Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

550 files in 12 albums with 0 comments viewed 1,085 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 29 times

Atari VCS-2600


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46 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2014
Album viewed 14 times

Genesis


simpsons-nightmare-genesis.jpg

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

Intellivision


star_strike_1982.jpg

10 files, last one added on Jul 16, 2014
Album viewed 2 times

Miscellany


power-plug-1994.jpg

52 files, last one added on Aug 22, 2014
Album viewed 15 times

Multi-Console


wwf-raw-1994.jpg

56 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 36 times

NES


Mega-man-5-1992.jpg

79 files, last one added on Aug 07, 2014
Album viewed 25 times

Odyssey²


turtles-1983.jpg

5 files, last one added on Jul 18, 2014
Album viewed 7 times

Computer


ultima-online-1997.jpg

250 files, last one added on Aug 20, 2014
Album viewed 91 times

SNES


mega-man-x-1995.jpg

20 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 8 times

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terminator-2-1992.jpg
Terminator 2: Judgement Day "T-800 Data File" (1992)2 viewsHasta la Vista, LJN.
pools-darkness-1991.jpg
Pools of Darkness "Throne" (1991)2 viewsSSi cranked out D&D games like a sausage factory.
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Commodore 64 "How Much You Get" (1985)3 viewsC= had some pretty effective ads.
strike-commander-1991.jpg
Strike Commander "Poster" (1991)1 viewsChris Roberts brings the Commander home.
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Atari 800 "Expanded and Reduced" (1982)1 viewsAtari fights back against Apple and Commodore.
return_jedi_1984.jpg
Return of the Jedi "Vader" (1984)1 viewsNot vector, but still a pretty good game with way too many asterixis* in* the* copy*
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Mountain King "Music" (1983)3 viewsCBS Electronics reaching out to their Balding Middle Age Men demographic.
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CompuServe "We Don't Care" (1985)2 viewsThe Zardoz guy has a blaster AND a light sabre. Guy's ready for a fight!

Last additions
mega-man-x-1995.jpg
Mega Man X "Hunted" (1995)4 viewsAmazing 3-D realism!Aug 25, 2014
wwf-raw-1994.jpg
WWF Raw "War" (1994)3 viewsThis means war.Aug 25, 2014
simpsons-virtual-bart-1994.jpg
Virtual Bart "Reality" (1994)3 viewsA butt-squeaking thrill-ride.Aug 23, 2014
Jetsons-1994.jpg
The Jetsons "Vacuum" (1994)4 viewsBased on the hit Hanna-Barbera TV show... from 1962.Aug 23, 2014
soccer-shootout-1994.jpg
Soccer Shootout "Match" (1994)2 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
champions-soccer-1994.jpg
Champions World Class Soccer "Flags" (1994)3 viewsThe World Cup was held in the U.S. in 1994. Hence the ads for Soccer video games in American magazines.Aug 22, 2014
speed-racer-1994.jpg
Speed Racer "Dangerous" (1994)3 viewsGosh, I hope no one gets hurt *wink wink*.Aug 22, 2014
winter-olympic-games-1994.jpg
Winter Olympic Games "Events" (1994)3 viewsGaming by torch light.Aug 22, 2014