This blog post is to Michael… and all the other people/characters/legends that made this ad possible:
(Reference list at bottom)
I love it for so many reasons; The script, the direction, the characters, the cameos, the score, the memories… Possibly the most inspirational ad I can remember. Long Live play!
Created in New York by Deutsch a Lowe and Partners Company (I think I have to write it all).
I've made a list of all the references I noticed. Call of duty 2 - 0:07 Unchartered - 0:48 Final Fantasy - 0:48 Infamous - 0:56 Killzone - 0:56 Dead Space 2 - 0:59 MLB 11 - 1:03 Metal Gear Solid - 1:06 Hitman - 1:13 Twisted Metal - 1:14 Portal - 1:15 Little Big Planet - 1:16 God of War - 1:18 Tekken - 1:22 Madden 10 - 1:22 Bioshock - 1:37 Jak and Daxter - 1:45 Assassin's Creed - 1:46 (They may be a little early, but I wouldn't want you to miss anything.) Long Live Play!