Wear this printed Intellivision controller image officially licensed Intellivision t-shirt! The late 1970’s and early ‘80’s brought the era of home video consoles. First released in 1979 by Mattel Electronics, Intellivision (Intelligent Television) was one of the first home video game consoles (it’s main competitor being the Atari 2600). Intellivision sold over 3 million consoles from 1980 to 1983. In 1984, Mattel sold the Intellivision business in what became the INTV Corporation. Game development continued until 1990 when INTV discontinued the Intellivision. Be sure to check out all our Intellivision tee’s!