What on earth is going on with this Little Mermaid poster?

A shot of various colourful mermaids from a poster for the live-action Little Mermaid
(Image credit: Disney)

It's fair to say that Disney is no stranger to live-action remakes at this point, with its list of rehashed titles growing ever larger year by year. The classic tale of the Little Mermaid is one of the latest in production – but newer doesn't always mean better, and many Disney fans are baffled by this latest poster, which features some rather questionable Photoshop

The leak is certainly kicking up a stir on social media. The poster (originally found on Target's website) has been shared to Twitter and fans are rightfully pointing out the odd visuals. The poster shows Ariel with her sisters, and whilst the wide array of representation is something to be admired, the same can't be said for the graphic design on show. We certainly won't be adding it to our list of the best print ads of all time.

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Abi Le Guilcher
Ecommerce Writer

Abi Le Guilcher is Creative Bloq’s Ecommerce Writer. With a Bachelor of Arts in Creative Design for Game and Film, Abi enjoys almost anything creative and will either be found crafting or gaming in her spare time. Her previous experience as a retail assistant at CeX means she has a wide range of knowledge in both technology and media and loves to keep up to date with the latest tech. Abi is an avid cosplayer and has most recently worked with PlayStation and Santa Monica Studio on a promotional campaign for the release of God of War Ragnarök.