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New Comic Thread for Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Grey GhostGrey Ghost Registered User regular
edited September 2010 in Singularity Engine++
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  • QorzmQorzm Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    yes, thank you

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  • Delicious SteveDelicious Steve Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Was that an actual strip from '98?

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  • atmaatma Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Hahahaha!!

    this comic slaaaays me

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  • Grey GhostGrey Ghost Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Was that an actual strip from '98?

    I thought it must be but I can't actually find it

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  • bawkbawkboo1bawkbawkboo1 Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Wow. Did someone at PAX remind them that this comic existed or something? How the hell do people remember these things.


    EDIT: I only started reading PA about three years ago, so I just assumed that this was a real 1998 strip. I don't know if it is, obviously.

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  • atmaatma Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Grey Ghost wrote: »
    Was that an actual strip from '98?

    I thought it must be but I can't actually find it

    it isn't, isn't that spectacular?

    all hail the gabe

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  • ASimPersonASimPerson And they will tremble again at the sound of our silence.Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    This is the earliest DNF strip in the archive:
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    It may have been posted somewhere else though. (Also, as I always liked to point out, this was the reaction to seeing screens in 1999.)

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  • OlivawOlivaw good name, isn't it? peach treesRegistered User regular
    edited September 2010
    This comic is pretty great

    But this newspost is incredible

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  • Grey GhostGrey Ghost Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Olivaw wrote: »
    This comic is pretty great

    But this newspost is incredible

    Holy shit

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  • YaYaYaYa Rick and Morty forever and ever 100 years! a100timesRickandMorty.comRegistered User regular
    edited September 2010
    it doesn't exist

    well done to Gabe for replicating the old art style so well!

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  • FalxFalx Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    I wish there was a better version, Tycho sounds pretty good but the crowd noise drowns them out a lot.

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  • DarmakDarmak Pree Ashma Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    "Well, these horse dicks aren't gonna suck themselves."

    Oh. My. Fucking. God.

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  • OlivawOlivaw good name, isn't it? peach treesRegistered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Falx wrote: »
    I wish there was a better version, Tycho sounds pretty good but the crowd noise drowns them out a lot.

    Yeah I'm waiting for the lyrics to be posted before I can really make sense of it

    Jerry sounds great though, like I never really knew but that dude can sing

    And of course the lead guitarist totally fuckin' gets into it. Good on that dude!

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  • Grey GhostGrey Ghost Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Olivaw wrote: »
    Falx wrote: »
    I wish there was a better version, Tycho sounds pretty good but the crowd noise drowns them out a lot.

    Yeah I'm waiting for the lyrics to be posted before I can really make sense of it

    Jerry sounds great though, like I never really knew but that dude can sing

    And of course the lead guitarist totally fuckin' gets into it. Good on that dude!

    He played behind the head

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  • existexist Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    i am peta and this comic infuriates me

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  • ASimPersonASimPerson And they will tremble again at the sound of our silence.Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    YaYa wrote: »
    it doesn't exist

    well done to Gabe for replicating the old art style so well!

    Well, or a subtle edit, this looks pretty close except for the facial expressions:
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    Though the originals for those may not exist anymore. So I'm not sure which scenario is more likely.

    Edit: Gabe went to that well a lot in the early days:
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  • NuzakNuzak Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    i'd be impressed if gabe made a new strip borrowing from his old, old style

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  • Bendery It Like BeckhamBendery It Like Beckham Hopeless Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    t-minus 10 minutes for mydick edit

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  • TonkkaTonkka Some one in the club tonight Has stolen my ideas.Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Oh man awesome.

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  • Indie WinterIndie Winter smuggest bird Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    ok this comic is pretty boss

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  • VALVEjunkieVALVEjunkie Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    oh my fucking god yes

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  • Canada_jezusCanada_jezus Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Tycho should be more indignant like "goddamn it dude suck these horse dicks"

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  • Caulk Bite 6Caulk Bite 6 Registered User regular
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  • DarkPrimusDarkPrimus Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Nuzak wrote: »
    i'd be impressed if gabe made a new strip borrowing from his old, old style

    Nah he just had Sabre throw together the first panel.

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  • ButlerButler 89 episodes or bust Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    The horse is all "So is this happening, or...?"

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  • SeriouslySeriously Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    He's got an appointment clear across town in an hour, also for getting his dick sucked.

    The busy life of a horse. These are the good times, but the truth is the irresponsible use of hyperbole has created a horse dick sucking bubble.

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  • SabreMauSabreMau Still featuring glasses. Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    YaYa wrote: »
    it doesn't exist

    well done to Gabe for replicating the old art style so well!

    One thing he forgot to replicate:
    They didn't start using the Blambot font until March 3rd, 2003. It was Comic Sans from 1998 until then.

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  • CrashmoCrashmo Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Sabre tell the truth

    Did you throw together this comic for them because they were busy with PAX?

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  • ScooterScooter Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    DNF's not actually out though

    Isn't Tycho counting his horse dicks before they're sucked?

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  • KalTorakKalTorak Way up inside your butthole, Morty. WAAAAY up inside there.Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Cloverstar Stables houses the rare Hundred-Dicked Horse.

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  • NotASenatorNotASenator Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Falx wrote: »
    I wish there was a better version, Tycho sounds pretty good but the crowd noise drowns them out a lot.

    There's like four guys with video cameras right in front of the stage, and wait...is it?


    Oh yes, there's Kiko running around IN THE SAME DAMN SHIRT

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  • jkylefultonjkylefulton Squid...or Kid? NNID - majpellRegistered User regular
    edited September 2010
    The (Horse) Dong Tolls For Thee

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  • #pipe#pipe Cocky Stride, Musky odours Pope of Chili TownRegistered User regular
    edited September 2010
    oh look at that, new top five comic

    #pipe on
  • GatsbyGatsby ElsewhereRegistered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Only differences I can note between the old comics and the first panel is that the computers are a slightly different shape and shade of grey. I'm guessing he actually did replicate his style from years long past.

    So yeah, holy fucking shit Gabe did one hell of a job with this one.

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  • DrZiplockDrZiplock Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    That youtube video is fucking spectacular.

    I mean, Jerry brought the house down, but the guitar player set its sundered beams ablaze.

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  • L|amaL|ama Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Gabe's hair is also slightly more curvy in today's comic than the old one linked.

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  • Synthetic OrangeSynthetic Orange Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    Yeah, the characters and environment are pretty much spot on, but the linework is pretty contemporary.

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    Death to PA.
  • Peter EbelPeter Ebel GreenlandRegistered User regular
    edited September 2010
    I fucking love this comic.

    Also, why is Gabe even at the farm then?

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    Fuck off and die.
  • kingworkskingworks Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    No one should ever make such statements using absolutes, ever; it will always come back to haunt you eventually.

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  • SabreMauSabreMau Still featuring glasses. Registered User regular
    edited September 2010
    The style is distinctly 1999-vintage, not '98. You can tell by Gabe's hair, the can-holding pose, and the computer room.
    3/31/99 - Last appearance of Gabe's short hair in profile:

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    4/7/99 - First appearance of Gabe's longer hair in profile:

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    With the hair now in place for Gabe's design, he grabs a can of whatever that is and takes up a customary position.

    6/25/99:

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    7/23/99:

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    7/28/99:

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    7/30/99:

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    8/13/99:

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    9/8/99:

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    10/18/99 - Last appearance of the can-holding pose:

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    11/3/99 - Duke Nuken Forever:

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    3/15/00 - Last appearance of old computer room:

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    5/29/00 - First appearance of new computer room:

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    All of which makes me wonder if they're going to edit the comic sometime later to roll the date printed in the up to 1999, and put the font to Comic Sans like they used to have. They've made minor edits of the sort before.

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