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#1103: The Silent Majority

February 29, 2016

Notes from the Manager

Doing research for this strip was seriously painful. I legitimately try to make Nate more coherent and articulate than the people who tend to spout the same opinions he does, to avoid making him a straw character, but… it’s real hard when those opinions are pretty much only expressed by utter morons. If you’re doubtful, just wade into this comments section over at /Film. Someone actually trotted out the old "homosexuality/pedophilia" thing.

I read the comments so you don’t have to.


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Multiplex 10: Hyrule Isn’t Going to Save Itself

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

If you’ve seen the rough animatic of the first scene from the animated short (which I posted both on Patreon and in the Kickstarter updates), you know that the episode begins before Jason has started working at the Multiplex 10.

So here’s one difference between the Multiplex 10 “universe” and Multiplex (comic strip) canon; Franklin started at the theater before Jason does. Also, the movie poster frames aren’t red anymore, because their vests are red, that was a really stupid decision, and I should have changed it ten years ago.

I feel bad that Franklin only has a small cameo in the first episode, especially since I already know who I want to voice him (hi, Terrence). Sadly, a lot of things that factor big in the comic won’t turn up in the first eleven minute episode, because it focuses on Kurt and Jason. But hopefully we’ll get to make more.

And even if we can’t, I’ll still want to make some mini-webisode sort of things and maybe a digital comic (e.g. Comixology Submit style)… and, of course, there’s also a tabletop/card game in development. So, like I’ve said, I’m not done with these characters yet.

 

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