Happy New Ear
Razcahl and his creators Dinie de Zeeuw and David den Ouden (me) wish you all a happy 2023!
You don’t need to know Peaky Blinders nor be familiar with Nick Cave to get the joke in this comic. But some inside jokes for the connaisseurs (or people just reading this): Red Right Hand a song from the album Let Love In by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds. Their next album is Murder Ballads. Very appropriate and one of the songs on that album is about Crow Jane. So the name of the victim is not random. And we’ll be having more crows in the next comic strip!
The new character of Urm was inspired by my visit to the Postojna caves in Slovenia in the Summer of 2022. In those caves the Olm lives, also known als proteus or human fish. The olm, phonetically similar to Urm, is a species of exclusively cave-dwelling salamander. Pale, no skin pigment, tiny eyes and external gills…