But what makes Bugs Bunny truly special is how he’s so unique in animation. Instead of having one set origin story from one particular artist, the development of his character came from a committee of the best artists. Instead of being an imitation of something that came before, or being too one-note of a character, his personality is versatile and adaptable, and can fit into any story (he’s been in more movies than any other animated character). And instead of being a motionless cartoon that just cracks jokes, he feels alive because his wiseass is always moving around the screen.


Bugs is a hell of a character and Kaptain Kristian explains more in the excellent video above.