Today on Quantum Vibe: Honesty the best policy Strip 2274 - Click strip above to goto the next strip.
First Seen: Thu 2021-09-30
Story & Art: Scott Bieser - Sci-Fi Adventure Monday & Thursday.
Dark plans fall like thunderbolts.
A thousand years in the future, humanity has colonized worlds in nearly
100 galaxies, thanks to Quantum Vibremonic technologies developed five
centuries earlier. Other new technologies have created various
off-shoots of humanity and extended life expectancies five-fold. The
story begins with how a mad scientist and his plucky assistant, along
with their robot friend, brought humanity to the stars, and continues
with the adventures of some unique people in fantastic places.
Roswell, Texas - Full Color Hard Bound [ Oct 11, 2021 ]
ROSWELL, TEXAS, the retro-sci-fi comedy romp written by L. Neil Smith and Rex F. May, and illustrated by Scott Bieser and Jen Zach, is getting a new lease on life from Big Head Press. The new deluxe printed graphic novel will be in a full-color, larger format hard-back book, and limited to 500 copies available exclusively through Indiegogo.com, the crowd-funding platform. This new edition will also include an afterward by Rylla Smith, daughter of author L. Neil Smith, who discorporated in late August.>
The crowd-funding campaign is scheduled to commence October 25, ending November 23. Stay tuned for more announcements.
Bok and Li are walking side-by side along a city street, still at night.
Caption: Roughly an hour later:
Li: Well, that worked out a lot better than it night have.
Bok: It turns out honesty is the best policy, go figure.
Closer 2-shot on Li and Bok.
Bok: In my current life, everything hinges on my reputation. I safeguard it by being truthful.
Bok: This gives me considerable social capital, which comes in handy in situations like this.
They continue walking
Li: Well, it came in handy this evening.
Li: You saved the lives of two cops.
Bok: I … what?
The pair approach a Dislocador station (Earl's Dislocation Service)
Li: Just kidding. I probably wouldn't have had to kill them.
Li: But dealing them has given the murderer time to disappear again.