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Classic: Intellivision, Vectrex and Colecovision Adverts


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#1 Lost Dragon

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Posted 18 May 2017 - 10:59 AM

I just love the magazine ads from this era..

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#2 Rowsdower70

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Posted 18 May 2017 - 11:58 AM

I LOVE that Imagic ad for Intellivision!  


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"For you - Rowsdower from the 70 - have been appointed Omnivisioner of the Game Grid."  ~ Atari Adventure Square


#3 Keatah

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Posted 19 May 2017 - 07:01 PM

"It's the K-size of the microchips in the cartridges that dermine how challenging and exciting the games are to play. And the bigger the K-size of the microchip the better the graphic definition, color, and sound."
 

How amusing to read that. And, yet, that's how techie kids thought back in the day. I know I did. So a 32K cartridge was like uber-elite. And it applied to computers and consoles too, not just the game cart. We didn't care so much about clock speed as we did memory. 1 MHz was fast enough. Not till about 1984 and later did MHz begin to take center stage.


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#4 Lost Dragon

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Posted Today, 04:14 PM

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