Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

1,220 files in 16 albums with 0 comments viewed 44,309 times
Arcade


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30 files, last one added on May 25, 2015
Album viewed 119 times

Atari VCS-2600


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85 files, last one added on May 21, 2015
Album viewed 114 times

Genesis


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48 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 104 times

Intellivision


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12 files, last one added on May 18, 2015
Album viewed 43 times

Miscellany


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71 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 229 times

Multi-System


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102 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 208 times

NES


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105 files, last one added on Nov 15, 2015
Album viewed 304 times

Odyssey²


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9 files, last one added on May 09, 2015
Album viewed 50 times

Computer


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671 files, last one added on Nov 16, 2015
Album viewed 554 times

SNES


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62 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 93 times

TurboGrafx-16


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9 files, last one added on Nov 11, 2015
Album viewed 43 times

Sega CD


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14 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2015
Album viewed 34 times

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Random files
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Pac-Man "Pellet" (1991)32 viewsThis version on Game Boy adds a two-player mode to the mix.
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Sirius "Big Game Hunter" (1983)30 viewsA duck with a shotgun in its mouth, attacked by flying lobsters dropping bricks. The ultimate in 8-bit abstraction.
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Heart of China "Lucky" (1991)36 viewsAnother interesting game from Dynamix.
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PCjr "Announcing" (1984)24 viewsNot that proud, IBM will be aborting it in a year's time.
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Synapse "Excitement" (1983)33 viewsI named my dog Shamus.
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Starlight "Starship" (1986)29 viewsOver 15 man-years in development.
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John Elway's Quarterback "Wimpasinger" (1989)51 viewsYou'd think John Elway would have something better to do than play NES football with some random kid. Guess not.
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Shipwrecked "Footprints" (1991)41 viewsI get no respect from these aliens. No respect at all.

Last additions
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Transylvania "Cliff" (1982)37 viewsTake a trip to Transylvania, with Penguin.Nov 16, 2015
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Space Vikings "Blue" (1982)34 viewsNot just Vikings...Space Vikings! Nov 15, 2015
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Pac-Man "Gobble" (1988)33 viewsA Pac-Man ad with really crappy art.Nov 15, 2015
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Mortal Kombat 3 "Statue" (1995)36 viewsThe Golden Rule, according to Mortal Kombat 3.Nov 15, 2015
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Microwave "Alien" (1982)34 viewsCatch the wave. Microwave.Nov 14, 2015
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Sirius "Four for Fun" (1982)32 viewsFour Sirius games.Nov 14, 2015
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Cannonball Blitz "Battlefield" (19812)33 viewsBattles, Bud and ballistics.Nov 13, 2015
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Bug Attack "Survive" (1982)33 viewsA hit from the great Jim Nitchals.Nov 13, 2015