Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Blood Copy : Mysteries Abound

We are revisiting the Blood Copy videos which were part of the HBO true Blood viral marketing campaign that helped introduce the True Blood television series in the summer of 2008. We will be doing a radio show on this topic soon.
Previously we have see the mysterious packages were being received, the gatekeeper awakened on a mysterious website, .... HERE

The blog and videos not only were a marketing ploy but they also served as a prologue to the series ...

Here is the blog entry for that time period

From Blood Copy - first posts Friday May 22 nd 2008

Wow, where to start? Lots of activity today. I think we’re well on the way of getting to the bottom of this thing

First, there’s JC Hutchins, he posted an excellent video of one of the mysterious letters.

Then the guys over at Cactus Pix posted that they had got one as well. Other ones that came in to help included Dread Central, Death Walks the Streets and Vic at Screen Rants. (Hey if I left you out, blame Roger)

A then a lot of hot, sweaty, puzzle solving action happened over at the Unforums

Jedediah figured out the red seal sigils were letters and uncoded them. Then sapagoo put it all together and got the URL,

So here we sit, 21 minutes to go. Who…or what is going to be on the screen?

More news as it comes in!