Salmon Gainsborough Forge: Dieselpunk Sh*tkicker, #1

Finally, the first page of Salmon Gainsborough Forge: Dieselpunk Sh*tkicker. The look will most probably change, but here’s a muddled beginning. The worst is yet to come.

page 1

Salmon Forge (the very technical headachey part):-

1. Story mover.
2. Current affairs/reflective/Salmon in the future (after time-travel) / “Nazi-basher” / historical figures.
3. Caption with frames – takes on Practical Wisdom of real late, great 17th Century Jesuit Monk Baltasar Graci├ín (

I expect number 3 will be the most common type of strip as it will be quicker to produce. I’m also anticipating two strips a week, one on Wednesday. one on Tuesday.

RTB – Salmon Gainsborough Forge has what we call int he trade an RTB or “Real Time Beard”. This means that if he doesn’t shave in or between a story-moving strip his stubble will have advanced in the next comic. This is a cutting edge plot device and I am a genius!