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#1 The Dingus Diddler

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Posted 03 October 2012 - 08:40

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I don’t have much time for marketing stunts, but the Wesker and Son pop-up butchers at London’s Smithfield Market piqued my interest. Organised by the publishers of the upcoming Resident Evil 6 video game, Wesker and Son sells meat made to look like human body parts. I managed to sneak in without revealing my identity and managed to get a look around. Sadly the man on duty wasn’t actually a butcher so he wasn’t able to tell me much about the pork used. Still, Wesker and Son is nothing if not a giggle and is open Friday 28th and Saturday 29th September from 09.00 to 18.00.

More pictures here.

The event is finished now but I thought it was pretty neat and didn't see it posted on the forums

#2 Blueclub



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Posted 03 October 2012 - 08:56

I want 5KGs of hand meat and 1/2KG of breast fat to go with it please!

Yuk!!! The pictures are just ewww

#3 The King of GnG

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Posted 03 October 2012 - 13:50

The only thing the Resident Evil brand is still good for: advertising....

#4 Growled


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Posted 04 October 2012 - 00:02

That's cool. More businesses need advertising like that.

#5 techbeck


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Posted 04 October 2012 - 00:07

I know one place I wouldnt be going to buy sausages or hot dogs....

I know its not real body parts, but just looking at a life like body part and then eating it is enough to turn my stomach.

#6 Detection


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Posted 04 October 2012 - 00:10

I wonder if health and safety do any DNA checks to make sure ....