Here He Comes, To Save the Day!
Order of the Stick comic
Comic no. 164
Date published 4 April 2005
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It's Roy's turn to turn the tables.

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Transcript Edit

Panel 1

Roy: NO!!!!
Durkon: Mmrph!

Panel 2

Samantha: Now who the hell is THIS guy??

Panel 3

Roy throws the hilt piece of his broken sword.

Panel 4

The sword flies over the heads of the bandits towards the nooses holding the Order.

Panel 5

The sword cuts Elan's noose, "snap!"
Elan: Hooray!

Panel 6

The sword cuts Haley's noose, "snap!"
Haley: Yes!

Panel 7

The sword cuts Vaarsuvius's noose, "snap!"
Vaarsuvius: Outstanding.

Panel 8

The sword misses Belkar's noose.

Panel 9

Belkar: Oh, nice one, Roy. Good job there!

Panel 10

The sword plunges into the executioner's chest, "schklurt!"

Panel 11

Belkar: I take it back! You're the best! That was perfect!

Panel 12

The executioner pulls the switch as he falls over dead, "click!"

D&D Context Edit

  • Improvised Weapons usually have the effects of a comparable weapon (in the case of the broken Greenhilt Sword, perhaps as a dagger), and a range increment when thrown of 10 feet.

Trivia Edit

  • The comic's title is based on Mighty Mouse's catchphrase, "Here I come to save the day!"
  • This is the first appearance of Elf Bandit.
  • This is the final appearance of Blonde Bandit Girl. She first appeared in #151.
  • This is the final appearance of the Executioner Bandit, who first appeared in the previous comic, #163.

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