I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

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I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby flyboy254 on Fri Dec 10, 2010 3:05 pm

A little preemptive topic start to kick of the next, and dare I say, final? Story arc coming up.
Vampires can be exceedingly charming when they need to be. They will joke, cajole and flatter, and just when you think, "vampires aren't so bad," you've got a pair of fangs buried in your neck.

For those who still insist on treating vampirism as a romantic existence, consider the suicide note left behind by Jacob Drexel, member of a prominent Philadelphia family who was transformed in 1937. After Drexel leaped off the City Hall tower one snowy night, a suicide note was found that closed with the following lines: "I have been living in constant torment over the unspeakable acts I have committed, and yet I am powerless to stop committing them. May God forgive me."

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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby Chaos Priest on Mon Dec 13, 2010 2:24 pm

*gasp* Integra's Hellsing-senses are tingling! Methinks Alucard has just arrived on the scene.
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby SailorPtah on Mon Dec 13, 2010 7:35 pm

The final storyline -- ohhhh no. Definitely not. Lots more fights, and deaths, and reunions, to be had before this is over.

But there will be a pretty dramatic shift in this one, so look forward to that :D

In other news there's some broken code on the Shine TVTropes page -- someone used {{s instead of [[s -- and I get an error whenever I try to open the editing page. Can anyone here fix it? Thanks much ^_^
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby Qjay on Wed Dec 15, 2010 7:58 am

Waitwaitwait
Are you saying Shine'll end soon-ish?
Please God no, I love it too much to see it go ;_;
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby Kazokuhouou on Fri Dec 17, 2010 5:35 am

Was it wrong that my first thought was 'you don't have the breasts to be Seras'?
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby Chaos Priest on Fri Dec 17, 2010 7:45 am

Maybe, but... that was my first thought too :oops:
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby flyboy254 on Sun Dec 19, 2010 9:15 pm

Deadpool: Hey, watch it, Ptah, I'm the only character allowed to break the Fourth Wall in any universe!

Quiet Wilson, you're gonna get me banned!

Deadpool: Oh, like your story isn't gonna do that already!
Vampires can be exceedingly charming when they need to be. They will joke, cajole and flatter, and just when you think, "vampires aren't so bad," you've got a pair of fangs buried in your neck.

For those who still insist on treating vampirism as a romantic existence, consider the suicide note left behind by Jacob Drexel, member of a prominent Philadelphia family who was transformed in 1937. After Drexel leaped off the City Hall tower one snowy night, a suicide note was found that closed with the following lines: "I have been living in constant torment over the unspeakable acts I have committed, and yet I am powerless to stop committing them. May God forgive me."

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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby Kazokuhouou on Mon Dec 20, 2010 4:55 am

Well, if you count flashbacks, Alucard...
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby Starcat5 on Mon Dec 20, 2010 9:21 pm

A horse? A HORSE?!? I can understand the Black Hound of the Baskervilles, but now you're telling me you ate a HORSE, too? :ick:
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby BigKwell on Mon Dec 20, 2010 9:43 pm

Okay, I'm in. Anyway...

(reads latest strip)

Where the heck is Alucard gonna get a horse for Maggie?
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby Noelani on Tue Dec 21, 2010 10:28 am

He's eaten LOTS of things...If you look at the army of souls that comes out of his coffin in the manga you even see some of his old servants mixed in with all the warrior-types. Cooks, bakers, maids...he obviously wasn't all that picky about who he ate a few centuries back. So eating the horse along with the stableboy could happen.
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby BigKwell on Tue Dec 21, 2010 9:27 pm

Hey Erin... there's something I'm asking of you? Are you going to wimp-out... or are you going to ask Integra to command Alucard to kick Iscariot and Millennium's asses to oblivion? Please do this?
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby Xuanwu on Tue Dec 21, 2010 9:28 pm

I find it interesting that in the original, Integra waits until the darkest moment to go Level Zero (i.e. Vatican slaughtering everyone on one side, Nazis doing the same on the other). Here, she has him go full release much sooner. I think it's a sign that Shine's Integra trusts Alucard a bit more to do the right thing, monster or no, since this Alucard lacks the same level of cruelty as his manga counterpart.
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby yamiangie on Tue Dec 21, 2010 9:44 pm

Squee that gave me chills.
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby Starcat5 on Tue Dec 21, 2010 9:52 pm

*Reads new comic*

...

Oh, SNAP! The hound is off the leash, and Dracula is BACK, baby! Bring on Mr. Beard! :twisted:
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby flyboy254 on Tue Dec 21, 2010 10:47 pm

...Shit just got real...

YIPPIE KI-YAY, MUTHAFUCKA!
Vampires can be exceedingly charming when they need to be. They will joke, cajole and flatter, and just when you think, "vampires aren't so bad," you've got a pair of fangs buried in your neck.

For those who still insist on treating vampirism as a romantic existence, consider the suicide note left behind by Jacob Drexel, member of a prominent Philadelphia family who was transformed in 1937. After Drexel leaped off the City Hall tower one snowy night, a suicide note was found that closed with the following lines: "I have been living in constant torment over the unspeakable acts I have committed, and yet I am powerless to stop committing them. May God forgive me."

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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby Lunathelunatic on Wed Dec 22, 2010 5:54 am

(12/22 comment)

Translation of Last panel

Integra : and Alucard... Time to get bad ass!
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby BigKwell on Thu Dec 23, 2010 12:23 am

(reads latest strip)

It must suck to you right now, Luke! :lol:
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby Starcat5 on Thu Dec 23, 2010 5:29 pm

Look on the bright side, Luke. At least you didn't fall out of the steaming endtrails of a gutted hellhound. :twisted:

...is it wrong of me to want Luke to NOT re-die later on? :eyebrow:
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Re: I Saw A Ship Come Sailing In

Postby flyboy254 on Thu Dec 23, 2010 8:24 pm

...a little.
Vampires can be exceedingly charming when they need to be. They will joke, cajole and flatter, and just when you think, "vampires aren't so bad," you've got a pair of fangs buried in your neck.

For those who still insist on treating vampirism as a romantic existence, consider the suicide note left behind by Jacob Drexel, member of a prominent Philadelphia family who was transformed in 1937. After Drexel leaped off the City Hall tower one snowy night, a suicide note was found that closed with the following lines: "I have been living in constant torment over the unspeakable acts I have committed, and yet I am powerless to stop committing them. May God forgive me."

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