Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

550 files in 12 albums with 0 comments viewed 209 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 21 times

Atari VCS-2600


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46 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2014
Album viewed 9 times

Genesis


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8 files, last one added on Aug 21, 2014
Album viewed 4 times

Intellivision


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10 files, last one added on Jul 16, 2014
Album viewed 0 times

Miscellany


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52 files, last one added on Aug 22, 2014
Album viewed 3 times

Multi-Console


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56 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 13 times

NES


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79 files, last one added on Aug 07, 2014
Album viewed 9 times

Odyssey²


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5 files, last one added on Jul 18, 2014
Album viewed 4 times

Computer


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250 files, last one added on Aug 20, 2014
Album viewed 66 times

SNES


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20 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 4 times

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Star Wars: Rebel Assault II "A New Chapter" (1996)0 viewsNot the greatest of ads for not the greatest of games.
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Pacific General "Medal" (1997)0 viewsBack in my day, strategy games were horribly complicated and WE LIKED THEM THAT WAY!
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Ultima Underworld II: Labyrinth of Worlds "Spell Caster" (1993)1 viewsSecond of the vaunted Ultima Underworld games, by Looking Glass Technologies
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Nintendo Power "Go For It" (1988)0 viewsThe exciting new player's magazine!
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Scraper Caper "Hottest Challenge" (1983)1 viewsI think they really took Bounty Bob out of his comfort zone with this one.
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Sirius "Super Fun!" (1982)0 viewsSirius sure put out a lot of early product for home computers.
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Mario Bros. "Cripes!" (1983)1 views"Holy Cripes!" seems a bit adult of a phrase for an ad for a kids game.
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Michael Jordan In Flight "Dunk" (1993)0 viewsYou'll believe a man can fly.

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Mega Man X "Hunted" (1995)0 viewsAmazing 3-D realism!Aug 25, 2014
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WWF Raw "War" (1994)0 viewsThis means war.Aug 25, 2014
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Virtual Bart "Reality" (1994)0 viewsA butt-squeaking thrill-ride.Aug 23, 2014
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The Jetsons "Vacuum" (1994)0 viewsBased on the hit Hanna-Barbera TV show... from 1962.Aug 23, 2014
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Soccer Shootout "Match" (1994)0 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)0 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)0 viewsGosh, I hope no one gets hurt *wink wink*.Aug 22, 2014
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Winter Olympic Games "Events" (1994)0 viewsGaming by torch light.Aug 22, 2014