The first ever filler comic! This is an April
Fool's joke Ben came up with to celebrate the first year anniversary
of the comic.
Thursday, April 1 2004
Happy Comic Anniversary! We've had this thing going
for about a year now, and we've got
a fair amount done in
that time. We've had some lofty goals, but it's nice to see things
coming along at a reasonably
This time of celebration is darkened a bit by some
odd news: Esa's disappeared from school and gone off to become
a wandering fishmonger
I don't know what's wrong with that guy
complains all the time and keeps wasting away the hours on unimportant
things. How dare that boy eat or sleep on comic-drawing
time?! Grr. I mean, seriously, people
From the indications I've had, he's probably not
going to be coming back this time, so I've brought the backup
artist on board full-blast. To inagurate his coming, he's made
not one, but three pages that are up today! The first
is just phenomenal! The second is incredible, and the third just
cannot be missed or believed. I mean, look at that craftsmanship!
Megatokyo, Smegatokyo; I say this is where it's really
We're increasing the schedule to three pages per
day for the next three months to catch up. The guy says he doesn't
ever sleep, and I believe it, the way he's been grinding stuff
out the past couple of days. This is pretty much what the rest
of the comic's going to be looking like from here on out, so sit
back and enjoy!
Happy April Fool's Day, everyone! Okay, joke's over.
It seems Esa didn't become Rurouni Fishmonger after all, and NETTG:TEY
readers were far too jaded to fall for such a simple ruse. Ah,
well. Can't blame us for trying.