The characters in KateModern, particularly Kate, Charlie, and Lauren seem to, at times, have trouble difficulties expressing themselves vocally. Instead, they use simple sketches and animation to provide insight into their emotions.
Animation in KateModern
- Fight and Flight -- Kate expresses her feelings about her ex-boyfriend crushing her heart.
- A Friendly Lie -- Maggots devour a burger as Kate shares her guilt over lying to her friends.
- Who would live in a room like this? -- Kate shows off Charlie's sketches of princesses and castles.
- Derrida --Kate scribbles through her frustration.
- Awful Video -- Hand-drawn images of a male stick figure holding birds is shown.
- Ninja Sangas (A Charlie Animation) -- Ninja Charlie makes sangas.
- Once Upon a Time -- Charlie animates the story of Kate and her friends over the past few weeks.
- The Rescue -- Ninja Charlie battles her way through a horde of ninjas to get to Princess Kate and Creepy Steve.
- Sinking in -- Ninja Charlie makes an unsuccesful attempt to get Gavin and Tariq's software back from Lee.
- Charlie and the Seven Snorks -- Ninja Charlie meets Prince Gavin before being beaten by the evil ninja Terrence.
- The Drugs Do Work -- Lauren uses a variety of pills to illustrate how she feels about having to take drugs for the rest of her life.
- Special Relationship? -- Lauren uses action figures to animate what happened to her during Precious Blood and to tell everyone that she now plans to team up with "the Americans."
- The Wedding Video -- Ninja Charlie saves Julia from her wedding to the "monster" Rupert Van Helden.