Thanks to product placement, virtual worlds have been invaded by real life problems. But there are a few retro titles that go beyond product placement, and in this installment of Retro Gaming Freak Show, we look at games like Pepsiman, Darkened Skye, and Sneak King that were nothing more than playable commercials.
Host: Danny Catlow
Producer: Greg Ott
Editor: David Brown
Based on the Cracked article by Lance Carrigan: The 6 Most Absurd Product Placements in Video Game History
Additional material by: Danny Catlow and Greg Ott
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