The Specialist Works Scores Global Brief to Promote Soccer Video Game Rocket League

The Specialist Works Scores Global Brief to Promote Soccer Video Game Rocket League

Independent media agency The Specialist Works has been appointed by Psyonix to deliver global media and creative for soccer video game Rocket League. The creative kicked-off in the UK on ITV in the World Cup 2018 semi-final between France and Belgium (10/07/2018) with further slots during last night’s crucial England semi-final and it will also […]

Xbox and McCann London tap Real Madrid stars to create tutorials for ‘the biggest football game’

Xbox and McCann London tap Real Madrid stars to create tutorials for ‘the biggest football game’

For the launch of FIFA 18, the world’s most popular football game, Xbox needed to cement their position as the best console for football. So McCann London created a pioneering campaign that reinvents an increasingly popular gaming phenomenon: the game tutorial. Typically, game tutorials feature virtual versions of players. Rather than using game footage, McCann […]

EA Sports announces the official launch of UFC 2

EA Sports announces the official launch of UFC 2

Electronic Arts Inc. announced the official launch of EA Sports UFC 2, available in retail stores and as a digital download on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The game features the largest roster ever for an official UFC game, boasting more than 250 athletes, including cover stars, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and former UFC bantamweight champion Ronda […]

Video Game Prank Ad Lets a Smartphone App ‘Hack’ People’s World

Video Game Prank Ad Lets a Smartphone App ‘Hack’ People’s World

To promote its upcoming game Watch Dogs, video game developer Ubisoft decided to play a little prank on some unsuspecting customers. In its ‘Amazing Street Hack’ prank, several customers were given a mysterious smartphone app that allowed them to ‘hack’ their environment. They could switch street lights on and off, open car doors, and dispense […]