(No after-comic commentary for this on in the original run.)
I love this strip. The whole thing. I love Josh, stalking the hapless goblins in panel 1. The rationalizations in panel 2. Chuck’s wry truth in panel 3 and Fitzpatrick giving raspberries.
Oh hey! I should comment here! Oops.
I’m a big fan of this one as well. I’d say it’s one of the high points of the run. I should note we had a few people complain about how cute and doomed those poor goblins were, which was rather the point.
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Quakecon Keynote 2013 Annotated
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In Defense of Crunch
Crunch-mode game development isn't good, but sometimes it happens for good reasons.
The Loot Lottery
What makes the gameplay of Borderlands so addictive for some, and what does that have to do with slot machines?
The product of fandom run unchecked, this novel began as a short story and grew into something of a cult hit.