70°
Submitted by Nineball2112 363d ago | article

8 Fictional Videogame Products We Would Totally Buy IRL

Wired: Videogames are full of gadgets, weapons, powers and all-around awesome stuff that we wish existed in real life. Some of these powers can't be bought and sold: You can't go to Wal-Mart and buy the Master Sword. But in some game worlds, consumerism rules.

The Grand Theft Auto games in particular are notorious for their in-game advertisements for fictional products. Every billboard and radio wave is home to an advertisement shilling some parody version of a real-world product. To be sure, when Grand Theft Auto V launches this fall, it will bring with it a whole new multitude of wonderfully inappropriate fictional product advertisements.

But it's not just GTA. Here are eight products from a variety of games that, were they available to purchase in real life, we'd shell out for. (Culture)

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
20°

Hyrule Warriors Adds Gohma To Enemy Lineup

35m ago - Gohma, the one-eyed arthropod that made its appearance in 1987 NES title The Legend of Zelda, tod... | Wii U
10°

Top Space Engineers Mods of The Week #2

35m ago - Tony presents the second instalment in his Top Space Engineers Mods of the Week series. | PC
20°

Faxanadu on Nintendo NES Review by Indie Retro News

36m ago - Duston Justice writes, "There are many retro video games that are fun to play for someone new to... | Retro
20°

Let It Die Preview | CheatCC

1h ago - CCC Says: "Prepare to die! Whoa whoa wait! Don’t go calling 911 or anything! I’m just talking... | PS4
Ad

Start Making Games for the PS4

Now - Want to design the next generation of video games? Start learning game design today. Click for more info on how to get started. | Promoted post
20°

Minecraft’s biggest and most Detailed Multiplayer Server is under-development

1h ago - SegmentNext - "A small group is working on to create the largest and most detailed server of Mine... | PC