The Roomies is a Furry Web Comic created by Andrew Dickman of Starfield Creations, also known as The Cartoonist from Animated Anarchy.Originally starting in 2007, The story centers around Andy Katt, an Unlucky Everydude from Willow Pine who doesn't know exactly what he wants to do with his life. After moving to Crystal Vine (still unsure of his life) he bumps into Mary Ann Tigres and Swain "Swirly" Jenkins, two girls who just so happen to be in need of another roommate.The Roomies can be read here, and Andrew Dickman's Deviant ART page can be seen here.
- All There in the Manual: How the main characters met can be seen in the "Other" section of the website.
- Art Evolution: Look at the older comics, and look at the ones on the main page. You'll notice the great leap in quality.
- Brilliant, but Lazy: Swirly.
- The Cameo: Phelous has one in the 15th page.
- Does Not Like Men: Cherrie.
- Dogged Nice Guy: Andy.
- Expy: Cherrie can be seen as one to Jessica Rabbit. Given the film's influence on creator Andrew Dickman, it may be intentional.
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- Gag Boobs: Cherrie.
- Hollywood Nerd: Swirly
- Innocent Cohabitation: The main plot of the comic.
- In-Series Nickname: "Swirly" for Swain.
- Shout-Out: Inferno III is one to Diablo III. Thankfully, this isn't a research goof. The video game references flow from there... "Pocket Creatures" is Pokémon, "Louie's Haunted House 2" is Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon, "Marty-O-Party" and "Marty-O-Cars" are clear references to spinoffs of the Super Mario Bros. franchise, "Murder Combo X" is Mortal Kombat X, and "Shred and Survive" is Dead or Alive.
- Skunk Stripe: Go ahead, guess.
- Species Surname: Mary Ann.
- Statuesque Stunner: Cherrie.
- Unlucky Everydude: Andy.