Comic 235 - The Gem Sceptre of Mu
28th Aug 2017, 12:00 AM in The Red Lemur
The Gem Sceptre of Mu
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Fabian W. edit delete
Fabian W.
Freder Roselands excessively guarded collection of valuable artworks and artifacts has been mentioned once already...

And bonus points for whoever can guess the surname of Charm and Strange before reading the next page... ;-)
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xianyu118 edit delete reply
xianyu118
Quark? Boson? Subatomic Particles?

Fabian W. edit delete reply
Fabian W.
One of your guesses is correct! (Which one is it? Look at the sign on Charm's shoulder. ;-) )
Cooke edit delete reply
Cooke
Two aspiring thieves maybe trying to outshine a previous duo...

A punch in the dark. How uncivilised.
Fabian W. edit delete reply
Fabian W.
I imagine them to be sort of the "Always Someone Better" rivals to Dexter and Sinistra: They have the neater looking clothes, the neater looking hair, (seemingly) work in a more professional manner...

The next page will show that Strange also definitely has a rather low opinion on someone punching his dear sister in the dark. But... who is the puncher? ;-)
Man_and_Crow edit delete reply
Man_and_Crow
That's some advance security there.
Fabian W. edit delete reply
Fabian W.
Assuming of course that the mysterious punching person is actually supposed to be there... ;-)
Chippewa Ghost edit delete reply
Chippewa Ghost
That's a cheap shot, [redacted] showing up to the heist right after all the hard work has been done...
Fabian W. edit delete reply
Fabian W.
Perhaps [redacted] decided to let Strange and Charm have some fun first... :-D
steveha edit delete reply
steveha
When I first read this comic, I thought the punch came from a mechanical arm hidden inside the museum display. Security like a museum might have in an old Warner Brothers cartoon.

https://guideimg.alibaba.com/images/shop/2015/08/06/93/extendo-punch-boxing-glove-extendable-arm_7240593.jpeg
steveha edit delete reply
steveha
Hmm, I expected the web site to auto-link the URL. I'll try it with the "Add image" button...

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Security by Wile E. Coyote, Super-Genius.
Fabian W. edit delete reply
Fabian W.
Ha, yeah that would be hilarious! :-D And a bucket of water over the door...
JammyTheBirb edit delete reply
JammyTheBirb
Ok these characters have the best themed names ever
Fabian W. edit delete reply
Fabian W.
Thank you! :-D I have put quite some thought into it, until I found something that worked!
ProfEtheric edit delete reply
ProfEtheric
Of course someone was going to steal the thing advertised on the side of the building...
Fabian W. edit delete reply
Fabian W.
Otherwise that would be boring! ;-D