In what critics will surely hail as a brilliant and groundbreaking deconstruction of Hayao Miyazaki's 1989 anime Majo no Takkyubin (Kiki's Delivery Service), where a witch uses her powers for the benefit of her community, influential comic book writer and sometimes magician Alan Moore has made news by making a generous Christmastime donation to the needy in his hometown of Northampton, England. The co-creator of such memorable
As many of us recover from gorging ourselves on holiday goodies, treks to our family homes, and holiday cheer slowly turning back into whatever else we feel the rest of the year, we've got a roundup of some of our favorite holiday-related links from around the blogosphere
Remember that scene in "A Charlie Brown Christmas" where Chuck gets down on himself for never receiving any cards in the mail come holiday time? Well, he really should have considered working for George Lucas
Christmas and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have not always gelled with the greatest of ease. In fact, combining the two has traditionally resulted in madness.
While the 1994 direct-to-video atrocity "We Wish You a Turtles Christmas" ruined enough childhoods to warrant an appearance on a recent holiday installment of Everything Is Terrible, there is another fun way to get you
Before Sonic the Hedgehog had two North American animated series broadcast simultaneously, the Blue Blur kicked it continuity-free style from the comfort of his then-burgeoning Archie Comic title.
And what a title!
In one of the series earliest issues - "Sonic The Hedgehog" #6, to be exact - Sonic not only lives through the video game events of 1993's "Sonic Spinball," in the issues second tale he puts the evil Dr. Robotnik through his o
Last week, we brought you a list of our favorite DC Christmas stories, but the Distinguished Competition isn't the only company that's brought its share of four-color holiday cheer! That's why this week, we've turned once again to ComicsAlliance contributor and recovering wassail addict Chris Sims to bring us Marvel's eight best holiday stories!
8. The Spirit of the Season - "Marvel Holiday Special" (1993)
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Grant Morrison may be tearing it up on "Batman and Robin" of late, but there's one villain that may be too weird for even the writer of "Final Crisis
There may still be 16ish shopping days left until Christmas, but if you're like Batman, you may not be in the mood for holiday mirth just yet.
Fortunately for those needing seasonal inspiration, there's the animated action figure short, "'Twas The Dark Knight Before Christmas."