[[caption-width-right:350:From left to right: [[OddCouple Christopher, Roselle.]]]]

''[[http://closedgate.smackjeeves.com Closed Gate]]'' is a {{fantasy}} [[FantasyWebcomics webcomic]] about the adventures of a runaway [[MadeASlave slave]] in the [[TheEmpire Continental Union]], who tries to [[GovernmentConspiracy uncover the truth ]] about the colonization of his island and his [[YouKilledMyFather missing father]].

The comic is hosted on Website/SmackJeeves. You can start reading it [[http://closedgate.smackjeeves.com/comics/1027987/page-01/ here.]]


At the dawn of a New Age, the Union is conquering the South Islands one by one. During the Union invasion to his hometown at the island of Terranova, Christopher is shot and presumably killed. To his surprise, [[UnexplainedRecovery he wakes up alive]], with the invasion gone and his father missing. [[TimeSkip Two years later]], he escapes to Santa Lucia, capital of the growing Union, to learn about his father's disappearance and the Union's real intentions. On arrival, a chain of events leads him to [[OddCouple live with Roselle Campbell]], a top-ranking officer of the Union's military.



* Christopher: A [[PlayfulOtter river otter]], [[http://closedgate.smackjeeves.com/comics/1027987/prologue-01/ whose island was conquered by the Union]] and was [[MadeASlave made a slave]]. Apparently, he has a [[http://closedgate.smackjeeves.com/comics/1181759/page-12/ special aura]] that draws the attention of people around him, including the Union. He is [[NaiveNewcomer naive and credulous]], but on top of everything he is [[UndyingLoyalty extremely loyal]]
* Roselle: She's the [[JerkWithAHeartOfGold Jerk with a Heart of Gold]] who, along with Paolo and Henry, is part of [[PowerTrio SPD Seven]], seventh ranked division of the [[GovernmentAgencyOfFiction Special Protection Department]], a branch of the Union's military.
* Henry: An albino alligator [[http://closedgate.smackjeeves.com/comics/1208744/page-13/ who works with Roselle and Paolo]] to form [[PowerTrio SPD Seven]]. He also [[TheBartender runs a bar]], which most characters frequent. He's usually the [[ReasonableAuthorityFigure Voice of Wisdom]] for the [[LeeroyJenkins reckless]] Rose and the [[NaiveNewcomer naive]] Chris.
* Paolo: A fox who [[http://closedgate.smackjeeves.com/comics/1208744/page-13/ works along with Roselle and Henry]] to form [[PowerTrio SPD Seven]]. He has a cheerful personality that often clashes with Rose's coldness.
* Evelynn: An andalusian hound, [[http://closedgate.smackjeeves.com/comics/1222968/page-14/ part of SPD Two and head physician]] of the [[GovernmentAgencyOfFiction Special Protection Department]]
* Maz: The Continental who helped Christopher escape Terranova. He was last seen in a conversation with a [[LivingShadow living shadow]], who he refers to as [[http://closedgate.smackjeeves.com/comics/1055241/prologue-05/ "Samael"]]



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