The Captain (center) and Lieutenant de Montfort (left) question a witness.
Kaspall is a fantasymurder mysterywebcomic written and drawn by Lucy Lyall that started in 2005.Within this comic, Kaspall is the name of the unusual city in which the story takes place. This city is remarkable for two things:
Captain:[writing on a notepad] Could you tell me your name, please? Avril: Ahhh ... ummm ... mmMary? Captain:[skeptically] Mary. Avril: Yes. Captain: Mary what? Avril: Mary ... Watts...? Captain:[incredulously] What? Avril:Mary Watts! My name is Mary Watts. Yes. [The Captain looks at Avril, who is grinning nervously.]
4LS: The fact that the Captain's gender / sex was undefined kind of became a character point in my head. Which is not to say that Captain doesn't HAVE one. Just that I hadn't been given that information - much like I don't know what Claudia's Mum's name is, or exactly which part of the UK Alex is actually from.
Lions and Tigers and Humans... Oh, My!: Kaspall takes place in a world that's mostly populated by anthropomorphic characters, but humans (and other species) frequently get transported there by accident and have to try to integrate into its society.
Not So Stoic: The Captain is pretty much unfazed by everything that occurs — right up to the point in Scene 26 where the police discover that the Ulfor have started kidnapping people by the dozen right off the streets.
Oh, Crap: On this page, quite a few of the Ulfor have this reaction to the appearance of Caroline and Claudia.
Portal Crossroad World: The city of Kaspall, unfortunately the portals that lead to other worlds are too unstable for the Off-Worlders to find a way home. There is however a Portal Network through the Skein that goes within the city.
Punch Clock Villain: Excepting Katherine, Beatrice, and Beron, the Ulfor are basically just following orders. Eventually Beatrice convinces them to surrender to the police.