The Nightmare Before Christmas
Disney Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas
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The Nightmare Before Christmas

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Japanese: ナイトメアー・ビフォア・クリスマス
English: Disney Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: Unknown
Status: Finished
Published: Oct 22, 2004
Genres: Fantasy Fantasy, Romance Romance, Supernatural Supernatural
Serialization: None
Authors: Asuka, Jun (Story & Art)


Score: 7.261 (scored by 439439 users)
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Ranked: #47952
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #13623
Members: 871
Favorites: 5

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Jack Skellington's got the blues. He's sick and tired of his hometown holiday, Halloween, and is longing for something new. But when his soul-searching leads to his well-intentioned kidnapping of Santa, things start getting pretty creepy indeed!


The Nightmare Before Christmas was published in English by Tokyopop on November 22, 2016.



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Jul 3, 2009
Really it the anime vertion of the movie 'the nightmare befor christmas'.

I found it to be enjoyable to read eventhough I've see the movie many a times. I would recomend it to a Tim Burton and/or like the movie, you should read it.

If you don't know the movie, then this is a wonderfull manga to read. Creative, origanal, and fun characters. Seeing holloween and christman to gether my be a mess, but it makes a good story.
May 12, 2010
This is simply a condensed version of "The Nightmare Before Christmas" movie in manga form. The story is done following closely to the original story but centers more on Sally for the most part. Noticeably Sally does have a different art style drawn which is a nice change from the original animation.

The art is spot on in creating what is "The Nightmare Before Christmas". Jun Asuga puts his own originality to this franchise and I love how he changed Sallys design for this manga version.

The manga is done really well overall. I would suggest it to people who are actually familiar with ...
Nov 3, 2018
This is such a cute little manga to have in your Nightmare Before Christmas collection, or for your manga collection in general.

This manga is basically the movie in comic form, except Sally has a little more focus than she did in the movie. So if you're a fan of her character you might like the manga. The story follows the movie scene for scene, there's even different font for the musical scenes.

The manga's art is obviously different than the movie....which is understandable since it was drawn by a mangaka and not drawn by Tim Burton. So, some characters will look a little off if ...

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