Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,220 files in 16 albums with 0 comments viewed 29,906 times
Arcade


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30 files, last one added on May 25, 2015
Album viewed 108 times

Atari VCS-2600


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85 files, last one added on May 21, 2015
Album viewed 104 times

Genesis


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48 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 88 times

Intellivision


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12 files, last one added on May 18, 2015
Album viewed 37 times

Miscellany


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71 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 199 times

Multi-System


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102 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 187 times

NES


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105 files, last one added on Nov 15, 2015
Album viewed 281 times

Odyssey²


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9 files, last one added on May 09, 2015
Album viewed 44 times

Computer


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671 files, last one added on Nov 16, 2015
Album viewed 508 times

SNES


Super-Battletank-1994.jpg

62 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 72 times

TurboGrafx-16


splatterhouse-comic-1990.jpg

9 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 27 times

Sega CD


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

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Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye "3000" (1991)27 viewsMah-Jongg, anyone?
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Gettysburg: The Turning Point "Stats" (1986)18 viewsThe pre-Doom computer era was a stats-lover's wet dream (1986). #retrogaming #bitstory
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The Halley Project "Trip" (1985)19 viewsA game like this only comes around every 75 years.
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Megafortress "Teeth" (1991)36 viewsGuess you can teach an old dog new tricks.
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Ms. Pac-Man "Eating" (1983)28 viewsIs there some slight sexism concerning watching your weight in this ad? Just sayin'
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Star Trek: Strategic Operations Simulator "Instructions" (1983)21 viewsSega's Star Trek: SOS arcade game warps home.
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TSR "Realistic" (1982)29 viewsI think the artist's interpretation of the game graphics in this ad is a bit disingenuous.
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Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back "Everywhere" (1993)29 viewsFit an AT-ST into your hand.

Last additions
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Transylvania "Cliff" (1982)18 viewsTake a trip to Transylvania, with Penguin.Nov 16, 2015
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Space Vikings "Blue" (1982)18 viewsNot just Vikings...Space Vikings! Nov 15, 2015
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Pac-Man "Gobble" (1988)17 viewsA Pac-Man ad with really crappy art.Nov 15, 2015
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Mortal Kombat 3 "Statue" (1995)17 viewsThe Golden Rule, according to Mortal Kombat 3.Nov 15, 2015
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Microwave "Alien" (1982)17 viewsCatch the wave. Microwave.Nov 14, 2015
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Sirius "Four for Fun" (1982)16 viewsFour Sirius games.Nov 14, 2015
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Cannonball Blitz "Battlefield" (19812)18 viewsBattles, Bud and ballistics.Nov 13, 2015
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Bug Attack "Survive" (1982)18 viewsA hit from the great Jim Nitchals.Nov 13, 2015