This is Bort. He’s a robot. He’s kind of dumb, which I find funny since he’s a robot.
I’d never do this as a writer. I’d never read Moby Dick, sit down at a typewriter, and flesh out the tale of Moopy Dope and Corporal Doo Rag.
I guess borrowing ideas from other artists is fine so long as I don’t try and cash in on my ideas as originals.
BUT if someone is dumb enough to pay for The Adventures of Moopy Dope..