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william-from-england asked: what's homestuck?

a-i-am-an-art-freak-things:

theonemusicmaniac:

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Homestuck is a webcomic written by Andrew Hussie, featured on a website called MS Paint Adventures. It attracts many followers worldwide due to its video game themes, plot development, and lovable characters. Despite its sci-fi and fantasy nature, many people find Homestuck to be rather relatable.

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It is a story about four kids (John Egbert, Rose Lalonde, Dave Strider, and Jade Harley) who all want to play a new video game called SBURB that just came out. Little do they know that not only will the game seal the fate of bringing the apocalypse to earth, but they will also be the heroes put in charge of saving their universe.

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In an alternate universe, twelve alien kids, who call their species “trolls”, experience the same fate as the kids whom you’ve already been introduced to. Finding evidence of success from the human kids’ session, the trolls seize opportunity to communicate with the kids in order for both sessions to save their universes.

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Without trying to give too much of the plot away in case you’re curious to read it, I will say there is a third universe involved. In this universe, the guardians from the kid’s universe are now the children in this universe, and the kids are the adults (basically a swap in age and family role). These kids will also be destined to play SBURB, and they will be destined to meet the kids you were first introduced to.

From an outsider’s perspective, Homestuck appears to be a long story with nothing but confusing wibbly-wobbly-timey-wimey issues and the instabilty of all that is space, but if you come around to reading it and appreciate it for its video game-like structure and sarcastic humor, you’ll learn that Homestuck

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is about friendship

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is about family

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is a story about love

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Four kinds of love, to be exact

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Including themes of forrbidden love

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… and it’s about loss.

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It’s a story of self-doubt

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It is a story about reevaluating your life decisions

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and suffering the consequences of your decisions

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It’s about the fear of living in someone’s shadow

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It’s about gaining confidence so that you may someday fly

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It’s about helping everyone out no matter how people view your actions

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It is about recognizing the intelligence and beauty in the person whom you care most about, regardless of gender

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It’s a story of betrayal

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It’s about coping with apathy and bipolarity

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It’s about maintaining your strength while staying true to your heart

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It’s about self-esteem issues

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And it’s about acknowledging that, no matter where you’re from, everyone is equal.

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It’s is about how we, as people, must work as one despite our cultural upbringings and differences so that we can work together and make the most out of the life we are living.

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So we have to work together and stay positive

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No matter what trouble lies ahead

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… no seriously there’s a lot of trouble that lies ahead I am not even joking here

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i am not even fricken kidding man do u think i look like i am kidding 

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it gets INTENSE

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So whether you suffer from alcohol abuse or depression or any other personal problems, or if you ever feel like you are alone in this world

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Homestuck is an adventure.

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An adventure worth celebrating.

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So I invite you all to have a taste

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Of justice

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Of exciting news, and of course

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And constructed together, you have the incredible tale

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of a webcomic called

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If you would like to begin reading Homestuck, click here

To support the original artists/musicians, you can purchase Homestuck music here

If you’d rather watch the adventure instead of read it, Homestuck is featured on YouTube here

Thank you, and Happy Homestucking!

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Every homestuck needs to reblog

kawaiiserket:

williamlarson:

macromvontus:

bardofpizza:

I made an extremely stupid thing

I’M GONNA FUCKING PISS MYSELF THIS LITERALLY TOOK MY DEPRESSION AND THREW IT OUT THE WINDOW

this is my favorite thing

Amazing

(via thanl)

pyropi:

Almost done with Jedistuck!Terezi yyyeahhhh!! Yes I did get a custom teal lightsaber, yes I have a pyrope problem, TY for asking.

(via damzellfran)

mad-maddie:


Feral PrincessHunts and prowlsNever purrsAlways growls

Next in the Wicked Royalty (Princess version) is Nepeta, of whom I’ve never drawn before. I should draw her more often, yeesh, this was a load of fun. There’s a larger version on my deviantART page in the click-through!

mad-maddie:

Feral Princess
Hunts and prowls
Never purrs
Always growls

Next in the Wicked Royalty (Princess version) is Nepeta, of whom I’ve never drawn before. I should draw her more often, yeesh, this was a load of fun. There’s a larger version on my deviantART page in the click-through!

(via fairythoughtless)

prostheticsoul:

yourheadcanon:

blame the gigapause for this abomination animation

Dis animashuuun

(via aradia-or-terezi)

karkats-face-on-things:

Karkat’s face on Professor Sycamore (request by spooky-unicornderp)

karkats-face-on-things:

Karkat’s face on Professor Sycamore (request by spooky-unicornderp)

(via mintie-macarons)

obsidianchameleon:

So occasionally I doodle on my hand during class, and I decided to do a series using Homestuck aspects! I use ballpoint pen and a white gel pen to do these.

(via witty-name-goes-here)

marcosrighthalf:

twinarmragedongs:

mochisprite:

kohomint:

kyleehenke:

Guys

Guys

Just

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Imagine with me for a second

MARISSA I FOUND THE POST

im 787786778545326357% done

I MISSED THIS POST SO FUCKING MUCH

i cant sto p laughing this is from fucking yugioh the abridged series

(via ilikebruises)

mementomoryo:

  • ♏ Cor Scorpii (Heart of the Scorpion) —> [x]
  • ♈ Angelus Novus (Angel of History) —> [x]
  • ♍ Laude Novella (New Praise) —> [x]
  • ♓ De Profundis Ad Astra (From the Depths to the Stars) —> [x]
  • ♌ Faucibus Leonis (Lion’s Jaws) —> [x]
  • ♎ Lex Talionis (Retributive Justice) —> [x]
  • 空  CANES AMORIS (Hounds of Love) —> [x]
  • 光  LUX INTIMA (The Innermost Light) —> [x
  • 命  ABSENS HAERES NON ERIT (An absent heir shall not inherit) —> [x]
  • 無  IN VACUO (In a void) —> [x]

All of my HS female cast portraits for the Universe A2 and B1 sessions. I’ll work on the A1 trolls eventually, but I think I’m going to try my hands at the male cast now. God help me.

(via feathersweetly)