The wave of ads is flooding in…
The typical mix of emotional and humorous Chinese New Year ads are upon us. Plus a few “what just happened” ads too. Here’s the collection for your viewing.
U Mobile – The Most Kaww CNY Ad
It’s all about the number 9, which also means dog in Cantonese. Happy Year of the Dog folks!
Traveloka – Wander with Wonder
A story of a mother who goes the distance for her child. Lovely story and well produced.
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia – Traditions. Blessings. Home
After last year’s disastrous ads, this is what Merc responded. Three episodes that are supposed to be linked but somehow got lost in translation.
Maxis – It’s time to HuatAR
How about a talking lion this year? Love the idea and production but not too sure about the app.
Pepsi/ 7-Up – Your Name, Your Story
A touching story of a father who is illiterate and an angry child.
Coca-Cola – Claydoll
Nothing much here…
Mudah.my – Uncover Prosperity
The singing plumber returns and this time, he’s giving you this year’s lucky number.
Nando’s Malaysia – Grand Master Gillian Three
Get your Hot-oscope now from Gillian Three here!
Pensonic – Going Home
First of the “what just happened” ads. Seriously, one word, lost.
EcoWorld & Sin Chew Daily – Kindred Hearts
Asian fathers always look stern but deep down they are just softies.
From across the causeway, here are some ads from our neighbours, Singapore.
Singtel – Mr Lim’s Reunion Dinner
Thankfully the children came back…
StarHub – Never Grow Apart
A lesson on being a good son. What about dad?
Lazada Singapore – CNY 2018
Dong chiang dong chiang dong chian dong chiang…
Part 2 here: [Malaysia CNY Ads Part 2]