Commercials from the Past: SEGA Genesis (1989)

Sega Genesis
Nov
21

Commercials from the Past: SEGA Genesis (1989)

When one thinks of classic commercials, there are few that were as effective and iconic as SEGA’s gauntlet-throwing “Genesis does […]

Paperboy
Nov
14

Commercials from the Past: Paperboy (1988)

This week, we’re going way back to one of the most beloved titles in gaming history, if not one of […]

Star Fox 64
Nov
07

Commercials from the Past: Star Fox 64 (1997)

Ahhh the Rumble Pack for Nintendo 64. At the time, we all thought it was just another entry in the […]

Halo 3 Believe
Oct
31

Commercials from the Past: Halo 3 (2007)

Halo 3 is a game that has been scrutinized and debated about endlessly, simply for the fact that it followed […]

Zelda Rap
Oct
24

Commercials from the Past: The Legend of Zelda (1986)

Remember the good ol’ days of video games? You know, back when they were “just for kids” and people would […]

RatchetandClank
Jul
04

Commercials from the Past: Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction (2009)

Every so often, a commercial comes along that perfectly captures the spirit of the game that it’s selling. The Ratchet […]

Wii Would Like to Play
Jun
27

Commercials from the Past: Nintendo Wii (2006)

When Nintendo announced the name of its new console, people who were calling it the “Revolution” were surprised to see […]

DOAXtreme
Jun
22

Commercials from the Past: Dead or Alive Xtreme Beach Volleyball (2003)

Alright, alright. We all know what the Dead or Alive series is most well-known for (hint: it isn’t the gameplay […]

May
17

Commercials from the Past: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (2009)

Developers, publishers, and game critics are always excitedly remarking how “cinematic” a game is in its presentation. The idea is […]

Guitar Hero 2 commercial
May
03

Commercials from the Past: Guitar Hero II (2006)

Before the Guitar Hero series was one of the top selling franchises of all-time, it was a game that seemed […]

bm64
Apr
25

Commercials from the Past: Bomberman 64 (1998)

In marketing, when all else fails, perhaps it’s time to take a well-known jingle and shoehorn lyrics about your product […]

me1
Apr
18

Commercials from the Past: Mass Effect (2007)

A well-executed trailer allows for people unfamiliar with the mythology surrounding a release to instantly identify with the situation being […]

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City | VGW
Jan
20

Commercials from the Past: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002)

After Grand Theft Auto III revolutionized the open-world genre, Rockstar Games followed it up with what many consider to be […]