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Webcomic / Hexameron

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Six days, six items, one boy

"he rested on the seventh day from all the work that he had done."
Genesis 2:2

Hexameron is a short webcomic created by Mikhail and Eugenia Shmidt. A boy finds out the hard way that the legends told around the fire in the summer camp have more truth to them than he or his friends had even thought. Now he has six days to figure out the secret of a mysterious stone and complete a dangerous scavenger hunt set by one of the legends come true.

The webcomic can be found on Tapastic and on Webtoons.


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  • Action Pet: Downplayed with Dragon, Jaeger's pet rat. It hits an animated creepy doll's head to give his owner some time to escape. It didn't cause any harm to the doll, but it was enough of a distraction for the kids to escape.
  • Absurdly Long Stairway
  • All Myths Are True
  • Black Eyes of Evil: The Eldritch Guest has those
  • Book-Ends: The summer camp arc begins and ends with the story of the Eldritch Guest told around the campfire.
  • Black Speech: The Eldritch Guest at first speaks in this, before switching to English.
  • Brawn Hilda: Pavla
  • Fantasy Americana: The story takes place in an unnamed forest summer camp in north America filled with myths and legendary creatures.
  • Foreshadowing: The first time Gil sees Pavla she is shown with long white hair and glowing red eyes, this is exactly the way she looks when she is possessed by the lake ghost at the end of the summer camp arc.
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  • Fun T-Shirt: Eugene is the owner of a couple of those.
  • Glowing Eyes of Doom: Pavla has those, when Gil first sees her.
  • Mirror Monster: Lady in Black is only visible in a mirror, and cannot harm you while being looked at.
  • More Teeth than the Osmond Family: Heartless Annie's mouth is filled with lots of long sharp wooden teeth
  • Ominous Fog: The staircase from "Stair to Nowhere" chapter is surrounded by thick for, with shadowy silhouettes moving in the distance.
  • Outdoorsy Gal: Summer prefers spending her free time exploring the forest in search for mysteries.
  • Perky Goth: Peggy, she wears black lipstick, dresses with a mix of dark goth clothes and she seems to be really friendly to everybody and enjoys the weird supernatural events she faces
  • Weirdness Magnet: Strange things happen mostly when Gil is around.

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