse" (1984)0 viewsWho said the arcade market was dead? Three greats from Bally Midway.May 25, 2015
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Mancopter "Can You Pedal" (1984)0 viewsBefore manscaping, there was mancoptering. May 25, 2015
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John Elway's Quarterback "Meant to be Played" (1988)10 viewsDesigned under the watchful eyes of the NFL's top-ranked quarterback.May 25, 2015
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Infocomics "Lane Mastodon" (1988)0 viewsDo you dare face the Pit of a Thousand Screams?May 25, 2015
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Questron II "Book" (1988)0 viewsLibrarians, unite!May 24, 2015
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Tetris "Revealed" (1988)0 viewsThe invasion has begun.May 23, 2015