Daily Archives: February 7, 2013
Sometimes, you really hate a webcomic. But it’s not the webcomic’s fault. Not really. It’s actually the presentation. I mean, this is 2013. Why do a lot of webcomics look like they’re on interfaces designed for GeoCities?
So, readers, I ask this question: outside of the comic itself, what are your biggest webcomic turn-offs?
MS Paint Adventures has become such a resounding success that I’m surprised there aren’t that many copycats. It could be the sprite comic for the 2010′s! I imagine, though, that Andrew Hussie’s series only looks effortless, and the final product actually takes far more man-hours than a comic with “MS Paint” in the title would let on.
That said, I’ve encountered a couple that try to ape the style. There’s Prequel, which reaches back to the origins of MSPA with a story that’s driven by commands from users at the MSPA forums. There’s also the subject of today’s review: Aushweeptz, a.k.a. Copypaste Adventure, which was sent to me by a Twitter user who goes by Blandy Fox.