Order of the Stick (was Re: [DWJ] ADMINISTRIVIA: list information)

Melissa Proffitt Melissa at Proffitt.com
Tue Apr 24 11:21:40 EDT 2007

On Tue, 24 Apr 2007 10:42:03 -0400 (EDT), deborah.dwj at suberic.net wrote:

>On Tue, 24 Apr 2007, Otter Perry wrote:
>> It's from episode 421 of the webcomic "Order of the Stick."
>> And here's the link:
>> http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0421.html
>> I found it by Googling, and may hate Deborah forever
>> for turning me into an OOTS reader.  Because, of course,
>> I had to start at episode 1 and I'm ploughing through
>> the mid-hundreds at the moment.
>Yay, a convert!
>Yes, Otter found it. Order of the Stick is a stick-figure web
>comic which is basically a huge pile of meta jokes about Dungeons
>& Dragons. If you've played (and particularly if you have played
>both third edition and older editions, but you don't need to
>have) the comic is really hysterical. It should have gotten old
>by now, but it just hasn't.

You can also buy it in book format if you like from APE Games
There is one collection (soon to be two) that are only available in print.

Also, the new RSS feed means I no longer wait at the web site obsessing over
when Rich Burlew will post the new one.

I can't remember which member of our gaming group discovered it first, but
it's turned into required reading by now.  I think game sessions have been
held up while someone who's gotten behind borrows a laptop to read Friday's

Melissa Proffitt
(whose kids are always stealing the books to read in bed)

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