The Super Bowl may as well be a holiday in America but perhaps even bigger than the game itself is what happens when it goes to break. That's right, folks, we're talking about Super Bowl commercials and we've got video of a lot of them available right here.
We're just one day away from Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana, on Sun., Feb. 3, 2013, where the AFC Champion Baltimore Ravens will battle the NFC Champion San Francisco 49ers for the right to hoist the Lombardi Trophy.
There's more than just a game to get hyped for, though. When you're not watching Colin Kaepernick dropping dimes to Vernon Davis or Joe Flacco airing deep balls to Torrey Smith in between doses of Frank Gore and Ray Rice, respectively, you'll be taking in commercials that cost upwards of $4 million.
And that's just 30 seconds of space.
That's what happens when a television show frequently breaks more than 100 million viewers like the Super Bowl. It also makes for a mad dash of creativity, as every company willing to shell out that kind of coin is eager to put its best foot forward in front of the largest audience possible.
It makes for some seriously compelling commercials.
Luckily for us, many of these commercials are released or leaked before they air during the game and in this post, we'll share as many as we can get our grubby little hands on. This post will be updated as more come in, so be sure to check back frequently.
Let's get it: