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Free WORLDWIDE Shipping at the Dork Store this weekend!

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  This weekend, through Midnight, Pacific Time, Feb. 9, there’s FREE WORDLWIDE  SHIPPING on all my stuff at the Society6 Dork Store. Holy cats! I thought it was only free shipping to the US! BUT NO! Make sure you use this promotional link to get there: http://society6.com/JohnKovalic?promo=249547 This includes posters, mugs, clocks, totes…the lot! Also, there’s $5 […]

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Some Gamey Updates

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  QUICK! ONE THING FIRST! Lots of folks have asked for prints, mugs and tote-bags of yesterday’s “Writing: Bad Days and Good” comic. So now they’re available from the Dork Tower Society6 store! For the insecure artist in YOUR life! (HINT: this may mean “for YOU!”) OK. Onto the real news. It’s time for… Some […]

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My Name Is John And I’ll Be Your Waiter

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My Name Is John And I’ll Be Your Waiter Tonight Saturday, February 15, I’ll be at one of my favorite annual charity events – the United Cerebral Palsy of Dane County Celebrity Banquet &  Auction. It’s a terrific time, supporting a great cause, and guess what? I could be your waiter! Yours! Tickets are $95 […]

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Worldbuilders

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LET’S BUILD WORLDS! Pat Rothfuss’s Worldbuilders charity push for 2014 is in its final days, so I wanted to call attention to a few things you,  my dear readers (BLESS YOU ALL – both of you!) might grok. There are three really cool Munchkin items up at the charity’s auction site, as well as a […]

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Sweet Charity

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Sweet Charity! Let’s talk charity, today. My basic belief is you can never do enough – but my limited organization skills seems to set their own goal posts. Fortunately, I have many kind and generous readers, who make up for it. So here are some quick updates on the various things I’ve been up to, that […]

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TABLETOP IS LIVE! So I’m Posting on Posters

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A Posting on Posters. And Roller Derby! And Roller Derby Posters! But not TableTop. ANYTHING BUT TABLETOP! Mostly. AHA! you expected me to blog about TableTop, today, didn’t you? Admit it! You did! Because the episode with Anne Wheaton, Emma Caulfield and me WENT LIVE JUST THIS VERY SECOND! ADMIT IT! WRONG, Slappy! I mean, it […]

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IT MUST BE MINE: The Kids’ (Games) are Alright

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The other day – and I’m about to do some serious name-dropping here – I had three friends in, from out of town. My pals Ken Hite and Wil Hindmarch (up from Chicago), along with Matt Forbeck (whom they picked up in Beloit, on the way). Cool, no? Right. I thought so too. BUT WAIT! It […]

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Updates. Or: I’M ON FREAKING TABLETOP NEXT WEEK! AIEEE!

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International House of Updates. Or: I’M ON FREAKING TABLETOP NEXT WEEK! AIEEE! A couple of heads-ups, for folks who follow my stuff: HEADS-UP THE First: I am going to be on next week’s episode of TableTop. By which I mean: I AM FREAKING GOING TO BE ON NEXT WEEK’S EPISODE OF TABLETOP! HOLY SHIT, YOU GUYS! […]

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MAILBAG – Swearing, Grammar Police, Warpcon

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John, you really need to stop the swearing in the comic, especially vís January 1′s episode. It’s a real turn-off and not fitting for a fun comic strip, especially one inspired by “Peanuts.” – Bill Kolasa I’ll be honest – I don’t think the characters swear that often, in Dork Tower. There may be the […]

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Cartoonist, Draw Thyself

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Cartoonist, Draw Thyself If you know me, you’ll know the drawing of me just above here does not look like me in the slightest. You know. This one. I’ve started using it as my Twitter avatar, too. Even though it’s not even close to me. It’s so far off the mark, it has  its own […]

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