|“When Plotlines Collide!”|
|Order of the Stick comic|
|Date published||17 October 2003|
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The two teams bump into each other while retreating, and are forced to fight the ogres and ninjas.
- The Order of the Stick
- Stupid Ogre ◀
- Female Ogre ▶
- Another Ogre
- 10 Goblin Ninjas
- Panel 1
Elan: Did we lose the ogre?
Roy: If by "lose the ogre" you mean "attracted two of his friends", then yes.
Durkon: Faster please.
- Panel 2
Vaarsuvius: Expeditious Retreat! Expeditious Retreat!
Belkar: I still don't see anything!
- Panel 3
Both groups crash into each other. "WHAM!"
- Panel 4
Haley: Nice spot check.
- Panel 5
The Order are fighting against the ogres.
- Panel 6
The ogres have been defeated.
- Panel 7
Roy: Wait... what were you guys running from?
- Panel 8
Elan is surrounded by a group of ninjas.
Elan: Well, this looks like a good place to rest.
D&D Context Edit
- Expeditious Retreat is a 1st level wizard spell that increases your speed.
- The title is a reference to the film When Worlds Collide.
- This is the first appearance of the Female Ogre.
- This is the final appearance of the Stupid Ogre.