“What if the training video was the training video?” McDonald’s goes meta with this early ’90s instructional where a rigid, by-the-books director learns the value of going off-script in order to get things done right. The video kicks off with an intro by Michael Jordan, which makes perfect sense as Jordan is an authority in…
It’s a quick video but there’s so much to love about this 1986 commercial for A Mythology of Light: The Mirror of Palthena on the Famicom System (or Kid Icarus on the Nintendo Entertainment System in the US)!
First cool thing: it features an adult playing and not a kid! In 1986!
Second cool thing: the practical effects of Medusa destroying the temple!
Third cool thing: the Famicom endpage logo animation!
Here’s the ad: