It is no secret that PlayStation’s prime canines aren’t significantly energetic on social media. If you happen to observe the likes of Hermen Hulst, Mark Cerny, and Shuhei Yoshida, you will not spot a complete lot of posts from them, on the whole. Jim Ryan, CEO of the corporate, does not appear to have a Twitter account in any respect, save for this parody profile. Nonetheless, there’s an excellent purpose to observe not less than certainly one of these fellows — Hulst, head of PlayStation Studios, has nice Twitter avatars.
This time final yr, he had a reasonably by-the-numbers, professional-looking headshot, the form of picture you’d see if he was doing an interview with Enterprise Insider or one thing. Nonetheless, sooner or later in 2021 following the launch of PS5, Hulst’s profile pic grew to become a cartoon depiction of the manager. Pretty innocuous, however definitely a giant change from his properly lit, stoic-faced picture from earlier than.
Nonetheless, what’s so good is that this picture adjustments occasionally to mirror a distinct PS5 recreation, and it is genius. Listed here are a number of examples — we’re virtually sure there are extra:
It is the truth that the face stays principally the identical with the identical expression, however it’s altered sufficient that you just recognise what collection or recreation is being referred to. From left to proper on the above lineup, we’ve Ghost of Tsushima Hermen, Ratchet Herman, Horizon Hermen, Death Stranding Hermen, and now God of War Hermen. Simply gorgeous work.
We’re positive we have missed a pair, however you get the concept. The perfect bit is that we’ve extra of those goofy issues to look ahead to. We might even think about a Gran Turismo 7 Hermen the place it is simply his eyes poking by means of the visor of a racing helmet. The chances are limitless, and we won’t wait.
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