Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,220 files in 16 albums with 0 comments viewed 30,041 times
Arcade


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30 files, last one added on May 25, 2015
Album viewed 108 times

Atari VCS-2600


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85 files, last one added on May 21, 2015
Album viewed 104 times

Genesis


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48 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 88 times

Intellivision


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12 files, last one added on May 18, 2015
Album viewed 37 times

Miscellany


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71 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 200 times

Multi-System


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102 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 187 times

NES


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105 files, last one added on Nov 15, 2015
Album viewed 281 times

Odyssey²


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9 files, last one added on May 09, 2015
Album viewed 44 times

Computer


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671 files, last one added on Nov 16, 2015
Album viewed 512 times

SNES


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62 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 72 times

TurboGrafx-16


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9 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 29 times

Sega CD


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

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Unnecessary Roughness "Your Grass" (1993)19 viewsFlat on your grass.
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First Star Software "Good News" (1983)29 viewsOne of the few magazine ad appearances of Edward Joystickhands (and feet).
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The Lost Vikings "Find Them" (1994)18 viewsBy Silicon & Synapse. You might know them by their later name Blizzard Entertainment.
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Bump 'N Jump "Thumbs Up" (1983)24 viewsA marvellous game roars into arcades.
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Super Turrican "Freakin' Awesome" (1994)35 viewsBack when "3D" graphics meant you moved behind things.
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Puggsy "Not!" (1993)17 viewsPuggsy didn't exactly become a breakout character for Psygnosis.
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Mario Bros. "Cripes!" (1983)28 views"Holy Cripes!" seems a bit adult of a phrase for an ad for a kids game.
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Art & Film Director "Sphinx" (1988)20 viewsIt's a bit of art sacrilege they do to the Mona Lisa.

Last additions
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Transylvania "Cliff" (1982)18 viewsTake a trip to Transylvania, with Penguin.Nov 16, 2015
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Space Vikings "Blue" (1982)18 viewsNot just Vikings...Space Vikings! Nov 15, 2015
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Pac-Man "Gobble" (1988)17 viewsA Pac-Man ad with really crappy art.Nov 15, 2015
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Mortal Kombat 3 "Statue" (1995)17 viewsThe Golden Rule, according to Mortal Kombat 3.Nov 15, 2015
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Microwave "Alien" (1982)17 viewsCatch the wave. Microwave.Nov 14, 2015
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Sirius "Four for Fun" (1982)16 viewsFour Sirius games.Nov 14, 2015
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Cannonball Blitz "Battlefield" (19812)18 viewsBattles, Bud and ballistics.Nov 13, 2015
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Bug Attack "Survive" (1982)18 viewsA hit from the great Jim Nitchals.Nov 13, 2015