Lost Side of Suburbia by Kory Merritt

Lost Side of Suburbia

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  1. Three Steps Over Japan

    Three Steps Over Japan said, over 1 year ago

    No one likes a Grouser, even the lurking enemy in the shadows of night. Now, which of the Orcks is named Oldenfeeble or Straggler? Put Straggler on lead.

  2. LittleCatFeet

    LittleCatFeet said, over 1 year ago

    Good morning, folks! Sleep well?

    Nice rock formations! I wouldn’t mind visiting there with a good pair of hiking boots (and a bazooka for the Gilogorgos, which I wager Malgorth is thinking of right about now.) And another Phantom Cruiser, though I agree that might be a ringed planet. Is that a Jawa in the corner…?

  3. Sisyphos

    Sisyphos said, over 1 year ago


    Jawa is what I was thinking, too. Malgorth is wise to be careful when traversing a strange wasteland at night. Who knows what beasties or foes might be lurking here or there? Gotta be sharp for gilogorgos!

  4. crookedwolf

    crookedwolf GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    The orcks go marching one by one, hurrah, Hurrah!

  5. T_Lexi

    T_Lexi said, over 1 year ago

    Saturday Lost Side! : D Oh, Joy!

  6. brother box

    brother box GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Nice setting no Monument Valley though but then Malgorth is no John Wayne. Personally I would put the stragglers on point, to teach them a lesson and keep Grouser close by.

  7. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago


    This isn’t the Star Wars universe so it is something or someone indigenous to the region. Jawas are not.

  8. Korymerritt

    Korymerritt said, over 1 year ago

    End of chapter 2.
    I’m going to pull another George RR Martin and put this on hold for a while. I was hoping to have more of the story uploaded before that happened, as most of what I’ve posted this spring was actually drawn last summer and this winter, but it’s been a busy year for me. I’ve got the story written, but the drawing is the time-consuming part.
    Although I’m off on summer break and don’t start teaching again until September, I’ve got something else to keep me busy. About a year ago I was contacted by “Wimpy Kid” creator Jeff Kinney (awesome person!), who was interested in having me illustrate for his other big franchise, Poptropica. This past year I illustrated a Poptropica comic strip, which has started running in several different places, and now I’ve got a larger Poptropica project that’s going to require my full attention this summer.
    I’d love to do LSS full-time and post stories uninterrupted, but LSS just doesn’t make the money to do that, and I certainly couldn’t pass up a chance to illustrate projects for a franchise like Poptropica. I’ll work on “Cork” here and there and hopefully start posting new chapters again at some point in the fall.

    So maybe most of you will be back in the fall for more of the story. I’m having fun with this one.

  9. Three Steps Over Japan

    Three Steps Over Japan said, over 1 year ago


    Have a good summer, Kory.

  10. Zarniwoop

    Zarniwoop said, over 1 year ago

    Best of luck with your Poptropica projects, Kory!

  11. jadoo823

    jadoo823 said, over 1 year ago


    …sounds good, kory – see you in the fall sometime! have a great summer!…

  12. Kzin

    Kzin GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago


    Good luck with your projects, Kory! We’ll be here for more Lost Side in the Fall.

  13. kasasaian

    kasasaian said, over 1 year ago

    Have a great summer Kory, we will all be looking forward to your return!

  14. Saucy1121

    Saucy1121 GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago


    I’m enjoying Poptropica here too so I can’t complain too much. I will miss LSOS, though. Enjoy the summer. I’d say enjoy the rest, but from your posting I don’t think you’ll be getting much of that.
    I WILL be here when LSOS returns!

  15. Sisyphos

    Sisyphos said, over 1 year ago

    Best wishes, Kory! I’ve been reading Poptropica, and it seems to be going well. I look forward to the return of LSoS, whenever that may be!

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