publication date: Friday, February 10, 2012 (part of Winter 2012)

category: Comics

clue: Transforming European art over sixty years must have been quite an adventure.

explanation: Hergé was the author of The Adventures of Tintin, a series of 23 comic books published over sixty years that introduced a new art style to the European tradition. A film based on the books was nominated for an Oscar in 2012. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Mike Eberhart, and Aaron Shurtleff

My Trophy has a First Name, It's O-S-C-A-R: These five goos are some of the intriguing real people behind this year's crop of Oscar-nominated films, coinciding with Funeratic's annual Predict the Oscars contest.

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