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Videogame Advertising

classic & creepy games ads from the 80s

Pretty sure the guy nearly shoots his load.

have you played atari today? weird shit..

and a sure fire way to give your kids nightmares.

Game brands – where did the names come from?

Taken from here, a great post with top 50 brands.

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Posters / Ads

http://www.retrogamer.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=16183&start=15

http://www.joystickdivision.com/2008/09/mega_man_9_poster_retro_goodne.php

http://www.blog.spoongraphics.co.uk/tutorials/how-to-create-a-retro-sci-fi-computer-game-poster

forums.officialnintendomagazine.co.uk

http://www.retroist.com/

NES Zelda Advert – Nintendo

TV adverts for games these days are just cut scenes and dramatic voice overs a la Hollywood. Forget all that though for a minute, and enjoy this classic NES Zelda advert.