|May 23, 2013|
This comic is drawn in honor of National Cartoons Society weekend. The NCS Reuben Awards for best cartoonists are being held in my town of Pittsburgh this week. It seemed a crime not to post something special for the occasion.
In a few weeks, we'll return to regular stories of "Clive and Scatter" - I mean "Dynamite and Detonator" or "Cassidy, Maxwell, Clayton, Vincent..." Man, I have too many characters here. Darn eponymous comic strips.
Chapter 1: Rabbits Move In Wacky antics occur as Dynamite and Detonator move to the city and meet their new neighbors. (33 comic strips)
Chapter 2: Storage Problems More wacky antics as Dynamite and Detonator find a safe place to store their explosive equipment. (7 comic strips)
Chapter 3: House Warming Party Get to know some of the Grass Roots residents at the house warming party. (5 comic strips)
Chapter 4: Grass Roots History Cassidy explains how the house was built, how the garden was planted and how she, Maxwell, Clayton, Clive, Blair and Vincent became neighbors. (35 comic strips)
Chapter 5: Bicycle Ride Dynamite and Detonator hire the local paper boy to help them deliver their explosives. The idea is as bad as it sounds. (7 comic strips)
Chapter 6: Introducing Leslie Leslie is a Grass Roots resident who's back in town. (8 comic strips)
Chapter 7: Stray Cat Clayton brings home another stray animal. But ths mysterious cat could be more trouble than he's worth. (14 comic strips)
Chapter 8: A Night on the Town Blair wants to cruise the night spots. Dynamite and Detonator want to see what that's like. Clive wants to make trouble. (10 comic strips)
Chapter 9: The Stripe-Tailed Hawk Clayton takes Dynamite and Detonator to the forest to help save a endangered animals. (14 comic strips)
Interlude #1 A series of stand-alone comics with no long story arc. (4 comic strips)
Chapter 10: Identity Crisis Cassidy's sisters come to visit. Cassidy is forced to confront some truths about herself, which leads to a domino effect of odd problems for the other residents. (10 comic strips)
Chapter 11: How Caius Stole Christmas Christmas comes to the Grass Roots House. Can Caius be trusted around the gifts and other holiday valuables? (in progress)