Based on the classic tale of a mysterious piper who rids a town of its rat infestation with his music. When the townsfolk refuse to pay the piper his fee, he lures all the town’s children away to a magical land in the same manner.
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[Cartoon Network] This is so vile a story. And really there are no heroes here. Those Germans surely made horrific kid's stories (altho in fairness this was inspired by real events). as a kid it always baffled that he kid in crutches would be so quick to abandon those as he enters the playground. Had a bad feeling. Some people say the playground is a metaphor for Heaven, therefore death and that the piper is satan :s