And yet... we would much rather be eating tiny effigies of our favourite video game characters. In fact, not so long ago, it was actually possible to do this.
Don't believe us? Just take a look at the ensuing and really important list.
We feel should also draw your attention to the artwork. Which was like something you'd see on the wall in a primary school classroom.
Also of note is that Donkey Kong's (three) nipples are on display. We've done some research, and think this might be the only instance in the history of breakfast cereals where a simian's nipples are on display. And before you say anything... the Cocoa Pops monkey wears a t-shirt.
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