View Full Version : Xbox wins an award at the Visual Effects Society awards...sorta

02-21-2003, 05:43 PM
This really doesn't have to do with the Xbox but rather with a commercial for the Xbox.

The Visual Effects Society awards were given out with The Two Towers taking 8 awards for visual fx and other technical fx related awards.

One of the categories happened to be for visual effects in a commercial. Guess who took home the award? The Xbox "Mosquito" ad. It is a shame that it didn't play here in the States.

Full Story. (http://news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story2&cid=638&ncid=762&e=4&u=/nm/20030221/en_nm/film_effects_dc)

Watch the ad which played in the UK. 3megs 1m31s (http://www.cyben.org/kooky_videos/mosquito_uk.wmv)

02-21-2003, 06:04 PM
ive seen that commercial before, i think. but not on tv. i think.

02-21-2003, 06:18 PM
Yeah it never aired in the US. It was part of their "Play More" campaign used in Europe.

02-21-2003, 07:14 PM
yea, i saw it somewhere online. i think

02-21-2003, 07:28 PM
Originally posted by Snoopy7548
yea, i saw it somewhere online. i think

Go ahead Snoop..you can say it one more time, I think :D

Yea, it was/still is on www.ifilms.com and I still don't see why it didn't air here, as long as I still have my fav commercial though, it's all good...the babes fighting in cement :p

02-21-2003, 07:40 PM
lol. i havent seen that babes fighting in cement commercial. its probly cool. i think

02-21-2003, 11:12 PM
is it just me but is the female on the bed when she jumps she dosnt have any panties on??

02-22-2003, 12:55 AM
She's wearing tight little skin colored shorts.

02-22-2003, 01:02 AM
:D I thought of the same thing... Whether she is or isnt... Its showing! Maybe thats why it didnt air in the US and why its so popular in Europe or/and wherever else. :D