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A Mom’s Journey into Homestuck Part 3

Jade H

Some of you out there may be wondering why Homestuck should get so much attention. It’s just a webcomic some kids read, right? Let me put it this way. In September, creator Andrew Hussie created a Kickstarter project, a crowd-sourcing funding site, to make a video game of Homestuck. He wanted to get $700,000 in […]

A Mom’s Journey into Homestuck Part 2


When I told my daughters I was going to read Homestuck, they both gave me this look and asked “Why?” Being used to my unusual reading habits, they just shrugged and moved on. When my oldest daughter told her friends I was reading Homestuck, they gave her that same look and asked “Why?” Apparently Homestuck […]

A Mom’s Adventures in Homestuck Part 1


If you have a teenage that goes online, or if you interact with one, you may have heard such terms from them as “MS Paint Adventures,” “Hussie,” “Trolls,” or “Homestuck.” They may have started to show an interest in horoscopes or have images of zodiac signs or people with horns on their computer screen. Most […]

Good webcomics for kids: The Last of the Polar Bears


Back in 2003, artist Lindsay Cibos and writer Jared Hodges won Tokyopop’s Rising Stars of Manga contest with “Peach Fuzz,” a seventeen-page story about a young girl who adopts a ferret. Tokyopop then gave Cibos and Hodges the opportunity to develop their concept into a longer story documenting the ups and downs in Amanda’s relationship […]