Comic 509 - Not strong enough

15th Jun 2017, 12:10 AM in Chapter Eight
509 - Not strong enough
Average Rating: 5 (12 votes)
rufiangel 15th Jun 2017, 12:10 AM edit delete
Hey guys, thanks for being patient! Here's the update! :) I'll aim to update the next page on Saturday.

I know I haven't a Friday Flare in a while, sorry about that. The unwritten prerequisite for Friday Flare updates are 'when I'm not super behind on everything else' XD;;; but I'll definitely get back behind that once I'm caught up on the update schedule again!

Sorry to be absent from comments and things lately! Thanks for reading <3

Ryan97 15th Jun 2017, 12:13 AM edit delete reply
Well look on the bright side at least Cain and the others will be escaping.
Guest 16th Jun 2017, 1:49 AM edit delete reply
Remember that shady silhouette outside Cain's cell?
Ryan97 17th Jun 2017, 4:31 AM edit delete reply
Please don't make me worry about the little cherry glazed cinnamon roll.
rufiangel 17th Jun 2017, 11:50 PM edit delete reply
@Ryan97: That is just about one of the cutest nicknames bestowed upon Cain that I've heard thus far XD
rufiangel 17th Jun 2017, 11:49 PM edit delete reply
@Guest: Ooh, ooh, I remember! ;D
Proxy170 15th Jun 2017, 12:56 AM edit delete reply
Hm...are you sure, announcer? She IS a Lethian Knight, and has frozen vast areas before without a sword...
Amarok 15th Jun 2017, 2:23 AM edit delete reply
but shes not to reveal shes a Lethian here.
Headgamer 15th Jun 2017, 2:28 AM edit delete reply
Ya, but who are we kidding? She will anyway. ;)

Ice sword anyone?
Matt Knab 15th Jun 2017, 11:18 PM edit delete reply
Matt Knab
I was thinking the same thing!
mjkj 15th Jun 2017, 1:10 AM edit delete reply
So, does that mean they have to stay in prison? =O

Poor Kylie... =S

Poor Cain... =S

I hope the others got Cain freed before he snapped... =S

*hugs Rufi* <3 =)

/Balzac joined the party/

rufiangel 17th Jun 2017, 11:50 PM edit delete reply
Balzac joining the party instead of Cain, you mean? Now there's an interesting thought! XD
Thomas Dimensor 15th Jun 2017, 2:41 AM edit delete reply
Thomas Dimensor
I seriously doubt that the fight is over.
rufiangel 17th Jun 2017, 11:54 PM edit delete reply
It's heartwarming to know readers don't want it to be over! XD;
The Accidental Ninja 15th Jun 2017, 5:16 AM edit delete reply
The Accidental Ninja

Somehow, though, I doubt Kylie is going to give up quite yet...
rufiangel 17th Jun 2017, 11:54 PM edit delete reply
Welp indeed! It's all about what's at stake, eh? ;)
megados 15th Jun 2017, 6:04 AM edit delete reply
I think Balzac is wrong. Kylie is strong enough; her sword wasn't. I'm not sure I'd count her out.
rufiangel 18th Jun 2017, 12:00 AM edit delete reply
I like the way you put it, megados! <3

The good news is that now that she lost this sword, she could can look forward to getting a newer, better one later XD;;
MST3KFan 15th Jun 2017, 7:22 AM edit delete reply
Kylie strikes me as the stubborn type and will probably do something to get herself back in the fight...something she probably shouldn't, but...
rufiangel 18th Jun 2017, 1:16 AM edit delete reply
Why did I suddenly imagine Kylie bribing the announcer? XD
DLKmusic 15th Jun 2017, 7:33 AM edit delete reply
"You're not strong enough"????

And that, Balzak, was your mistake... you dun ticked her off!!!! That is something you NEVER say to a determined woman... (ranks right up there with "you're just a gurl" and "Wut, you gonna cry now?")

Lord, please protect Balzak in this time of extreme pain and tribulation... And the choir says.

rufiangel 18th Jun 2017, 1:16 AM edit delete reply
Indeed, how determined is Kylie right now anyway? ;) lolol, though definitely it's good advice to just not goad people in general! :'D
Seabiscuit 15th Jun 2017, 9:30 AM edit delete reply
J-just like that? No, no way...! D:
rufiangel 18th Jun 2017, 1:17 AM edit delete reply
Yeppers ma'am, just like that. :') Gambling can be like that - just one moment, and you suffer a major loss... T.T
Just_IDD 15th Jun 2017, 11:12 AM edit delete reply
Does she still have the bag of holding, maybe there is one in there?
rufiangel 18th Jun 2017, 1:18 AM edit delete reply
Competitors of the Quarterlies aren't allowed to carry item bags with them, sadly. -v-;;
Jarvi 15th Jun 2017, 2:06 PM edit delete reply
Awwww Kylie.. I'm sorry.
But maybe it's not over, you can use ice, girl!
Seia murdered two guys that were with Ophelia with just one spell!
(That said, dont murder Balzac please ^^)
rufiangel 18th Jun 2017, 1:19 AM edit delete reply
Gosh, she'd better not murder Balzac, that's a whole new path the story would take that I'm not keen on going down XDDD
Wolfsbane 15th Jun 2017, 3:33 PM edit delete reply
What?!? But.. no... She *is* strong enough, and nice enough, and clever enough, and dog-gone it, people *like* her!
rufiangel 18th Jun 2017, 1:19 AM edit delete reply
D'aww, Wolfsbane! XD <3 That's some darn nice things to say about Kylie, I'm sure she appreciates the support <3
Digi5 15th Jun 2017, 5:19 PM edit delete reply
I find it touching that Briar is concerned for her. This will be in Kylie's favor when she tries to get her brother.
rufiangel 18th Jun 2017, 1:20 AM edit delete reply
Ehehehe XD <3 I wish could say more here, but... well, we'll see... ;D
KAM 15th Jun 2017, 6:09 PM edit delete reply
Matt Knab 15th Jun 2017, 11:18 PM edit delete reply
Matt Knab
She obviously will continue the match with or without her sword. :)
rufiangel 18th Jun 2017, 1:23 AM edit delete reply
Now that you say that... I think Kaoru managed to beat an opponent in Rurouni Kenshin by using a Kamiya technique where you slam the hilt of the shinai into the person's thumb to break it, so certainly anything is possible! o.o
Scia 16th Jun 2017, 3:41 AM edit delete reply
Insult or no, I wonder if Balzac fought the way he did as a means of mercy. I mean, Kylie was getting pretty beat up, there's a good chance she'd get destroyed in the last round, and he found a way to (theoretically) take her out of the competition before that happened, while doing minimal damage. He IS a cleric; he might be fighting in the nicest way he knows how. (Well, to an extent, anyway.)
rufiangel 18th Jun 2017, 1:24 AM edit delete reply
I think that's a pretty valid read, Scia! :D
Thomas Dimensor 16th Jun 2017, 5:29 AM edit delete reply
Thomas Dimensor
Next episode: She uses the powerboost of the focus to kick him in the balls
rufiangel 18th Jun 2017, 1:25 AM edit delete reply
You know, Thomas, I think this is the third or fourth comment I've read about kicking the guy in the nuts! Poor Balzac! XD;;;