Suntory Whisky 3-D Printed the World's Most Incredible Ice Cubes TBWA creates landmarks and characters in miniature

Advertising craft doesn't get more delicate than this. Check out TBWA\Hakuhodo's 3-D printed ice cubes, created for Japan's Suntory Whisky.

Click to Read More →

March 31, 2015, 1:37 PM EDT

Why This Photo Was the Absolutely Perfect Way to Introduce the Deadpool Costume Cheeky reveal wins everything

On Friday, Ryan Reynolds tweeted out the first picture of the official Deadpool costume with him posing on a bear skin rug, à la Burt Reynolds, and the image is utterly brilliant and perfect in every way. Let me explain.

Click to Read More →

March 31, 2015, 12:01 PM EDT

Jack in the Box Unveils the World's Largest Coupon, an 8-Story-High Monstrosity And photographs of it are redeemable

I'm sure we've all had some unflattering theories about how Jack in the Box would achieve a Guinness World Record ("Most People Made Uncomfortable by Creepy Mascot" was my guess). But the fast-food chain recently unveiled the world's largest coupon, made to promote its new Buttery Jack burger.

Click to Read More →

March 31, 2015, 11:34 AM EDT

Pennzoil's High-Octane Aerial Stunt Shows a Dodge Drifting on a Floating Platform With help from some visual effects

Need a lift? Take this cool 90-second Pennzoil spot from J. Walter Thompson for a spin.

Stunt driver Rhys Millen hurtles through the streets of Cape Town, South Africa, in a canary yellow 707 horsepower Dodge Challenger Hellcat for much of the film, called "Airlift Drift," promoting the client's synthetic motor oil made from natural gas. Ultimately, his wild ride hits dizzying heights as four helicopters hoist the vehicle on a specially designed asphalt-topped platform. The car continues to drift and burn rubber like mad as it soars through the night sky, past glittering downtown skyscrapers.

Click to Read More →

March 31, 2015, 10:55 AM EDT

The Labels on These Clothes Tell the Tragic Stories of the Workers Who Made Them Strong stuff from the Canadian Fair Trade Network

The label on a piece of clothing might reveal something about its provenance, but it hardly tells the whole story. The Canadian Fair Trade Network wanted to change that. To draw attention to people around the world who are working in unsafe conditions, these remarkable ads tell their stories on the labels of clothes they make. Powerful work by agency Rethink.

Click to Read More →

March 31, 2015, 7:40 AM EDT

Intuit Brews a Special Beer for Accountants Only Called CPA IPA Making tax season less taxing

Tax season is hell for accountants. But in Rhode Island this year, it's been a little less brutal than usual, thanks to this fun promotion by Intuit.

Click to Read More →

March 30, 2015, 2:57 PM EDT

Ava the Robot Goes From Tinder to LinkedIn, and Will Now Schedule Meetings for You Meet your next personal assistant

Ava, the artificial intelligence from the movie Ex Machina who famously punked Tinder users during South by Southwest, isn't interested only in dating. She also has a business side, it turns out—and she wants to help schedule your next meetings.

Click to Read More →

March 30, 2015, 1:59 PM EDT

Taking a Selfie Can Now Protect the California Coast, Thanks to This Ad Campaign Gyro seeks donations on tax forms

Selfies, by definition, aren't selfless. But now, in California, you can do some good for the environment, not just for yourself, by snapping a pic along the coastline.

Click to Read More →

March 30, 2015, 1:24 PM EDT

David Beckham Finds a Somewhat Less Chiseled Partner for Latest Underwear Ads James Corden helps spoof H&M

The earnest, staid tone of underwear advertisements easily lends itself to parody. And while that tactic has been on trend, new Late Late Show host James Corden has taken it a step further with David Beckham, a man who is famous for stripping down to his skivvies.

Click to Read More →

March 30, 2015, 12:25 PM EDT

American Greetings Hopes to Provoke a Groundswell of Gratitude With the ThankList Mullen teams with Oscar winner Barbara Kopple

American Greetings goes all-in with ThankList, an immersive multimedia experience from Mullen that encourages people to thank those who've made an impact on their lives.

Click to Read More →

March 30, 2015, 11:31 AM EDT


Sign up for AdFreak Newsletters

About AdFreak

AdFreak is your daily blog of the best and worst of creativity in advertising, media, marketing and design. Follow us as we celebrate (and skewer) the latest, greatest, quirkiest and freakiest commercials, promos, trailers, posters, billboards, logos and package designs around. Edited by Adweek's Tim Nudd and David Griner.

Click to Subscribe to AdFreak RSS