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The completely unofficial "The Order Of the Stick"-thread (SPOILERS!)

Discussion in 'Booktalk' started by Lunne89, Apr 24, 2007.

  1. Blackthorne TA

    Blackthorne TA Master in his Own Mind Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    I think it's hilarious that in their fantasy Belkar is dead (and poor Scruffy). :lol:
     
  2. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Well, that one is probably a Roy take, as he's the only one who heard the oracle talk about Belkar, so I would suspect it has to be his. I don't believe he shared that bit of news with anyone and, if he did, it would have been Durkon, who clearly preceded Belkar into the great beyond.
     
  3. Blackthorne TA

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    Heh. I wasn't even thinking in terms of prophecies; my assumption was that the fantasy represents what they see as the best outcome in their future. And Belkar is dead. :lol:
     
  4. Barmy Army

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    This has to win the award for longest running active thread on BoM?

    Also, Takara :(
     
  5. Master of Nuhn

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    Eh? Am I missing something?

    At the risk of being Captain Obvious: I thought the whole battle was an illusion?

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    Oh wait... that's what you peops were saying. Misinterpretation. My bad.
     
  6. Master of Nuhn

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    I love latest OotS. (889) Especially because there are some references/jokes about the D&D rules again. I also like the dragons remark. :D
     
  7. Splunge

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    #896. Oooh, the suspense!
     
  8. dmc

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    It felt like more happened in that last strip than in the previous dozen.
     
  9. The Great Snook Gems: 31/31
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    I love 896's last panel. I didn't see that coming. I'm actually curious as to how Burlew would do at writing novels.
     
  10. Splunge

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    Well, at least hell has high def TV. It'll let me enjoy eternity so much more... :D
     
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  11. Master of Nuhn

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    Ha! 899 is probably the shortest comic I've seen on OotS
     
  12. Splunge

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    Yeah, but at least the shadow monster (whatever his name is) is finally back.
     
  13. LKD Gems: 31/31
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    We don't have his name, but I believe that Burlew refers to him as the MITD -- Monster in the Dark.
     
  14. dmc

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    Oooooh!! Really cool MITD moment in 901.
     
  15. Master of Nuhn

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    Yeah! I really enjoyed that! :)
     
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    Get on with it!
     
  17. dmc

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    Did 906 satisfy your impatience Merlanni? It was pretty awesome.
     
  18. coineineagh

    coineineagh I wish for a horde to overrun my enemies Resourceful Adored Veteran

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    Durkon...?
    Durkon!
    Without a master, what happens to the thrall? Does he regain his own will, or a new vampire will?
     
  19. Master of Nuhn

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    With his master gone, he'd be a vampire with a free will. Since it's an intelligent being, I guess he regains his own will, but his interests and alignment might have changed.
     
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    Déise Both happy and miserable, without the happy part!

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    Awesome by Nale but I liked Malack :(. I was hoping to see him and Tarquin's crew take on Team Evil :smash:. They're one of the few groups we've seen who could at least give it a go.
     
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