pt. 1 ch. 8 - page 32

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MistakeNPotatoes
7th Jun 2017, 10:35 AM

I'm not gonna lie - this was a tough page to draw. Chapter finale on friday!

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Mr. Casual
7th Jun 2017, 10:49 AM

This is starting to be one of those situations where we ask which one of these guys has more humanity left. :/

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MistakeNPotatoes
7th Jun 2017, 12:12 PM

Bingo!

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kyrtuck
7th Jun 2017, 10:52 AM

Jaunt is about to interrupt the fish fry!

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MistakeNPotatoes
7th Jun 2017, 12:12 PM

"Fish is NOT on the menu!"

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Thracecius
7th Jun 2017, 12:12 PM

This scene seems familiar.

Soo...

Hugh is Luke Skywalker,
Irwin is the Emperor,
and Jaunt is...Darth Vader?

That's confusing.

Which is perfect! :D

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MistakeNPotatoes
7th Jun 2017, 12:12 PM

Pff, hahaha XD

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Tears!

SilentCity
7th Jun 2017, 1:10 PM

I'm seriously all teared up over here. Jaunt, stop licking your wounds and help Hugh!!! His eyes are burning!!!!!

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MistakeNPotatoes
7th Jun 2017, 5:59 PM

Oh gosh, it's not nice to make the author feel bad :')

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Xylas_Incarnum
7th Jun 2017, 2:26 PM

... If Hugh survives this, he's probably going to be a variant from the usual fish man.

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MistakeNPotatoes
7th Jun 2017, 6:00 PM

You think so? I'm interested to hear :D

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Bob Mozark
7th Jun 2017, 2:29 PM

Irwin is at point blank range, also known as shooting fish men in a barrel. Poor Hugh!

I have got a feeling he is the next one of Jaunt's men headed for an extended stay in the hospital.

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MistakeNPotatoes
7th Jun 2017, 6:01 PM

Shooting fish men in a barrel, for shame! XD

Let's see how they get out of this, first, or who does..

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Teslaverian
7th Jun 2017, 5:03 PM

Wreck them, Jaunt.

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MistakeNPotatoes
7th Jun 2017, 6:01 PM

>:D

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Miaubol
7th Jun 2017, 5:28 PM

Oh crap

No, Hugh, nooooo-
Oh! Yes! Jaunt is doing something...

Yes, I can see why this one was tough to draw.

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MistakeNPotatoes
7th Jun 2017, 6:02 PM

Yeah, I'm not the sort of person that gets really attached to their characters, but for whatever reason I still had trouble drawing Hugh like this, for sure.

I happen to think next page is one of the best ones I've ever drawn, so, hopefully you guys like it too :)

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Miaubol
8th Jun 2017, 5:01 PM

Yes, I remember the thread about this :))

The next page, and the chapter finale- s-someone will die ..right?

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MistakeNPotatoes
8th Jun 2017, 5:15 PM

Oh come on, you know I'm not gonna answer that! :p

Hehehe!

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Miaubol
9th Jun 2017, 11:11 AM

Yes, I should know, and managed to patiently wait the one more day.. Just had to refresh the latest upload page several times though ;D

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MistakeNPotatoes
9th Jun 2017, 11:47 AM

Hee hee hee!

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Memoria Caelestie
7th Jun 2017, 6:11 PM

RIP THAT EYE OUT JAUNT! also you are killing me softly! hugh noooooooooooooooooooooooooooOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

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MistakeNPotatoes
8th Jun 2017, 10:51 AM

Jaunt's not in the mood to mess around, no worries there. I'm sorry, though :(

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keltyzoid!
7th Jun 2017, 6:47 PM

i cant even think of a joke. this is just sad. :( poor guy.

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MistakeNPotatoes
8th Jun 2017, 10:51 AM

Like I said... it was really tough to draw this one.

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Mada
7th Jun 2017, 10:57 PM

AH! I see Jaunt is about to get into...

*puts on sunglasses*

The thigg of things.

*YEEEEEEEEEAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH*

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MistakeNPotatoes
8th Jun 2017, 10:52 AM

Oh dear lord :')

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That Guy Over There
8th Jun 2017, 12:21 AM

Jaunt can't teleport himself. However, he can, oh, I don't know, teleport Irwin's head from his shoulders, maybe? Or maybe he'll use the trick he did with Hugh, and launch Irwin into orbit. Or teleport him to the surface of the sun (For an epic burn in return for what has happened to Hugh). That anchor bullet prevents self-teleportation, but Jaunt has a lot more than that up his sleeve.

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MistakeNPotatoes
8th Jun 2017, 10:52 AM

It's true! Now let's see if he can bypass his ego long enough to just end it!

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Twilight
8th Jun 2017, 7:06 AM

Ouch, Hugh's eyeballs are on fire, meaning he's burning on the inside. That's horrible!

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MistakeNPotatoes
8th Jun 2017, 10:54 AM

Yeah :I

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Mgnostic
8th Jun 2017, 8:22 AM

Hmmm, those flames seem to more than just a chemical process

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MistakeNPotatoes
8th Jun 2017, 10:54 AM

Oh? Please enlighten :D

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Mgnostic
9th Jun 2017, 10:13 AM

The flames seem more aggressive then normal flame Looking for cracks in the armor?

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MistakeNPotatoes
9th Jun 2017, 12:10 PM

Oh! No, not intentional, just me being bad at depicting someone being attacked by a flamethrower I guess :'D

... I hope people can give me a pass on that one?

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HeSerpenty
8th Jun 2017, 4:01 PM

OMG THIS IS SO HEAVY! T___T
HUUUUGH...things aren't looking good D:

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MistakeNPotatoes
8th Jun 2017, 5:15 PM

Gotta introduce the stakes at some point :(

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level
8th Jun 2017, 10:01 PM

Ya know if that gem gave Huh better pain tolerance everything could have backfired and we could witness a literal flaming uppercut.
As sick as that'd be, I might add to this comment.
OH NO HUGH IS ON FIRE NONONO STOP
(Absolutely love the comic, can't wait for the finale of the chapter and to see what else there will be!)

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Twilight
9th Jun 2017, 9:08 AM

I suspect his skin is fine, thanks to the magical device. But since it doesn't provide pyrophytic properties, the heat transfers through into his insides. He's literally being cooked alive under his skin. I cannot even begin to fathom what that kind of wound is like.

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level
9th Jun 2017, 9:59 AM

Eugh, yeah fire from the inside probably means he's dead at this point. While there are healing powers that can be used, that much damage to the internals, literally on fire from within is pretty hard to come back from I'd imagine

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MistakeNPotatoes
9th Jun 2017, 11:42 AM

Whaaat, a Level comment!? Thanks, my dude! I'm glad you like the comic :)

In terms of speculating on Hugh's well-being, err.. I won't! But to see people doing so always makes me happy, the investment is what I am mostly paid with :)

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MadJak91
9th Jun 2017, 3:47 AM

Those burning eyes look creepy though :/
Really worried about permanent damage but then Jaunt was capable restoring Jack so...
I mean, if Hugh goes blind then damn.

Tbh, I get the thing about humanity but... It is a fish guy. Imagine this non-human is charging at you and you have a flamethrower. Would you stop because a monster is screaming? Hm.

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MistakeNPotatoes
9th Jun 2017, 11:50 AM

Yeah, that panel in particular was rough, as was panel 4, actually. Something about the act of condemning someone to death doesn't sit well with me, it turns out!

We'll have to see if Jaunt can get to Hugh in time to do something about the damage, or what kind of trickery will need to take place.

That is actually a really good question though - if a monster starts screaming for help, do you press the attack? I was hoping it was a question people would ask, actually...

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Taily
9th Jun 2017, 11:34 AM

PANEL 5 IS SO DISTRESSING STOP

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MistakeNPotatoes
9th Jun 2017, 11:50 AM

It was uh, really hard to draw :I

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