With Three Arrows Left in the Quiver
Order of the Stick comic
Comic no. 470
Date published 28 June 2007
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Haley shows off her combat effectiveness.

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Panel 1, Page 1

Belkar: Hey, you know, Durkon’s got the right idea… this “getting carried” thing is a breeze! 
Haley: Damn it! We do NOT have time for this! How many are chasing us?

Panel 2, Page 1

Belkar: Uhhh… 21. No, wait, 22. That one guy was blocked by the pile of human corpses.
Belkar: Heh heh, human corpses.

Panel 3, Page 1

Haley: OK, wait here… I’ll just be a moment. 
Belkar: Huh? Where are you going?

Panel 4, Page 1

Haley turns and fires an arrow, "fft!", killing a hobgoblin.

Panel 5, Page 1

She fires three more, "fft! fft! fft!", each taking out a hobgoblin.

Panel 6, Page 1

A hobgoblin strikes her with his longsword.

Panel 7, Page 1

Haley gets up on a boulder and puts an arrow into him, "fft!"

Panel 8, Page 1

Haley does a front flip off the boulder over three hobgoblins.

Panel 9, Page 1

She turns and hits them all in the back, "fft! fft! fft!", killing them.

Panel 10, Page 1

Another hobgoblin strikes her from behind with his longsword.

Panel 11, Page 1

Haley runs and fires behind her "fft!", taking out another.

Panel 12, Page 1

"fft! fft! fft!" three more drop as she looses arrows from a fallen piece of the Azure City wall.

Panel 1, Page 2

She kills two more from the fallen piece of the battlements, "fft! fft!" while other hobgoblins move around to flank her.

Panel 2, Page 2

The hobgoblins destabilize the crenelated wall fragment she stands on causing her to lose her balance.

Panel 3, Page 2

Hobgoblins advance on a supine Haley.

Panel 4, Page 2

Ten hobgoblins close in on her.

Panel 5, Page 2

Haley shoots an arrow up in the air, "twang!"

Panel 6, Page 2

It hits a precariously perched section of a fallen tower, "dink!"

Panel 7, Page 2

The tower section falls on the hobgoblins, killing nine of them, "CRUNCH!!"

Panel 8, Page 2

The last hobgoblin stands mouth agape at the destruction.

Panel 9, Page 2

Haley executes him from behind with an arrow at point blank range.

Panel 10, Page 2

Haley returns to Belkar
Haley: All ready!

Panel 11, Page 2

Belkar: You know, this is where I normally make an offensive—possibly sexist—remark…
Belkar: …but that was just too awesome to ruin with words.
Haley: Gee, if I’d known that shooting hobgoblins would render you speechless, I would have saved that last one for later.

Trivia Edit

  • Haley kills 24 hobgoblins in this comic, despite the fact that Belkar states that there's only 22.

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