Sidenote Full Story

When a notion mentioned in passing in one work becomes the full story of another work by the same author. Most often a book trope.


  • Nevada - Courtesy of Wikipedia: "The origin of the character is to be found in a Howard the Duck story that contained a "mandatory fight scene" between a Las Vegas chorus girl, an ostrich and a standing lamp. Neil Gaiman said he'd like to see that story. So when Gerber was asked to come with something original by Vertigo editor Karen Berger, he created Nevada."


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