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Comic 64: The Contract - 4

So Nintendo decides to interrupt Sony's presentation, and tells him just what she thinks about his idea...

Also... I'm doing a Q&A after this! If you have any questions for the characters, please let me know! Comment here or send me a PM.

And more cameos! From left to right:

1. Allison from Super Chibi Girl
2. Jiro from Ruby Nation
3. Scythian from Pros Édra
4. Karla from M9 Girls
5. Atari from Console Wars
6. Marie-Ange from Autumn Bay
7. Shanti from The Green-Eyed Sniper
8. Dr. Gardevoir (human version) from Level 30 Psychiatry

Comments:

jas
by jas at 27th Sep 2015, 12:10 PM

Cute page! Loved the cameos (nice job on Allison! Thanks)!

by Zanreo at 27th Sep 2015, 7:29 PM

Thanks! Glad you like :D

Zanreo
MadJak91
by MadJak91 at 27th Sep 2015, 1:48 PM

This whole debacle was The Game of Consoles.
Backstab your opponent at the right time if your stealthy attempt failed.

Sony was clever if anything. Nintendo was too trusting, their licenses are a goldmine. Lucky combination.
It is like damn if you do, damn if you do not. Because even canceling the deal turned around and bit them in the end.
Nintendo is Dr. Frankenstein, Sony is the monster.

by Zanreo at 27th Sep 2015, 7:30 PM

Indeed... That could apply to a lot of events in the industry actually

And yeah, Nintendo should have been much more careful about accepting that in the first place...

Zanreo
InfectedBlood
by InfectedBlood at 27th Sep 2015, 9:22 PM

Fun page and lovely cameo of Shanti, thanks a lot! :)

by Zanreo at 27th Sep 2015, 9:23 PM

Thanks!

Zanreo
NeilKapit
by NeilKapit at 28th Sep 2015, 12:07 AM

Thank you for the cameo. I suspect Jiro will eventually side with Sony.

by Zanreo at 28th Sep 2015, 5:04 AM

You're welcome! And yeah... Sony didn't get off easy here

Zanreo
melaredblu
by melaredblu at 28th Sep 2015, 2:00 AM

And then everything went wrong after that. The end.

by Zanreo at 28th Sep 2015, 5:06 AM

Yeah, the gaming world would never be the same...

Zanreo
xianyu118
by xianyu118 at 28th Sep 2015, 2:23 AM

Puzzled Scythian is beat Scythian

Is that a meme I detect in panel 8?

by Zanreo at 28th Sep 2015, 5:07 AM

Yes

And indeed it is, hehe, was wondering when anyone would notice

Zanreo
Reolvia
by Reolvia at 30th Sep 2015, 5:11 AM

In the end that was not Nintendo's best move

by Zanreo at 30th Sep 2015, 5:15 AM

Yeah, the mistake was really accepting the contract in the first place...

Zanreo
hipopotamo
by hipopotamo at 9th Oct 2015, 5:31 AM

Karla would be attending a Game conference for sure!

by Zanreo at 14th Oct 2015, 2:34 AM

Yep :D

Zanreo
keiiii
by keiiii at 22nd Oct 2015, 8:16 AM

To this day, I wonder what could have been if they actually went with it, mostly because one of my favorite games of all time (Secret of Mana) was apparently supposed to be released on that thing.

I really like the 3-dimensionality of Sony's hand in the "Heey... W-what are you doing?" panel. It may not be super perfectly drawn, but I can really feel the structure of the hand from the way how each finger is drawn at a slightly different angle.

by Zanreo at 22nd Oct 2015, 9:27 AM

Yeah, could be interesting to think about... We can only wonder what would have happened.

And thanks! I actually had to use a reference for that, but I feel like I'm getting better at hands (even if they're still one of the things I keep struggling with)

Zanreo
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