Retro Game Ads – Round 1

Recently, I stumbled across an extremely inexpensive bundle of old 90’s comics at a local shop.  The coolest part isn’t the comics (because, let’s be honest, these are probably not key issues and almost worthless), but the treasure trove of cool video game ads inside the comics! I decided to scan these in because I love them so much.

These are both hilarious and highly nostalgic for anyone who was a gamer at the time!  The following were found in Batman #471 from November, 1991.

If you had a Game Genie, you were awesome.
If you had a Game Genie, you were awesome.
Cool ad for Smash TV home editions
Cool ad for Smash TV home editions
This one was a dual advertisement for the highly successful NES TMNT game, and their Gameboy counterpart.
This one was a dual advertisement for the highly successful NES TMNT game, and their Gameboy counterpart.
Remember WCW?
Remember WCW?

More next week…

 

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