There are many characters who speak with colored speech bubbles, mostly unnatural characters like celestial and undead creatures. Also, colored speech boxes are sometimes used for off-panel narration.
Celestial characters Edit
- Gods of the North (Odin, Thor, etc.): black text and border, light yellow background
- Gods of the South (The Twelve Gods): black text and border, light blue background
- Gods of the West (Marduk, Tiamat, etc.): black text and border, light red background
- Gods of the East (Zeus, Ares, etc.): black text and border, light green background
Workers in Celestia Edit
Undead characters Edit
- Lee, Cedric and Nero, the fiends of the IFCC: yellow text and border, orange text and border, and purple text and border, matching their eye colors. Their background is always black.
- Demon Cockroaches: no border or background, pink text
Related characters Edit
- TeeVo announcing itself: multicolor text, light yellow border, black background
- persons seen in TeeVo: black text and border, light yellow background
- Color on White
- The giant illusory head of Lord Shojo: Purple text and border on white background.
- Zz'dtri as a Drow wizard. Gray text and border and a white background.
- Truth-sayer in sunken valley: Red text and border, white background. (Comic 327)
- Opposite of truth-sayer in sunken valley: Green text and border, white background. (Comic 327)
- Belkar's devils: Red text and border, white background. (Comic 435)
- Belkar's angel: Blue text and border, white background. (Comic 435)
- Ghosts - White on color
- Illusions / Feys / Dragons - White on Color
- Celia: White text and border on light blue background.
- Eugene Greenhilt as the Being of Pure Law and Good: White text and border, red background. (Comic 283)
- Celia as Darkblood Gloomgloom: White text and border on brown-red background. (Comic 538)
- The Oracle, in trance: White text and border on green background.
- The Magic Mouth at the entry of sunken valley: White text and border on green background. (Comic 324)
- Boss Monster: White text and border on blue background (Comic 619)
- Earth Guardian as a earth nymph from Stupid Isn't Always Cute. White text and border and a brown background.
- Fire Guardian from Young Dwarves in Love. White text and border and a dark orange background.
- Young dragon: White text and border, purple background. (Comic 183)
- Adult black dragon: White text and border, purple background. (Comic 626)
- Black on Color
- Color on Color
Other speech effects Edit
- Whispers - Gray text, dashed border, white background.
- Asides/faint - Smaller font.
- Elan's songs - His short songs have no border or background. Black text, put on a sinus wave, with a few notes. His longer songs are similar to regular speech bubbles, except with a wave like shape.
- Haley's Self Loathing is translucent, as is her dialogue and Haley's answers (Black text, black border on translucent white background)
- Music in Azure City: Purple text on white background. (Comic 304)
- Malack's speech bubbles have a wavering tail pointing towards him instead of a triangle tail pointing to other speakers. The reason is not revealed yet.
- Injured/sick characters had also wavering tail bubbles (Elan Comic 6 Comic 235, Belkar Comic 602, Roy Comic 298, Redcloak Comic 462, Therkla Comic 593)