Who's to say if some methods of animation are better than others, but some are differently rarer. It's not often you see someone animate in chalk, but that's exactly what artist Chris Carlson did. And while the results are cool, it certainly wasn't exactly an efficient method poissible; it took 30 hours of chalkin' over four days. But the result is pretty sweet.
I wish the game I had on my old Nokia brick had looked like that. [YouTube]