74. Curtain Call, page posted 4/8/13

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Curtain Call — Page 25
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Veronica’s Commentary

LUCY is evolving! (there you go no more pokemon jokes in the comments allowed)

ALSO GUYS I DID A GUEST COMIC FOR LIGHTER THAN HEIR

IT IS A GREAT COMIC BY MY SUPER COOL BUDDY NALEM ABOUT A GIRL WHO CAN FLY AND GOES INTO THE ARMY AND HAS ARMY ADVENTURES AND THEY HAVE CRAZY GERMAN NAMES THAT I HAVE NO CLUE HOW TO PRONOUNCE BUT ANYWAY YOU GOTTA READ IT OKAY

i admit my guest comic is kind of spoilers about a part of the story BUT HEY THAT IS WHY YOU SHOULD READ THE COMIC TO FULLY GET IT OKAY YEAH

ONWARDS PEOPLE

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73 Reader Comments On This Page

Comment ID #242621

What?

supertails19 April 8, 2013, 12:02 AM EST.

Comment ID #242622

*throws masterball*

silveryogurt April 8, 2013, 12:02 AM EST.

Comment ID #242623

BIZZARO LUCY INCOMING.

etyb April 8, 2013, 12:02 AM EST.

Comment ID #242624

six minutes to late… my internet is hating me today!!

Vainilla April 8, 2013, 12:07 AM EST.

Comment ID #242625

We need the usual evolving BGM here~~~~

Shine April 8, 2013, 12:09 AM EST.

Comment ID #242626

This cannot possibly end well.

I’m calling it. My stormdar’s acting up! A shitstorm’s a’comin!

Ditto April 8, 2013, 12:19 AM EST.

Comment ID #242627

My internet is hating me today!! And now it’s for real!!! I tried to edit my last comment but it was going so slow that I didn’t get the chance!! 10 minutes passed and the editing page haven’t even opened up D: So, really sorry about posting another comment so soon…

mmmmm Lucy may also be DIGIevolving wich would make it a Digimon Joke! :D But alas, I am bad whit jokes so those are my two cents to the ones that are good whit them.

On the other hand I am guessing what’s in the text boxes comes from the narrator so then it WAS part of the play… I know it, still I had this little hope… well so far for hoping. On the other hand I have this weird feeling that NOW they are gonna burst into song. You know how villains (witch is what Lucy seems to be in the play (poor Lucy, I love her anyway)) in musicals just have to have this epic-evil-cool-song! Then again maybe I am wrong.

… By the way… Wheres Nikita?

PS: I agree whit what supertails19 is saying in the next comment, those are some fancy light effects indeed. Also I didn’t notice the sword until supertails19 mentioned it…
Editing is fun… when my internet is not against me that is…

Vainilla April 8, 2013, 12:21 AM EST.

Comment ID #242628

Wow, those are some fancy light effects for a school play. Sue went all out for this production. H-how did Mike’s sword become curved? Even though he knew what would happen, our hero still had to be true to his heart. That’s right Mike say what is inside your heart no matter the consequences… take love advice from Sue, it will save you some pain and heartache in the future.

Now we get to the part where Lucy takes off her robe and gives a brilliant performance in her lovely dress.

supertails19 April 8, 2013, 12:22 AM EST.

Comment ID #242629

They *were* acting after all. Everyone who thought so should get themselves a cake.
Also, am I the only one who thinks Lucy is going to sing?
And not the evil-witchy kind of song but rather something really kind and beautiful?

HIC April 8, 2013, 12:24 AM EST.

Comment ID #242630

Well… this page certainly answered a question that arose from the previous page. It WAS just Mike and Lucy acting out their parts …. darn.

Bob the man April 8, 2013, 12:24 AM EST.

Comment ID #242631

Quick, press B!

Claije April 8, 2013, 12:24 AM EST.

Comment ID #242632

Aaaaaaannnnnddddd…… It WAS part of the play. ._. For some odd reason i hoped that Mike would interrupt the play to say something.
But hopefully this may change something for those two in regular life and they’ll at least be on okay terms again? Not sure why, but I have high hopes for that. :)

Dakota April 8, 2013, 12:26 AM EST.

Comment ID #242633

Darn, I was hoping Mike was using Lucy as a shield :(

…. is Lucy evolving into a Venusaur?

Subaru April 8, 2013, 12:34 AM EST.

Comment ID #242634

Oh GOSH DARNIT
Guess I was wrong after all, or was I??
MINDFREAK

Thatoneguy April 8, 2013, 12:41 AM EST.

Comment ID #242635

Use your bombs, Link! YOUR BOMBS!

Blank On Purpose April 8, 2013, 12:42 AM EST.

Comment ID #242636

Now the sword is a scimitar! :p
Each new page is leaving me anxious if something bad is going to happen!
And with 11 pages still left, I can only imagine it will.
And since Lucy is evolving, is her next form Hair Lucy? :)

Fenfir April 8, 2013, 12:49 AM EST.

Comment ID #242637

Oh man ogeez oh man. UGH. I have this terrible feeling that Lucy’s going to think it WASN’T scripted. Given I don’t think they ever did their lines together and drop character to tell Mike stuff. THEN THE DRAMA WILL START ALL OVER AGAIN.

Eeyup April 8, 2013, 1:09 AM EST.

Comment ID #242638

and now he dies.

Yxela007 April 8, 2013, 1:12 AM EST.

Comment ID #242639

Here comes the sun dodododoo~

Thats what the last panel reminds me of XD

shaaa April 8, 2013, 1:14 AM EST.

Comment ID #242640

Go Lucy! Go for the eyes!

Gasz April 8, 2013, 1:18 AM EST.

Comment ID #242641

Hmm… I hope we get some look into how the characters actually feel soon. There’s so much to be revealed… so much.
Also, I still think being able to summon a tiny breeze might be the lamest power of all time.

@ Vainilla
Xboxing…
… and having my computer flip out at exactly 9:59. Terrible timing.

Nikita April 8, 2013, 1:34 AM EST.

Comment ID #242642

For anyone asking about the sword, remember that it’s a play prop, so it’s flimsy. Surely it’s just being blown back by the gust made from the fan.

eccentrik April 8, 2013, 1:51 AM EST.

Comment ID #242643

@Taeshi: What? Veronica is a pokemon fan?!
QUICK! PRESS CTRL+D!

Mr. Fancy Pants April 8, 2013, 1:58 AM EST.

Comment ID #242644

OK Mike and Lucy were acting out their partsi have been wrong many times before. But from the looks on their faces the apology that Mike will eventually give Lucy may be pretty close. The real apology, not some play the real apology Mike needs to give to Lucy to help her get out of her deep depression

Devin April 8, 2013, 2:03 AM EST.

Comment ID #242645

Teashi Soupy Congrats on that contest. Thanks for a couple years of entertainment. :) It made my drama disapait.

JustSomeCritic April 8, 2013, 2:49 AM EST.

Comment ID #242646

Lucy learned gust.

Mike tries to run away, cannot escape.

ComicGuy April 8, 2013, 3:10 AM EST.

Comment ID #242647

Is she evolving? or is lucy really using explosion!?!?

GhostKitten April 8, 2013, 4:43 AM EST.

Comment ID #242648

“Oh Mike, your kind words of compassion have broken the curse which has, until now so long afflicted me. Thank you for believing in me!”

“Fear not sister, for now that the curse has been broken, peace has been forever brought to our village!”
And they all lived happily ever after.

Seeing how this play has gone so far, this is a plausible scenario. But if it does happen, Sue will become my least favourite character for writing such an awful play. And seeing how soppy and corny Sue has been so far, this just might happen (hope not).

And if it doesn’t, Mike better not die 8-)

foreveryoung5 April 8, 2013, 4:46 AM EST.

Comment ID #242649

This is just getting quite weird…

Psych0Kitten April 8, 2013, 4:49 AM EST.

Comment ID #242650

This reminded me alot about chaper 45 was it

Jacob April 8, 2013, 5:03 AM EST.

Comment ID #242651

Sue… I don’t think the acting is ****. It’s just the play XD

Mightyena April 8, 2013, 5:27 AM EST.

Comment ID #242652

What is the main idea of this drama????!!!

Henry Wang April 8, 2013, 6:17 AM EST.

Comment ID #242653

What is the main idea of this drama????!!!!

Henry Wang April 8, 2013, 6:18 AM EST.

Comment ID #242654

What is the main idea of this drama????!!!!!

Henry Wang April 8, 2013, 6:18 AM EST.

Comment ID #242655

What is the main idea of this drama?????!!!

Henry Wang April 8, 2013, 6:19 AM EST.

Comment ID #242656

What is the main idea of this drama????!!!!?

Henry Wang April 8, 2013, 6:20 AM EST.

Comment ID #242657

Yeah Lucy sing song time! I’ve been waiting for her lovely performance! Wednesday can’t come faster.
EDIT: Also, congrats on the big number of books sold! I’m happily one of them. ;3

honeybee April 8, 2013, 6:30 AM EST.

Comment ID #242658

Congratulations! Lucy evolved into Defrosting Ice Queen!

7 April 8, 2013, 6:53 AM EST.

Comment ID #242659

It’s ok Mike is gonna play his ocarina and save the princes.

Fluffy April 8, 2013, 7:04 AM EST.

Comment ID #242660

Wait, how did he fall back? Anyways, I knew it was an act.

Sono April 8, 2013, 7:08 AM EST.

Comment ID #242661

THIS ISN’T PART OF THE SHOW

nalem April 8, 2013, 7:12 AM EST.

Comment ID #242662

i wonder if she involves into a mew… :/

kululu April 8, 2013, 8:35 AM EST.

Comment ID #242663

@Taeshi
No more Pokemon jokes allowed? You know not what you have done.

After careful analysis I have concluded that Lucy is evolving into a Bellossom, she is using sunny day and this page pretty much confirms it:
http://www.bittersweetcandybowl.com/c61/p3.html

Funnily enough this means that she is currently a Gloom.

On another note I’m thinking the townsfolk will be fine after this, after all with that evolution path she is losing her poison type.

Alfador April 8, 2013, 8:42 AM EST.

Comment ID #242664

8-D
Im rootin’ for murder :1
c:

Doodles April 8, 2013, 8:47 AM EST.

Comment ID #242665

Did…she just turn into the Sun? O.O

Death of Ink April 8, 2013, 9:57 AM EST.

Comment ID #242667

And, my Monday is ruined… ._.
DAMN SUE or MIKE! I don’t know to be angry at! Well… I guess no one until the play is over.
So OMG he converted Lucy, well this is a short play Until Lucy is on the ground in tears and the curtain falls And then shorty Mike will too XD

TheRealSomeone(akaSomeone April 8, 2013, 11:26 AM EST.

Comment ID #242668

This is the most bizarre play I’ve ever seen!

Huh? April 8, 2013, 11:28 AM EST.

Comment ID #242669

Some interesting budget they have.

Lucy is tranforming from a cursed aeromancer to a beautiful enchantress of love and compassion. (Its fun to say something like that.)

Keyblade Dragon April 8, 2013, 11:43 AM EST.

Comment ID #242670

Woo! Yes Lucy, move on with your life. i hope “Maishul” gets what’s coming … all though in most plays evil doesn’t win.

Suzume April 8, 2013, 12:15 PM EST.

Comment ID #242671

Lucy is evolving into Luciola.
Luciola wants learn Vanship-Piloting, which skill will you replace? Bitter, Rage, Loathing, Scorn?
Luciola wants to learn Martial-Arts, which skill will you replace….

(sorry had to do it)

Dorje Sylas April 8, 2013, 1:06 PM EST.

Comment ID #242672

Whoo!! is this the singing part? :o

Iti April 8, 2013, 1:51 PM EST.

Comment ID #242673

After many years, we will finally see…

Lucy’s Final Form.

Chocothunda April 8, 2013, 2:19 PM EST.

Comment ID #242674

@Chocothunda: Unless Lucy grows angel wings, this won’t be her final form.

supertails19 April 8, 2013, 2:32 PM EST.

Comment ID #242675

@Iti
Probably, I hope you all enjoyed the play XD There doesn’t seem to be much more… What will happen in remaining 9 I want to say is when the play ends, when there are 9 left.

TheRealSomeone(akaSomeone April 8, 2013, 3:45 PM EST.

Comment ID #242676

Lucy is the female name of Lucifer. Her final form is Satan’s daughter. XD

Anonymous April 8, 2013, 4:12 PM EST.

Comment ID #242677

He braced himself…for the totally-expected unexpected happiness that suddenly filled Lucy and made everything become good again. :P
Also, that guest comic was FUNNY! XD

I'll Eat Yourself April 8, 2013, 6:04 PM EST.

Comment ID #242679

LUCY SMASH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Opening to lion king plays … now

Poor Mike/Link

N-master April 8, 2013, 7:00 PM EST.

Comment ID #242680

LUCY SMASH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Opening to lion king plays … now

Poor Mike/Link

N-master April 8, 2013, 7:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #242681

how long ago did this one come up?

james April 8, 2013, 7:39 PM EST.

Comment ID #242684

@supertails19: True, but one can dream, can’t they? XD

Chocothunda April 8, 2013, 8:06 PM EST.

Comment ID #242685

I read Lighter than Heir. It seems like a good enough comic, but for one minor point: the main character is a complete jerkass. I found myself seriously hating her at times. It was good to see her get her comeuppance near the end, though, and I believe she may be turning over a new leaf in the comic, so I have reason to keep following it.

Comrade April 8, 2013, 8:39 PM EST.

Comment ID #242686

Personally I would think the ability to controll plants would be the best. Plants infused with the right energy can beari apart anything and are one of the most versatile magics of all.

Dragoon349 April 8, 2013, 8:59 PM EST.

Comment ID #242687

At first I felt it was corny and nonsensical to equate a gust of wind with a ball of light, but then I realized it’d be really stupid if we just got a shot of Jess and Sue being normal in the direction of his shocked look so.. it’s cool.
I really like that they have enough ability to be able to control the size of their pupils in acting too. Probably unrealistic, but it would be a flat chapter without it.

Hazel April 9, 2013, 12:09 AM EST.

Comment ID #242688

EVERYBODY RUN! SHE’S GUNNA SUPERNOVA!

Pyre_of_Onyx April 9, 2013, 12:56 AM EST.

Comment ID #242689

OMG RUN THE (enter pokemon name here) IS GUNA KILL US WITH BLIZZERD!

alex April 9, 2013, 2:10 AM EST.

Comment ID #242690

is going to shoot with mah lazerr

Knight-A April 9, 2013, 2:19 AM EST.

Comment ID #242691

if this ends up being a fart joke I am going to flip my ****.

Lt_Amazil April 9, 2013, 4:27 AM EST.

Comment ID #242692

I like the point that @Eeyup brought up, about them never have practiced their lines properly with each other. I kind of like the idea that they aren’t quite prepared for what the other is going to say or do, and I hope it leads to some form of catharsis in the future.

eccentrik April 9, 2013, 8:11 AM EST.

Comment ID #242693

Lucy turned into a small star.

asdf April 9, 2013, 8:23 AM EST.

Comment ID #242694

I hate how close this story line is following their friendship, but I love how much drama it is starting.

Angie April 9, 2013, 1:41 PM EST.

Comment ID #242695

I think Sue gets the idea that these two would be best off having a sibling-like relationship. Hence why they’re cast as ‘brother and sister’ rather than ‘hero and random baddie female who will do a 180’.

Odot April 9, 2013, 2:21 PM EST.

Comment ID #242697

Here comes the sun and I say~ it’s all right

Mightyena April 9, 2013, 7:47 PM EST.

Comment ID #242698

This page just makes me think of Breakaway by Kelly Clarkson: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4soDuYY465U

“I’ll spread my wings and I’ll learn how to fly
I’ll do what it takes ‘til I touch the sky
And I’ll make a wish, take a chance, make a change and breakaway
Out of the darkness and into the sun
But I won’t forget all the ones that I loved
So i’ll take a risk, take a chance, make a change, and break away”

Just the part that seemed relevant for Lucy: Bye-bye to darkness and hello to light. She took a risk in telling Mike about her feelings, took a chance by trying to become closer to him, made a change(look at the page above) and breaking away from her usual habits to become a better person. Oh and I was also talking about angel wings earlier so I thought the learning how to fly part was an added bonus(symbolism).

supertails19 April 9, 2013, 9:59 PM EST.

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