The Softbank dog has an iPhone

Oto-san (お父さん), the Softbank mascot dog bought an iPhone and this is the commercial. Oto-san is trying to hide the iPhone but…

6 Comments
  • TT

    October 28, 2008 at 1:56 am

    Good God… the only way to get attention for this commercial is to completely destroy the traditional view of family in Japan…. foreign son-in-law, working mother, DOG as a father… seems like a sledgehammer approach.

  • Gen Kanai

    October 28, 2008 at 3:39 am

    予想外 is the brother in the family not “foreign son-in-law.” Makes a big difference.

  • Brad

    October 28, 2008 at 5:25 pm

    So basically having a racially diverse family is as crazy as having a dog as your father. Well done Japan!

  • Peter

    October 28, 2008 at 8:56 pm

    Talking animals, specifically dogs, creep me out. At least they didn’t enhance the face to make it look human like.

  • gb

    October 29, 2008 at 1:18 pm

    That girl is hot! Who cares!

  • Haf

    October 29, 2008 at 2:27 pm

    gb, get a life. 😉

    I like お父さん a lot, although I’m more of a cat person and I don’t understand everything he says… ok, maybe that last bit’s part of the reason I like him. ^^