I was very excited when I saw the commercial last week about "getting simpsonized." But I guess I wasn't the only one, and the simpsonize me site was flooded, and I didn't get the chance to see myself in yellow. (the site has received over 30 millions hits)
But the incredible marketing campaign provided another option for creating a Simpsons avatar modeled after yourself.
At www.simpsonsmovie.com, you can create your own Simpsons avatar by using a fun interface to select your different characteristics. Today I was finally able to get the Crispin Porter simpsonizeme site to work. So now I have two characters.
I'm not sure which process I enjoyed more.
The functionality of the avatar that is created by an uploaded photograph is incredible (if you have the time to wait).
Here is another fun find....The Simpsons invade Harpersâ€™s Bazaar magazine: