Slideshow: The Return of General Mills' Monster Cereals

Count Chocula
Count Chocula
The Count was always my favorite as a boy. Clearly I was ahead of this whole ascendant, vampire obsession that has taken hold.
Franken Berry
Franken Berry
Franken Berry was my older brother's favorite, but I could never abide strawberry milk.
Boo Berry
Boo Berry
The third member of the family is the blue-headed stepchild Boo Berry. He has the claim to being the first blueberry-flavored breakfast cereal.
Taste Test
Taste Test
I doled out a portion of each of the three varieties.
Milk
Milk
I added some 2% milk (IMHO the perfect choice for cereal) and let that cereal do its magic. That is to say, I let the bowls stand for a few minutes to let the milk be infused with the cereal flavors.
Shapes
Shapes
While milk infusion was taking place, I investigated the various shapes up close. The cereal is ghost-shaped and the marshmallows are meant to be monster-head-shaped. Not surprisingly, Franken Berry's head is best suited for marshmallow verisimilitude.
Milk Comparison
Milk Comparison
The three cereals all delivered on the promise to transform my milk. I decanted each to get a side-by-side.