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According to Lucias, the Seraphim from are this. Probably isn't helped by the fact that they have extremely pale skin with Two Keys pitch black eyes
While the characters look fine on paper, they become horrible, twisting abominations when animated.
Questionable Content Many webcomics that use CGI models, such as in Poser or DAZ Studio, are subject to this. Poser simply has big problems with the Valley, since depending on the skill of the artist using it and the amount of time and money he's willing to invest in creating panels, it can range from passable to downright horrifying.
is a rare subversion of the logic behind Suicide for Hire Furries Are Easier to Draw. There's just something not right about the character faces...
presents: Unshelved vegan food. Almost like real stuff... almost.
Homestuck Lil' Cal is described as being in "the Uncanny Laurentian Abyss". Really, though, if Mr. Hussie wishes to use this, you will know: for instance, a Diagram; a self-portrait intended to disturb; the Duttle... the list could go on and on.
While she's an alien species probably best described as "a green skull monster," Calliope tends to stay away from the Valley due to her sweet mannerisms. Caliborn, on the other hand...
turns previously non-creepy characters into manically cheerful, technicolor versions of themselves so Trickster Mode Sickeningly Sweet it's disturbing.
And it spreads. In , Kimiko Ross tends to cover her cyborg arm with a long sleeve because "it Dresden Codak always creeped people out".
explains the valley Manly Guys Doing Manly Things here from cartoon to creepy and back again,
No Face from is an easily accomplished attempt at making something human, but disgustingly monstrous. He also eats hearts, just to add to the (puneriffic) images of terror.
YU+ME: dream Part the appeal of is that it The Order of the Stick inverts uncanny valley by having cartoon stick figures who are clearly unrealistic looking while showing human qualities, which endears readers to them.
Arguably, the characters fall to the left of the valley, as they are cartoony enough to avoid being uncanny.
In , the attempts of the ameboid Starslip Dahk to look human are... less than appealing to say the least.
Unintentional but Linneus from falls into this and can end up Teahouse positively frightening ◊.
: When Jones reveals to Annie that Gunnerkrigg Court she's not human and can't feel emotions, we ( or at least Annie) also find out why she never seems to smile ( or rather why she doesn't bother trying to mimic emotions). This bonus strip is fittingly named "Uncanny Jonsey".
: used to describe android girl Kiwi Blitz 42 on the cast page.
The Alpha Droids of are more cute than anything, though their inexpressive, jewel-like eyes can be a little creepy. But it's when they Commander Kitty shut down that they plunge right into the valley, with their blank-eyed, corpse-like expression. Even worse is former
Big Bad Zenith's breakdown, having been the most "human" of the bunch. She's later booted back up, completely devoid of any personality, with a blank, red-eyed stare to match.