Click me at midnight CST.

Click me at midnight CST.

Tsar might be a scary murderous thug on the outside, but he’s just a marshmallow at heart. Mike did such a beautiful job capturing the innocence (and return to innocence) in this scene. I get so happy when people in this moment experience precious and fleeting moments of happiness.

In case you are wondering why there’s an early update this week, I’d like to let you know that we’re taking part of an Oktoberfest with a bunch of other awesome websites.

Oktoberfest 2014: Libation Liberation Webcomic Celebration

WARNING: Comics are rated NSFW except where indicated. All comics here contain beer.

↓ Transcript
Frame 1
Tsar looks over shoulder

Tsar
Who would like to sing today?

Frame 2
Kids run to him from the playground and jump with joy.

Kid 1
I do!

Kid 2
Me, me!

Frame 3
Kids play ring-around-the-Rosie. Olivia, who is standing next to Tsar, looks bored and annoyed. Anna watches shyly. Tsar plays acoustic guitar and sings.

Tsar
Shine, shine, shine you friendly star. You are my only cherished one, another there will never be.