Wetter is Better

We’re at that stage where we’re brainstorming and organising our first campaign. Our train of thought went a little something like this: Stick ’em up. Guns. Super Soakers. The nostalgic memories that come along with what may seem to be a mere water pistol is everything and more to put the biggest smile on my face.

I remember the day my brothers and I got our first Power Drencher 90 – in the 90’s. The joy of thinking I could do harm to one of them with these bad boys was satisfying enough to have me on it for hours.

I wasn’t alone. After searching Ebay and finding a Super Soaker 50 10th anniversary limited edition going for $599 I realised a lot of people share a nostalgic memory linked to the pistol and it had officially become a collector’s item. I searched all kinds, the 50, 100, 3000…This could be the start of a new obsession or an addition to my shrine of long lost toys, consoles, vhs tapes etc.

In an hour I learnt the history of the Super Soaker and their slogans are now imprinted in my head “Wetter is better!” and “It’s Nerf or nothing”. I’m off to bid.

This entry was posted in Food & Culture, Just us and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to Wetter is Better

  1. google says:

    I liked your article is an interesting technology
    thanks to google I found you

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s