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[Kotaku]The Best PlayStation 3 Ad We’ve Ever Seen Will Give You Chills

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When Sony announced their "Long Live Play" campaign a few weeks back, the entire interwebs lit up with buzz as to what it would herald. A PlayStation Home re-launch? New on Vita? Now, weeks of speculation have come to this, the "Michael" advert: a parade of first-class characters from the best games available on the PS3. You've got your Nathan Drake, Cole McGrath and some Chimera aliens from Insomniac's Resistance games all cheering the humble player who, in essence, brought them all to life.


http://kotaku.com/5846876/the-best-playstation-3-ad-weve-ever-seen-will-give-you-chills

"Michael is all of us, he represents not only PS3 gamers, but all of us, Wii, Xbox, PC, PS3, or NES, he represents ALL gamers, that's why they brought Multiplatform games also."

It's amusing to say the least that someone like Sony would actually launch an ad like this, following in the footsteps of the famous E3 Kevin Butler speech of 2010.
I wish, especially after all the BF3 nonsense, that people would take this kind into consideration more often. Regardless of your platform preference, we're all in the same boat ultimately.

Offtopic: That Nathan Drake looks BADASS even though its not Nolan North. If they can pull that off in a freakin commercial, there is NO EXCUSE for a poor Drake in the Uncharted movie.
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Epic!
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can someone tell me who the bartender is? I feel like its so damn obvious but I can't place it!
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post #4 of 83
Definitely a really cool commercial.
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That was sick haha
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Nice video.
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Needed more Lightning. tongue.gif
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epic indeed
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Actually did give me chills O.o
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eek.gif "This is the best advertisement I've ever seen. It was powerful, and although it didn't make me want to buy a PS3..."

yessir.gif "I do want to finish some games I haven't completed so that those brave characters can finish their stories!"

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