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MINI Maps: Google Maps Racing Advergame

21. June 2011

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Ok, so this is pretty dam cool. Mini France has just launched a Social / Google Maps mash-up advergame called “Mini Maps“. It’s a Facebook app that lets you customise a virtual MINI and then challenge Facebook friends to time trials around the world through a Google Maps mash-up, which basically has you racing your [...]

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GagaVille: Lady Gaga’s FarmVille Campaign

22. May 2011

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We know Zynga won’t redirect developers to co-opp deals that don’t generate anything less than tens of millions of dollars in quick time, so I’d love to know how much Lady Gaga’s label is forking out for this campaign promoting her new Born This Way album! Any guesses? GagaVille is a promotional game inside FarmVille [...]

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Friskies: HTML5 iPad Games For Cats

21. May 2011

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So I’m pretty sure this will be on just about every blog in the world over the next week… As a general rule, if you were to take the iPad and combine that with Cats you’ve got something pretty flammable! But when you can actually download and try it for yourself at home, you might [...]

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The Vodafone Pixel Hunt

13. May 2011

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This was a great little promo for Vodafone’s release of the LG Optimus in Germany, created to help highlight the quality of the 5 mega pixel camera. The promotion was called the Vodafone Pixel Hunt, and was based around an online game that held a 5 Million Pixel image that just happened to be holding [...]

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Russian “Facebook” Roulette App Concept

10. May 2011

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Here is a great little concept for Russian Standard Vodka by a few students from the Miami Ad School in Europe, it’s completely fake of course, but conceptually very cool, and all from the next generation of industry creatives prepared to push the boundaries, which is exciting to see. The Russian “Facebook” Roulette App is [...]

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Budweiser “Poolball” Experiential Campaign

4. May 2011

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I’ve got a few friends who’d do kill to get a game of this… Budweiser “Poolball” is a concept created by our friends at Ogilvy Agrentina, combining the things guys like most, football, beer and a night on the town with their mates, into an oversized game of pool, played with mini soccer balls. The [...]

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Heineken Star Player: Live Football Gaming App

1. May 2011

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Heineken have just launched a multi-platform gaming app called the “Heineken Star Player”, available on mobile (iPhone only for the moment) and Facebook, with the game placing you at the centre of every UEFA Champions League match, where you can take on friends and indeed the world, as you make big calls for points and [...]

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Kung Fu Panda 2 Facebook Parade

26. April 2011

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Love this. With every new movie release comes an increasingly important social component that can now make or break an opening weekend. Gone are the days of the famous microsite that plays the latest trailer and challenges you to an advergame… Those days only started a few years ago for the big film studios, and [...]

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Volkswagen Passat LinkedIn Challenge

25. April 2011

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Here is one of the very first branded experiences utilising the new LinkedIn API, and interestingly, it’s for the new Volkswagen Passat campaign in the Netherlands, helping to remind people that its seriously packed full of standard features, just like most peoples LinkedIn profiles! Volkswagen’s LinkedIn campaign called “LinkedUit” or (LinkedOut) gives anyone who challenges [...]

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Nike “Zlatan” Zuperfly Virtual Experience

22. April 2011

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Know Zlatan Ibrahimovic? Well he plays for AC Milan and has just over 1 million fans on Facebook, so I’m assuming her is a half decent player! So if you’re a fan, you can now play Nike’s “Zuperfly” Game, well actually, its more of a virtual experience seeing the guys from Naked Communications in Sweden [...]

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Chromaroma: Gamifying London Transport

19. April 2011

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To kick it off… Think of Chromaroma as an automated version Foursquare for public transport in London! Weird right? Well, maybe not… Public transport is one of those things you use every day with out thinking and its often the most boring part of your day, so what if you could be part of an [...]

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Magnum Pleasure Hunt Across The Internet

17. April 2011

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Here is the latest global campaign from Magnum, this time to launch the all new Magnum Temptation Hazelnut ice-cream. To do that, they’ve created an Advergame called “Magnum Pleasure Hunt Across The Internet” and it follows the concept pioneered by the Lynx Party Across The Internet campaign, but this is much more Advergame, than the [...]

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Hasbro: “Guess Who” Social iPhone App

30. March 2011

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Two guys from the Miami Ad School recently produced an idea to help make old school games like “Guess Who” a little more relevant in todays social world… So they came up with an app idea that brings your entire Facebook friend network into one giant social game of guess who. On the back of [...]

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Carlsberg “Unbottle Yourself” Campaign App

29. March 2011

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Carlsberg is on a mission to unbottle an entire nation, the problem is, that nation is Sweden, supposedly one of the most reserved nations in the world. So, Carlsberg have created a campaign called “Unbottle Yourself” an iPhone app that has 500 challenges to help get more out of people. Starting in the 5th of [...]

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M&M’s Internet Invasion Game

28. February 2011

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M&M’s are doing something a little different over in Denmark, utilising Bookmarklets (little Javascript apps that are launched from a bookmark) to help turn every website in the world, into part of the M&M’s “Space Heroes” internet invasion game. This style of creative strategy has been hotting up of late, with brands delivering interactive experiences accessible on any website. [...]

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