History Webcomic / Namesake

26th Mar '17 3:37:50 PM Twiddler
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''Namesake'' is the story of Emma Crewe, a woman who discovers she can visit other worlds. She finds out that these are places she already knows fantasy and fairy lands made famous through the spoken word, literature and cinema. Her power as a Namesake forces her to act as a protagonist in these familiar stories as she figures out how to get home.

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''Namesake'' ''[[http://www.namesakecomic.com/ Namesake]]'' is the story of Emma Crewe, a woman who discovers she can visit other worlds. She finds out that these are places she already knows fantasy and fairy lands made famous through the spoken word, literature and cinema. Her power as a Namesake forces her to act as a protagonist in these familiar stories as she figures out how to get home.



The webcomic can be read here: [[http://www.namesakecomic.com/ Namesake]]
28th Jan '17 8:11:38 PM skyhook
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* BiTheWay: The majority of the main cast, [[http://namesakecomic.com/comic/flame-con as it turns out. For most of them it hasn't come up in-comic yet.

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* BiTheWay: The majority of the main cast, [[http://namesakecomic.[[http://www.namesakecomic.com/comic/flame-con as it turns out.out]]. For most of them it hasn't come up in-comic yet.
28th Jan '17 8:10:27 PM skyhook
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* BiTheWay: The majority of the main cast, [[http://namesakecomic.com/comic/flame-con as it turns out. For most of them it hasn't come up in-comic yet.
* BodyHorror: All the pretty red flowers you see on peoples heads...yeah, they'r actually ''growing out of'' their heads.



* BodyHorror: All the pretty red flowers you see on peoples heads...yeah, they'r actually ''growing out of'' their heads.
28th Jan '17 8:01:44 PM skyhook
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* RedRightHand: Jack has a literal red right hand. So far its significance is unknown.

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* RedRightHand: Jack has a literal red right hand. So far its significance is unknown.hand.
**[[spoiler:Recently revealed to have been caused by giant's blood being splashed on it during his journey. It gives him minor telekinesis.]]
12th Dec '16 5:13:00 AM JustKnown
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* GenreSavvy: Emma knows she's in [[Literature/LandOfOz Oz]] from just seeing the yellow brick road. Though the creators have stated that [[Film/TheWizardOfOz the movie]] is the only source of knowledge she has. [[spoiler: justified later when Emma is shown to be an ArtificialPerson literally created out of literature so she's effectively made of bottled Genre Savvy.]]

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* GenreSavvy: Emma knows she's in [[Literature/LandOfOz Oz]] from just seeing the yellow brick road. Though the creators have stated that [[Film/TheWizardOfOz the movie]] is the only source of knowledge she has. [[spoiler: justified later when Emma is shown to be an ArtificialPerson literally created out of by stuffing a {{Changeling}} with literature so she's effectively practically made of bottled Genre Savvy.]]
12th Dec '16 5:11:22 AM JustKnown
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* GenreSavvy: Emma knows she's in [[Literature/LandOfOz Oz]] from just seeing the yellow brick road. Though the creators have stated that [[Film/TheWizardOfOz the movie]] is the only source of knowledge she has. [[spoiler: justified later when Emma is shown to be an ArtificialPerson literally made out of literature. She's effectively bottled Genre Savvy.]]

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* GenreSavvy: Emma knows she's in [[Literature/LandOfOz Oz]] from just seeing the yellow brick road. Though the creators have stated that [[Film/TheWizardOfOz the movie]] is the only source of knowledge she has. [[spoiler: justified later when Emma is shown to be an ArtificialPerson literally made created out of literature. She's literature so she's effectively made of bottled Genre Savvy.]]
12th Dec '16 5:09:49 AM JustKnown
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* FracturedFairyTale

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* FracturedFairyTaleFracturedFairyTale: The tales don't always conform to the storybook versions.



* HumanityEnsues: Fred undergoes a very gradual form of under Elaines influence, which proves she has writer powers.

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* HumanityEnsues: Fred undergoes a very gradual form of under Elaines influence, which proves she has writer powers.
12th Dec '16 5:07:16 AM JustKnown
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* GenreSavvy: Emma knows she's in [[Literature/LandOfOz Oz]] from just seeing the yellow brick road. Though the creators have stated that [[Film/TheWizardOfOz the movie]] is the only source of knowledge she has.

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* GenreSavvy: Emma knows she's in [[Literature/LandOfOz Oz]] from just seeing the yellow brick road. Though the creators have stated that [[Film/TheWizardOfOz the movie]] is the only source of knowledge she has. [[spoiler: justified later when Emma is shown to be an ArtificialPerson literally made out of literature. She's effectively bottled Genre Savvy.]]
8th Dec '16 4:43:51 AM JustKnown
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Added DiffLines:

** Emma finding herself in Oz as ''a'' "Dorothy" despite not being actually ''named'' Dorothy turns out to significant.
8th Dec '16 4:37:04 AM JustKnown
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** [[spoiler: Emma turns out to an ArtificialHuman McGuffinGirl who was humanized in large part by her role as CoolBigSis to Elaine.]]

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** [[spoiler: Emma turns out to an ArtificialHuman McGuffinGirl MacGuffinGirl who was humanized in large part by her role as CoolBigSis to Elaine.]]



* McGuffinGirl: [[spoiler: Emma]] learns to her horror that she's an ArtificialHuman created to serve as a "skeleton key" capable of opening all of the Namesake's doors between worlds.

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* McGuffinGirl: MacGuffinGirl: [[spoiler: Emma]] learns to her horror that she's an ArtificialHuman created to serve as a "skeleton key" capable of opening all of the Namesake's doors between worlds.
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