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10 Animated Viral Videos You've Probably Forgotten About

...or just blocked from your memory completely.

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1. Charlie the Unicorn

Youtube / FilmCow

Posted to YouTube by FilmCow in 2008, Charlie the Unicorn now has over 27 million views. The video follows the story of three unicorns trying to make their way to Candy Mountain - the land of sweets and joy and joyness.

2. He Man - What's Going On

Youtube / Slackcircus

The He Man video was created in 2005 by Slackcircus. It was first posted on Something Awful Forums and later found it's way to YouTube where it now has over 90 million views across various channels.

5. Badger Song

Jonti Picking

The Badger Song, first published in 2003 was created by Jonti Picking. The flash animation loops repeating the word "badger", occasionally breaking off to say "mushroom" or "snake. It's a snake".

6. Don't Hug Me. I'm Scared

This Is It

Published to YouTube in 2011, Don't Hug Me I'm Scared features various puppets and a colourful design. The video which first appears to be for children quickly takes a dark turn. Since publishing, the video has been watched over 33 million times.

7. Rejected

Don Hertzfeldt

The animated short comedy film by Don Hertzfeldt was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film in 2000 and received 27 awards from film festivals around the world. Rejected currently has almost 10 million views on YouTube.

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