Skillz or Fake. You Decide!
February 19, 2008 5:44 PM   Subscribe

Fans of Futbol (Links to futbol vids) should enjoy this short vid of some amazing skillz.

(Scroll down for vid. Yea, it looks like it's part of an ad campaign.)
posted by snsranch (8 comments total) 2 users marked this as a favorite
I did enjoy that, thanks, even though it may have a few faked elements, and may get kicked to the curb for being a video game commercial.
posted by Brocktoon at 6:16 PM on February 19, 2008

Looking at that video makes me think: of course you mix up parkours, football and martial arts.
posted by jouke at 6:47 PM on February 19, 2008

Yeah, that's a totally striking clip, but it's also an advertisement for a video game that allows parkour-style play. General take on it seems to be that it's a blend of real parkour skills (which are generally _unbelievable_) and CGI. Interesting thing is that most folks don't really seem to mind--a lot of the online commentary just seems to take the artifice in stride, and accept the fact that it's just a cool video to _watch_.
posted by LairBob at 7:16 PM on February 19, 2008

Mad skills at fakery.
posted by ElmerFishpaw at 7:58 PM on February 19, 2008

I initially read that as foosball, only to have my hopes crushed.
posted by Pyry at 12:21 AM on February 20, 2008

Capoeira, football and a little parkour. I am not that fussed over a CGI enhanced advert when there are so many good videos of capoeira, football and parkour online to choose from already.
posted by asok at 2:06 AM on February 20, 2008

Now this is real. (YT link)
posted by essexjan at 3:59 AM on February 20, 2008 [1 favorite]

Fake or not, that's pretty incredible.
posted by phaded at 5:44 PM on February 22, 2008

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