''[[ Counting]]'' is a 7 page {{webcomic}} written by [[spoiler: Al Arcand]] more commonly known as Mr Sticky or Mr Sticky 005, drawn by Geoff Mosse and lettered by Anthony Pierno. It is about a suspicious man in the small town of Thirston. Despite its relatively short length the comic is complete.

Counting can be read ''[[ here]]''.

!!Tropes used include:
* AdultFear: A newspaper article reads that [[spoiler: deadly bacteria]] was found missing from a [[spoiler: military research lab]]. Later the town of Thirston [[spoiler: is poisoned]] by a mysterious man [[spoiler: acting as]] Sanitation Engineer working on the water tower. A cop later says that the man is [[spoiler: a Colonel]], showing that their may be a connection between the missing [[spoiler: bacteria]] and the [[spoiler: fake]] Sanitation Engineer.
* [[spoiler: AnyoneCanDie]]: Not just anyone...everyone.
* BloodFromTheMouth: The Police Officer and others cough up blood [[spoiler: from drinking the contaminated water]].
* HazardousWater: Thirston's entire water supply [[spoiler: is poisoned by the Colonel acting as a Sanitation Engineer]].
* KillItWithWater: The Colonel kills [[spoiler:everyone in the town]] with the town's [[spoiler: poisoned]] water supply.
* MeaningfulName: Thirston. The story has quite a bit to do with water or being thirsty.
* NothingExcitingEverHappensHere: The town of Thirston.
* NoNameGiven: None of the characters are named. The main character is at one point called "Colonel" but Colonel isn't an actual name but rather a rank in the military. Aside from that only the town itself has a name---Thirston.
* VillainProtagonist: The Colonel. [[spoiler: He poisons an entire town of people]].