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Re: Wendy's RPG lets you fight Ronald McDonald
« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2019, 06:44:59 AM »
I downloaded the file - Say what you will about marketing and PR but they obviously either sunk a lot of money into this or they found members of their staff that are true fans of RPG's and DD to assist.

Either way I give them credit for something that is relatively unique and not just a broadcast media campaign.
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Re: Wendy's RPG lets you fight Ronald McDonald
« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2019, 10:23:22 PM »
Yeah, I was pleasantly surprised by this.  For all that it's a rather silly/whimsical marketing tactic, it's also clear that some serious time & effort was put into it. 
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