It's funny how two seconds of animation about a 9-year-old plot point can be so emotional, but I guess that's just Firefly's MO at this point. Excellent work, Stephen Byrne!
What's the word for a crossover between two versions of the same character? Is it a multiverse-over? A sameover?
In 2002, it looked like we might get a Buffy the Vampire Slayer animated series, but it ultimately never materialized. This animated intro imagines the cartoon series we never got—and it's jammed with Buffy Easter eggs.
What if the Twelfth Doctor and Clara got their own animated adventure series? Artist Stephen Byrne created this cartoon intro, complete with animated versions of a Dalek, a Weeping Angel, and good old Handles the Cyberman head.
Would the House of Mouse be able to squeeze every Doctor into a single animated film? Artist Stephen Byrne imagines what that movie poster might look like.
...because it's so great and it'll never, ever happen. I don't know whether to praise artist Stephen Byrne for giving us this magnificent look at what might have been, or to curse his name to the heavens for taunting us with a joy we'll never know. But I may just go have a beer.