Mark Atwood (fallenpegasus) wrote,
Mark Atwood

(from eselgeist).

From the folks who brought you McGruff the Crime Dog. Faux Paw is their mascot for promoting Internet safety for kids. There's a really neat cartoon (REALLY good animation) available here

Okay, so far so normal, right? Eh, wait until you see the cartoon. Faux Paw is a cute, rather naive kitten-girl (with a French accent, even!) who seems to have an unfortunate habit of attracting Internet stalkers.

If you want to avoid wading thru all the stupid Flash, a direct link to the QuickTime MOV is here.

Despite being an "educational" "public service" POS, it's actually well done animation, done in style of and informed in the techniques of the old-school.

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