Penny Arcade
Penny Arcade comic
"Video Violence"
Comic no. 4
Character(s) Gabe
Penny Arcade - Year One
December 1998
  1. Requiem:AA - Strip
  2. Video Violence
  3. Planet Proliferation
  4. The Patch Parade
  5. Shiny's Dave Perry
Penny Arcade

Video Violence

Cast: Gabe, Tycho


Panel 1

{Tycho is at the computer. The door is open and Gabe is dragging a body bag through the house to the closet.}
Tycho: I can't believe this! This article on says video games desensitize us to violence!
Gabe: Humph!

Panel 2

{Gabe opens the closet door and puts the body bag in, with the man inside trying to escape. Blood is on the floor.}
Tycho: What the hell? When I'm done playing, thats it! This stuff doesn't carry over to real life!
Gabe: ... damn... Huh? oh uh... yeah.

Panel 3

{Gabe puts the body bag in the closet and stands in the blood. He is pointing to the door.}
Gabe: Hey, do you have a hammer?

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Preceded by:
December 2, 1998
Penny Arcade strips Followed by:
December 16, 1998