“Christmas to me is forgetting their differences and coming together. Singing and laughing, celebrating the spirit of the season… you know, Christmas cheer”
Now we’re touching upon one of my favortie 90’s cartoons! Let’s talk about how Rocko’s Modern Life perfectly blended animated surrealism and relatable scenarios to make the perfect Nicktoon. Oh and it’s Christmas episode is also a nice result.
Learn how Joe Murray, an aspiring animator got into making a Nicktoon and how much of the crew would move on to creating Spongebob, the spirital successor to Rocko.
Listen to this episode of the Behind the Bells Podcast
Author: Robert Nicholas