Tag Archive: Achtung!

Imagine 306 kilowatts

Electrified. A bit of a lazy pun, but that’s how we felt when watching this ad. When you normally talk about the power of a car, you talk about horsepower. And we can all, more or less, imagine what the power of a horse is. But what to envision when talking about kilowatts? Achtung! asked… More.

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House of Tablets

We all more or less know that today’s thermostats are smart little gadgets. But this animation (click CC in Vimeo for English subs) created by Achtung! (concept) and PlusOne (production) for Eneco, featuring Toon (“display/show”) and – quite inventively – a tablet in the shape of a house, makes it look quite sexy. The last commercial for… More.

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Seamlessly Digital

The third edition of Digital Dinner is announced; November 6th prominent creatives from Amsterdam and other parts of the world will gather at the new Volkshotel club to exchange thoughts on the intersection of creativity and technology. The theme this year is ‘Seamlessly Digital’. As usual it will be a very informal gathering (officially ending eWeek);… More.

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Brush Busters

Brush Busters is an awesome new app created by Philips Sonicare and Achtung! teaching kids how to brush their teeth properly. The app, created for the American market, uses cartoon figures, storytelling (excuse the word) and gamification. The app is equipped with  a timer and different storylines to virtually clean the teeth of two funny characters; Bjørn… More.

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Daniel Sytsma partner at Achtung!

Per September Daniël Sytsma is partner at Achtung!, where he has worked as a designer since 2007. As a hybrid between strategy, concept and design he evolved into being creative director. Dick Buschman, founder of Achtung!: “With Daniël becoming shareholder in our agency we are incorporating strategy, concept and design in the heart of the organisation. It… More.

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An ode to the wind

Wow, what a beautiful animation, consisting of 7000 individual objects made from virtual paper and bringing an ode to the Dutch wind. As you can see the story explains that the wind brought the Netherlands a lot; being able to live below see level and the Dutch East Indies, for example. If you don’t speak… More.

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Biteman

Luis Suárez has become a raging internet meme by biting his opponent Giorgio Chiellini from Italy in the shoulder during the Worldcup of football in Brazil – the third time already he’s showing this toddler-like behaviour. Achtung! successfully jumped on the opportunity creating Biteman, a contemporary version of Pacman – similarly stressful, we’ve just experienced.… More.

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Let’s skip the Dutch

Jules Tervoort and Mischa Rozema (Post Panic) present the making of the ambitious international feature film ‘Sundays.’ Foto credit: Merten Snijders. A gutsy blogpost by Bert Hagendoorn resulted in a dedicated Creatie magazine and first live-event at Pakhuis de Zwijger, both brand named Dutch Digital Design. With founding father Hagendoorn in the lead, this first event… More.

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Nihom becomes partner at Achtung!

Head of Strategy at THEY, Boris Nihom (32), is becoming partner at Achtung!. After 8 years THEY Nihom thought it was time for a change. Nihom: “Achtung! is very much in touch with the zeitgeist, understands the desires of modern advertisers and knows what activates consumers. And though Achtung! is a ‘digital native agency’ it is… More.

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Holland wins 6 Webby’s

Last week the Spinawards were awarded to the best digital cases in the Netherlands. That was just a Dutch affair. You would guess that internationally the Webby’s are a better indicator. But when looking at the winners, the show doesn’t seem to represent the best of Holland’s digital work. The 18th edition awarded 3 Webby’s… More.

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