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Web Animation: Animator Vs Animation
An animator is pitted against his creation, the Animation.

That's this work in a nutshell. But the fun part? The craziness that ensues goes on a higher level each new installment!

Created on Adobe Flash and posted on Newgrounds and Deviant ART by Alan Becker, aka noogai (who, by now, is not at all a new guy).

This series provides examples of:

Animator VS Animation 1

Animator VS Animation 2
  • Ambiguous Gender: The AIM icon. While the animator and The Chosen One are referred to as male in the artist description, AIM is never referred to with gendered pronouns.
  • An Ice Person: The Chosen One. He freezes Mozilla Firefox with an ice-cold hand blast.
  • The Bad Guy Wins: The animator manages to enslave The Chosen One in the end.
  • Beam-O-War: Between the Adobe Photoshop icon and the Chosen One.
  • Bread, Eggs, Breaded Eggs: The files in the Recycle Bin: "crap", "junk", and "crappy junk".
  • Empowered Badass Normal: The Chosen One, due to the massive power boost the Animator gave him.
    • Given the power that he has, the Animator really should've stopped at "Beast"...
  • Freeze-Frame Bonus: The conversation between the Animator and the programmer.
  • High-Speed Missile Dodge: The Chosen One does this.
  • His Name Is...: The Animator's programmer friend was just about to reveal how to stop the Chosen One when AIM was killed.
  • Hoist by His Own Petard: AIM is killed when the Chosen One throws the open AIM window at him.
  • Shock and Awe: The Chosen One, again. Burns the Flash 8 icon with a storm cloud's lightning bolt.
  • Serial Escalation: In-universe example; When the Animator goes over what power level to make the new Animation, he goes through "victim", "killer", "BEAST", and finally stops on "The Chosen One".
  • Wreathed in Flames: When The Chosen One bursts through its restraints.

Animator VS Animation 3
  • Bullet Seed: The Chosen One eats a chunk of the Animator's essay and spits out letters (that coincidentally spelled out "waddup") at the Animator.
  • Bullet Time: The video uses this frequently.
  • Defeat Means Friendship: After The Chosen One defeated the Dark Lord, they teamed up to get revenge on the animator.
  • Earth-Shattering Kaboom: One of these done by the Dark Lord and The Chosen One at the end.
  • Evil Counterpart: The Dark Lord, who possesses similar abilities to the Chosen One and is a red stick figure.
  • Evil Overlord: Averted with the Dark Lord. He's actually The Dragon, and from the moment of his creation, it's pretty much established as such.
  • Gondor Calls for Aid: The Dark Lord rallies the desktop icons to help fight the Chosen One.
  • Groin Attack: Clippy's tornado attack with the letters does some of this.
  • Heel-Face Turn: The Dark Lord.
  • Hoist by His Own Petard: The Dark Lord and the desktop icons may have stood a better chance of winning had the Animator not left a game of Minesweeper open.
  • Screw Destiny: The Dark Lord's very purpose in life was to destroy The Chosen One. They eventually team up to get revenge on the animator.
  • Shout-Out: Pitting together the Chosen One and the Dark Lord is, of course, one to Harry Potter.
  • Stuff Blowing Up: A Minesweeper game Gone Horribly Wrong.
  • Took a Level in Badass: Mozilla Firefox. In 2, it was quickly subdued with an ice attack. Here, he does more damage.
  • Unexplained Recovery: AIM, who was killed in 2. Since then, it seems the Animator revived them, or he re-installed the program.
  • Villainous BSOD: Literally. The Animator gets a blue screen of death at the end. And he's the Big Bad to boot.
  • What Happened to the Mouse??: Clippy isn't seen again after he gets kicked out of Microsoft Word.
  • Zerg Rush: The desktop icons gang up against the Chosen One.

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