Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,014 files in 14 albums with 0 comments viewed 6,999 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 78 times

Atari VCS-2600


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46 files, last one added on Jan 26, 2015
Album viewed 65 times

Genesis


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45 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2015
Album viewed 54 times

Intellivision


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10 files, last one added on Jul 16, 2014
Album viewed 12 times

Miscellany


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63 files, last one added on Mar 27, 2015
Album viewed 142 times

Multi-System


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93 files, last one added on Apr 05, 2015
Album viewed 147 times

NES


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97 files, last one added on Jan 25, 2015
Album viewed 213 times

Odyssey²


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5 files, last one added on Jul 18, 2014
Album viewed 30 times

Computer


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549 files, last one added on Apr 18, 2015
Album viewed 360 times

SNES


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61 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2015
Album viewed 33 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 2 times

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Phantasy Star IV "Final Battle" (1994)0 views"Final" battle? Heard that one before.
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Beach-Head II "Now Playing" (1985)0 viewsLet's go back to the Beach.
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Atari 800 "Expanded and Reduced" (1982)10 viewsAtari fights back against Apple and Commodore.
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CompuServe "Cost" (1981)0 viewsNot 1985, NOW!
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TurboGrafx-16 "Shards 3-page" (1989)13 viewsThe start of weird, aggressive advertising for video games.
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Ultima "Atari" (1982)6 viewsUltima comes to Atari.
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X-COM: Apocalypse "Creamed Corn" (1997)11 viewsIt's pretty addictive, but as addictive as creamed corn? Come on!
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Games Clearinghouse "Big Money" (1984)12 viewsI can't figure how this racket works. If there's no minimum order, can't you just buy a copies of your favourite games for $5.95 and be done with it?

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TRS-80 "Kitchen" (1977)0 viewsStill, it won't do anything about that shirt.Apr 18, 2015
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Computerland "Rated G" (1977)0 viewsOne of the first personal computer franchises. Apr 18, 2015
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CP/M "Floppy" (1977)0 viewsCP/M was THE operating system for computers, until Microsoft stepped up with MS-DOS (1977).Apr 18, 2015
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Noval 760 "Comes of Age" (1977)0 viewsNow you can be an evil genius, with your own hidden computer console!Apr 18, 2015
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Apple II "Kitchen" (1977)0 viewsOne of the first ads for the Apple II, from Byte magazine, 1977Apr 17, 2015
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The West Coast Computer Faire "Trolly" (1977)0 viewsIt would be at this fateful microcomputer expo that both the Commodore PET AND Apple II would be unveiled.Apr 17, 2015
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IMSAI 8080 "Foil" (1977)0 viewsDavid Lightman says, "This is the best computer I ever tried to blow up the world with!".Apr 17, 2015
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Sol-20 "Complete" (1976)0 viewsBefore there was the Apple II, there was the Sol-20.Apr 17, 2015