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Web Animation: The Nightmare Before Christmas Who Skellingtons Revenge
'Twas a long time ago,
Longer now, than it seems.
In a place that perhaps you've seen in your dreams.
For the story that you are about to be told
Took place in the world of YouTube Poop.
Now, you're probably wondering where Mo Bros Studios has been.
If you haven't, I'd say it's high time you'd begun...

A YouTube Poop created by Mo Bros Studios, The Nightmare Before Christmas Who: Skellington's Revenge is Mo Bros Studios' longest and by far more complex video made to date, clocking in at a whopping 21 minutes.

The story begins on October 28, 2012, when Mo Bros Studios' Halloween special has been cancelled. Despondent, Jack Skellington stumbles upon the upcoming Christmas special, and decides to take it over. Meanwhile, in Bikini Bottom, Sandy introduces Spongebob to the concept of Christmas, and soon all of Bikini Bottom is getting ready for the festivities - even characters from other franchises join in the fun. However, Jack will stop at nothing to claim a holiday of his own, and ends up hiring a monstrous force of nature that may ruin the holidays for all.

Considerably Darker and Edgier than many of Mo Bros' productions, Skellington's Revenge is notable for its' extensive use of effects and video editing, particularly in the second half of the video. For the characters featured here, see the Character page.


Provides examples of:

  • Adaptational Villainy: Jack Skellington is the Big Bad who's more than willing to hurt people to get what he wants, albeit this was after his Halloween special got screwed over.
  • Ambiguously Gay: Spongebob appears to think so of Squidward.
  • An Ass Kicking Christmas: The second half of the video becomes this.
  • Ax-Crazy: Mr. Krabs appears to be, considering he only asks Santa for ponies so he can have their rear ends CUT OFF!! AND MOUNTED!! OVER HIS FIRE-
  • Back from the Dead: All the heroes who die are brought back to life at the end. Lampshaded by the Heavy, who shouts "WE LIVE!" as they all emerge victorious on Christmas Morning.
  • Badass Crew: The entire group that gets abducted by Jack and Black Hiver.
  • Berserk Button: Spongebob apparently presses Jack's (who's disguised as Santa), when he asks him where his "big, round belly" is.
  • Big Bad: Jack Skellington, until he realizes he's been played by...
    • Bigger Bad: Black Hiver, the sadistic holiday demon who just wants to destroy all life.
  • Butt Monkey: Squidward, who not only gets torched by Mr. Krabs for mocking Christmas, but gets a car jammed through his house.
    • Chris also counts.
  • The Cameo: Derpy Hooves, Pinkie Pie, Phineas and Ferb, Eustace Bagg, Thomas the Tank Engine, and Mario (thankfully not the insane murderer from previous poop's) all make brief appearances throughout the poop.
  • Car Meets House: Poor Squidward.
  • The Corruption: When Black Hiver steals their souls, Fluttershy, Scout and Soldier are turned into monstrous minions of his.
  • Crouching Moron, Hidden Badass:
    Ed: Pardon me, miss (Shoves hand inside of a screaming Mecha-Scout, rips out his battery, and drinks it)
  • Darker and Edgier: Far more so than previous poop's by Mo Bros.
  • Did You Just Punch Out Cthulhu?: Soldier certainly just fired a missile launcher at Black Hiver.
    Soldier: Take your voodoo rabbit ass back to Canada!
  • Disney Acid Sequence: Jack has one when he's high on crack, set to Pink Floyd's "Comfortably Numb".
  • Disney Villain Death: The fates of Patrick, Ed and Heavy.
  • Dwindling Party: Thanks to the Black Hiver.
  • Earn Your Happy Ending: Do they ever.
  • Eldritch Abomination: Black Hiver. Just to show how nasty this piece of work is, the theme that plays when he's being summoned? The theme from The Omen.
  • Elite Mook: Patchy the Pirate and the undead nutcracker are this to Black Hiver. Scout, Soldier and Fluttershy join them (the former two now robots), after death.
  • Evil Is Not a Toy: Jack learns this about Black Hiver almost too late.
  • Family-Unfriendly Death: Soldier and Scout get turned into robots, Patrick dies by falling from high up and his body is eaten by Patchy, Fluttershy is turned into a monstrous version of herself, Eddy, Edd and Spy get burned alive, and Ed and Heavy eventually fall to their deaths despite lasting the longest besides Spongebob.
  • Five-Man Band: The gang.
  • Full-Frontal Assault: Played for Laughs in the case of Second Gear Spongebob; all he was wearing when he Took a Level in Badass was a ridiculous pair of Christmas shoes, a nutcracker hat, his martial arts gloves, and a sprig of mistletoe that fell off at one point.
  • Get a Hold of Yourself, Man!: Heavy Weapons Guy does this to Ed in "Skellington's Revenge".
    Heavy: Put your fists up, little man!
  • Heel Realization: Jack has one towards the end.
  • Hope Spot:
    Ed: ( sees that Patrick is dead and being eaten by Patchy) OH NOES! (sees Fluttershy smiling) Fluttershy? YOU'RE ALIVE! (runs toward her)
    Fluttershy: You're...going to LOVE ME!!!!!! ( transforms into a monstrous demon with chainsaws for arms and decapitates Patchy)
    Ed: AHHHHHHHH!!! DON'T TAKE MY HEAD! DON'T TAKE MY HEAD!
  • I'm a Humanitarian: Patchy the Pirate, of all people.
  • Jerkass: Jack Skellington, until his Heel-Face Turn.
  • Kick the Dog: Jack does it a lot.
  • Kill 'em All: Almost all of the heroes get killed in horrible ways, though it's thankfully undone by the end.
  • Kill the Cutie: Poor Fluttershy gets her soul stolen and her body is turned into a monster.
  • Knight of Cerebus: Black Hiver is not Played for Laughs at all. His debut marks the point when the poop turns very, very dark.
  • Last Stand: Ed and Heavy pull one when it seems they're the last ones left alive.
  • Leeroy Jenkins: Soldier, who immediately leads the charge against the Black Hiver.
  • The Man Behind the Man: Jack doesn't realize the Hiver's been playing him till it's almost too late.
  • Noodle Incident: Why do Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy need a decent lawyer?
    • Black Hiver states that the past must be "paid for" at one point.
  • Odd Friendship: Scout and Fluttershy, the latter always hiding behind him whenever she's scared.
  • Paper-Thin Disguise: Jack shows up in Bikini Bottom disguised as Santa by simply wearing a flat Santa mask. It doesn't hold up for very long.
  • Rule of Three: From "Skellington's Revenge - "
    Sally: (after Jack says her vision of Christmas disaster is splendid and asks her to make him some crack) No! You're being an ass!
    Mayor: (after Jack kicks him out for saying conquering Christmas is a bad idea) Ugh...You're being an ass!
    Jack: (after realizing The Hiver is just using him to take over Halloween) How could I be such an ass?
  • Stupid Statement Dance Mix: Heavy gets his own mini-musical number when he covers The Nutcracker Suite entirely with the word "Putis".
  • Super Mode: Spongebob's Second Gear mode.
  • Take That: Mo Bros gets in a diss on Mitt Romney.
    • Squidward at one point travels in time to "the present" - which depicts the Capitol building with money pouring down and a sign reading "America, Inc.: $$$ > Human Life", all while Moar Krabs appears in the background. The video was uploaded at the same time as the September 2013 US government shut-down, making the Take That all the more poignant.
  • This Is Gonna Suck:
    ( upon the Hiver's awakening) Heavy: I think we need more men...
  • Title Drop:
    Eddy: It's like a nightmare before Christmas, Double D!
  • Tome of Eldritch Lore: The Olden Guide To Conquering Christmas.
  • Your Soul Is Mine: Black Hiver's specialty.

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