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by rickgriffin
Mon Aug 24, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: The Comic
Topic: August Guest Week
Replies: 13
Views: 1540

Re: August Guest Week

96N64player wrote:
Mon Aug 24, 2020 1:08 pm
Woo Hoo! Hopefully I can get an idea because I always wanted to do this.
By the way, is transparency optional?
Yeah it's optional. Just make sure you've saved it correctly if you DO use it because if you don't there'll be so many ugly artifacts.
by rickgriffin
Mon Aug 24, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: The Comic
Topic: August Guest Week
Replies: 13
Views: 1540

August Guest Week

Hey! Guest week again. This may run until the end of the month or a little after. Rules as usual: 1) Don't submit anything I wouldn't post (of course). Previously submitted comics that were not posted are still eligible so long as they follow the rules. 2) Please only submit the finished image. Do n...
by rickgriffin
Tue Feb 25, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: The Comic
Topic: What is the wolf pack family tree?
Replies: 38
Views: 8696

Re: What is the wolf pack family tree?

Amazee Dayzee wrote:Though Rick confirmed that Poncho and Jack weren't brothers.
No I didn't.

I said that Jack was half-coyote. How would that imply that Poncho ISN'T?
by rickgriffin
Thu Nov 28, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: The Comic
Topic: Missing chapter link!
Replies: 2
Views: 6678

Re: Missing chapter link!

That's fixed now. For some reason I had a lot of trouble adding it in, like I suddenly forgot how chapter ordering worked and was looking at the ID instead of the actual order number
by rickgriffin
Wed Nov 27, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: The Comic
Topic: HOUSEPETS BOOK 10 NOW AVAILABLE
Replies: 18
Views: 152692

HOUSEPETS BOOK 10 NOW AVAILABLE

housepets_book10-front-small.jpg Amazon US: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1710322756 UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1710322756 Germany: https://www.amazon.de/dp/1710322756 France: https://www.amazon.fr/dp/1710322756 Spain: https://www.amazon.es/dp/1710322756 Italy: https://www.amazon.it/dp/1710322756 ...
by rickgriffin
Wed Sep 04, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2019/09/04 - Well When You Say It Like That
Replies: 71
Views: 12597

Re: 2019/09/04 - Well When You Say It Like That

jonas wrote:Y'know, I would not be giving that squirrel coffee if I were them. At that size, a 16-oz. will have Marion bouncing off the walls.
It's...tea
by rickgriffin
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Announcements & Feedback
Topic: GUEST WEEK - Starting 8/16
Replies: 15
Views: 48279

Re: GUEST WEEK - Starting 8/16

Amazee Dayzee wrote:Don't you usually make the announcement of a guest week on the Saturday before? Just curious since I have never seen you post it so soon.
I am TRYING to be better about that
by rickgriffin
Tue Aug 06, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Announcements & Feedback
Topic: GUEST WEEK - Starting 8/16
Replies: 15
Views: 48279

GUEST WEEK - Starting 8/16

Hey I'm gonna have a guest week soon. You should know the rules by now but if not: 1. Image should be a PNG, GIF or JPEG 2. All text must be legible and in a proper reading order, all transparency must be applied properly. 3. Submit a finished image that is no more than 1200px wide. DO NOT send the ...
by rickgriffin
Tue Jun 25, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Announcements & Feedback
Topic: New ads being placed on site
Replies: 46
Views: 395293

Re: New ads being placed on site

I didn't realize the close button would be invisible on smaller windows. I've turned off the fixed positioning so you should be able to reach the close button. (It'll close the ad for three days or on browser refresh) The comic title on the homepage was actually a bug from one of the recent wordpres...
by rickgriffin
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Announcements & Feedback
Topic: New ads being placed on site
Replies: 46
Views: 395293

New ads being placed on site

This is just a heads up, though I'm sure you've noticed--since Project Wonderful went away I've been wondering what I was gonna do re: setting up adspace, and I was approached by Hiveworks who do advertising setups for comics like Cyanide and Happiness and Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal, and I fi...
by rickgriffin
Wed Feb 27, 2019 12:57 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Hayven Celestia - A sci-fi series with space dragons
Replies: 29
Views: 31546

Re: Hayven Celestia - A sci-fi series with space dragons

fenrirblack wrote: Someone needs to explain to me what the "gate" acutally is and how the "trinity" actually works because the jargon and terminalogy is very annoying.
Both of those are defined in chapter one. Have a little patience...
by rickgriffin
Sun Feb 24, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Not the Comic
Topic: Hayven Celestia - A sci-fi series with space dragons
Replies: 29
Views: 31546

Hayven Celestia - A sci-fi series with space dragons

cover-front-small.jpg So if you haven't been keeping up the last several years on stuff that I've been doing outside of Housepets, let's go over it. ~2012 I wrote a story called Ten Thousand Miles Up . I was contacted by Gre7g Luterman who wanted to write a story set in that universe, I said okay b...
by rickgriffin
Mon Feb 04, 2019 1:34 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2019/02/04 - Ankle-O-Sore
Replies: 48
Views: 9456

Re: 2019/02/04 - Ankle-O-Sore

fenrirblack wrote:Poor Max but seriously what is up with that trench or is it a ditch? Is that a thing farmers use to keep the animals from getting away?
You ever drive through kansas? There's ditches scarring the landscape everywhere
by rickgriffin
Tue Dec 25, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/12/25 - We're Snowed In Again
Replies: 72
Views: 15544

Re: 2018/12/25 - We're Snowed In Again

Mungo’s neck is thicc with two Cs. :P Can’t say I’m onboard with a Fungo ship, but them playing in the hot tub is fun. I was thinking the same thing. I love how this comic really stretches the PG-Rating :lol: Edit: Hold on, I just realised the last time we got some teasing between Fox and Mungo was...
by rickgriffin
Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:16 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/11/21 - Exciting Happenings
Replies: 61
Views: 11119

Re: 2018/11/21 - Exciting Happenings

... Roo you kinda sound like a vet giving me all this information. Though I’m kinda delighted that Rick knowing about something most pet owners don’t gives a mild idea of how he takes care of his dog... which weird thought, but never considered if he had any pets. Be odd if he just knows this and c...
by rickgriffin
Wed Nov 21, 2018 1:49 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/11/21 - Exciting Happenings
Replies: 61
Views: 11119

Re: 2018/11/21 - Exciting Happenings

So nobody commenting tonight has heard of, or used, "calming treats for dogs"
by rickgriffin
Mon Nov 19, 2018 3:19 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/11/19 - Hearth And Home
Replies: 84
Views: 14624

Re: 2018/11/19 - Hearth And Home

NHWestoN wrote:Keene and Breel will stay warm by setting fire to their mattress? ;)
But how could they sleep when their beds are burning?
by rickgriffin
Sat Nov 17, 2018 1:11 am
Forum: Announcements & Feedback
Topic: GUEST WEEK
Replies: 6
Views: 15582

Re: GUEST WEEK

Arvetis wrote:Can I ask what "improper transparency" means? I submitted one but I think it had white borders instead of transparent. Is that okay?
On something like a gif file if you save it with transparency and THEN resize it, in most programs it won't save correctly. You'll get all sorts of weird artifacts.
by rickgriffin
Tue Nov 06, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Announcements & Feedback
Topic: GUEST WEEK
Replies: 6
Views: 15582

GUEST WEEK

Next week (11/12-11/18) will be a guest week! I have a lot to get done (including book 9 stuff) so I need a short break so I don't accidentally trip over myself doing it Submit your strips to [email protected].com All strips must be in PNG, JPEG or GIF format. Other formats will not be accepted. ...
by rickgriffin
Mon Oct 08, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/10/08 - Talking To The Camera
Replies: 96
Views: 14312

Re: 2018/10/08 - Talking To The Camera

No excuses. A lot of you are creatives, how would you like it if a few dozen people who claimed to be your fans told you "what you are doing wrong"? Not once but every time? Or they told you how you should shape the story for them? Not a good feeling. Are you kidding? That just makes it all the mor...
by rickgriffin
Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/10/08 - Talking To The Camera
Replies: 96
Views: 14312

Re: 2018/10/08 - Talking To The Camera

[although we don't have Maxwell dashing in with an "Everybody gets Married. The End" sign]. It's still a failure on my part to forget that nobody actually watched Guys and Dolls and so don't understand why the ending in the comic is so abrupt. It's because it's ridiculously abrupt IN THE MOVIE. It ...
by rickgriffin
Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/09/19 - Do It For The Team
Replies: 48
Views: 9452

Re: 2018/09/19 - Do It For The Team

Well um, don't take tomorrow's punchline too personally

And it's not just you guys, it's also me rerunning A&H Club #3 to my art galleries and getting lots of people being unnecessarily antagonistic about the ending. It's just been kinda really not my week so far.
by rickgriffin
Fri Sep 14, 2018 12:48 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/09/14 - Catamount An Attack
Replies: 33
Views: 6129

Re: 2018/09/14 - Catamount An Attack

Hang on, can we all take a moment to recognize that Miles just found his entire family in a pit in a dark cave that is home to a dangerous predator and all he can think to say is “oh no—stay calm.” He's actually more relieved than anything because he didn't know what had happened to them--it's stil...
by rickgriffin
Fri Sep 07, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/09/07 - Face Of The Enemy
Replies: 77
Views: 11917

Re: 2018/09/07 - Face Of The Enemy

Char89Charizard wrote:
Saturn381 wrote:So wait, were Miles and Gale lovers at some point?
Despite being different species, yes. Yes they were.
That doesn't follow from what I wrote . . .
by rickgriffin
Fri Aug 31, 2018 1:00 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/08/31 - Maybe We’ll Skip This One
Replies: 71
Views: 11241

Re: 2018/08/31 - Maybe We’ll Skip This One

Champion Wallace wrote:Interesting that the rap on Gales hand is not on the part that was being a chew toy.
. . . yes it is?
by rickgriffin
Fri Aug 24, 2018 12:48 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/08/24 - Cupid’s Headlock
Replies: 52
Views: 10305

Re: 2018/08/24 - Cupid’s Headlock

ChekeBello wrote:
Champion Wallace wrote:North Star is getting headlocked. You can tell because of the lighter fur around his eyes. That does beg the question of why would North Star have harts for eyes.
Yeah, I’m not totally sure of how North Star fell for her
I refer you to Gale's words this comic
by rickgriffin
Mon Aug 13, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/08/12 - Fair Play
Replies: 48
Views: 7949

Re: 2018/08/12 - Fair Play

CHAOKOCartoons wrote:...what if she went off to look for North Star instead?
He clearly doubled back in such a way that it led onto Poncho's trail, look I only have so much space to work with
by rickgriffin
Mon Aug 06, 2018 12:04 am
Forum: The Comic
Topic: Remember I said I would do a family tree for The Wolves
Replies: 55
Views: 28256

Re: Remember I said I would do a family tree for The Wolves

Actually, wolves hate coyotes. They'll chase and try to kill them whenever they meet. There's a theory - I don't know now accepted - that the spread of coyotes eastward is due partly to the revival of wolf populations in the west.... But, as we know from reading Housepets , " love is a wonderful th...
by rickgriffin
Fri Aug 03, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/08/03 - Sneak Attack
Replies: 43
Views: 6500

Re: 2018/08/03 - Sneak Attack

fenrirblack wrote:
Char89Charizard wrote:Who wants to bet that Gale is the reason behind Jack's missing arm?
He lost his arm in a disposal. https://www.housepetscomic.com/comic/20 ... mless-fun/
Don't go saying things like they're scripture
by rickgriffin
Wed Jul 25, 2018 12:26 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/07/25 - Vegans Taste Better
Replies: 85
Views: 11984

Re: 2018/07/25 - Vegans Taste Better

So many people getting upset about this when I literally put this very joke on the cover of book 2 Wait a minute. How do they not know him? They’ve lived in the same neighborhood for years. Rockstar kiddnapped him that one time. They were in the Christmas play together. They’re on the cover of the s...
by rickgriffin
Thu Jul 19, 2018 11:56 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/07/18 - Arm Yourself With Knowledge
Replies: 31
Views: 5459

Re: 2018/07/18 - Arm Yourself With Knowledge

Yeah you don't necessarily need to go with anything I said in 2011, obviously since then I started writing them as living there p permanently
by rickgriffin
Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: The Comic
Topic: Gratuitous Praise for Rick Griffin!
Replies: 180
Views: 225015

Re: Gratuitous Praise for Rick Griffin!

You know the character Rick in that comic was named after me right

Weeks is cool with me!
by rickgriffin
Mon Jul 16, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/07/16 - Take Out
Replies: 30
Views: 6447

Re: 2018/07/16 - Take Out

RockstarRaccoon wrote:
Title Text:ALSO I ONLY HAVE THE ONE HAND LEFT IF YOU PLEASE[/i]
...Then don't stick it on the grill...
He has claws!
by rickgriffin
Wed Jul 11, 2018 1:45 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/07/11 - Blame It On The Alpha
Replies: 54
Views: 8338

Re: 2018/07/11 - Blame It On The Alpha

Characters always look thinner when their arms are at their sides in 3/4th profile
by rickgriffin
Wed Jul 11, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/07/11 - Blame It On The Alpha
Replies: 54
Views: 8338

Re: 2018/07/11 - Blame It On The Alpha

A wagon fulla snack cakes? In the Champeenship? I'd like to see ya try!
by rickgriffin
Wed Jul 11, 2018 12:25 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/07/11 - Blame It On The Alpha
Replies: 54
Views: 8338

Re: 2018/07/11 - Blame It On The Alpha

HA. I was right about Miles being the ALPHA. Take that Champion Wallace and everyone else who contradicted me. No need for that kind of callout. :| Also, since real wild wolf packs are typically family units, and we know that Miles' pack are one large extended family, it's likely that he was merely...
by rickgriffin
Tue Jul 10, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/07/09 - If You Like It Then You Shoulda Put Your Pee On
Replies: 52
Views: 9366

Re: 2018/07/09 - If You Like It Then You Shoulda Put Your Pe

Sleet wrote:That is an absolutely frightening title.
I'm sorry, I absolutely could not pass up the opportunity
by rickgriffin
Fri Jul 06, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/07/06 - The Hills Have Eyes
Replies: 67
Views: 11395

Re: 2018/07/06 - The Hills Have Eyes

Champion Wallace wrote:Title Text: ugh yet ANOTHER character that may ambiguously be a descendant of one we saw from seven thousand years ago
Oh Rick, nice try, but you forgot we're now going to argue superfluously about their gender, too.
Oh really

Why do you think I spelled it Gale and not Gail