We decided that we would treat the swamp creature as if it were under observation and have it accidental hit it’s self in the face with the camera while it was trying to catch a fly.
Just looking at a few different ways the swamp creature could be designed, for maximum combination of cuteness and grossness.
We felt that having something a little less violent would work better as a comedic piece so we thought something like this might go down well with an audience.
As our idea for using a mouse in space seemed overly complicated we decided to go for something with a bore basic humor which was easier to convey. So we are looking into designing an ugly swamp creature and having some funny events conspire around it.