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The Nut Job (part 1)

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EDIT: I've had my account upgraded for allowance of higher file sizes, so now you can hear Zimmer's work in all its glory! Cheers Newgrounds team

Deep in the jungles of Hyde Park London, the squirrels discover the sinister truth behind their poor harvest. Vyle Bakeries Ltd have devised a cost-cutting scheme to obtain ingredients for their Cookie range and are stealing nuts right from the rodent's own stash piles.
Faced with the prospect of either starving or having to pay extortionate prices for coffee shop cookies, the squirrels join forces and tackle the problem at the source... in an inexplicable and highly implausible way.

This is my third Flash cartoon and pretty much the limits of what my poor computer and I are capable of producing. Six months in the making, six huge sheets of storyboarding, over one hundred pages of scanned illustrations and more effort put in than all my high school projects combined (As if that's saying much...).

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So this was a really nice and "ARTISTIC" film you have running here, one thing I "NOTICED" besides the very live "STORY" was what you did with the art the shades alone or very well textured and deep and it jumped out at ame right away so I was pretty impressed with this, Some added dialog and or subtitles for characters might do well I know there was not much talk at all but im sure you could have put signs in subtitles to show off more of there thinking process, anyways nice entry here.

~~THINGS TO IMPROVE ON~~
Some added dialog and or subtitles for characters might do well I know there was not much talk at all but im sure you could have put signs in subtitles to show off more of there thinking process

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So many references...

I'm glad I saw this when part 2 was out,I don't think I would want to wait for it!
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a good animation, interesting, and very fluid, liked the expressions, and how it matched the music. very well-done.

Once again, another amazing and inspiring animation from FutureSquirrel. I just have to say, I love your animations. In all honestly no flaws I can see were found during my viewing, just humour, fun, and crazy ideas into one animation. I can't wait to see more from you, and I'm looking forward to seeing you submit artwork into Newgrounds.

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Jan 16, 2008
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