Web Animation: C Students
Penny: I got a C...
August: Oh... Well when you put it like that you make it seem like the worst thing ever.
Kevin: You got a C too? Wow. And here I thought you were smart.C Students
is a 2014 animated web series created by AnimatedJames
. The story focuses on the three main characters August, Penny, and Kevin, three friends just trying to make their way through high school and all its perils, including, but not limited to: Alpha Bitches
, relationships, sex, batshit insane teachers, creepy twins, Italian bullies, swearing, and Chuck Jones
cartoon physics.C Students
is based off of an 11 minute short called Cancer Crusaders. Cancer Crusaders was intended as the pilot to a series called Seniors. Seniors
was about seven main characters, all high school seniors, and were fictitious versions of the voice actors themselves. Being an independent project, however, Seniors
went through Development Hell
because of many factors, including voice actors taking forever to record their lines, recording their lines with shitty hardware, James not hearing back from the people involved for months at a time, and many more. Because of this, creator James Barkley
decided to cancel Seniors, and give it new life in the form of C Students,
which is supposed to be easier to manage and create, having less people involved.
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