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* ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse''


Some bemoan the style as a {{lazy|Artist}} [[ItsTheSameNowItSucks derivative of]] ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', as many current animators with the style have worked on the show. Others say that the style is just another periodic style that has dominated in a time period, like Creator/JohnKricfalusi's influence in the early [[TheNineties 90s]], ThickLineAnimation of the late [[TheNineties 90s]], or the {{animesque}} shows of the mid [[TurnOfTheMillennium 2000s]]. Despite this, the style has endured and is used during more quiet atmospheric moments. It has also been dubbed the "Calarts" style due the amount of artists who has used this style having been students at the California Institute of the Arts.

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Some bemoan the style as a {{lazy|Artist}} [[ItsTheSameNowItSucks derivative of]] ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', as many current animators with the style have worked on the show. Others say that the style is just another periodic style that has dominated in a time period, like Creator/JohnKricfalusi's influence in the early [[TheNineties 90s]], ThickLineAnimation of the late [[TheNineties 90s]], or the {{animesque}} shows of the mid [[TurnOfTheMillennium 2000s]]. Despite this, the style has endured and is used during more quiet atmospheric moments. It has also been dubbed the "Calarts" style due the amount of artists who has used this style having been students at the California Institute of the Arts.\n


* ''Amime/OnePiece'' is one of the few modern anime to use this trope, thanks to its art-style which, while ''far'' from simplistic, is more cartoony and relies somewhat on ToonPhysics. [[ArtEvolution It lessened over time]], however, as the art style started becoming less rounded and more on par with modern anime.

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* ''Amime/OnePiece'' ''Manga/OnePiece'' is one of the few modern anime to use this trope, thanks to its art-style which, while ''far'' from simplistic, is more cartoony and relies somewhat on ToonPhysics. [[ArtEvolution It lessened over time]], however, as the art style started becoming less rounded and more on par with modern anime.


Some bemoan the style as a {{lazy|Artist}} [[ItsTheSameNowItSucks derivative of]] ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', as many current animators with the style have worked on the show. Others say that the style is just another periodic style that has dominated in a time period, like Creator/JohnKricfalusi's influence in the early [[TheNineties 90s]], ThickLineAnimation of the late [[TheNineties 90s]], or the {{animesque}} shows of the mid [[TurnOfTheMillennium 2000s]]. Despite this, the style has endured and is used during more quiet atmospheric moments.

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Some bemoan the style as a {{lazy|Artist}} [[ItsTheSameNowItSucks derivative of]] ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', as many current animators with the style have worked on the show. Others say that the style is just another periodic style that has dominated in a time period, like Creator/JohnKricfalusi's influence in the early [[TheNineties 90s]], ThickLineAnimation of the late [[TheNineties 90s]], or the {{animesque}} shows of the mid [[TurnOfTheMillennium 2000s]]. Despite this, the style has endured and is used during more quiet atmospheric moments.
moments. It has also been dubbed the "Calarts" style due the amount of artists who has used this style having been students at the California Institute of the Arts.


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Some bemoan the style as a {{lazy|artist}} [[ItsTheSameNowItSucks derivative of]] ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', as many current animators with the style have worked on the show. Others say that the style is just another periodic style that has dominated in a time period, like Creator/JohnKricfalusi's influence in the early [[TheNineties 90s]], ThickLineAnimation of the late [[TheNineties 90s]], or the {{animesque}} shows of the mid [[TurnOfTheMillennium 2000s]]. Despite this, the style has endured and is used during more quiet atmospheric moments.

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Some bemoan the style as a {{lazy|artist}} {{lazy|Artist}} [[ItsTheSameNowItSucks derivative of]] ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', as many current animators with the style have worked on the show. Others say that the style is just another periodic style that has dominated in a time period, like Creator/JohnKricfalusi's influence in the early [[TheNineties 90s]], ThickLineAnimation of the late [[TheNineties 90s]], or the {{animesque}} shows of the mid [[TurnOfTheMillennium 2000s]]. Despite this, the style has endured and is used during more quiet atmospheric moments.



* {{Anime}} in general zigzags this trope. Most animes are drawing using thin outlines, but rarely do they ever use a soft, rubbery art-style like western shows, instead opting for stylized yet realistic-enough designs.



* ''Amime/OnePiece'' is one of the few modern animes to use this trope, thanks to its art-style which, while ''far'' from simplistic, is more cartoony and relies somewhat on ToonPhysics. [[ArtEvolution Its lessened over time]], however, as the art style started becoming less rounded and more on par with modern anime.

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* ''Amime/OnePiece'' is one of the few modern animes anime to use this trope, thanks to its art-style which, while ''far'' from simplistic, is more cartoony and relies somewhat on ToonPhysics. [[ArtEvolution Its It lessened over time]], however, as the art style started becoming less rounded and more on par with modern anime.



* ''WesternAnimation/TheAmazingWorldOfGumball'': [[MediumBlending Certain characters]], such as the Watterson and Fitzgerald families, are drawn in a rounded style. [[ArtEvolution The change in art style between the first two seasons]] made several character designs more round and less rectangular (particularly with the Wattersons), though it also made the outlines ''[[ThickLineAnimation thicker]]''.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheAmazingWorldOfGumball'': [[MediumBlending Certain characters]], such as the Watterson and Fitzgerald families, are drawn in a rounded style. [[ArtEvolution The change in art style between the first two seasons]] made several character designs more round and less rectangular (particularly with the Wattersons), though it also made the outlines ''[[ThickLineAnimation thicker]]''.[[ThickLineAnimation thicker]].


Thin-line animation or "Cal-arts Style," a stylistic trend that has emerged in TheNewTens based more around thinner lines and rounder shapes while still being distinctively {{western|animation}}. This style may have emerged for a number of different reasons. The emergence of {{anime}} and their influences on western cartoonists have made them focused less on detail. Different coloring techniques with digital art may have removed the need for thicker lines, and thus it only remains when it's a stylistic choice. The need for quicker, cheaper animation after the economic downturn may also drive the desire for more cheap, yet still pleasing animation styles.

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Thin-line animation or "Cal-arts Style," is a stylistic trend that has emerged in TheNewTens based more around thinner lines and rounder shapes while still being distinctively {{western|animation}}. This style may have emerged for a number of different reasons. The emergence of {{anime}} and their influences on western cartoonists have made them focused less on detail. Different coloring techniques with digital art may have removed the need for thicker lines, and thus it only remains when it's a stylistic choice. The need for quicker, cheaper animation after the economic downturn may also drive the desire for more cheap, yet still pleasing animation styles.


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* ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse''


Some bemoan the style as a {{lazy|artist}} derivative of ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', as many current animators with the style have worked on the show. Others say that the style is just another periodic style that has dominated in a time period, like Creator/JohnKricfalusi's influence in the early [[TheNineties 90s]], ThickLineAnimation of the late [[TheNineties 90s]], or the {{animesque}} shows of the mid [[TurnOfTheMillennium 2000s]]. Despite this, the style has endured and is used during more quiet atmospheric moments.

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Some bemoan the style as a {{lazy|artist}} [[ItsTheSameNowItSucks derivative of of]] ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', as many current animators with the style have worked on the show. Others say that the style is just another periodic style that has dominated in a time period, like Creator/JohnKricfalusi's influence in the early [[TheNineties 90s]], ThickLineAnimation of the late [[TheNineties 90s]], or the {{animesque}} shows of the mid [[TurnOfTheMillennium 2000s]]. Despite this, the style has endured and is used during more quiet atmospheric moments.



* Many of the earliest animes from the 60s, such as ''Anime/AstroBoy'' and ''Anime/KimbaTheWhiteLion'', featured this type of style. Justified, in that a lot of these works were influenced by cartoons made during the Silent and Golden age of animation.

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* Many of the earliest animes from the 60s, TheSixties, such as ''Anime/AstroBoy'' and ''Anime/KimbaTheWhiteLion'', featured this type of style. Justified, in that a lot of these works were influenced by cartoons made during the Silent and Golden age of animation.


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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Amphibia}}''


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* ''WesternAnimation/BigCityGreens''


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* ''WesternAnimation/FutureWorm''


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* ''WesternAnimation/PickleAndPeanut''


* ''WesternAnimation/ThundercatsRoar'': Part of the InternetBacklash surrounding it comes from its use of this style.

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* ''WesternAnimation/ThundercatsRoar'': ''WesternAnimation/ThunderCatsRoar'': Part of the InternetBacklash surrounding it comes from its use of this style.


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[[caption-width-right:348:Looks like RubberHoseLimbs made a comeback.[[caption-width-right:348:SphereEyes, RubberHoseLimbs, and big ol' bean-shaped grins. [[labelnote:Top to bottom]]''WesternAnimation/RegularShow'', ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'', ''WesternAnimation/{{Clarence}}'', ''WesternAnimation/The7D'', ''WesternAnimation/WeBareBears'', Lucky the Leprechaun, Chip the wolf, Wolf, ''WesternAnimation/{{Breadwinners}}'', and ''WesternAnimation/OKKOLetsBeHeroes''[[/labelnote]]]]



* Anime in general zigzags this trope. Most animes are drawing using thin outlines, but rarely do they ever use a soft, rubbery art-style like western shows, instead opting for stylized yet realistic-enough designs.

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* Anime {{Anime}} in general zigzags this trope. Most animes are drawing using thin outlines, but rarely do they ever use a soft, rubbery art-style like western shows, instead opting for stylized yet realistic-enough designs.


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* ''WebAnimation/CampCamp''


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* ''WesternAnimation/CraigOfTheCreek''


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* ''WesternAnimation/PinkyMalinky''


* ''WesternAnimation/ThundercatsRoar'' has caught considerable InternetBacklash for using this style.

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* ''WesternAnimation/ThundercatsRoar'' has caught considerable ''WesternAnimation/ThundercatsRoar'': Part of the InternetBacklash for using surrounding it comes from its use of this style.

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