Things are gettin’ crazy since Paramount’s slowly lifted the sewer lid full or worms and wonderful things in regards to the new Turtle Flick. Some are excited and some are leery ( and well every other opinionated end of the spectrum you can think of ).
Post the MTV music awards — more and more we’re getting previews n’ snippets of all sorts.
Well, whatever the case a great resource for you to follow , if you wana cheer/jeer the Teen’s latest HOLLYWOOD fiasco/feat is ..
“An expired license has done what Shredder, Baxter Stockman, Krang, and even Krang in a big robot suit could never do: defeated the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Reader Marty alerted us to an ad on the PlayStation Store noting that it’s the “Last Chance to Purchase!” Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time Re-Shelled. We then checked with Ubisoft, who revealed to Joystiq that the game is going away in the US on June 30. .. ..”
–>> .. prolly the first ( or one of the first ) well-known real ad-spread for Konami / Ultra by the famous; yet still “Mystery” Konami Artist. Least the earliest i can identify of his/her Konami ad work.
Same person known for other ads and North American Game packaging art by the same developer.
–>> A favourite scene from THE WIZARD is the TMNT ‘cameo’ where Christian Slater catches poor Beau Bridges playing the original NES Turtles game.. and he mistakes the first level for the third level. But i guess that wasn’t his fault per se. Still a funny scene.
Beau acts like he’s reeling in a giant swordfish as he’s wrestling with the NES game controller. Xp