Black Mirror Duo delivers an animated “Bandersnatch” experience


Netflix has released the latest trailer for Burglar cat for those who have always wanted to experience chaos similar to The simpsons’ “Itches and scratches”. Described as classic cartoon madness meets an interactive quiz, this tex avery-toon inspired by the creators of black mirror, the viewer helps Rowdy Cat vex Peanut the Security Pup and breaks into a museum in an effort to get away with a priceless prize. With an average duration of ten minutes and more than an hour and a half of animation to choose from, the spectator could play Burglar cat a hundred times and never see the same cartoon twice!

Cat Burglar (2022). Image courtesy of Netflix

In the trailer you’re about to see, Rowdy is chased by Peanut as we see the action throughout the museum, seeing the duo in various storylines make the most of each other. If the user takes too long or responds incorrectly, the next scene leads to death, but without the extreme gore of “Itchy & Scratchy”. Burglar cat presents the voices of Trevor Devall, James Adomian,and Alan Lee. Broke and Bones is the production company behind the series, and Boulder Media is responsible for the animation. The series is written by james bowman and mike hollingsworthwho is also an executive producer with Charlie Brooker and Annabelle Jones.

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch paved the way for the cat burglar

Burglar cat is Brooker and Jones’ second interactive adventure following 2018’s live interactive adventure in Black Mirror: Bandersnatch which saw viewers decide the fate of a young programmer, who begins to question reality when he adapts a mad writer’s fantasy novel into a video game. Directed by David Slade and written by Brooker, it featured Fionn Whitehead, Craig Parkinson, Alice Lowe, Asim Chaudhry, Will Poulter, Tallulah Haddon, Paul Bradley, Jonathan Aris, and Catriona Knox. Burglar cat premieres on Netflix on February 22.

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