Activision Seaquest TV Commercial (1983)

Now this commercial for the Activision produced Seaquest for the Atari 2600 from back in 1983 shows what we are missing from today’s modern gaming advertisements…mainly Gods challenging us to prove our worth by playing games!

[Via] Scottith Games

If you want to learn a little more about Seaquest why don’t you take a moment and read Doug’s game review for the title?


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2 thoughts on “Activision Seaquest TV Commercial (1983)

  1. Atari Adventure Square says:

    Man, Activision hit it out of the park with their filmed ads, as well as everything else.

    But now two things persist after seeing this:
    Where can I find a tiny television to play tiny carts on a tiny VCS?
    I wanna see Poseidon’s huge-bass joystick.

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