Oct 26, 2014
For the Halloweencast Banes and I will be journeyed beyond the veil, down into the depths of webcomic HELL… There, we encountered the LOST and the DAMMED: the tormented souls of abandoned webcomics that were ended before their time. Deep underneath the black, soaring Gothic spires of DD HQ lie the labyrinthine catacombs, dry, dusty crypts, and ossuaries where the bones of old abandoned webcomics go to rest and moulder away, their lonely souls pining for the time when they could see the day and frolic in the sun, with viewers to keep them company. Watched over by the great demon Death Porn and harried by mischievous spriter sprites, the poor souls languish in their solitary torments, hoping to one day be reborn anew! For the Halloweencast, Banes and I asked for contributors to name some of their old lost faves so we could pay our respects to these tragic cases, give them a voice once more, and hopefully return them for a few brief moments to the sun again by sending some more viewers their way.
Topics and Show Notes
Topics and Show Notes:
YOUR CHOICE... - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/YOUR_CHOICE/
The Lost Soul Webcomics:
MISFIT ASSASSINS - http://theduckwebcomics.com/MISFIT_ASSASSINS/
/>The Hub - http://theduckwebcomics.com/The_Hub/
/>Cricket's Creature - http://theduckwebcomics.com/Crickets_Creature/
/>Magiversity - http://theduckwebcomics.com/Magiversity/
/>Angelfish - http://theduckwebcomics.com/Angelfish/
/>The Rose Killer - http://theduckwebcomics.com/The_Rose_Killer/
/>Opey the Warhead - http://theduckwebcomics.com/Opey_the_Warhead/
/>BLANK LIFE insert player rokulily - http://www.drunkduck.com/BLANK_LIFE_insert_player_rokulily/
/>The People That Melt in the Rain - http://theduckwebcomics.com/The_People_That_Melt_in_the_Rain/
/>1946 - http://theduckwebcomics.com/1946/
/>Gore - http://theduckwebcomics.com/Gore/
/>Lovecraft Jr - http://theduckwebcomics.com/Lovecraft_Jr/
/>Abby Sanders Lawyer to the Supernatural - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/Abby_Sanders_Lawyer_to_the_Supernatural/
/>Bally Who - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/Bally_Who/
/>BALLMAN - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/BALLMAN/
/>BadBlood xXx The History Of Malden - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/BadBlood_xXx_The_History_Of_Malden/
/>leather woman - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/leather_woman/ NSFW
Melaines Choles - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/Melaines_Choles/
/>The Naked Nurse - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/The_Naked_Nurse/ NSFW
Jump - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/Jump/
/>Detective Fork 2 - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/Detective_Fork_2/
Our zombie comic thread - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/forum/topic/176584/
Our suffering contributors:
The vampiric Usedbooks - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/user/usedbooks/
/>KimLuster the succubus - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/user/KimLuster/
/>Dragonaur the lich - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/user/Dragonaur/
/>Captain Hook's ghost Gunwallace - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/user/Gunwallace/
Special thanks to:
The goulish Banes - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/user/Banes/
/>The dark piper Gunwallace - http://www.virtuallycomics.com
The theme song by Gunwallace this week was for:
Demon Eater - http://www.theduckwebcomics.com/Demon_Eater/ by Jillyfoo!
Jun 30, 2014
In the AMAZING world of webcomics tomorrow Chromium printing presses will print out up to 6 pages an hour!!!! In all 3 colours! Black, White AND yellow!!! For your viewing pleasure comics from many different creators are all able to be viewed AT THE SAME TIME, fully updated every day on our state of the art pin-boards! Comic pages are affixed to a state of the art cork backed board with only the finest drawing pins and tacks! Well, that's not actually what we were talking about... In this DD community webcomics podcast of the future we talk about all the possibilities that will happen down the road for webcomics: the mobile space, more money for creators, the professional and amateur worlds of comic making getting closer and closer together, net neutrality, and the possible pitfalls that may befall us. We had some great contributions from some wise guys.
Mar 31, 2014
While out on a routine survey mission in the Asimov Nebula, space-Captain Ozone and security officer second class Stanley Banes find themselves face to face with a drunken rampaging mutated alien duckmonster! Join our spacefaring heroes as they ramble about some of their favourite SciFi and discuss some of the best and worst features of the genre. But more importantly; will they get out of this predicament alive and will they ever get their booze back?
Mar 11, 2014
Banes returns to the Quackcast to join me on another interview with Jake Richmond of the very popular Modest Medusa! This time we get to find out more about Jake's comic making technique, his writing style, character creation, colour technique, drawing materials, programs and his whole work flow. I had wanted to get into this last time as well on Quackcast 155 but we had a great chat about the things you can do to make money from your webcomics instead. So now we get a full picture of what goes into the making of Modest Medusa! For example; did you know it's all drawn on paper and scanned? Neither did I! This is part one, part two will come out next week. Stay tuned!
Feb 18, 2014
It's one of the great tragedies of webcomics the way ‘real life’ so often gets in the way of our comic work. This Quackcast was inspired by HippieVan's newspost about webcomics that disappeared into the atmosphere or deadended into nowhere... Hippie joins Ozone and Banes to discuss the topic of comics ending before their time, comics we miss, comics we need closure from! Why do they end like that? Have you got abandoned work under your belt? Will you ever come back and finish it? What are some of your forgotten faves? Bellow are a list of ours
Jan 13, 2014
Banes sez: Bereft of our Captain, ozoneocean, I talk with Niccea about the 2013 Drunk Duck awards, which are finishing up as we speak. She reveals some spoileriffic information (which will not be nearly as spoileriffic as you read this), and we reveal the not-so-breaking news that the drunkduck.com domain is ours again! Please get involved in planning the 2014 Awards! Niccea will need help!
Dec 2, 2013
For this Quackcast it's just Ozone aaaaaand HippieVan! We're discussing various things, the most important of which is the Top Ten rating system for the front page of DD. It has been frozen solid since the site stopped tracking stats about TWO years ago. Hopefully we'll restart hat when we figure out how to code it up, but for now HippieVan and Irreverent came up with a good idea: The Top Ten comics will be based on how many "likes" they have. This will be calculated every week by HippieVan. So now comics have the ability to get into the top ten if they can get enough "Likes", so start campaigning people and you'll have a spot on the front page! Unfortunately we're not including Adult rated comics in that list because those can't be seen by people who aren't signed into the site so would just look like blank boxes on the front page. Never fear though, Adult comics are still ranked proudly on the comic search page in their true like order.
Nov 11, 2013
The Gullas and Banes are BastardsCast is brought to you by the Solid Gold Dancers! Check out those costumes... nice! Well now that's over, let's introduce Quackcast 141. Skyfox Kawaiidaigakusei, Master Banes, and Captain Ozone come together to chat about this week's comic feature which is The Devon Legacy, then they go on to chat about what Kawaiidaigakusei will be doing for DD as our new featurer and Monday Newsposter. They also wax nostalgic on the history of The Duck, possible improvements, then get back on track and chat to Kawaiidaigakusei about comic featuring qualifications... and finally just chat about DD stuff in general. Next week: Drawing on mobile devices! Apps, apps, apps!!!!!