Tag Archives: Tintin

Lovecraft does Tintin

This Hergé-Lovecraft mashup by Murray Groat aka muzski is part of a whole set which is presented in its entirity by one of my favourite guilty pleasures, How to Carve Roast Unicorn.  I am by no means a Lovecraftian, but … Continue reading

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Tintin groks McDonald’s

The first branded ad campaign to land on the contintent on the occasion of the upcoming Tintin movie, turns out to be for McDonald’s.  Continuing their, rather unfavourably received, campaign that in the past features French heroes like Astérix, a … Continue reading

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More blistering barnacles

Turns out Captain Haddock is not Scottish, but rather has a certain Antepodian accent… (from Jeuxactu.com)

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Infinite iconoclasts !

There’s a whole story in these two panels from reddit.  I wonder what my narration theory friends make of this.

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Tintin previews get better and better

Earlier this week a new trailer was released for The Secret Of The Unicorn, the Spielberg-Jackson movie based on two of the best Tintin books around. Even though some of the scenes in the trailer are hopefully not the final … Continue reading

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Tintin by Panter

Look, it’s Tintin (and Snowy) as recreated by American artist and cartoonist Gary Panter.  From his recent show in the Galerie Martel in Paris.  Check out the online catalogue for lots more interesting stuff, including original Smoke Wagon strips and … Continue reading

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Tintin as a young man

This Tintin portrait, based on what must be the only the only clear image of what the young reporter will look like in the new Jackson/Spielberg movie, was created by 19-year old Deviant artist bittercarrot.  I truly like it, especially … Continue reading

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No Screwing Up So Far

Hot on the heels of the new Tintin posters, here’s the first trailer for Secret of the Unicorn, with actual footage.  From what I can see, there’s no screwing up so far.  I would have liked Tintin to speak French … Continue reading

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Please don’t screw this up

If this poster is anything to go by, the Spielberg-Jackson Tintin movie might actually be not such a bad idea.  But please, please, don’t screw this up…

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Tintin shot first !

Forget your quibbling about whether Han shot first or not.  It was Tintin all along !  At least, that’s what Dan Hipp wants us to believe… (via the excellent Popped Culture.  Artwork © Dan Hipp, Tintin © Moulinsart 2011)

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