Commander Keen: the comic strip

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=+ retrospective spoiler alert for ScarletFlame's post +=
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It goes to show, good manners is not always a good thing.

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Aaaah officer Bowowitz, interesting guy. Family man, three kids, youngest is a bit weird, keeps running around with a Jacks helmet on and fighting with officer Barkmeyer's kid. Oh to be eight years old again...
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chrissifniotis wrote:It goes to show, good manners is not always a good thing.
So did anyone notice that the officer is wearing mind control belt in the last panel? I didn't want too be to obvious about it, but in hindsight I guess I could have done something to call more attention to it. The whole "please" thing was supposed to be a callback to strip #66, but considering that comic was published 9 months ago and the belt itself hasn't been around since #68 which was all of 8 month ago, refreshing people's memories probably would have been smart.

Anyway, now we have the final strip in this story arc. After this I'm going to post a drawing, but other than that I'm going to take a break from the strip for a while to work on some other projects. I'm glad everyone -- from what I can tell -- has enjoyed it, and I appreciate all the great feedback. I'll be back eventually, but hopefully it won't be another 4-year break this time. ;)

http://www.keencomic.com/?p=927

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I noticed it, but only after careful observation and lots of hinting from your writeup.

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Post by chrissifniotis »

Neat wrap up, can't wait for the next part.

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keenmaster486 wrote:I noticed it, but only after careful observation and lots of hinting from your writeup.
That's pretty much what I figured. People seem to be surprisingly accepting of the comic regardless, so maybe I'll just call the belt an "Easter egg" and be done with it. ;)

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Or just put some SGA text in saying 'Notice the belt!' Keen fans will be unable to resist decoding it.
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Image
(newest update deserves a reaction image)
RESTING SPACE
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Well, this'll be it for a while. Thanks for all the fun feedback over the last couple years. Hopefully I'll be back at this soon. :) Until then, I'll leave you with this...

http://www.keencomic.com/?p=948

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*cries*
It's so beautiful

Hope you're not gone for too long! Seriously, this is some of the best Keen fandom material ever done. It'll be sorely missed until next time :)
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Awww, Spot's so adorable!!! :yorp
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Pisces swimmeatus... but wait: is his swimsuit buck teeth proof?
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Nisaba wrote:Pisces swimmeatus... but wait: is his swimsuit buck teeth proof?
Possibly, that's what these tests are FOR!
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The Commander Keen comic strip is back!

...AGAIN!

https://www.keencomic.com/?p=975
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