Topic: Vegas

Killer Vegas chinchillas still wreaking havoc

The killer chinchillas are back in this "Three Musketeers" spot, set in France, by R&R Partners for the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. It's as absurdly entertaining as the…

September 14, 2009, 9:06 AM EDT

Las Vegas tourism ad stars killer chinchillas

Chinchillas armed with rifles and explosives—it's everyone's darkest nightmare. (It's a recurring dream of mine, anyway.) R&R Partners brings the furry furies to violent life in this new spot for…

June 8, 2009, 10:10 AM EDT

Las Vegas ads now just all sex and violence

In general, I dislike ads that employ faux-newscast scenarios, because they invariably trivialize a difficult and demanding profession. It's tough to pronounce people's names correctly on camera and not trip…

May 12, 2009, 8:30 AM EDT

Another racing video, this time with models

For those who enjoyed the Ken Block car-racing Gymkhana video but felt that it lacked the requisite number of swimsuit models, this clip is for you. Produced by Sports Illustrated,…

February 25, 2009, 3:31 PM EST

Las Vegas begs small-town America to visit

We never thought we'd see Las Vegas try to market itself as a non-threatening retreat for cash-strapped rural Americans, but times being what they are, the City That Never Sleeps…

January 27, 2009, 8:02 AM EST

Las Vegas enjoys lots of bipartisan support

Nevada may have flipped from red to blue in this presidential election, but Las Vegas remains decidedly non-partisan, as you can gather from this spot inviting Democrats and Republicans to…

November 7, 2008, 1:40 PM EST

A few beers will impair anyone's judgment

Along with promoting real brands, advertising has brought to life any number of fictitious brands over the years. This ad for the Paris Las Vegas casino, by that city's R&R…

October 22, 2008, 7:33 AM EDT

This Vegas nightclub will leave you in pain

David&Goliath has crafted some unsubtle launch ads for the new Rok Vegas club, suggesting the various private parts that might well get "rokked off" during a night out there. See…

September 18, 2008, 11:53 AM EDT