Comic 143 - Heavy Metal: Blue Drama Bomber
1st Mar 2015, 3:05 PM
Heavy Metal: Blue Drama Bomber
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Author Notes:
Guybrush20X6 edit delete
Guybrush20X6
Roll reveals the reason that Mega Man hasn't show up in the comic, we learn who the hospital is dedicated to and Gardevoir shows up for the first time since January. Lotta stuff going on this week

Oh, and...
Ta-da! We're a weekly comic again!
TheMightyBox edit delete
TheMightyBox
I see your Mii hands and raise you chess people.

So, like,
DryKirby was feeling some major artblock so to switch things up he came to me and was like "What if YOU do the lineart and I color?"

And I was like "okay".

So that's why this comic is different looking.

That said, I want all of you to know that any time anyone brought up Mega Man appearing I was silently laughing behind my computer. In a very evil fashion.
DryKirby64 edit delete
DryKirby64
While this is the first time Gardevoir shows up since January, it's also the first time White Mage shows up since November. Poor gal.

Coloring this was an interesting experience because I tried to match the regular style as close as possible, and I think I did that pretty well. The only other thing I have to say is that I spent at least an hour researching what to color WM's healing spell. I decided on green, since that represents Cura in FFI -- heal a single target for minor damage.

Also, Box -- you did a fantastic job with the lineart. It's unlike anything we've seen before in the comic. S'great. Now, let's go back to laughing maniacally....
User comments:
NiGHTcapD (Guest) edit delete reply
Is THAT why Roll was so *squee* when she learned that Megaman was going to appear in Smash Bros.?
Or was it at least a contributing factor?
Koopario edit delete reply
Koopario
Well, Rock IS her bro. Wouldn't you be excited if your family member was in Smash?
GigaNerd17 edit delete reply
GigaNerd17
Right on the money, NiGHTcap! ^_^
NiGHTcapD (Guest) edit delete reply
My prize? Please listen to this, and comment on my taste! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yx_C94YSPUM
Press 4 to get right into the action, or watch the whole thing to see what's going on.
Koopario edit delete reply
Koopario
...I'm trying to think of how Mega died, but I'm distracted by what seems to be the dead Lords in Panel 1. Those two need a new tactician.
Planetbox (Guest) edit delete reply
To be fair, it's not that difficult for Mega Man to die. For all we know, he just bumped into a hedgehog and instantly exploded.
TheMightyBox edit delete reply
TheMightyBox
Ah yes, my evil chuckling can continue.
Mehehehehehehehe.
MisterM edit delete reply
MisterM
Feels bad man.
Zanreo edit delete reply
Zanreo
Oh no, Megaman... :c
Lenrap (Guest) edit delete reply
I thought smash 4 revived mega man...
Iamabrawler edit delete reply
Iamabrawler
Dun Dun Dun...? We'll find out in due time what happened, but for now, that's quite the whammy line.

Heh, Dumbledork.

Great art, by the way, Box!
Negaman1020 (Guest) edit delete reply
I'm sorry, how?

i mean, 1: robot, 2: video game. this literally makes no sense whatsoever.
DryKirby64 edit delete reply
DryKirby64
The universe wanted him dead.

And by "the universe", we mean Guybrush20X6.
Negaman1020 (Guest) edit delete reply
i feel like i should be much less satisfied with that answer then i actually am.

i do expect an in universe explanation though.

*lean*
TheMightyBox edit delete reply
TheMightyBox
Nyah ha!
Ha ha ha ha ha ha!
T110181 edit delete reply
Hooray! your a weekly comic again! i finally get to remember how it feels to check every week-end instead of every month
model S edit delete reply
model S
Can't tell if shyguy or arakune?
Awesome Ando (Guest) edit delete reply
Woo! Comic update! I can tell this is going to be quite the interesting story line!