Truugationary: The Wit and Wisdom of Truuglub Vanderpatz The Daunting

Please note, these are the only the terms known to date employed by the Chk’Rath, Truug, who features prominently in Crucible.  It will, over time, expand. Bellingly: Ironically. With thundering yet much-avoided inevitability. Bathetically. Chk’Rath: Truug’s species (see Episode One) Frentling: Pantomiming deep thought whilst hoping someone else will solve the problem. Freskylly: Ever changing. Random. From FreskyllContinue reading Truugationary: The Wit and Wisdom of Truuglub Vanderpatz The Daunting

Crucible: A Brief Guide to Pomorele

Taken from The Walking Guide to Shoorec by Ewek Venzlor For the last 50 years Pomorele has  prided itself as ‘The Fishfree Sea’ and their Seacatchers pride themseelves on bringing back to the harbour a wide variety of ‘Hingies’, ‘Nippies’ and ‘Crackies’, a decent choice of ‘Shellies’ and always a choice of the colourful ‘Sea Jellies’Continue reading Crucible: A Brief Guide to Pomorele

Crucible: The Quest - Part 4, Page 1 - Inks

Sneek Peek: Crucible Page 1, Part 4 – Work in Progress

So here’s another Work in Progress tease – Page 1 of CRUCIBLE Part 4. Just to show you how much thought Smuzz puts into his work, here are his Work in Progress notes… “Apologies for not making the MineMouth any larger. If it was larger, we’d lose the ‘eyes’ detail (The pic bleeds to theContinue reading Sneek Peek: Crucible Page 1, Part 4 – Work in Progress

Beloc Colour Notes

Crucible: Beloc of Quelth – Colour Notes

Here’s another of Smuzz’ Colour Guides for one of the main ‘Crucible’ characters. The amount of work he’s putting into these is, frankly, a bit gob-smacking – and his colouring notes for pages of the strip are often so thought-provoking I want to run off and write up some of the ideas they suggest. ThisContinue reading Crucible: Beloc of Quelth – Colour Notes