Everybody is Steve?For some reason everybody in the story we meet, besides the maincharacters seems to be named 'Steve'
- Lemonade worshipper
- The Seagull
- http://romanticallyapocalyptic.com/67 - one of the books named Steve.
Are there any more Steve-sightings beyond the Lemonade-storyarc?
What are those necessary essentials Snippy is supposed to find in the wasteland?
- CARDBOARD BOX
- DUCK TAPE
- AIR FRESHENER
- DENTAL FLOSS
- PANTY HOSE
- NEW SUBORDINATE
- A SONG
- GUMMY BEARS
- CREDIT CARD
- LOTTERY TICKET
- VACUUM CLEANER
- ELBOW GREASE
- FLOPPY DISK
No surprise the Captain used a whole roll of toilet paper to write this wishlist down on.
The umbrella and moustache have come in handy so far, with Captein using the umbrella to slow his falling.
Things that fly
- Car's steering wheel
- Electric whisk
- Is that another 'Hello Cancer purse'? Too bad it's partly covered up!
- Plastic flamingo
Aren't 2 of the things actually somewhere on Captain's shoppinglist? (3 if you count Photoshop as new subordinate.)
When Captain escaped from the lemonade cultists, we got to see a cavepainting of somewhen in the future. It's a foreshadowing of the squad's battle against the aliens, Biomass and the appearance of the Lifealope. One of the figures has as of yet been unidentified: The multiarmed red creature. Another avatar of the Biomass or a foe yet to come? Maybe it's the gigantic lobster that Captain rides ...
The hidden signature of the Author on many different pages.
Alone in this picture are two of them.
Why would pre-apocalyptic Snippy try to strangle a very delicious looking sandwich and accuse it of trying to turn him into seafood? Actually some of his memories got mixed up, while he was trapped in the Biomass.
- The first is a memory of Snippy himself after escaping from the whale, trying to kill Pilot on the frozen beach
- Next we see him and Pilot still stuck in the Biomass, where Snippy strangles an invisible foe.
- The next switch is to a memory of Snippy being in the office of the G-Directorate before the apocalypse, trying to eat his unfortunate lunch.
Obviously Snippy switched between the memories just in the wrong moment, and thought his hands were closing around Pilot's neck.
It is far less obvious to make the connection between the scenes in the comic, as there is a page with the Lifealope in between.
Captain of the past
Snippy met Captain already before the apocalypse. First sign of him in the Sniper's memory, when trapped in the Biomass is a display with a picture of Captain in the subway Snippy takes to work. (This could either refer to the lone man wearing a trench coat who is possibly seen again in the background of Snippy's office builidng throwing slices of what appears to be cake, or it could be the silhouet of the little girl sitting in the window of the train after everyone rushed onto the train, as Captain once stated "When I was a little girl..")
And then there is Snippy sitting at his office-desk, but what's far more interesting is, what's going on there in the background...
Who's that Hero?
The impossible Rubix Cube
While being trapped in a crashed subway, Mr. Snippy passes time by solving a rubix cube. His success is even more impressive considering:
A good worker drone is...
What time is it?
Snippy states in his Blog entries, that the squad has no working means of measuring time, but Captain is actually wearing what appears to be a wristwatch. If it's not for measuring time, what is Zee Captain actually using it for?
Where is Santa?
When the flying saucer appears, Captain concludes in a conversation with the Mr.Snippy Bomb, that the aliens must have abducted Santa Claus. But actually in the last frame of page #20 the rubble right next to the Captain looks a lot like...
The "Creation of Snippy"
When Mr. Snippy is caught by the Biomass, Pilot tries to rescue him.
The End of the World is no excuse
...for being later for work, if only public transit was on time...
This was the original inspiration for the "shrinking universe" concept, according to Alexiuss.
Mirror mirror on the wall...
Snippy's coat gets mirrored sometimes, seen for example in the first panel of Episode 18. Since the pattern of his jacket is not symmetrical, it can be seen easily, that the black part of his hood is suddenly on the other side in the next panels. Possible explanations:
1.There must be a mirror universe out there
2. Snippy's fashionable jacket randomly reverses it's frames from black to white and the other way around.
3. Brings a question to the sense of reality.
Moving my heart
A sign of the mug being sentient?
What's on the plate?
And its headlights show the Good Directorate's G-symbol.
Who reads this message?
Scribbles left (everywhere?) in the wasteland:
- Anxiety is good for you.
- Clean me D:(
- Help! XP (Stalky: http://romanticallyapocalyptic.com/99 )
- (There should be a few more, help finding them all!)
Good moon rising?
Captain is drinking from a Cola can instead of his mug, on the sixth page of the comic.