I finally updated the comic navigation buttons! Since the site launched, they’ve been one of the default button sets, with a video-game dog graphic pasted on top. Now they’re custom graphics with the site’s color scheme, original art of Patrick, and magical script when you hover.

Sparrow: Miranda! What’s taking so long? Your dad and Walker have their “friendly lunch” coming up soon.

Miranda: On-site rescue at the other Being prison!

Sparrow: Oh! How’s it going?

Miranda: Well, Doctor — did it take?

Gaillard: Yeah . . . there was a flash that time. And — I can’t put my finger on it, but something feels different.

Miranda: Cool. Let’s put it to the test — and give you a chance to actually tell your new Being the plan.

I challenge you —

Gaillard: I accept