Commercial Break: A right dog's dinner of a game

Some more wrong-headed advertising for you now – or maybe that should be wrong-arsed. If you watched last night’s episode of The Apprentice and suspected that there are major cultural differences between the UK and Germany, this ad won’t do anything to allay your fears.

It’s a kids’ game called Kackel Dackel and put plainly and simply, it’s some kind of shitting dog affair. Feed the mutt, roll the dice, pump the handle and then catch the poo in your plastic pan. Oh, and then make the girl have a sniff of it.

We’re not fluent in German so some of the nuances of the game might have gone flying right over our heads... but we doubt it. Scheiße!


  • Herr B.
    Played it. It's shit.
  • Commercial B.
    [...] yesterday, we unearthed the golden turd that is Kackel Dackel. Watch on in wonder as your kids play a game that involves feeding a plastic dog, throwing a dice [...]
  • plumber
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