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by Naro Rivers
Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game
Replies: 1138
Views: 421493

Re: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game

Hmm... I'm even more confused now. I think I'll abstain this round. Side note, when you said "take it in [stride]", I think you meant "take it slow". To take something in stride means to "deal with something difficult or unpleasant in a calm and accepting way," according to the definition on Google...
by Naro Rivers
Sat Dec 22, 2018 2:58 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game
Replies: 1138
Views: 421493

Re: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game

I'm wary of chaining, too, but it would be fairly easy to ask what happened and then groom herself while getting the answer.
by Naro Rivers
Wed Dec 12, 2018 12:22 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game
Replies: 1138
Views: 421493

Re: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game

Not that it matters, since it's the same as almost everyone else, I also say seven then one.
by Naro Rivers
Sun Jul 22, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/06/27 - Dances With Humans
Replies: 74
Views: 13483

Re: 2018/06/27 - Dances With Humans

Champion Wallace wrote:Can you imagine meeting two people with the same name in real life?
The only difference between my boyfriend's name and mine is one letter that doesn't change the pronunciation.
by Naro Rivers
Mon Jul 02, 2018 1:39 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/07/02 - Those Were The Good Ol Days
Replies: 48
Views: 9203

Re: 2018/07/02 - Those Were The Good Ol Days

"I decided I's gonna take my family campin'. Because I remember as a kid how much fun it was—sure it was fun, 'cause I didn't have to set anything up, man. We get to the campground, I'm off gettin' poison ivy—I was happy! As the dad, I'm now the pack mule that brings it in, and the [blockhead] that...
by Naro Rivers
Sun May 20, 2018 12:52 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/05/18 - All Better
Replies: 42
Views: 10225

Re: 2018/05/18 - All Better

Mungo, that's assault and pettery! That pun's a bit of a stretch ~ But seriously, as someone (who I can't be bothered to look up) once said: "better to have loved and lost then never to have loved at all". The quote is credited to Alfred Lord Tennyson. "The tranquilizing impact of a scalp massage i...
by Naro Rivers
Tue May 08, 2018 1:36 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/05/07 - Marta Con Carne
Replies: 52
Views: 15805

Re: 2018/05/07 - Marta Con Carne

Since we are in the bussiness or resurrecting characters, can we get Rufus, Karl-Lenin Faust and that one doggy who got infini-chocolate chip cookie back as well? Pleaaaaaaaaaase? What, you mean Charlie? He has his own spinoff though. I wonder if Kitsune will come down on us for "weird time junk" b...
by Naro Rivers
Tue Apr 17, 2018 3:15 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/04/16 - We’re Gonna Vent Our Frustration
Replies: 73
Views: 14306

Re: 2018/04/16 - We’re Gonna Vent Our Frustration

TeflonCougar wrote:
Argent wrote:
Iceheart wrote:Kitsune is the chaos god we all need in our lives
But... but... Karishad...
Karishad is Kitsune's herold like the Silver Surfer for Galactus.
I still think Karishad is one of Kitsune's "incognito" forms.
by Naro Rivers
Sun Apr 15, 2018 2:53 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/04/13 - Turn In Your Badger
Replies: 89
Views: 21520

Re: 2018/04/13 - Turn In Your Badger

And I agree, it does seem to have at least cured the terror ivy. Unless it's still there...under his fur... Oooh, a badger! Have we ever actually seen any badgers before in Housepets? I don't believe we have. I don't think we'll ever find out for sure what determines the species into which a human ...
by Naro Rivers
Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/04/09 – Home Again Home Again
Replies: 57
Views: 11877

Re: 2018/04/09 – Home Again Home Again

Seeing Kari mope just feels wrong somehow. It'd be like seeing Tigger run out of bounciness. Didn't that happen once? Wait he lived there??? How? I understand he goes in there on a daily basis but how does LIVE there without having a problem with any dangers? Especially since he doesn't have any po...
by Naro Rivers
Mon Mar 26, 2018 1:18 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/03/26 - What Does A God Need With Ultimate Power
Replies: 68
Views: 15748

Re: 2018/03/26 - What Does A God Need With Ultimate Power

Lampshade: firmly and prominently hung!
by Naro Rivers
Wed Mar 21, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/03/20 - The Worms Crawl In
Replies: 42
Views: 16457

Re: 2018/03/20 - The Worms Crawl In

Dissension wrote:
Sinder wrote:the dirty fish-worshiper is bleeding custard
That's what happens. Funny hats, custard blood...
...A tendency to shout, "Geronimo!"...
by Naro Rivers
Fri Mar 09, 2018 1:36 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/03/09 - Tiger Tiger Burning Bright
Replies: 40
Views: 20835

Re: 2018/03/09 - Tiger Tiger Burning Bright

*looks at the tags, then at the comic, then back at the tags, then back to the comic* Where the heck is Kari?!
by Naro Rivers
Fri Mar 02, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game
Replies: 1138
Views: 421493

Re: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game

Welcome, Wallace! That...is a very sound line of thought! It seems kind of obvious now; I'm a little embarrassed I didn't think of it myself!
by Naro Rivers
Tue Feb 27, 2018 1:50 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/02/21 - Imagine Sisyphus Happy
Replies: 95
Views: 27001

Re: 2018/02/21 - Imagine Sisyphus Happy

So all dogs can go to heaven. But not all pets? I am kinda confused why there is a hell in this universes that takes in animals. It kinda seemed that, in the arc with King, that all animals gets into heaven. But then now...@.@ It didn't say that all animals go to Heaven; just that admission is a lo...
by Naro Rivers
Wed Feb 21, 2018 1:34 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/02/21 - Imagine Sisyphus Happy
Replies: 95
Views: 27001

Re: 2018/02/21 - Imagine Sisyphus Happy

D-Rock wrote:[2018/02/21 - Imagine Sisyphus Happy]
Title Text: Could be worse, could be working at Amazon
Shots fired!

I may disagree wholly with the sentiment of the alt-text (as someone who works at Amazon), but I take similar shots at FedEx for their package handling~
by Naro Rivers
Tue Feb 20, 2018 1:45 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/02/19 - That Doesn’t Count
Replies: 45
Views: 12802

Re: 2018/02/19 - That Doesn’t Count

A little off the arc here, bur Dallas said the elevator tok him up as far as floor 50. That means somewhere on floor 50 is access to the elevator and the Temple Crashers could have avoided half the temple if they found it. Just saying. IF the elevator is accessible from the outside on floor fifty. ...
by Naro Rivers
Sun Feb 18, 2018 5:11 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game
Replies: 1138
Views: 421493

Re: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game

CHAOKOCartoons wrote:It's actually not very long from now. ;)
Is it an April Fools' thing?
by Naro Rivers
Sun Feb 18, 2018 5:09 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/02/09 - Everybody’s Working For The Weekend
Replies: 50
Views: 9097

Re: 2018/02/09 - Everybody’s Working For The Weekend

If a human becomes an animal upon trying to remove the gold from the chamber, does an animal (who is not one under the curse's effect) become a human? Don't think it's reflexive... that would violate the "no human hands" clause. http://www.housepetscomic.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/2017-11-15-ca...
by Naro Rivers
Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/02/09 - Everybody’s Working For The Weekend
Replies: 50
Views: 9097

Re: 2018/02/09 - Everybody’s Working For The Weekend

Who or what is a "Eudoant"? :?: Mister Big Demon-Deer-Thing leading Keene. He doesn't really need the mana. They already have the cursed gold (that may be the missing Milton billions, in which case the ferrets already own it) that turns humans into animals. What more do you need to make humans and ...
by Naro Rivers
Mon Feb 05, 2018 4:13 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/02/05 - Seek And You Shall Find
Replies: 37
Views: 10286

Re: 2018/02/05 - Seek And You Shall Find

Saturn381 wrote:Self-loathing quarter is right next to narcissism boulevard. :P
Arists' Alley is at the intersection of the two~
by Naro Rivers
Tue Jan 23, 2018 4:09 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/01/22 - Lest You Forget
Replies: 37
Views: 18247

Re: 2018/01/22 - Lest You Forget

In the end, being forgotten is about the only hope left to those consigned to the "very-not-unpleasant-place"in the afterworld, but they do seek to share their pain and despair with others to the degree they can articulate. Breel, who is "angelic" ain't buying the con so, despite the monster's mons...
by Naro Rivers
Mon Jan 15, 2018 1:56 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2018/01/15 - Lesson Learned
Replies: 103
Views: 38892

Re: 2018/01/15 - Lesson Learned

Right, so where's the handbasket in which all of this just came here?
by Naro Rivers
Sat Dec 30, 2017 1:38 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/12/25 - 12 Days of Housepets
Replies: 87
Views: 28736

Re: 2017/12/25 - 12 Days of Housepets

Keldor wrote:My grandfather used to send us a fruitcake every Christmas. None of us actually liked fruitcake, but tradition is tradition.
The way I see it, if there's good reason to get rid of a tradition (wasting food, for example), then "because it's tradition" is not a good enough reason to keep it...
by Naro Rivers
Sun Dec 17, 2017 3:18 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/12/14 - Double Hockey
Replies: 125
Views: 41264

Re: 2017/12/14 - Double Hockey

Then I guess it doesn't matter how "old" Pete and Dragon are. It does in the context of that comment in that Pete and Dragon are currently mortal, probably children or babies. Benjamin is speculating that, if not Kitsune, the temple may be drawing off of mortal Pete's power, whether he knows he has...
by Naro Rivers
Fri Dec 15, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/12/14 - Double Hockey
Replies: 125
Views: 41264

Re: 2017/12/14 - Double Hockey

You can almost hear the sound of Breel's heart shattering... Of all the possible outcomes, did anyone predict Breel opening a portal to Hell? Also, was Breel thinking about Hell when that tear hit the mana pool? Is he about to become a fallen angel? Surely heaven wouldn’t allow that sort of thing, ...
by Naro Rivers
Wed Dec 13, 2017 6:56 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/12/8 - Mr Sandman
Replies: 82
Views: 27539

Re: 2017/12/8 - Mr Sandman

Buster wrote:if my phone can react to a fingernail, a claw should be no problem. besides, numerous species have pads.
your argument is invalid. :P
In this universe, they only have pads on their footpaws.
by Naro Rivers
Wed Dec 13, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/12/13 - I Need Somebody
Replies: 34
Views: 7488

Re: 2017/12/13 - I Need Somebody

Hmm, so Breel was stretching the truth when he said he couldn't interfere... not really, this technically is a valid interpretation of "here to help" and "not interfering with one's destiny", from a certain point of view. he's not preventing Keene from working towards his goals, just preventing him...
by Naro Rivers
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:03 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/12/8 - Mr Sandman
Replies: 82
Views: 27539

Re: 2017/12/8 - Mr Sandman

Is that someone who sunders dreams, or someone who sunders with dreams? :D ... ... ...Yes. *wheels both of you off to the old-folks home* But I'm only twenty-four! Being an animal is overrated, all that money spent on shampoo and no fingerprints so your smartphone won't work :/ Password lock it. If...
by Naro Rivers
Mon Dec 11, 2017 1:31 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/12/11 - Leap Of Faith
Replies: 35
Views: 16443

Re: 2017/12/11 - Leap Of Faith

leinglo wrote:But what's to stop Keene, or anyone really, from just walking up and touching the pool from the edge?
Depending on how the spirits work, he may be able to be wherever he needs at any given moment, effectively covering the entire pool simultaneously.
by Naro Rivers
Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/12/8 - Mr Sandman
Replies: 82
Views: 27539

Re: 2017/12/8 - Mr Sandman

Saturn381 wrote:Wonder how nightcap powers work? :lol:
Given the title, I wonder if his class is built around inflicting status effects, namely sleep.
Bandit1990 wrote:Is that someone who sunders dreams, or someone who sunders with dreams? :D
...
...
...Yes.
by Naro Rivers
Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:19 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/12/06 - When Life Spills Your Milk
Replies: 64
Views: 13458

Re: 2017/12/06 - When Life Spills Your Milk

Sleet wrote:I think the fact that Breel is touching it and he's fine kind of answers that question.
I don't think it's physically damaging. I think the danger comes from what can be made real from the mind of someone who makes contact. Either it's non-reactive or Breel hasn't thought of anything.
by Naro Rivers
Thu Dec 07, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/12/06 - When Life Spills Your Milk
Replies: 64
Views: 13458

Re: 2017/12/06 - When Life Spills Your Milk

"It's dangerous for mortals to touch that much mana!" Hm, how does Breel technically factor into that, then, sanding out in the middle of it like he is? I mean, he may not be mortal now , but he isn't pure celestial either. His is still the soul of a mortal. Could the mana react to him? I'm taking ...
by Naro Rivers
Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/11/17 - Descent
Replies: 54
Views: 25474

Re: 2017/11/17 - Descent

How did Karishad get here? :lol: Because Karishad. You forgot Floor B-52, the Rock Lobster room Where do you think the Cakes and Tea in B-89 came from? Kinda interesting that Grape's giving Tarot a look of deep mistrust. Well, she did leave them behind... So, Dallas' universal translator also works...
by Naro Rivers
Tue Nov 14, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/11/13 - Restitution
Replies: 51
Views: 24765

Re: 2017/11/13 - Restitution

Hmmm, do wonder though if the curse changes you into whatever animal you've had the most recent contact with. What if he had been using a donkey instead? Perhaps he wouldn't have changed, then. And where might the now mortal Pete Gryphon be in all of this? No finger-snap wake-up calls for you, Thom...
by Naro Rivers
Mon Nov 13, 2017 2:16 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/11/13 - Restitution
Replies: 51
Views: 24765

Re: 2017/11/13 - Restitution

Well it's not like physical inking is all that expensive to do, it's basically pennies per page, if that. (Physical coloring, now THAT gets expensive) But it IS a lot faster. I decided to switch mainly because I was playing it too safe with my physical inks; I'd end up leaving nearly whole pages to...
by Naro Rivers
Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:24 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/11/10 - Equal And Opposite Reaction
Replies: 78
Views: 17537

Re: 2017/11/10 - Equal And Opposite Reaction

RandomGeekNamedBrent wrote:
Bullet wrote:
RandomGeekNamedBrent wrote: is that pronounced like sophia with a lisp, or tophia?
It's the name of the shipping: ThomasXSofia = Thofia for short.
I know, but would the th make the same T sound it does in thomas or does it become the normal th sound?
I'd say the same 't' sound.
by Naro Rivers
Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:22 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game
Replies: 1138
Views: 421493

Re: Case: Housepets!-A Choose Your Own Adventure Game

Cerberus didn’t pick up two ghost puppies on the side of that river - if Charlie lets go, fate will almost certainly repeat; I say hold on. But gosh darn it, Bravo, jump on the thing’s back and bite down, HARD! Paralyze that beast fom the neck down! That's the comic's canon, but not necessarily the...
by Naro Rivers
Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:16 am
Forum: Old Comic Discussion
Topic: 2017/11/10 - Equal And Opposite Reaction
Replies: 78
Views: 17537

Re: 2017/11/10 - Equal And Opposite Reaction

Argent wrote:
max7345 wrote:And Sirius Black - he was a dog for quite a bit.
HOW did I forget Sirius? Siriusly!?
He is named after "the Dog Star"...