The comic's story follows the adventures of a 'Catkin', living Armor, and a little crazy Shadow Imp thing, as they travel through the northern lands of Nobion to return the Princess Barqs to the Kingdom of Hildtland... and uncover the dark secret surrounding her.(Dun dun dun)
Zero Effort Fantasy provides examples of:
- Aerith and Bob
- Animated Armor: Willard
- Black and Gray Morality
- Bloodless Carnage: For the most part
- Calling Your Attacks: The magic.
- Zeef with 'naturally'. It never fails to go well with the situation.
- Willard also says 'oh dear' a lot.
- Civilized Animal: All races of Beastkin. Zeef, the main character, is a Catkin.
- Fantastic Nuke: Vin Dweet & other spells
- High Fantasy