In or around 1985, the popular G.I. JOE cartoon aired an episode that was unlike anything seen for children’s programming.
The episode was titled, ‘There’s No Place Like Springfield‘. This episode found the character, Shipwreck, waking up to a place that is unfamiliar to him. He’s told things that don’t make sense to him. Shipwreck’s mind slowly starts to unravel as he tries to determine what is real and what is illusion.
This is a psychological thriller, culminating in some horrifying visuals for children.
Here’s some moments from this episode!