Comic 289 - Renault

30th Jan 2015, 6:00 PM in Chapter Five
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289 - Renault
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rufiangel 30th Jan 2015, 6:00 PM edit delete
rufiangel
Renault! You finally made it into SF! XD; <3

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Because super cute bouncing Cain was not enough! ;___;* CiciEnixa has been bestowing me with many blessings this week <333 THANKYEW CICI-MUFFIN!! *glomp* (Again - please check out her awesome webcomic, FD2R, if you haven't already!!)

Have an awesome weekend everyone, and see you on Monday! :)

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Comments:

prayformercy 30th Jan 2015, 6:33 PM edit delete reply
Im not buying this, waiting for renault to attack them. Great update btw :D Could have used more nemi though ^.~
rufiangel 30th Jan 2015, 10:54 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
Hahaha, clearly you need more bouncing Nemi. XD;

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prayformercy 30th Jan 2015, 10:58 PM edit delete reply
You have earned, so many hugs for that.
prayformercy 30th Jan 2015, 6:39 PM edit delete reply
Also does renault look alot like Madou to anyone?
KAM 30th Jan 2015, 6:53 PM edit delete reply
KAM
Watch it, Cain! He's trying to steal your spot as the team whiny guy! ;-)
mjkj 30th Jan 2015, 8:02 PM edit delete reply
mjkj
*lol*

That he may :D
rufiangel 30th Jan 2015, 10:55 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
Hahaha, Cain objects to this - that's HIS role! :P As well as being the cleric, of course.
mjkj 30th Jan 2015, 8:02 PM edit delete reply
mjkj
Hmm, let us hope the best...

...now I wonder who his guide was...
rufiangel 30th Jan 2015, 10:56 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
... a map? XD;;
mjkj 31st Jan 2015, 1:42 AM edit delete reply
mjkj
Ah, sorry meant that bodyguard... :D
Lukkai 31st Jan 2015, 1:57 PM edit delete reply
And would another female forward fighter around them be a danger to Kylie's alpha b status? ;)

Also been meaning to mention but missed the right moment in previous comments: I don't know where in Germany you live, but if it's too far from the border for a quick choco-run, yet you go to things like the Anime-Marathon or the Connichi, I'd be able to fix you up with a delivery there. ;)
Gotta say though that Königslutter, where the Marathon is at again this year, has a confectioner in the old town with amazing drinking chocolate.
mjkj 3rd Feb 2015, 4:39 AM edit delete reply
mjkj
Well, I do live in Nuremberg which is too far to conveniently go to Switzerland just for shopping - especially without a car...

Thank you for the offer though I do not think I will be visiting either Anime-Marathon nor the Connichi.
CiciEnixa 30th Jan 2015, 8:09 PM edit delete reply
CiciEnixa
... No. No, I do not want to believe that this cutiepie here is Madou... even after I've compared their faces side-by-side and they look TOO much alike... ;^;
rufiangel 30th Jan 2015, 10:57 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
LOL! XD My main takeaway from your comment is that you compared them side-by-side! XD;;; That, and you think Renault's a cutiepie :D <3

They do look alike, huh? >_>a
prayformercy 30th Jan 2015, 10:59 PM edit delete reply
i did the same thing using 2 monitors, brought up page 175 and this one and compared them.
rufiangel 30th Jan 2015, 11:09 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
Ridiculously, after you said this I pulled up 175 myself ('Which one was that one again?') and compared, too. XD;; Yeah, do I really draw this comic?*

*Don't listen to the elves, they just want more choco.
LeRenardRoux 30th Jan 2015, 8:20 PM edit delete reply
LeRenardRoux
Dawwwww Renault. That IS a rough day. :c
rufiangel 30th Jan 2015, 10:58 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
Yesh XD; and... meeting this group is probably the worst turn of the day so far. XD;;;;
prayformercy 30th Jan 2015, 11:50 PM edit delete reply
he gets to meet nemi for (possibly, as im still running on the madou theory) the first time, how can that be a bad thing?
Headgamer 30th Jan 2015, 9:33 PM edit delete reply
Headgamer
Madou... I didn't think of that, but the hair color is the same. I don't see the scruffy chin hair, but then I can't see his chin well. He is kind of acting like Madou minus the >:D \o/ :$ <3 action. It's not like we've ever seen Madou's face so who knows.

Either way I think he's a lier.
rufiangel 30th Jan 2015, 10:59 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
To be fair, Abel also has purple hair. XD;; (Actually I could've sworn someone put up some crack theory before that Madou was Abel just because of that! XDD)
Crestlinger 30th Jan 2015, 10:09 PM edit delete reply
Meanwhile at the bottom of said cliff a whole family of Cocos now has silk bedding.
rufiangel 30th Jan 2015, 11:00 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
Gosh, that's high-quality bedding right there XD
Seabiscuit 30th Jan 2015, 10:51 PM edit delete reply
Seabiscuit
C'mon bud, mob training is illegal.:D

Renault, huh. That's a really cool name!
Aw, his face in that 5th panel! I love him already!
...Still getting Madou vibes!
(That alt, haha. He looks adorable in that last panel indeed!)
rufiangel 30th Jan 2015, 11:12 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
Oh, is that what it's called in English! XD;

Yeah, that's pretty much it eh? Though we need to take his word for it that it wasn't intentional... :P

And yay, glad you like his name! :) I'll explain the significance (if there is any) later~! XD;;

Everyone's getting Madou vibes, I guess they really do look alike ._.a

Aaand yay :D I was actually a little tempted to have Kylie look at Michael and imagine a little sad puppy in a thought bubble, but thought it was too distracting to pull off. XD;;
Alicia 31st Jan 2015, 12:14 AM edit delete reply
Alicia
Awww! I love his T^T face so much! (Can we keep him? XD)
rufiangel 31st Jan 2015, 7:14 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
XD Ahahaha! Well, you have to make sure he's well fed and taken on walks every so often...
Outlaw 31st Jan 2015, 2:17 AM edit delete reply
Outlaw
Someone knows how to make friends.
rufiangel 31st Jan 2015, 7:22 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
XD; Easy~ just drop your supplies off a cliff and run around getting chased by monsters? XD
HeSerpenty 31st Jan 2015, 1:41 PM edit delete reply
HeSerpenty
Renault is sweet....TOO SWEET lolol

I HOPE it's not a trap cuz I really really like him! It sounds like he's been through the ringer tho D:
but still..I have this suspicion that maybe he's working with Abel somehow >__>
rufiangel 31st Jan 2015, 7:25 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
Ahahaha, Renault's an interesting character. XD; I'll let the chapter speak for him but I am very happy to see people speculate! That's always fun to read XD;; <3
Lukkai 31st Jan 2015, 1:50 PM edit delete reply
Wasn't sure what to make of Renault at first. Is he an honest guy? Is he not? If not, what's his angle? Why does he have a car name? (scnr ;) )

But generally did not place him all to high on the "danger to the group" scale.

Then I read the comments. Started thinking that Nah, that's not very li.. when suddenly a voice started whispering in the back of my head "xellossss..."

Great.
That would fit.
5h#7.

Well, at least it wouldn't necessarily spell demise for the group.
rufiangel 31st Jan 2015, 7:27 PM edit delete reply
rufiangel
I know, he has a car name. XD

I'll explain this one day later~! I mean, just how his name came about. :P

Oh, and it took me several minutes to figure out what '5h#7' meant. XDD;;; I kept looking at it way too literally and even Googled it (with useless results). It took a moment away from the screen and then reading it again for me to realise what it was. I feel like such a dunce, LOL.
Lukkai 1st Feb 2015, 1:42 PM edit delete reply
Yeah, I wondered if I may have obscured it a little too much. XD
Proxy170 2nd Feb 2015, 1:04 AM edit delete reply
Proxy170
His bodyguard just ditched him??? D: Not a very good bodyguard! Poor guy. I'm curious if a merchant would join the party?
rufiangel 2nd Feb 2015, 3:06 AM edit delete reply
rufiangel
Since Renault says he dropped all the supplies he was supposed to sell in Clandest off a cliff, it would seem he no longer has the means to pay for a pricey escort. XD; Oops.

Actually, Michael is a merchant. In Archaeia, smiths (like armoursmiths, weaponsmiths and sealsmiths) are all merchants by default with skill branches that stem out of that towards more specialised smithing skills. :) So actually the party already has a merchant!

That said, 'pure' merchants (without any smithing skills and more people skills, I suppose) do exist as NPC types and may not be much of a fighter on the battlefield but a beast in the market when it comes to haggling, discounting and discerning the monetary worth of an item, but it remains to be seen what Renault is. :)
Slim Kittens 6th Sep 2015, 2:41 AM edit delete reply
Slim Kittens
"Pricey escort"? That could have been worded better.