This looks so boring I'll be surprised if the thread gets more than 50 replies
>>93942048Oh you mother fucker
Fat cat is fat
>>93942048>Drawn on lined paper>stereotypical "kawaii" last panelTae truly is regressing to her teen weeb stage again.
Artfags what are you gonna draw bag boy for his birthday?
>>93942048>back to no colorHey why even pretend to show effort after that shit show of a last chapter right?
author's commentary:>This’ll be a little unusual. I wanted to make a fun little chapters-within-a-chapter series where we check out what the characters are up to in their (drama-filled) everyday lives! hooray. Uninteresting af AND longer than the usual 1-2 pages
>>93942088She maybe recycled an idea for a BCI chapter she already started but didn't get to refine.Or maybe you're right.
>>93942088arent we all?
What the hell happened to the last thread?
>>93942211it got stalin'd
>>93942211I missed it but i would guess much rage at the abrupt ending and letting the bitch be a bitch again with no punishment
>>93942048My initial reaction was, "oh for fuck's sake she really has stopped caring"I read the thing below it though and apparently she enjoyed writing this, so maybe it'll be decent? She probably rushed the last chapter because she was just tired of writing Paulo and wanted to get past it, but there might not be that problem here. Kind of like the Ships Ahoy strips or some of the BCI comics, the more lighthearted stuff can be somewhat enjoyable. Plus somebody posted last thread that Vera typically only has enough effort to do either background, decent character art, or writing, but never more than one or two at a time. Well, the art just became a lot easier to do, so maybe she's putting more into the writing. I dunno, it'll probably be shit but I'm willing to be optimistic. The last chapter was shit because it was a massive mishandling of an important plot point but this chapter doesn't seem as consequential, so it'll probably be harder to fuck up if nothing else.tldr: mite b gud, I want to believe, daisy a cute
>>93942118Bagboy's trying to keep the gravy train running so he doesn't have to work my dude.
>>93942248I didn't miss it, I was just confused as to why it got deleted
>>93942284>mite b gud, I want to believe, daisy a cuteCouldn't have said it better my dude
What the fuck is happening to this comic?
>>93942196I love how much this author mess with us
>>93942356>Your unemployed husband starts feeling the end of the comic coming around>Does everything in his power to prolong the story
>>93942356Awkward teen phase? not sure what else to cll it.
>>93942284It might be good.Taeshi has a weird sense of humor that usually works. I like it.But the timing is horrible. We need to go on with the story after the shitfeast that was the last chapter
I just binge read this series in 3 days and now I'm caught up.Is this true suffering?
>>93942313the usual suitposting that happens after the page/chapter discussion dies out.
>>93942369It was a request from an anon, probably the same who posts it in every thread
From the text below the page:>There’s a bunch of information I wish I coulda expanded upon further before LUCY CAME BACK AND STOLE THE SPOTLIGHT.>In the end, we’ll find a way to integrate it into Volume Six and the larger archive, but for now, take it as a experimental chapter from the world of BCB before Lucy.Lucy hasn't even been back for two chapters and Taeshi is already tired of writing her. That parasite really does ruin everything.>>93942416Yea, being a reader of this comic is basically asking for pain. At least you chose a pretty good time to get caught up. Fucking imagine having to wait for the last few chapters to update every week. Pure pain.Guess I oughta ask, since you're a new reader>Did Mike do anything wrong?>Is Augustus an interesting character?>Were the Polo a Gay chapters really that bad?>What do you think of Paulo as a character, and as a person?
>>93942416>I just binge read this series in 3 daysthe hell?It took me five days to get up to date five years ago. How did you even digest Vol. 1 in less than two days?
>>93942478>go to desuarchive>click "view same" on that pic>look the first time it was posted>????>profit!
>>93942508the Mike Was Right pic?
>>93942545yes.I should really stop spoonfeeding
>>93942559You're talking to the guy that posts this shit.I have no idea what you're talking about
wtf why on line paper now
>>93942673I thought that >I love how much this author mess with us (>>93942369)refered to today's page, not my pic, that's why I wasn't understanding anything you were saying.
>>93942484>Did Mike do anything wrong?The only thing he really did wrong was going complete batshit on Lucy, he went a little too far. Kind of understandable though. I really like mike though, the most reasonable character by far imo.>Is Augustus an interesting character?Yeah, I mean he's not incredibly unique or anything but I'm interested to see where his plot line goes and he doesn't deserve to suffer.>Were the Polo a Gay chapters really that bad?Not really, they just seemed a little out of nowhere and then never really brought up again. The scene with David was cute.>What do you think of Paulo as a character, and as a person?He's fine. He's an interesting character because he kind of represents all the "figuring yourself out stage" of being a teenager. His personality can be annoying at times but he seems to be a good person who cares about his friends. I don't understand why he likes Lucy so much though.Thanks for these questions, I haven't really been able to discuss this comic with anyone since reading all of it, if you have any more I would happily answer them.
>>93942708Welcome to the Mike Was Right church, brother
>>93942395>We need to go on with the story after the shitfeast that was the last chapterAt this point I want anything but the excuse of a story she is doing in the main comic. Hell, I even want to believe she is doing this due to the huge backlash she got from the whole disgrace of the last chapter. Not even the nazi of her husband couldn't hide the truth this time.>>93942284>tldr: mite b gud, I want to believe, daisy a cuteThis should be screencapped. Exactly my feelings right now. I wanna know what's up with the rest of the characters while the comic focuses on our pathetic trio of retards.
>>93942489I work at a hospital as a Nurses aid and often I will be sitting one on one with an elderly/confused patient where I basically sit in their room all night for 12 hours and make sure they don't get out of bed so I just used the majority of that time to read.
>>93942706I can see how the confusion originated.Still, Mike a shit.
>>93942708>Mike>the most reasonable character>With those random as heck sandy mood swings
>>93942727I think they were both in the wrong a little bit and I don't want either of them to suffer but it was kind of annoying how everyone white knighted Lucy over Mike 99% of the time
>>93942766one day you will see the light>>93942779>it was kind of annoying how everyone white knighted Lucy over Mike 99% of the timeit starts this way
>>93942763>I work at a hospital as a Nurses aidYou don't happen to have seen any triple-amputee half-japanese half-scandi 7 y.o. girl whose parents both died in a car crash, and who now you want to adopt, do you??
>>93942284Doesn't help with the trainwreck of last chapter's last pages being unbelievably crappy, even by chibishit animu standards.It's gonna be a dark stain that blemishes all other efforts, but now she tries to distract instead of fixing shit.Just break out that virtual eraser already and get it over with, no pain, no gain.
>>93942801Mike was right and I won't ever deny that. The way he said it though went too dang far.
>>93942860I agreet.Mike Was Right fag
>>93942839Nah the last one I saw was 9
>>93942484>Lucy hasn't even been back for two chapters and Taeshi is already tired of writing her.No wonder she swapped her self-insert points into bitch dyke.
>>93942870>>93942807If Mike was so right, how come he felt so much guilt, then?Maybe he realized he wasn't that right after all, and that his thoughts leading up to December were obfuscated by his double feelings for both Lucy and Sandy.
guys what if they realized they couldn't get away with how bad the last chapter was and scribbled out some filler while they put more work into real chapters?Nah.
>>93942708I kinda miss casually enjoying the comic like this. Before getting to the point where we over-analyze every page as they come out, to the point where bitter disappointment and meta-drama like artist & baggage stuff starts coming up and tainting the perception of everything.I just want to get back to enjoying cute characters suffering endlessly. Should I just stop reading for a year and come back? Maybe things might get better?
>>93942912Because even though he Was Right he fucked up the tone he used. Calling her a parasyte even though she is was uncalled for and he's a good kid, he feels guilty because he cares about others.
>>93942879plz adopt her.And then make a new long series of epic threads of your misadventures.I'm in withdrawal from stories of lolies adoptions
>>93942884Yet core character problems are still the same, by being a insufferable bitch.But of course the Dyke isn't gonna get called out because then Tumblr is gonna have a spergfit again.>>93942920Should put work into redoing that chapter instead.But we all know that means admitting you fucked up and try to make things right again, and that's one thing baggage boy has absolutely no experience with, and as such can't help his dear moody weeb waifu with.
>>93942960>he fucked up the tone he usednah, he fucked up the whole thing. He only remembered her sweet side only after he thought he lost her forever. From Acapulco onwards he completely, unjustifuingly demonized her, blinded by his relationship with Sandy, and his paranoia that everyone was out to destroy it.
>>93942922It's been on a perpetual decline since chibi started.Give up and abandon ship, only sane solution.
>>93943062speaking of ships...
>>93943005>i',m sick you parasite. Stay away from me>gets mad whenever she was around or spoke to any other guy(Paulo and Augustus)
>>93943072I'd genuinely love this. Paulo's dad would be happy and David and paulo would be literal brothers. [
>>93942196Something something Mike Suffering.I'm going back to sleep. Later.
>>93943005>unjustifuinglyNot really. Lucy is a terrible person and a terrible friend. Acapulco confirmed Mike suspicions that Lucy's clinging was too much and that it was only that: clinging. The way she went for Paulo when she thought he was dead closed the deal. He realized she didn't saw him as Mike but just as her safe place.Why should he continue to be friends with someone like that? Especially someone that tries to ruin his relationship with Sandy, which was going just fine.And when she doesn't get what she wants she clings to Paulo. Again. Destroying every possibility of Mike seeing her confession as something true>his paranoia that everyone was out to destroy it.It isn't paranoia if it's true.Say what you want about Mike x Sandy but people criticize his relationship all the time and it isn't because they are worried about Mike.
>>93942180Not if you aspire for greater things.>>93943144>Say what you want about Mike x Sandy but people criticize his relationship all the time and it isn't because they are worried about Mike.Maybe he shouldn't be proving them right then.But alas, after last chapter anyone sane would question the plot, story and characterization from now on.
If bag is still watching these threads he should have noticed two things recently:1. Everyone especially hated the clumsy conclusion of the last chapter, and the rest of it in general.2. Everyone loved the goofy vampire Mike gag comic.Is it too much to ask that they learned something from this?
>>93943187Proving them right how?This is like having someone criticize a 10 year marriage that was happy for 9 years then fell apart during the last year and say he was right since the beggining.Relationships come and go and change. Mike's friends were never right and never criticized for the reasons that were there.
>>93943116True. All the four of them deserve it.>>93943144I never said Lucy wasn't fucked up either. But Mike's judgement was affected by a strong confirmation bias against Lucy's every action. When Lucy "clinged" to Paulo at Acapulco was because she was phisically sick from thinking Mike was dead, and she literally had to be carried because she couldn't even stand. Also looks like he conveniently forgot when they almost both drowned because of him. Lucy tried to selflessly save him, almost drowning herself in the process. She didn't go cling to anyone else at that timeShe saw Mike both as a friend AND as a safe anchor for her.
>>93942048My only complain here is that, if she is now drawing coloreless, black only and backgroundless pages from now on, could she have the decency of posting more or longer pages per day?
>>93943237>Everyone especially hated the clumsy conclusion of the last chapter, and the rest of it in general.Even if he doesn't read the threads anymore he should know this from all of the Facebook comments he made """""disappear"""""
>>93943343>Why should he continue to be friends with someone like that? Especially someone that tries to ruin his relationship with Sandy, which was going just fine.Name one (1) time Lucy ever tried doing that to Mike and Sandy
>>93943367also meant to >>93943144
>>93943005Mike was right to call Lucy out for how she had been acting but the way he approached the conversation was wrong. He totally overreacted and snapped and then he avoided her while she was left to suffer alone. He knows he hurt her deeply and - in Lucy's world - he waited too long to try to make things better.
>>93943005The real truth is somewhere in the middle. We can't act like Lucy had no hand in pushing Mike's patience to it's limits.The entire point of the Acapulco chapters was that Lucy's tsundere behavior was toxic, and that she can't have her cake and eat it, too (or in her case, she can't ball up her only redeeming qualities in a shell where no one can see them, and expect Mike to still give a shit about her).You can say Mike had terrible timing, or spent too much time bottling up it and took his ranting too far, but his feelings were definitely justified given he could only judge by what he sees.
>>93942048Hey, my boy! Haven't seen you in ages!
This thread turned to repeating the "who's a bigger shit" argument in record time.
>>93942706That's what I assumed as well
>>93943297>But Mike's judgement was affected by a strong confirmation bias against Lucy's every action.There's no confirmation bias when Lucy literally tried to hook up with Paulo soon after. It doesn't matter what her reasons were, Mike doesn't have to accept her bullshit.>>93943367by confessing and becoming angry it didn't work out, putting the table against Mike.
>>93942922I just don't take it too seriously and enjoy it for what it is, try re reading maybe.
>>93942048Is that SIMULATED lined paper? This is drawn digitally, isn't it?Going for a homey, low-effort, doodly atmosphere? Well, maybe embracing that more is better than just shitting out bad art.
>>93943643still seein' the mango tropes, including reverse tzantza
>>93943518>by confessingoh yeah, what a horrible thing she did. Confessing her feelings>becoming angry it didn't work out, putting the table against Mike.She got angry because he acted like nothing happened, and she knew he knew how she felt about it. . She even tried to stop her "friends" from giving shit to Mike.She didn't get angry just because he rejected her feelings, she screamed at him (see >>93943548) because, when explaining things to his friends, told them that the whole business wasn't that big of a deal.
>>93943797Kind of autistic; maybe Mike just didn't want to air his awkward shit w/Lucy in front of everyone. Why did she?He was always irritated about how people didn't take his thing with Sandy seriously so I can't blame him for not wanting to talk about Lucy confessing and rejecting her. He got a lot of bullshit for that, even from voice-of-wisdom Tess.
>>93942048Is this page literally all for today?
>>93942385>Could've done the logical thing and get a job so to have steady income while having the comic be a secondary income train so in case the comic dies/end it won't be such a huge loss>Fuck that, let's put all our faith in this once comic making enough cash money to survive on. Shit'll never die. Shit'll never turn to shit. Shit's making money so it must be good. What the FUCK could possibly go wrong?
>>93943954If you want more than three pages a week you'll have to cough up thousands for their patreon. Then you'll get four.
>>93943941>Why did she?she was being pestered by all of her "friends" about what happened between her and Mike. I'm saying that Mike was wrong for not wanting to talk about it, but brushing it off saying it wasn't a big deal clearly hurt Lucy.>>93943932
>>93943954Not sure what you're expecting. It's always one page per update.
Can Mike save this comic? If we ignore Lucy ship
>>93944018>all of her "friends"Mike has more reason to be bitter about the others than she does.
>>93944089No. Only Haley can>>93944090True. But it's ascertained that Lucy has BPD now, so it's no surprise she never acknowledged anyone other than Mike
>>93944062I know but this page is just such absolute fucking nothing that I've completely come to realize the grim reality that this entire fucking comic is such utter fucking meaningless garbage. Like, I knew it before but now the weight of this fact feels ten times heavier. Why does she still write this shit? How does she still care to draw this shit?
>>93944160But Haley is irrelevant
>>93944089If the comic properly explores his character, then yea it could be really good. Dude has a lot of baggage but honestly tries his best to be a good person. I'll be looking forward to when the comic finally breaks him.I liked seeing him miserable at Daisy's party in the spoiler page, but it makes me worry that his optimism finally fading will happen too quickly to have the proper impact. This intermission chapter is oddly encouraging, because we might get to see how Mike's mental state has been affected my all the shit he's put up with. One nightmare sequence and a few scenes of him yelling aren't a believable transition, hopefully this chapter will shed some more light on what's going on in his head and make his descent more believable.
>>93944003It's clear that they've been admiring handstab because he's living off his comic, without realizing he's become the megaphone for the stereotypical delusional tumblrite and their shitty projections in order to do so.
>>93944268>I'll be looking forward to when the comic finally breaks him.idk man, it'll probably just be that Sandy breaks up with him. Doesn't sound that interesting.
>>93944287>>93944268I just want him and Lucy to be happy together again. They don't even need to fuck. I just want them to understand their own and each other mistakes, and forgive each other, and live happily ever after.
>>93942708the artstyle made me thing that was rachel for a good 5 minutes.GG tae, you've made David look like a bitchboy because you're afraid of drawing them looking like their actual age and gender.
>>93944332Lucy is as big of a shit as ever.
Is Daisy fat or just long haired? Also post cute pictures of characters
>>93944287Sure, that'll be what starts it, but how it affects his interactions with his friends and all that shit is what I'm looking forward to. If it's nothing more than "Sandy breaks up with Mike, Mike and Lucy cry at each other, happily ever after", then I'll be disappointed.>>93944429How do we fix Lucy? None of the people she knows have been able to get through to her.
>>93944505Both, she's a female Cartman, throwing a moody fit when she doesn't get things her way.
>>93944536>How do we fix Lucy? None of the people she knows have been able to get through to her.You can't fix her without fixing the off-the-rails way she's portrayed because that's no way believable, maybe in Veronica's head, but not anywhere else.
>>93944536>How do we fix Lucy? Suicide 2.0 via pills or getting raped by Alejandro
Well, this page is a bit of nothing, isn't it.Hey, remember that anon from two threads ago who tossed around the idea of rewriting BCB?I'm actually doing it. And I'm halfway done with the hypothetical first episode.https://document.li/YOFY/I wanted to have something to show you guys, so here's your first look. And remember, I'm fully open to ideas. Do you like how it's going? Are the characters good and engaging? Is it significantly different from the original comic? Any ideas for future episodes?Again, I wanna stress that this won't be a regular thing, just a side gig. But I've been thinking about doing this for a while.They all wear clothes in this universe, 'tis different. Also, don't worry about the pets. I got plans for them.
>>93944766Nice doubles, I'll give the whole thing a read sometime today. Already gave a look at the first page, looks like a proper script, seems promising.
>>93944766>I got plans for them.Do those plans include an oven and fries on the side?
F U C K L U C Y
>>93942048Finally something remotely usable.Thank Christ, I was losing hope.Hopefully there's more potential in the coming panels.
>>93942313>>93942436talking about facebook posts isn't /co/
>>93945411We missed you jojoanon <3
>>93945411Nice. Now its time for Daisy's Stand: 「Fat Bottomed Girls」
>32 page intermissionUhhh...g-guys?
>>93945619oh fuck my life, I didn't notice that.
>>93944246Haley's that sibling you want to punch but can't due to knowing she or he will probably snitch
>>93945619>just under 11 weeks exactlyThat's into early October.Oh my.
>>93945619Ahahaha, they really are trying to delay things so hopefully the fans won't rage at how she's most likely gonna ship Daisy and Polo as quick as possible when the main story begins again.
>>93942801You have to be a fag yourself if you can't see that Mike is one of the most flip sloppiest fuckers in the comic
>>93945519Aw shucks I missed you guys too.
Did Taeshi change her mind or..?
>>93944539But not as funny or as likable as Cartman.
>>93945728>Going until early October>This "intermission" isn't going to end until my birthday
>>93945745Only one beating him in flip flopping is Lucy in the end of last chapter.She flipflopped more between emotions and mental states than Rick Santorum does in politics.
>>93945789assrimming so she doesn't lose fans by being vague as fuck.I guess her hubby has rubbed off on her.
>>93945874why did she assrim the post on the left and not the one on the right, then? The posts are both assuming the same thing, that Paulo idealized Lucy
>>93945897The same reason Lucy was all over the place last chapter.Vero lost her marbles.
>>93945828>Last page will be posted September 30Well, it was good being with you guys. See you all in October
If it's true that this is the first of a whole stack of off-topic pages coming up, then this smells like some BCI thing they were working on and was about to put online, but due to even the normally adhd reader with shit sense of value called the last few pages for unbelievable crap, then I'm willing to bet my ass that this is nothing more than distraction tactics in the hopes of they can get away with those atrocious pages instead of doing the sensible solution and redact & edit them so it actually makes sense.But that probably goes against the master plan, even though it'll also rendered shit by relying on such drivel to progress in the first place.So remember to tell the normies to never forgive nor forget.
>>93946287I doubt they were going to publish a 32-pages BCI, though. Maybe it started as a BCI, but then she thought of something better for a BCI chapter and rebooted it as a filler chapter
>>93946325It is a tad bit too convenient that it is positioned after that shitshow
>>93942048>daisy being happyThis is going to end horribly for her.
>>93946397I know, but still.A 32-pages BCI would be too long. And we know she had it ready for a while (or at least had the storyboard wholly done), or she wouldn't know that the pages were exactly 32. It wouldn't be a decision she made over the weekend
>>93946414>Daisy right now
>>93942912Lucy's mental stranglehold, crossed with his good boy nature, make him the perfect punching bag. Worse, it makes him feel like he somehow deserved it.Also, shit writing.
>>93944766Bump because I posted this too late and I think people are too burned out by the filler to care
>>93943005The only thing he fucked up is not driving Lucy to suicide himself.
Mike best bullyHow can Rapecat gang even compete?
>>93947312You're probably right. I'm willing to hope that this chapter will be okay but this first page isn't drawing me in all that much. I hope every character's day doesn't start like this.I'm on page seven of the script right now. Call me a dumbass but I was actually fooled into believing you'd made Lucy into an actual magical girl for a while. Pretty interesting way to start out. Does this mean that Lucy is a weaboo now, though? It was her dream.
Hey, remember when Taeshi used to put more effort into her craft?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FmbEe9msfY0
>>93947433Yeah, Lucy's now explicitly the kind of girl who browses Deviantart and watches fansubs on old-timey YouTube. I went with this because I wanted to flesh out her insular nature a lot more. Plus it makes since if she's a stereotypical tsundere that she would partially emulate her chinese cartoons as a way to connect to people.
>>93944536>How do we fix Lucy?Apathetic Mike calmly tearing apart all her retarded notions while brushing off her excuses and attempts to elicit an emotional response. He'd probably have to follow up with a prediction that she'll get all mopey and self-pitying just so that she has motivation to prove him wrong.
>>93945619At least we're getting more David
>>93947543But then the bills started coming in and bagman refused to get a job like any other sensible adult.
>>93945619So this is what belated character development looks like.
>>93947571The overall pace didn't increase, though. The webcomic was always updated three times a week, apart from a period (during the watercolour era!) during which it was published on every workday
>>93947566He still looks like a short haired yet taller Rachel now.She has dumbed down all her character designs after introducing the big heads.
Does anyone have the imgur of all the current Ships Ahoy?
>>93944766I enjoyed this a lot
>>93947544Lucy being kind of a socially inexperienced secret loser makes a lot of sense to me. It certainly humanizes the hyper-autistic ass we've been subjected to lately.
>>93947676here, but there are only the ones up to #24http://imgur.com/a/PYgOn
>>93947822Thanks a bunch, I couldn't find anything myself so this is a bug help
>>93947433Expanding on this since I just finished the script.The last names feel a bit awkward but it could just be because I'm not used to them having last names. Reynolds feels like an odd choice but I'm not sure what I'd replace it with. It's a fairly minor complaint anyway.I'd change Mike's line after Lucy kicks him to just "I'll walk it off." The full line doesn't seem like something he'd say to me. If he's being sarcastic, then that's odd because he's not really a sarcastic person. Otherwise he doesn't seem like the sort to tell people he's in pain. I'm not sure what characterization you're going for though.>>93947544That explains the music related stuff, was gonna ask about that.I like what you've got so far, it'd be great if you could write more. It'd make it easier to tell where you're taking the characters, too.
Boy this comic is getting worse and worse! It might be time to make Not Enough Rings: Sonic Mania Edition!
>>93947840Since I have nothing better to do I'll also post the rest of them
>>93947858If I had the will and the skills, you'd be one of the new additions to the BCBingo>>93947868
>>93947890How do you not have basic MS paint skills?
>>93948191>>93948141would be a shoddy job if I made it in paint
>>93948207aand last one here >>93943072
>>93948265Thanks for the Ships Ahoy dump, anon
>>93945728Oh fuck I didn't even see that!It looks like I'll be avoiding BCB for awhile and wait for the actual story to pick up which kinda sucks because I'm fairly new to BCB. The threads every few days is the only time I get to really talk about it but I can't imagine the threads having much discussion material for a few weeks.
>>93948406>I can't imagine the threads having much discussion material for a few weeks.you underestimate us, newcomer
>>93948108better version for this one
>>93948406>I can't imagine the threads having much discussion material for a few weeks.
>>93948471That's actually better
>>93948427>>93948478Well then I stand corrected. I'm curious to see how the next few weeks will play out.I'm kinda expecting a lot of shipping or wasn't some anon talking about trying to rewrite things? Or make a timeline or something?
>>93945619I think NotEnoughRingsfag is onto something
>>93948580Yeah, that me. >>93944766Just the first part. Right now there's a few typos but hopefully I'll have a more fleshed out fake pilot on Wednesday. So hang in there?
>>93947544Not sure I like her being a big nerd like that, but I think I'm just sick of reading stories by nerds about nerds.In the original version she's genuinely deranged. She was a flop on the social scene at the first day of preschool and just let that stick for the rest of her life, heedless of acquiring a group of friends who adore her.
>>93949049Who says she won't be deranged? ;)
>>93945619Really hoping it's 5 pages per week because I can't be dealing with a two and three-fourths month intermission. A month and a half would be more tolerable, at least. The text below today's page said that she had to keep every character's section five pages long, maybe it's to give us one character every week? I'm grasping at straws but fuck would it be that hard to make five pages per week of this art?>>93949049>Not sure I like her being a big nerd like thatAll the characters are already nerds in the base comic, honestly. Remember the con chapter? Lucy probably would've gone if she and Mike hadn't fallen out, and she played vidya with him all the time early on. I get what you mean, though.>I'm just sick of reading stories by nerds about nerds.I feel this. I can accept it as part of her character as long as the references to other media are kept to a minimum, though. Note to the author, define a character by their behavior and interactions with others, not by their interests. You've done fairly well so far but I'm just saying, don't end up with Michelle from Spider-Man Homecoming as the main character.
>>93949465>Next page in 42 hoursno luck, fella
>>93949465Paulo's not a nerd. Since I'm sick of the nerdsnerdsnderds thing it actually really endeared him to me.I don't think kids born in the mid '90s playing videos games is very nerdy anyway, but whatever.
>>93949625>Intermission>32 pages long
I guess I'm interested in if they've truly heard the complaints over that turd of a chapter we just finished and are doing something about it with this scribbled-out "intermission" as true filler.Uh, see you in October, I guess.
>>93949869AKA "please try and forget the ending of last chapter, I don't want to redo it even though it sucks ass in hindsight"
>>93949625Okay, seriously, what the hell are they doing? Is this supposed to be them cramming in all the character development they should have been accomplishing in the last few years, or are they just trying to buy time to redo upcoming chapters because they realized even the normie fans weren't buying into this crock? I'm leaning toward the latter since Taeshi posted that spoiler page.
>>93951250The real test will be if the spoiler page ever actually appears.Of course, they might be sensitive to that vulnerability and make sure it's in there, even if they were to ditch everything else. Bag certainly is attentive to appearances.
>>93951785>threat of fan rebellion leads them to rewrite an entire chapterI'd be surprised but then that's dependent on never having an inside look on the actual writing process. For all we know they've been testing the waters and readjusting course for years now.
>>93942088I prefer this to the regular plot
>add a "lined paper" layer to the image so people think it's a silly little off-hand doodle and don't criticize the art quality>for 11 weeks
>>93943116>I never thought i'd be 600k in debt
>>93952050They've been heading straight at the biggest maelstrom they could find since 2014
>>93952213It looks like legit lined paper, though. It even has the pen markings of the opposide side of the paper, and you can see the slightly off line transparing from the other side, too.If the put all that effort into making it look like they were random doodles, then props to them. But Taeshi probably just digitally inked something she actually doodled on a piece of paper
I like amayawink
>>93952188I don't blame you after the recent shitshow of a plot twist, but I'm old fashioned and prefer to set shit straight instead of distracting with sparklers, blinking lights and puppies + kittens.Shitsux to have integrity nowadays when everybody else are lazy and sleazy cunts.
>>93952322Fair enough; I don't know how she does these things. I assumed she'd be doing everything digitally.But then ACTUALLY uploading 11 weeks of lined-paper stuff is just as bad. Like, a week of "here's sum doodles lol" is cute, but months of it? Sloppy operations. Well, we've already seem to have smelled out that this is a stopgap so I suppose we know why she's doing it. It's a better sign than the comic careering further off the rails.
>>93952217>mfw I understand this reference
>>93952331I liked it more when the comic was a slice of life with very gradual increments of drama.My favorite part of the comic, oddly enough was the time in between Lucy's suicide and Lucy's returnEverything was fucking hunky-dory, and we had a very understated few months about Paulo being gay, almost being un-gay with doggirlface, and Daisy buying condoms.I don't like it when page after page is wham after wham of tension.
>>93952481. >Well, we've already seem to have smelled out that this is a stopgap so I suppose we know why she's doing it. It's a better sign than the comic careering further off the rails.Delaying the inevitable instead of amending it so the disaster isn't on the horizon sure is smart/s
>>93952571I could see Paolo going this route in life.
>>93952590Who knows? With some extra work maybe they could make it...good.lolno
>>93952728It's not a matter of could, it's a matter of would.
Jeez we're going to have to wait a long time now for Daisy's REEEEE party.
>>93952800We've been waiting for Daisy's party since daisy said she was having a party for her 16th birthdaysWhich was 0.2 seconds before Lucy showed upAnd now, not only did we have to go through months of Lucy's shitBut now a 32 page intermissionLet that sit
>>93952800>"Aww yeah everyone, get ready for the MEGA fallout fro--">"Vero, this chapter fucking sucks, holy shit, what are you doing">"Buh-but I was...I mean, h-hey, look everyone! Fun doodles, h-haha...ha...."
>>93953093The level of how fucked up the ending of last chapter was, is almost worth the notion of buying your own klaxon siren.
>>93953344Tash and Sui BTFOhows that shit taste faggots?
is there a trash thread up?
>>93954364There's been one up since last week.
We've been saying 11 weeks but with stream days taken out it'll probably be 12.
>>93954510>since last week.So this is the power of /trash/
>>93954572>almost 3 months.Yep, definitely trying to memory hole the farce of a chapter ending.
>>93954717We should storytime that abortion when the filler's about to end. To remember.
>>93954717>farce of a chapterthats a severe understatementthis shit is on par with the polo is a faggot chapter
>>93942093everything he doesnt want.
>>93955603Godspeed you magnificent bastard.
>>93955603this better be on the booru RIGHT NOW
What's everyone expecting from the next chapter in 3 months?Taeshi's gonna hamfistedly put a flashback to where Lucy has been during Daisy's party, isn't she
>>93955972I think Tae is trying to avoid Lucy for a while after the blunder that was last chapter. I'm not sure how much a flashback would really show anyway, since Lucy hasn't changed all that much.Still wrapping my head around this intermission lasting three goddamn months. The pacing issues in this comic are spanning whole chapters now.
>>93956089What would actually be the bigger blunder?A) This is exactly what it looks like: Pumping out a distraction for the angry massesorB) This intermission was actually part of Taeshi's (poorly thought out) plan all along and she thought it would be a cute throwback with the line paper and shit?
>>93956290So in other wordsA) this is all part of bagboy's keikakuorB) this is all part of taeshi's keikaku
>>93955603Literally the only reason I still follow co threads.
>>93955603But he likes Madison.
>>93956333Either way it reeks of a rotten garbage fire.Also noice three trips
>>93956089Should just stop avoiding the eraser and just do like you would when removing a stubborn band-aid and get it over with quickly instead of pussyfooting postponing.
>>93944766Random comments:-The bit about a hearing aid is kind of weird; everyone except Paulo seems comfortably well-off so I don't know why Lucy's mom would worry about money for something like that. Moreover, if Lucy is outright deaf in her left ear I don't think a hearing aid would do any good.More important than any of that, are you intending to do something with the whole deaf ear thing? Taeshi never has. It's always been a meaninglessly exacting detail included because real whitecoat blue-eyed cats have that problem. -You have Sam bantering just a bit. From what little we see of him in the actual series he seems pretty humorless.-Personal autism here but I always thought that only Paulo should call Lucy "Luce"...although he only ever does it a couple of times in the series.
>>93948207Paulo passed up some decent pussy for toxic pussy instead... For shame Paulo, For shame
>>93957766Went from desiring metaphorical to literal.