The Green Harvest, Part One

Cast: Tycho, Gabe

Related Articles: Tonkatsu

Transcript Edit

Panel 1

{Gabe and Tycho are talking to each other, Gabe appears upset, while Tycho, arms heightened at the shoulder, appears somewhat eager.}
Gabe: We've got that charity poker thing coming up, but I don't really know about poker.
Tycho: I'm glad you felt you could come to me with this. And I want to help you.
Tycho: But this is going to be a "live fire exercise," if you know what I mean.

Panel 2

{Tycho points at Gabe, and his expression becomes much more angry.}
Gabe: I don't. Not really.
Tycho: I mean we're playing with real money. How much do you have?
Gabe: Like, on me? Maybe ten bucks.
Tycho: You're going to need to go to the bank. Or the pawn shop. I know you got a lot of nice stuff.

Panel 3

{Gabe holds up his piggy bank with a worried expression, while Tycho, in direct contrast, has one eye wide open, the other twitching and red, he appears even more angry and crazy.}
Gabe: I've got Tonkatsu, my piggy bank. I've been saving sinc-
Tycho: {interrupting} Lets crack that bitch open.

Trivia Edit

  • Tonkatsu, the piggy bank in this strip, is named after the pig in the Chronicles of the Cardboard Tube Samurai, of the same name. In japanese, the word "tonkatsu" means "pork."

External Links Edit

Preceded by:
October 9, 2006
Penny Arcade strips Followed by:
October 13, 2006

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