The Capt'n and HugoCapt'n Crazy
is a German comic strip by Matthias Schäfer which appeared in the comic magazine Comicaze
(from Munich) and on the review site highlightzone
. It's about the life of Capt'n Crazy and his roommate / friend Hugo, the rat.
- The Alcoholic: Capt'n and Hugo, played for laughs.
- Amusing Alien: The Capt'n. Actually, this was a late development - for a long time, even the author wasn't sure WTH the Capt'n actually is.
- Blind Without 'Em: Conrad, Captn's brother, is even almost-blind with em.
- Breaking the Fourth Wall: Occasionally, the author appears in the comic and comments the situation.
- Deadpan Snarker: Hugo, the rat.
- The Ditz: The Capt'n.
- Flowery Insults: "Bearded ape", "roast apple"
- I Want My Jetpack: In-Universe example. In a strip made in 2000, Conrad complained about this.
- Non-Human Sidekick: Hugo
- Punny Name: Klothilde ("Klo" is short for water closet)
- Schoolyard Bully All Grown Up: Grobi. For given values of "grown up".
- Slice of Life
- Toilet Humor: Especially when they watch the movie Starship Poopers. Or when they get a new roommate, the toilet-cleaning "lady" Klothilde.
- The Unintelligible: The Capt'n.