Robbie Rotten is a character that often appears in panels and is the villain the children's show Lazy town
On August 21st, 2018, Stefán Karl Stefánsson (Robbie Rotten's actor's name) had passed away, the community responded by putting their avatar as him. People On packid851's list After the unfortunate death of the actor who played the character, Robbie Rotten-themed games skyrocketed in popularity and showed up more frequently as fans wanted to pay respects to the actor. Initially, Robbie Rotten became popular a few years ago after the meme We Are Number one was created. Shortly after, like most memes, it fizzled out as less and less people began creating memes about the song. Once word got around that the actor was battling cancer, fans of the show who had grown up with it, and people who liked memes began donating to support the expenses of his treatment. The meme became popular once again, inevitably, people began making Drawception games based off of the character and actor.