Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

552 files in 12 albums with 0 comments viewed 3,483 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 56 times

Atari VCS-2600


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46 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2014
Album viewed 41 times

Genesis


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8 files, last one added on Aug 21, 2014
Album viewed 31 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 77 times

Multi-Console


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56 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 77 times

NES


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79 files, last one added on Aug 07, 2014
Album viewed 120 times

Odyssey²


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

Computer


pcjr-addition-1984.jpg

252 files, last one added on Oct 29, 2014
Album viewed 196 times

SNES


mega-man-x-1995.jpg

20 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 17 times

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Parker Brothers "Awesome" (1983)5 viewsThere's some 80's overload happening in this ad.
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Pools of Darkness "Throne" (1991)6 viewsSSi cranked out D&D games like a sausage factory.
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Centipede "Bug Off" (1983)7 viewsAtari to customers: "Bug Off!"
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Odyssey² "Bright Idea" (1980)6 viewsAnd who's bright idea was to make it an un-typable membrane keyboard?
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King's Bounty and Nuclear War "Two Worlds" (1991)7 viewsFrom one end of the historical spectrum to the other, all in one ad.
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X-COM: Apocalypse "Creamed Corn" (1997)6 viewsIt's pretty addictive, but as addictive as creamed corn? Come on!
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Frog Attack and Viper "Difference" (1982)6 viewsYeah, one is called Frog Attack and one is called Viper.
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Solo Flight "Major Bill" (1984)6 viewsWhich one would you trust in the cockpit?

Last additions
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PCjr "Addition" (1984)0 viewsThe PCjr was, how should I put it? Stillborn.Oct 29, 2014
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Atari 800 "Capabilities" (1980)5 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