Uninterrupted Torment
Order of the Stick comic
Uninterrupted Torment
Comic no. 1006
Date published 21 September 2015
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In round six, Durkon overcomes the Spellsplinter to deal a devastating blow to Roy.

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Transcript Edit

Panel 1

Hel: I think I'm most looking forward to taking the soul of Thor's high priestess.
Hel: My dear puppy Garn is in dire need of a new chew toy, after all.
Loki: Humiliating Thor is not enough of a reason to do this, Hel.
Loki: It's a pretty funny reason, sure, but not enough of one.

Panel 2

"Durkon": Is it so unbelievable that I could willingly choose Hel? Thor shuns my kind, while Hel has exalted me.
"Durkon": Why shouldn't I be thankful and do as she asks?

Panel 3

Roy: If that's the only thing tying you to this crazy scheme of hers, then let one of these clerics raise you.
Roy: I'm sure Thor will take you back with open arms, and Hel will lose her vote.

Panel 4

"Durkon": Maybe I no longer want to serve a god who would reject me so casually.

Panel 5

"Durkon": Maybe I would continue to worship Hel even after I was resurrected.

Panel 6

"Durkon" appears from its mist form behind Roy.
"Durkon": Ha—

Panel 7

Roy slashes his sword at the High Priest of Hel, but fails to interrupt the spell.

Panel 8

"Durkon": —rm.

Panel 9

Roy is blasted by the spell and falls to the ground, dropping his sword.

Panel 10

"Durkon": Maybe I don't care who I serve—
"Durkon": —as long as I can hurt the world that has always hurt Durkon Thundershield.
Roy: Unnnh...

D&D Context Edit

  • Harm is a 6th level spell which deals 10 points per level of damage. For Durkon that's 140 points, with a possibility for Roy to make a Will saving throw for half damage.
  • Roy appears to attempt the Spellsplinter Maneuver in the 7th panel, but fails to disrupt the vampire's spell.

Trivia Edit

  • In Panel 2, Roy is missing his scarf.

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