The third most unsuccessful comic-book adaptation of all time is…

Winsor McKay didn't just create one of the most influential comics of all time, Little Nemo in Slumberland — he also was an animation pioneer, creating some of the first real animated films. So it's kind of sad that the animated movie version of Little Nemo, from 1992, was such a flop — at one point, I saw it listed… » 12/28/11 5:30pm 12/28/11 5:30pm

What happened when Warren Ellis went to Little Nemo's Slumberland?

We've seen Little Nemo's encounters with H.R. Giger, but what precipitated when he crossed path with Warren Ellis? As part of Ellis' Whitechapel redesign contests (previously: 1, 2, 3, 4), author Si Spurrier challenged illustrators to give Winsor McCay's drowsy cartoon hero from the early 1900s a bizarre makeover. As… » 10/26/11 2:30pm 10/26/11 2:30pm

Is Little Nemo in Gigerland the most disturbing mash-up ever?

With further ado, here's Giorgio Comolo depicting Little Nemo's adventure in the land of nightmare fuel. It seems a whole lot less fun that the time he went to Miyazaki Land (or the DC Universe). And for a real life Gigerland, see the Giger Bar. » 8/21/11 7:30pm 8/21/11 7:30pm