04/30/18 – Preliminary Test Previous | Next First Strip Original Series | First Strip Current Series | Archive | Most Recent Previous | Next First Strip Original Series | First Strip Current Series | Archive | Most Recent It’s fun (fun?) drawing Mauricio and Wezzle helplessly observing this saber rattling. First Strip Original Series | First Strip Current Series | Archive | Most Recent 04/26/18 – Maybe A Plan 05/01/18 – Killer Robots 9 Comments Efogoto April 30, 2018 at 2:41 am 2 years ago So Jabby is unimpressed with the Gounder’s capabilities, and the Gounder is microscopically impressed with Jabby’s toughness. Unless the escalation is geometric, this could take a while. Coyoty April 30, 2018 at 3:10 am 2 years ago “I hope you have something better than a black hole annihilator.” “That’s oddly specific. Did you survive one of those?” “We ARE one of those.” Jude April 30, 2018 at 3:13 am 2 years ago Really wish I could upvote your comment! Efogoto April 30, 2018 at 1:05 pm 2 years ago Nice! PeterK April 30, 2018 at 11:22 am 2 years ago This was way funnier than I was expecting. Great gag. andreas April 30, 2018 at 5:35 pm 2 years ago Ok, this is funny, also the commentary 😉 The Gounder has caught Jabby in the same way that a dog catches a car – it remains unimpressed but strangely stumped about what to do with it. Something tells me that a being who orders construction of a pit plus a matching press will not have stopped there. I wonder what those other buttons on the control pad do… TB April 30, 2018 at 6:40 pm 2 years ago The trick was coming up with a vertical piston press that also manages to integrate with a trap door in the floor of an empty corridor above. Wasn’t easy! Peter Rogan April 30, 2018 at 6:38 pm 2 years ago andreas: I appreciate your “Firefly” reference, truly. But the Gounder did not have the reputation of an erratic damaged wildcard beforehand. He KNOWS what those buttons do. He’s only wondering in what order he should push them. What is the appropriate lethal cadenza? Coyoty May 1, 2018 at 1:03 am 2 years ago Wezzle had the right idea. He brought his brown pants. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.