QUACKCAST 440 - Character tropes VS characterisation

ozoneocean at 12:00AM, Aug. 20, 2019

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Today we compare and contrast two ways of making characters: starting with a pure archetype and building it with tropes, or creating a character organically through circumstance ...




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FEATURED COMIC --> The Great Khan

ozoneocean at 12:00AM, July 24, 2019



Poor Gil owns a true terror of a bunny! The Great Kahn is a name this huge, surly, fluffy fellow more than lives up to, he's a terror for his master, not cute in the slightest. This is a funny comic strip with the occasional full-page, full-colour spreads, about ...

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QUACKCAST 433 - everyone is a beginner

ozoneocean at 12:00AM, July 2, 2019

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Today we chat about a furore on Twitter focussing on a artist who made a tutorial about the differences between the line work of beginners and advanced ...



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Objectification

ozoneocean at 12:00AM, Sept. 22, 2017



This is mainly an issue with female characters…
But what IS objectification?
Objectification is when you rob a character of traits that make them human and turn them into something closer to an object.

One common view, that I feel is in error, is that characters are objectified by how ...





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Quackcast 335 - Dialoguecast

ozoneocean at 12:00AM, Aug. 15, 2017

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Dialogue is one of the most important elements for storytelling in most webcomics (there are exceptions). But dialogue is often hard for beginners, writing out imaginary conversations to push stories forward, show characterisation, or expositions are skills that don't come naturally! Banes has given us a helpful newspost ...

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QUACKCAST 209 - lurv triangles

ozoneocean at 12:00AM, March 10, 2015

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Around about Valentine's day, HippieVan's mind turned to thoughts of love… and she conceived of a great newspost idea that was very popular with people! Love triangles are very good for generating drama in your writing without having to worry too much about ...




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THURSDAY FEATURE --> Typical Strange

ozoneocean at 12:00AM, Dec. 20, 2012



There's A LOT going on in Typical Strange, many story threads, because Banes is an author's author who loves his stories! The twists, turns and very strange side tracks are the best part of typical strange, you really never know where things are going next, but you do ...

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THURSDAY FEATURE --> ZoNe 3

ozoneocean at 12:00AM, Nov. 8, 2012



We are not alone… there are other planes of existence, zones, places where the demons live.
Sean is having trouble sleeping. A nightmare demon invades his dreams. His sister Zoey is in hospital, she's not happy. The mysterious witch Winter says she can help. Can Doctor Voss protect Zoey ...


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Heroes By Hand ---> Thursday's Feature!!!

ozoneocean at 2:39AM, March 12, 2009

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Paper Heroes are a silly bunch of funny heroes. There's Shape, Meteor, Raven, Pirate, and others, all with there own special skills and comedic talents. There isn't much more to say about them really, it's a good looking humorous gag comic about silly superheroes. Highspeed comics ...





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