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Samsung turns Samuel Beckett bridge into a playable harp with new Note 8

So Samsung is currently running a ‘Do bigger things’ campaign in Ireland, and if you didn’t know Samuel Beckett bridge is a big bridge in Dublin, that has what look like ‘strings’. On the 14th September, to launch the new Note 8 in Ireland and to support the campaign, Samsung hired the help of agency Guns or Knives, so that the strings of the bridge represent a harp, that can be played...

Netflix drops Narcos season 3 ads in bathroom ‘blow-cations’

Netflix has dropped some brilliant guerilla marketing to hail the return of its popular original programme, Narcos. Ads for the show have turned up in ‘blow-cations’ (yes, I’m reusing the same joke from the headline!) where people typically take cocaine – namely bathrooms of bars and clubs in L.A., Miami, Chicago and New York. The sticker ads feature cocaine powder residue and a rolled up...

Thorpe Park releases undead billboard gang into the streets of London to promote new Walking Dead mazes

To promote its two new Walking Dead mazes, Thorpe Park unveiled a billboard in East London, where undead actors spring from the ad, scaring members of the public. The mazes will be unveiled as the show hits its 100th episode in October, which links in with Thorpe Park’s infamous Fright Night. The billboard was reportedly soaked in over 50 kilogrammes of animal organs to shock passers-by. Some of the zombies managed...

Creepy ‘It’ stunt sees red balloons appear in drains across Sydney

Another day, another ‘It’ stunt to make your skin crawl. Less than a week before the remake of the Stephen King novel hits cinemas, red balloons have been popping up across Sydney. The balloons, used by the shape-shifting demon Pennywise to lure his victims, have appeared in drains around the city next to the message, ‘It is closer than you think’. The creepy stunt is the latest in a string...

Chessington gave away free family tickets over the Bank Holiday Weekend IF parents locked their phones away for the day!

This is one of the more genius PR stunts I’ve seen and it’s so simple too! There are many people who judge parents for being on their phone too much when they’re meant to be spending time with their kids, so for Chessington to offer parents free entry for them and their kids just to put their phones away – why wouldn’t you do it?! The park posted on social media that they would select 10 families to take part on...

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