If you’re the type to read hockey blogs during a lockout in September, it’s safe to call yourself a hockey fan. You probably have a pretty good grasp of what’s going on with the NHL right now.

But if you ever needed a quick, two-minute way to explain to your friends who aren’t as diehard, you’ve come to the right place.

Below is the lockout explained in Taiwanese animation form. As you’ll see about two seconds in, it’s a little gory, so if that’s not your thing, maybe sit this one out.