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This article was published on November 28, 2011


    Yoda is a celebrity endorser in Japan and Cup Of Noodles is an advertising machine [video]

    Yoda is a celebrity endorser in Japan and Cup Of Noodles is an advertising machine [video]
    Drew Olanoff
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    This morning, we posted an insanely awesome video of a Cup Of Noodles transforming into a Robot. This led me to wonder, why don’t we have similar ads in the U.S?

    It appears that Cup of Noodles is on an advertising tear in Japan, with the following video involving Yoda of Star Wars fame:

    Speaking of celebrity endorsements, it’s safe to say that no matter what Yoda gets behind, it’ll be a hit. If only it had this playing in the background.