Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

551 files in 12 albums with 0 comments viewed 3,433 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 48 times

Atari VCS-2600


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46 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2014
Album viewed 34 times

Genesis


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8 files, last one added on Aug 21, 2014
Album viewed 21 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 63 times

Multi-Console


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56 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 67 times

NES


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79 files, last one added on Aug 07, 2014
Album viewed 76 times

Odyssey²


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

Computer


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251 files, last one added on Oct 08, 2014
Album viewed 158 times

SNES


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20 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 16 times

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Heart of China "Lucky" (1991)6 viewsAnother interesting game from Dynamix.
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Konami "Naughty" (1991)7 viewsBe nice all year, and then spend all your time playing these nasty games.
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Mario Bros. "Cripes!" (1983)5 views"Holy Cripes!" seems a bit adult of a phrase for an ad for a kids game.
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Toys 'R' Us "Catalog" (1987)7 viewsWhich did YOU want to see under the tree in '87?
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Might and Magic: Darkside of Xeen "Horseback" (1993)6 viewsThe Cube of Power. The same thing the Red Skull was after.
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Spectravision "Challenge" (1982)3 viewsFeaturing the delightfully named Tapeworm.
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Ashes of Empire "Ruins" (1993)6 viewsAn undisputed classic from Mike Singleton (1993).
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Discs of Tron "Environment" (1983)3 viewsThe Discs of Tron Environment cabinet bathed you in blue light and placed giant stereo speakers behind your ears to rattle your brains as you played.

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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
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Speed Racer "Dangerous" (1994)9 viewsGosh, I hope no one gets hurt *wink wink*.Aug 22, 2014