Push To Add Genius Marketing
Belgium TV channel TNT recently used this action packed marketing exercise to promote the launch of its TV drama channel. They placed a giant red button in the middle of the square of a Flemish town, marked with a sign that said "push to add drama." Would you push the button?
Dante's Inferno Protest Hoax at E3
Reports came in from several bloggers covering E3 ( here, here, and here) about group of "Demonstrators" protesting the upcoming release of EA's new game Dante's Inferno. Now GamePro is reporting that the whole thing is probably a hoax . What i enjoy most about the the whole thing is the "protesters'" website. The way it hearkens back to 1999 and Geo-Cities makes lends it both the charm of nostalgia and amateurish authenticity.
The trailer for the long-awaited Peter Jackson-produced alien flick has arrived -- complete with matching online viral marketing! The Internet's abuzz with rumors about the realistic effects and creepy multiple websites that all connect to the film's story, which involves aliens living in "slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly find a kindred spirit in a government agent that is exposed to their biotechnology."
Funny 8-bit Cheetocorn Video Game
This is an awesome old school NES-looking video game on the Cheetos website. Rescue princess no-neck from the awful state of Delaware, where she is being held captive by Dr. Pickle Hands and a toaster. Did I mention you look like Fabio and ride a pink farting unicorn? Get some.