History Comicbook / TheLastTemptation

21st Mar '18 9:45:55 AM TheMountainKing
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The story focuses on a boy name Steven who, on the day before Halloween, encounters the Showman and his [[TheLittleShopThatWasntThereYesterday Theatre of the Real]]. Inside Steven is treated to a show of all the horrors of the future, and the loneliness and doubt that adulthood offers. While this fails to crack Steven's will, he does find himself taken with the Showman's lovely female assistant, Mercy. After leaving the theatre, the Showman proceeds to attack Steven's sense of security through various mind games and eventually offers him an escape from having to face the future, [[DealWithTheDevil for a price of course.]]

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The story focuses on a boy name named Steven who, on the day before Halloween, encounters the Showman and his [[TheLittleShopThatWasntThereYesterday Theatre of the Real]]. Inside Steven is treated to a show of all the horrors of the future, and the loneliness and doubt that adulthood offers. While this fails to crack Steven's will, he does find himself taken with the Showman's lovely female assistant, Mercy. After leaving the theatre, the Showman proceeds to attack Steven's sense of security through various mind games and eventually offers him an escape from having to face the future, [[DealWithTheDevil for a price of course.]]



* ShoutOut: The librarian is reading a book by Richard Maddock, a minor character and novelist in ComicBook/TheSandman.

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* ShoutOut: The librarian is reading a book by Richard Maddock, a minor character and novelist in ComicBook/TheSandman.''ComicBook/TheSandman''.
6th Feb '18 10:45:46 PM Eldritcho
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17th Sep '17 2:55:21 PM BenOfHouston
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* GlamourFailure: Mercy, in spite of all her allure and charm, doesn't appear to have [[{{Squick}} any skin on her back.]]

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* GlamourFailure: Mercy, [[CuteMonsterGirl Mercy]], in spite of all her allure and charm, doesn't appear to have [[{{Squick}} any skin on her back.]]]]
16th Aug '17 12:34:16 PM SeptimusHeap
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* ShotaCon: While nothing explicit ever happens, Steven has a pretty healthy sex drive for a kid his age. Because of this, the Showman appeals to Steven's lust to draw him in.
6th Sep '15 6:00:48 PM nombretomado
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''The Last Temptation'' was a limited comic series originally published in the now defunct Marvel Music imprint and republished in a collected volume by Dark Horse. It was developed by NeilGaiman and Music/AliceCooper originally as Cooper's concept album of the same name, but eventually was adapted as a comic by Gaiman and illustrated by Michael Zulli.

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''The Last Temptation'' was a limited comic series originally published in the now defunct Marvel Music imprint and republished in a collected volume by Dark Horse. It was developed by NeilGaiman Creator/NeilGaiman and Music/AliceCooper originally as Cooper's concept album of the same name, but eventually was adapted as a comic by Gaiman and illustrated by Michael Zulli.
30th Sep '13 1:32:44 AM Fyrmer
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* {{Guyliner}}: The Showman, in accordance with his Alice Cooper-inspired appearance. Steven also dons some as a Halloween costume near the end of the story.
21st Jul '13 3:56:04 AM foxley
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* CircusOfFear
7th Jul '12 1:53:07 PM FELH2
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* ShoutOut: The librarian is reading a book by Richard Maddock, a minor character and novelist in TheSandman.

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* ShoutOut: The librarian is reading a book by Richard Maddock, a minor character and novelist in TheSandman.ComicBook/TheSandman.



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15th Oct '11 12:18:19 PM nombretomado
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''The Last Temptation'' was a limited comic series originally published in the now defunct Marvel Music imprint and republished in a collected volume by Dark Horse. It was developed by NeilGaiman and AliceCooper originally as Cooper's concept album of the same name, but eventually was adapted as a comic by Gaiman and illustrated by Michael Zulli.

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''The Last Temptation'' was a limited comic series originally published in the now defunct Marvel Music imprint and republished in a collected volume by Dark Horse. It was developed by NeilGaiman and AliceCooper Music/AliceCooper originally as Cooper's concept album of the same name, but eventually was adapted as a comic by Gaiman and illustrated by Michael Zulli.
14th Oct '11 7:54:26 PM nrjxll
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The story focuses on a boy name Steven who, on the day before Halloween, encounters the Showman and his [[TheLittleShopThatWasntThereYesterday Theatre of the Real]]. Inside Steven is treated to a show of all the horrors of the future, and the loneliness and doubt that adulthood offers. While this fails to crack Steven's will, he does find himself [[IfYouKnowWhatIMean taken with the Showman's lovely female assistant, Mercy.]] After leaving the theatre, the Showman proceeds to attack Steven's sense of security through various mind games and eventually offers him an escape from having to face the future, [[DealWithTheDevil for a price of course.]]

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The story focuses on a boy name Steven who, on the day before Halloween, encounters the Showman and his [[TheLittleShopThatWasntThereYesterday Theatre of the Real]]. Inside Steven is treated to a show of all the horrors of the future, and the loneliness and doubt that adulthood offers. While this fails to crack Steven's will, he does find himself [[IfYouKnowWhatIMean taken with the Showman's lovely female assistant, Mercy.]] Mercy. After leaving the theatre, the Showman proceeds to attack Steven's sense of security through various mind games and eventually offers him an escape from having to face the future, [[DealWithTheDevil for a price of course.]]
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