"The Dream: all in or nothing ft. Messi, Alves, Suárez, Özil, RVP and more -- FIFA World Cup"
This is probably the first of many Adidas spots that we'll see during the next six weeks, and boy is it a doozy. It's all about the slowmo.
"2014 FIFA World Cup on ESPN Commercial: I Believe"
ESPN is promoting its coverage of the World Cup by putting out a lot of really great ads. If this commercial doesn't get your adrenaline flowing, then nothing will. The U.S. has one of the best chants in the game, y'all. Now if only our defense were a little bit better. #IBelieve
"Nike Football: Winner Stays. ft. Ronaldo, Neymar Jr., Rooney, Ibrahimovic, Iniesta & more"
Nike tends to take the star-studded approach to its World Cup ads, and this commercial was absurdly popular. Just goes to show you how rabid the world gets every four years. Marketers take note.
"2014 FIFA World Cup on ESPN -- Ian Darke Calls a Date"
If you just aren't into the World Cup (what the heck is wrong with you?) and you only watch one of these videos, then this should be the one. A very clever effort by ESPN.
"Nike Football: The Last Game ft. Ronaldo, Neymar Jr., Rooney, Zlatan, Iniesta & more"
In its same star-studded vein, Nike takes the World Cup to the land of animation with this slick flick. A fun watch.
Article written by associate media producer Brian Waters.