Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,220 files in 16 albums with 0 comments viewed 9,591 times
Arcade


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30 files, last one added on May 25, 2015
Album viewed 103 times

Atari VCS-2600


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85 files, last one added on May 21, 2015
Album viewed 100 times

Genesis


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48 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 82 times

Intellivision


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12 files, last one added on May 18, 2015
Album viewed 34 times

Miscellany


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71 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 194 times

Multi-System


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102 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 180 times

NES


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105 files, last one added on Nov 15, 2015
Album viewed 267 times

Odyssey²


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9 files, last one added on May 09, 2015
Album viewed 42 times

Computer


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671 files, last one added on Nov 16, 2015
Album viewed 491 times

SNES


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62 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 67 times

TurboGrafx-16


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9 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 21 times

Sega CD


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14 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2015
Album viewed 21 times

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Seaquest "Deep Trouble" (1983)4 viewsIt's rough on the seas.
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Stone of Sisyphus "Skeleton" (1982)18 viewsIs it wrong that I always read this as "Stone of Syphilis"?
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Stephen King's The Mist "Lights On" (1986)1 viewsA great story from Stephen King gets the IF treatment.
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Ashes of Empire "Ruins" (1993)11 viewsAn undisputed classic from Mike Singleton (1993).
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Activision "Blow You Away" (1983)1 viewsTwo Activision classics explode onto your 5200.
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TurboGrafx-16 "Energy" (1989)23 viewsThis focus on "higher energy" in ads may have made people think the TurboGrafx-16 would have raised their utility bill.
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Space Quest V: The Next Mutation "SHHHLLEP" (1993)11 viewsEveryone's favourite custodial engineer Roger Wilco takes on all things Star Trek.
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Star Wars "Vader" (1983)9 viewsMaybe the best vector game ever made, with the best controller in video game history

Last additions
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Transylvania "Cliff" (1982)2 viewsTake a trip to Transylvania, with Penguin.Nov 16, 2015
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Space Vikings "Blue" (1982)2 viewsNot just Vikings...Space Vikings! Nov 15, 2015
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Pac-Man "Gobble" (1988)1 viewsA Pac-Man ad with really crappy art.Nov 15, 2015
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Mortal Kombat 3 "Statue" (1995)1 viewsThe Golden Rule, according to Mortal Kombat 3.Nov 15, 2015
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Microwave "Alien" (1982)1 viewsCatch the wave. Microwave.Nov 14, 2015
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Sirius "Four for Fun" (1982)1 viewsFour Sirius games.Nov 14, 2015
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Cannonball Blitz "Battlefield" (19812)2 viewsBattles, Bud and ballistics.Nov 13, 2015
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Bug Attack "Survive" (1982)2 viewsA hit from the great Jim Nitchals.Nov 13, 2015