Video Game ad Likely To Cause Parental Outrage

11.09.10 Bucky Turco

This slickly produced commercial for the new Call of Duty game stars basketball star Kobe Bryant, a role model to kids and Jimmy Kimmel, who isn’t, and is pretty much guaranteed to cause controversy.

Give it a few days before uptight parents, politically correct sports fans, and alarmist pundits converge to denounce violence in video games and argue how irresponsible it is for such an influential sports figure like Kobe Bryant to promote such a game. Watch!