Took a Level in Sauceror
Order of the Stick comic
Took a Level in Sauceror
Kobold's make great weapons.
Comic no. 802
Date published 22 August 2011
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Zz'dtri has one last trick up his sleeve.

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Transcript Edit

Panel 1

Zz'dtri hits the ground with a "WHONK!".
Zz'dtri: Nnnh!

Panel 2

Zz'dtri is now weak, covered in scratches, and sitting on the floor.
Zz'dtri: ...
Zz'dtri: Cheater.
Vaarsuvius: Oh, heavens! I cannot believe I violated the detailed rules and regulations we agreed upon before beginning this contest!
Vaarsuvius: We must consult the referee for an appropriate penalty regarding my heinous transgression!

Panel 3

Zz'dtri: Kobold beat me.
Zz'dtri: Not you.

Panel 4

Vaarsuvius glares angrily and starts to prepare to cast a spell.

Panel 5

Beat. Vaarsuvius stops and changes their expression to normal.

Panel 6

Vaarsuvius: Believe what you wish for the last few seconds of your life.
"click. click." is heard from Yukyuk's crossbows.

Panel 7

Zz'dtri jumps up at Vaarsuvius.
Zz'dtri: Plane Shift!
A portal opens up behind Vaarsuivius, which Vaarsuvius falls into along with Yukyuk.

Panel 8

Zz'dtri falls to the floor with a "WHUMP!".

Panel 9

Zz'dtri remains on the floor with his eyes closed.

Panel 10

A group of guards come and arrest Zz'dtri.

Panel 11

Meanwhile, Vaarsuvius and Yukyuk fall in some white land with the sounds of "GLOOP! GLOOP!" coming up when they land.
Vaarsuvius: Unnnh!
Creature: Hello, solid ones! What brings you to the Semi-Elemental Plane of Ranch Dressing?

Panel 12

Vaarsuvius is now standing up.
Vaarsuvius: I was simply wondering if you could undercut the dignity of my legimate victory for me.
Creature: Does that involve dipping broccoli in anything?
Vaarsuvius: Today? Yes.

D&D Context Edit

  • Plane Shift is a 7th level spell which allows the caster to move up to eight willing creatures to another plane of existence. Or one unwilling creature that fails a Will check.

Trivia Edit

  • The title of the comic, "Took a Level in Sauceror" is a reference to the Sauceror character class in the surreal MMORPG Kingdom of Loathing.
  • This is the first appearance of the Ranch Dressing Elemental.

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