There is a contingent of fans that watches the Super Bowl and takes a bathroom break during the game so they don't miss the commercials.

There is something at stake here for the companies who invested an enormous amount of money to buy time. A good spot can keep people talking for weeks or help launch a lasting campaign.

Here is a list of the best, the worst and the indifferent of this year's Super Bowl spots, from the standpoint of pure entertainment. Volkswagen is the biggest winner, and Pepsi and Doritos peppered the Super Bowl with hit or miss adds.

Watch the commercials after the jump!