That’s right. Monkeys. Used to be, our most famous animal would’ve been a beaver, or maybe a moose. But one little monkey in a particularly smart winter coat changed all that about a week ago by paying a mysterious visit to a Toronto Ikea. The Ikea Monkey became a global phenomenon. And now, a group of enterprising animators are trying to cash in.
Lead by the intrepid Barnabas Wornoff, these opportunistic artists are sshlepping t-shirts, and working on a game. The Ikea Munke shirt can be purchased over here: http://www.ikeamonkeyshirt.com/. And the making of the shirt is documented here: http://darwinikeamonkeyshirt.blogspot.ca/
I’m assured the game is on its way, here’s some proof: