Character names by Arthur Conan Doyle
My original concept for this diary was to talk about how the expiration of the copyright on Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories ... The use of Doyle's character names seems to be entirely a marketing strategy. People will turn out for a Sherlock ...
What happened when a fictional character penned an autobiography
And, to complete the illusion of Tutt's "autobiography," Train removed his own name from the byline ... remembered as the real person and I as the fictional character. And that, if anyone asks who Arthur Train was, the answer will be: "Train?
He-Man, the Captain Marvel of the 1980's
He-Man, title character from the "He-Man and the Masters of the Universe" cartoon series ... While these comparisons between Arthur and He-Man are obvious, the parallels between He-Man and a lesser-known hero, Captain Marvel, are downright striking.
What comic book characters would make a good videogame?
While relaxing I was thinking about what comic book characters keep popping up in videogames and which characters might be better suited for the games themselves. The big name characters and ... His sidekick Arthur is pudgy and cowardly with just enough ...
The Cosmic Menagerie
There are fictional aliens that resemble little green men ... (These beliefs damaged his scientific reputation, but they did lead to a friendship with Arthur Conan Doyle, who shared a fascination with spiritualism.) In 1864, Flammarion wrote a nonfiction ...