Vintage Video Game Ads

A gallery of ads for video games

550 files in 12 albums with 0 comments viewed 2,879 times
Arcade


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24 files, last one added on Jul 15, 2014
Album viewed 40 times

Atari VCS-2600


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46 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2014
Album viewed 20 times

Genesis


simpsons-nightmare-genesis.jpg

8 files, last one added on Aug 21, 2014
Album viewed 13 times

Intellivision


star_strike_1982.jpg

10 files, last one added on Jul 16, 2014
Album viewed 4 times

Miscellany


power-plug-1994.jpg

52 files, last one added on Aug 22, 2014
Album viewed 30 times

Multi-Console


wwf-raw-1994.jpg

56 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 58 times

NES


Mega-man-5-1992.jpg

79 files, last one added on Aug 07, 2014
Album viewed 38 times

Odyssey²


turtles-1983.jpg

5 files, last one added on Jul 18, 2014
Album viewed 8 times

Computer


ultima-online-1997.jpg

250 files, last one added on Aug 20, 2014
Album viewed 117 times

SNES


mega-man-x-1995.jpg

20 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2014
Album viewed 12 times

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Infocom "Bomb" (1984)10 viewsInfocom was da bomb.
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Commodore 64 "How Much You Get" (1985)5 viewsC= had some pretty effective ads.
1989-acclaim-remote.png
Acclaim Remote Controller "The Power" (1989)6 views'Kid Hit By Lightning, Hallucinates Before Death"
1982-stone-of-sisyphus.png
Stone of Sisyphus "Skeleton" (1982)5 viewsIs it wrong that I always read this as "Stone of Syphilis"?
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Operation Wolf "Prisoners" (1989)5 viewsI thought the whole idea was to take the prisoners. You know, with you?
1985_SSI_gemstone.jpg
Gemstone Warrior "Battle" (1985)4 viewsThis guys seems in a lot of trouble. Hope the shiny bauble is worth it.
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U.S. Games "Newspaper" (1982)4 viewsU.S. Games impresses with this 4-page ad spread.
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Montezuma's Revenge "Skull" (1984)3 viewsI've never been so scared that I've seen flying skulls and had an arm growing out of my chest.

Last additions
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Mega Man X "Hunted" (1995)7 viewsAmazing 3-D realism!Aug 25, 2014
wwf-raw-1994.jpg
WWF Raw "War" (1994)7 viewsThis means war.Aug 25, 2014
simpsons-virtual-bart-1994.jpg
Virtual Bart "Reality" (1994)7 viewsA butt-squeaking thrill-ride.Aug 23, 2014
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The Jetsons "Vacuum" (1994)7 viewsBased on the hit Hanna-Barbera TV show... from 1962.Aug 23, 2014
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Soccer Shootout "Match" (1994)6 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)7 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)8 viewsGosh, I hope no one gets hurt *wink wink*.Aug 22, 2014
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Winter Olympic Games "Events" (1994)7 viewsGaming by torch light.Aug 22, 2014