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Strip 2417 of Quantum Vibe
Today on Quantum Vibe: Three dramatic events in one day
Strip 2417 - Click strip above to goto the next strip.
First Seen: Sun 2023-05-21
Story & Art: Scott Bieser - Sci-Fi Adventure Monday & Thursday.
Dark plans fall like thunderbolts.
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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.

Quantum Vibe: Seamus - By Scott Bieser w/Zeke Bieser & Lea Jean Badellas

What Comes Next [ Mar 18, 2024 ]

The War is Over. We Won.

The war is over, but This Means War has a ways to go. Novo Paolo/Bubbleopolis is still in a nebula/stellar nursery, no one knows what happened to the planet Sharen (center of the Intergalactic Council), and the status of the now-surrendered Invaders is yet to be resolved. What will they do when they learn their homeworld is basically destroyed? Will Alyss and Li be re-united? How about Diana (the real one) and Otto?

These questions will be resolved in the next few weeks, before This Means War part 3 wraps in late May.

After that, I plan to go BACK in time about 400 years, to when Alyss and Li left their home in the Sol System to colonize a new world on the far side of the galaxy. As one might expect, hijinks ensue. New subtitle yet to be determined, start date sometime in around the start of July. Stay tuned!

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Transcript For Strip 2417

Panel 1
Falstaff is delivering his newscast, Noticícias Increditável

Falstaff: … three dramatic turns of events in just one day.

Falstaff: First a failed assault on the IGC Legation, where the Pillars believed was the entry point for the so-called Libérateurs.

Panel 2
Over Falstaff’s shoulder a replay of Alyss’ ship Eva Jeanne getting destroyed.

Falstaff: Which resulted in the destruction of Alyss Roaz’ private battleship, as she led the assault.

Falstaff: Roaz has not been seen or heard from since the battle and she is presumed dead.

Panel 3
Falstaff

Falstaff: The other Pillars are tight-lipped about this shocking loss to the city’s leadership.

Falstaff: The Legation, in the meantime, has relocated to an undisclosed location, presumably to avoid future assaults.

Panel 4
Over Flagstaff’s shoulder, a shot looking outward from one of the outer spheres … the sky is reddish and a pair blurry, organge stars can be seen.

Falstaff: The next surprise was a blackout followed by … a change in the sky.

Falstaff: Scientists are theorizing that the city has been enveloped in a thick cloud of charged plasma, possibly to thwart the Libérateaurs.

Panel 5
Footage of Polyphemus kicking ass near the Schildhaus

Falstaff: Moments later, a new, powerful battleship has appeared, defending the Schildhaus ...

Falstaff: … the no-longer secret location of the city’s Oresme and Miyagi shield generators.

Panel 6
Now just Falstaff

Falstaff: But despite these surprises, the Libérateurs continue making advances through the city’s spheres.

Falstaff: Eventually, even the SchildHaus will fall.

Falstaff: Will the Pillars finally negotiate an end to the fighting, or will new leaders emerge to solve this crisis?

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