El Thorvaldo
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Myth Noir [11/11]
Myth Noir [11/11] by El Thorvaldo (@Thorvald)

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You could not do it. You could not kill the girl.

Taken together, this comic is the story of how I finally read Homestuck. I had made two false starts prior, once shortly after the conclusion of Problem Sleuth and then another maybe about a year or so later. Trying to figure out mythmonster2's avatar led me to the MSPA Wiki months before I was inspired to do this; at the time I hadn't realized Jack was a Homestuck character.

The script was constructed backwards based on snippets I'd read on the wiki, starting from "You could not kill the girl" and building a comic around it. Ever the perfectionist, to ensure I got Jack's nuances right, I hunkered down late December and read the entire archives in under a week. Originally the cartoon was to be done in "my" style, but when I began, I suddenly had the stroke of genius to imitate the MSPA format.

I'm very happy with the result.

Homestuck © Andrew Hussie et al.;
Bob the Angry Flower © Stephen Notley;
mythmonster2 © himself.

[Originally submitted to DeviantArt February 2012.]

Category:
Fan Art - Animation/Comic
Rating:
Teen (D)
Class:
Finished Work
Submitted:
128 days and 12 hours ago
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