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Don't Just Tape It. TDK It. - Vintage Advert

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Photon Lasertag Vintage Advert

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Sinclair ZX80 Retro Advert - First Personal Computer Under $200

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Iconic Maxell Advert From The 80's

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Lego Expert Builder Dune Buggy Advert

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Vintage TRS-80 Advert Featuring Isaac Asimov At Tandy Computer Centre.

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Isaac Asimov used to be terrified of word processors until the TRS-80 came along.

Canadian Company To Dig Up Buried E.T. Video Games.

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The BBC has published an article today confirming a Canadian Studio are going after the worst game ever made in the history of video games.  The game was so bad the rumour at the time was the remaining unsold games were rounded up and buried.  Now Fuel Entertainment have obtained permission to excavate the spot where the games are said to be buried.The BBC writes: A Canadian studio has confirmed to the BBC it will search a former landfill site in New Mexico where Atari's much-criticised ET game may be buried. Fuel Entertainment has permission from the city of Alamogordo to excavate and is finalising funding for the project. It was released at Christmas 1982 for the Atari 2600 console but many copies were returned and the game was given terrible reviews. Shortly afterwards the entire video games industry crashed, as PCs started to become more widespread. In September 1983 the firm is said to have dumped millions of cartridges at the landfill site and
buried them under concre…