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27 Dec 2018 8:16 p.m. PST
by Editor in Chief Bill

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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian26 May 2018 2:07 p.m. PST

Can you think of a character from a TV commercial that you would want on your wargaming table?

Marlboro Man
Mr. Whipple

Extrabio1947 Supporting Member of TMP26 May 2018 2:38 p.m. PST

Colonel Sanders (the original)
Ronald McDonald
R Lee Ermey

Stryderg26 May 2018 2:40 p.m. PST

Mr. Clean

BaldLea26 May 2018 2:46 p.m. PST

The Smash Martians.

Twig6626 May 2018 2:56 p.m. PST

Chewits giant monster

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian26 May 2018 3:12 p.m. PST

Maytag Repairman

Personal logo Pictors Studio Sponsoring Member of TMP26 May 2018 3:29 p.m. PST

I'd love to have Jennifer Garner on my wargame table. I don't think much wargaming would get done though.

Personal logo Jeff Ewing Supporting Member of TMP26 May 2018 4:21 p.m. PST

Josephine the plumber and Flo from Progressive. Strangely, when I was searching for images, I found the two of them together:

Also, the Michelin Man:

or link

Personal logo etotheipi Sponsoring Member of TMP26 May 2018 5:14 p.m. PST

Erin Esurance
Danny Trejo
The Honda Odyssey Kaiju (both)

jurgenation Supporting Member of TMP26 May 2018 5:27 p.m. PST

the Frito bandito w/Sugar pop pete.

Dr Argent26 May 2018 5:32 p.m. PST


Whemever126 May 2018 6:50 p.m. PST

The Geico Gecko

saltflats192926 May 2018 8:10 p.m. PST

"Where's the beef?" Old Lady.

JimSelzer Supporting Member of TMP27 May 2018 1:15 a.m. PST

any of the cool red figures ogre, dragon samurai from the Pom fruit juice ads

The priceline man and girl

Danny Trejo from sling

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP27 May 2018 2:46 a.m. PST

The LaChoy Dragon.

Legion 427 May 2018 5:57 a.m. PST

Sophia Vergara … wink

cavcrazy27 May 2018 6:09 a.m. PST

Iron Eyes Cody

Pyrate Captain27 May 2018 7:03 a.m. PST

Flo from Progressive. Many uses.

Personal logo miniMo Supporting Member of TMP27 May 2018 8:32 a.m. PST

Quisp and Quake
YouTube link

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP27 May 2018 8:46 a.m. PST

Intelligence briefings from the California Raisins.

Dr Argent27 May 2018 9:20 a.m. PST


Rev Zoom27 May 2018 11:42 a.m. PST

Pillsbury Dough Boy

Dr Argent27 May 2018 4:16 p.m. PST

If your Pulp Alley game is based on getting objectives, Brawny Man is the quicker picker upper. Super strength, good charisma and doesn't leave a trace when he is gone.

nnascati Supporting Member of TMP27 May 2018 4:23 p.m. PST

The British Women from the Viagra commercials.

Personal logo miniMo Supporting Member of TMP27 May 2018 5:55 p.m. PST

McGruff the Crime Dog

Mr. Peanut.
Hero, Villain, Victim, Bystander?
Likely to be assaulted. ~,~

Dr Argent27 May 2018 6:13 p.m. PST

miniMo, excellent choices. In a Cthulhu campaign, Mr. Peanut is very likely to be in with mixed nuts.

BW195927 May 2018 6:34 p.m. PST

Lilly from the AT&T commercial


Wolfhag27 May 2018 6:36 p.m. PST

Flo from Progressive to clear a minefield with her feet.


Gone Fishing28 May 2018 4:25 a.m. PST

The Energizer Bunny!

Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP28 May 2018 5:49 a.m. PST


nnascati Supporting Member of TMP28 May 2018 4:01 p.m. PST

Yeah, I forgot about Lily.

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP28 May 2018 6:27 p.m. PST

Hmmm. Does the Sta-Puft Marshmallow Man count?

Walking Sailor28 May 2018 6:53 p.m. PST

The Most Interesting Man in the World. The original (Jonathan Goldsmith), not this new kid. link

Crazyivanov Inactive Member29 May 2018 11:30 a.m. PST

Koolaid Guy, Chester Cheetah and Tony the Tiger.

wargamingUSA30 May 2018 8:31 a.m. PST

Mr. Clean
Tony the Tiger
Charlie Tuna
The Scrubbing Bubbles
The Michelin Tire Man
The Energizer Bunny
The M&Ms… plain and peanut

…all have great pulp possibilities.

kmfrye30 May 2018 9:20 a.m. PST

Walking Sailor – I think the new kid has been dropped: link

Marketing: If it ain't broke…


rmaker31 May 2018 10:27 a.m. PST

Ed Wynn as the Texaco Fire Chief.
Ernie Kovacs pushing Dutch Masters cigars.
Bucky Beaver.
the Hamm's Bear.

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