When my wife saw the pencils for this page, she pointed out that the guy in the screen reminded her of an old school friend of ours. As soon as she said that, I saw it, too! All I can tell you is that it wasn’t deliberate! 😀
Heroes of Independent Space Societies
November 6, 2011/
by John MacLeod/
Isn’t it amazing how much a short-range communications pod looks like a VHS tape, going into a VHS tape player, it even sounds like the one I have downstairs.
Well art does imitate life as they say. But this guy is giving me a snake vibe for sure. Must be the ‘ssssss.’
Dean: the wonders of 26th-century concealed magnetic storage technology, eh?
Reuel: I wonder if that vibe had any effect on how he chose his organization’s acronym?? 😛
SPACE KID is terrific! Just discovered it via Google+ and we’re adding it to our “Webcomics We Love” links on the SMASH site. Great work!
Thanks very much, Chris — hope you continue to enjoy! 🙂