Aaron
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Silverware
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Arguas
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Shalidar
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Brett
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Cinder
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Gone Fishin’! 05/26/2017

by Joe

Taking a computer break this weekend by going camping with the family before the camping season rush starts :D I have to manually approve first-time commenters so if you leave a comment that doesn’t show up, I’ll approve it when I get back! And, thank you all for leaving comments – you don’t know how much you all help with the story!

Have a great weekend and go out and enjoy the sun! :D

Enjoy Scene 47 – “Backfire”! Another huge thanks to our Patron, Shalidar! Find his sprite in the scene :D

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so good. my computer when down and I just got it working. this is the first comic i came to. love the work. thank you

Christopher Oliver on May 26, 2017 at 10:57 pm

(First?)
Nice upgrade for Arbiter,but what if sentinel goes out without anti hacking defenses?

justinwya on May 27, 2017 at 12:11 am

“Do you see a satellite strapped onto it?” I must admit, I laughed SO hard at this. I love you Doc, never change. I love these characters you made Joe, and that was a beautiful turn around. “Backfire” is a geniosly fitting name for this scene.

Luio on May 27, 2017 at 7:05 pm

Even if Victor can’t move, doesn’t he have his insane mental powers? Why can’t he use them?

Supaserrin on May 28, 2017 at 9:13 am

@Supaserrin My guess is that, when a machine completes an override order, it has to wait for non-override orders before it can function normally.

Thomas on May 28, 2017 at 11:42 am

Damn, Victor/Smyth was cocky, leaving a huge backdoor like that in the enemies hands. Was he so full of himself? Or underestimated the humans? Maybe both? But nice save by doc regardless :D

Cubix on May 29, 2017 at 12:39 pm

@Supaserrin it’s because he has been given the machine body he becomes fully apart of it. I believe it was explained a bit earlier. While it does give him new powers, it gives him new weaknesses. Arguably he’s weaker now, the most likely the intention of the machines as they tricked him into becoming a machine himself.

ShiftyOne on May 30, 2017 at 6:09 pm

I finally found Shalidar’s sprite, it was well hidden.

Niko on June 1, 2017 at 5:27 pm

@ShiftyOne I’d actually guess that the Machines seek the perfect mind to be put into their “perfect being” project, and Victor was the closest mind with powers at hand. Although… if the machines are trying to create “the perfect being”, why exactly are they at war with the plants? Surely control of plant biology like Rosa has is something that they’d desire for their perfect being? Oh dear, I do hope that they don’t decide to go after Rosa, Joe would do horrible things to them if they tried, but if they succeeded who’s to say that the result would be anything close to sane?

Cinder on June 2, 2017 at 8:17 am

@Cubix Yes, he is absolutely full of himself. Completely. He is immature, cocky, and full of wrath. The biggest strengths and weaknesses put together. Someone like that does not know fear or hesitation, but for that reason doesn’t know about very good reasons why he should fear and hesitate.

Znayx on June 2, 2017 at 8:18 pm