Fuzzy flashbacks from days of yore - the 80s.

Superadgrunts, Adland has a special treat for you to wrap up 2005. Strangely enough, it involves going back to the early 80s - back when Saturday mornings meant something, dammit.

Click for more to discover a mess o' commercials from back in the day, all in Superadgrunt Quicktimey goodness.


National Dairy Board - Milk - Milk's Got More


Hi-C Fruit Drinks - You're Gonna Love Hi-C


Hubba Bubba Bubble Gum - Chewdown


Bubble Yum - Serious


M&Ms - The Bases


Reese's Peanut Butter Cups - Movie Theater


Rolo - The Thinker


Tomy - Starriors


Levi's - A Few Words


Fruit Corners - Fruit Roll-Ups - Hay Ride


Bonkers - Hotel Lobby


Hershey's Kisses - Circus


Hershey's Milk - Where Choclate Milk Comes From


Toys R Us - I Don't Wanna Grow Up


Nabisco - Newtons - Hiding Place


Nabisco - Oreo - Bright Ideas


3 Musketeers - Chocolate Cloud


Chef Boyardee - Zooroni


Twizzlers - Mouth


Kellogg's Honey Smacks - Class


Kellogg's - Froot Loops - Treasure


Kellogg's Corn Pops - Gotta Get Pops


Mattel Books - She-Ra Princess of Power


Kellogg's Rice Krispies - Slumber Party


Kool-Aid - Hot Kids


Post Honey-Comb - Gettin' Ready


General Mills - E.T. Cereal


Ralston Purina - Cookie-Crisp - Campers


General Mills - Honey Nut Cheerios - Grandpa


Chef Boyardee - Pac-Man Pastas


McDonald's - Wishful Thinking


McDonald's - Hot!


McDonald's - Chest of Drawers


McDonald's - Dancin'


Jell-O Pudding Pops - Slumber Party


Campbell's - Ice Skating


Aqua-Fresh for Kids - Surprise


Panosh Place - Voltron


Tomy - Verbot

Parker Brothers - Touching Tunes

LJN - Thundercats - Mumm-ra and Lion-O

Ideal - The Chipmunks

Tonka - Super Go Bots

Mattel - Sun Gold Malibu Barbie

Mattel - Poochie - soda shop

Mattel - Poochie Pals

Nerf - Boomerang

Hasbro - My Little Pony - Surprise

Mattel - Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars

Tomy - Lights Alive

Kenner - Super Powers Collection

Hasbro Softies - Gizmo / Gremlins

Post Alpha-Bits - Big Pig

Post Alpha-Bits - Computer Instant Winner Game

Mattel - Day-to-Night Barbie

Mattel - Barbie - Silver 'Vette

Lego - 566 - Like a Million Toys in One

Parker Brothers - Care Bear Books

Mattel - Masters of the Universe / He-Man - Stinkor

Mattel - Masters of the Universe / He-Man - Spikor

Mattel - Masters of the Universe / He-Man - Roton

Mattel - Masters of the Universe / He-Man - Land Shark

Mattel - Masters of the Universe / He-Man - Dragon Walker

Hasbro - G.I.Joe - Water Moccasin

Hasbro - G.I.Joe - Cobra Flightpods / Silver Mirage Motorcycle

Hasbro - G.I.Joe - Cobra Claw / Skyhawk

Kellogg's Frosted Flakes - Horsey Ride - Burger King variation

Kellogg's Frosted Flakes - Horsey Ride - M&Ms variation

Chips Ahoy! - Betcha Bite - 1

Chips Ahoy! - Betcha Bite - 1 - short

Chips Ahoy! - Betcha Bite - 2

Chips Ahoy! - Mystery Poster

Post Super Sugar Crisp - Solid Gold Instant Winner Game

K-Tel international - Break-Master

Tootsie Roll - Jingle / Swap-A-Joke Sweekstakes

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Comments (3)

  • Robblink's picture
    Robblink

    Brings back a lot of memories....it was around this time that I was inspired to go into the advertising business. Damn commercials!

    Dec 29, 2005
  • AnonymousCoward's picture
    AnonymousCoward (not verified)

    Where's the beef?

    Jan 03, 2006

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