The Life of Ned Stark In 60 Seconds

1A4 Studio has teamed up with Vanity Fair to bring us the new series Game of Thrones Quick Draw. The subject here is poor Ned Stark, a good dude who didn’t go out the way most people wanted to see. Silver lining is we get to see his life animated and summed up in 60…

Community Season Six Trailer

The official trailer for the new season of Community is here, and it has a striking resemblance to the new Avengers movie trailer. It could all be one big coincidence, but it’s probably not. It really baffles me the life this show has led by always being a question of will it return. Maybe I…

Geico: Unskippable

Geico has created a new series of ads specifically for YouTube called Unskippable. The idea for the ads is to cram all of the information into the first 5 seconds where you are unable to skip them. The remainder of the commercial is just the actors holding pose for the remainder, about 20 seconds of that.…

Birdman Action Figure

I grew up in the 90’s and I was a action figure junkie. How the hell did the Birdman action figure fly under my radar? You know the action figure based off the Oscar winning movie from last year. Fox Searchlight has created a 90’s style commercial for the toy based off of the movie.…

Every Tech Commercial

IF you’ve ever given a passing thought to how tech gets marketed, then this video by CollegeHumor will be familiar. Jobs that make no sense combined with pretty faces, diversity and buzzwords is all it takes to sell tech apparently. Don’t feel bad about yourself, because all of these things work on me. What’s that…

Power / Rangers : The Gritty Power Rangers Bootleg

A modern trend I’ve really been enjoying is the “gritty reboots” of old cartoons or TV shows.  This remake, made by Adi Shankar and Joseph Kahn, has been spreading around the blog-o-sphere and for good reasons.  It mixes the right amount of nostalgia with kick-ass acting and special effects.  Power Rangers always my jam when…

Lil’ Sweet Self Employed

Lil’ Sweet is the new face of Diet Dr Pepper, well I’m not sure that’s true. For me though he is and I love him. I don’t really partake in the sodas anymore but maybe if Lil’ Sweet was bringing em to me I might have to think on it. Hit the jump for sweetness

Playing with Power

Dillon Markey is an animator for the stop-motion animated series Robot Chicken who shows off his re-purposed Power Glove in the “Playing with Power” by filmmaker Ava Benjamin. Nerd/geek cred is through the roof with Dillon, what a great idea for a legit use for the Power Glove. Let’s be honest, I was a kid when this game…