Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

551 files in 12 albums with 0 comments viewed 3,436 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 49 times

Atari VCS-2600


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46 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2014
Album viewed 35 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 64 times

Multi-Console


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56 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 68 times

NES


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79 files, last one added on Aug 07, 2014
Album viewed 78 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 161 times

SNES


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

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Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame "Bad Day" (1993)6 viewsMore action from PoP creator Jordan Mechner
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Popeye "Wimpy" (1983)7 viewsReading the ad copy, you can see the ravages of Popeye's brain from Spinach addiction.
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3Dfx Voodoo "Lara" (1997)5 viewsThe defacto 3D card of the late 90's.
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Konami "Fire" (1989)7 viewsKind of a terrifying ad, if you ask me.
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Steel Empire ""Zeppelin" (1992)5 viewsThe Motorhead army is attacking! DAMN YOU LEMMY!!!
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F-117A Stealth Fighter "What You See" (1992)6 viewsA detailed flight combat simulator on the NES might not be the best idea.
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Sea-Monkeys "Family" (1977)5 viewsThe amount of mis-representation going on in this ad is just staggering. Did you get taken in by this BS?
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Heart of Africa "1890" (1986)7 viewsYet another winner from Dan Bunten/Dani Bunten Berry and Ozark Softscape.

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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