'Back to the Future' Pepsi Releases EARLY Angering Fans.
Pepsisaid it would release 6,500 bottles of Pepsi Perfect to fans in the U.S. on Tuesday evening. But some fans said they were unable to buy the soda, leading to outrage on social media. Pepsi Perfect was release 40 minutes early. Only 6,500 bottles were made.
For those that don't know today, October 21st, 2015 is Back to the Future day. The soda was featured in the 1989 film "Back to the Future Part 2," a story that transported characters Marty McFly and Dr. Emmet Brown to Oct. 21, 2015. The collectible "Pepsi Perfect" was selling for $20.15, and featured the same 16.9 ounce bottle that McFly orders at Hill Valley's futuristic "Café 80's."
542 Reviews gave the Pepsi Perfect one star and a very angry review. A few of which are below:
Needless-to-say fans are not happy. May now intending to boycott Pepsi. I myself am upset by the release. I was also looking to purchase one of these collectible Back to the Future Pespi Perfects. Today is a big day for #BTTF fans.