Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

639 files in 12 albums with 0 comments viewed 3,536 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 63 times

Atari VCS-2600


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

Genesis


simpsons-nightmare-genesis.jpg

8 files, last one added on Aug 21, 2014
Album viewed 43 times

Intellivision


star_strike_1982.jpg

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

Miscellany


power-plug-1994.jpg

52 files, last one added on Aug 22, 2014
Album viewed 100 times

Multi-Console


megamania-1984.jpg

60 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2014
Album viewed 87 times

NES


Mega-man-5-1992.jpg

79 files, last one added on Aug 07, 2014
Album viewed 181 times

Odyssey²


turtles-1983.jpg

5 files, last one added on Jul 18, 2014
Album viewed 19 times

Computer


dragonriders-1984.jpg

335 files, last one added on Dec 17, 2014
Album viewed 267 times

SNES


mega-man-x-1995.jpg

20 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 19 times

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Random files
Q-Bert-1983.jpg
Q*bert "Not Easy" (1983)5 viewsIt ain't easy being orange.
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Masters of the Universe: The Power of He-Man "Swords" (1983)10 viewsThere's not enough trademark, copyright and asterisk symbols in that copy text. You can almost read it!
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Street Rod 2 "Start" (1991)6 viewsWhat is she using to start the race?
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TSR "Realistic" (1982)6 viewsI think the artist's interpretation of the game graphics in this ad is a bit disingenuous.
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The Immortal "The Quick" (1991)5 viewsClassic PC game comes to the NES.
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Bionic Commando "Army" (1990)7 viewsI don't know that you can call someone "bionic" just because they have a grappling device on their wrist.
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Star Wars: Rebel Assault II "A New Chapter" (1996)6 viewsNot the greatest of ads for not the greatest of games.
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Cobra Mission "Purple" (1993)8 viewsNot exactly raving reviews: "...unique", "...original", "...have to admit I enjoyed it".

Last additions
dragonriders-1984.jpg
Dragonriders of Pern "Sky" (1984)0 viewsThis little description blurb is not enough to express the joy this game gave me on my trusty old C64.Dec 17, 2014
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Datasoft "Arcade" (1984)0 viewsYou have to provide the cigarette burns in the keyboard and gum on the floor yourself.Dec 16, 2014
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Nato Commander "Real?" (1984)0 viewsA nice callout to the hit movie WarGames.Dec 16, 2014
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Megamania "Tire" (1984)0 viewsWhere the rubber meets the road.Dec 15, 2014
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Gamestar "Alive" (1982)0 viewsDune buggies that drive like real dune buggies.Dec 15, 2014
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Epyx "Fun With..." (1983)0 viewsFun with Epyx.Dec 15, 2014
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Epyx Arcade Classics "Past" (1983)0 viewsEpyx heads to the arcades.Dec 15, 2014
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Synapse "Excitement" (1983)0 viewsI named my dog Shamus.Dec 15, 2014