Super Mario Galaxy 2 commercials air on Japanese TV

Starring a couple of members of boy-band-of-the-moment Arashi…

By J.D., May 12, 2010



Nintendo has been using and re-using the celebs-on-a-sofa-in-a-screen-full-of-white-space TV ad concept for so long now that it’s like The Zelda Rap* never happened. At least these chaps are clearly having fun playing Super Mario Galaxy 2, and aren’t just deliriously happy because they each got a 1,000 million yen bonus for 20 minutes’ work…


*NCL’s marketing team were once capable of this:



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