[image ID: a digital illustration showing six scenes from the magnus archives, divided up like comic panels in a 2 by 3 grid. The first panel shows Melanie being stabbed in the shoulder with a scalpel by a ghost. She recoils in pain with teary eyes and a look of terror, blood sprouting from her shoulder. Next panel shows Melanie stabbing Jon, the images mirroring each other in composition. Next panel shows Jon stalking Jess Tyrell.
Jon is depicted as a shadowy being with eyes all over him. Jess faces away from Jon, glancing behind her, looking terrified. The next panel again parallels the previous panel in composition, showing early seasons Jon being watched by many eyes, looking back with the same expression as Jess Tyrell. The final two panels show Melanie after the bullet removal surgery, and Jon in the episode Scrutiny after being confronted. Both face us head on. Melanie is covered in blood and looks horrified and dazed. Jon has eyes floating around him and looks guilty. Both are in shadow.
The characters are coloured in black and white, with all panels on the left having a red background, and all panels on the right having a green background. End ID]
Hi I made a post earlier about Jon and Melanie's arcs in the context of cycles, specifically cycles of violence, but words weren't expressing me right, so I made this instead
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I am the firm believer that if Mike Crew had survived MAG 91 then Jon probably would have killed him during his revenge quest portion of Season 5, depending on if they ran into each other or not. I kinda wish Jon’s feelings about Daisy killing Mike were brought up in podcast but that just means I get to write my own headcannons, as what a lot of this comic pretty much is XD This ended up being the prettiest set of pages I have one so far and I’m loving it
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The Lonely is one of the few entities Jon has not yet had the displeasure of encountering in person, but he doesn’t need his patron’s powers of omniscience to recognise the desolate plains of the Forsaken. No sounds from the outside world reach him here – even his own breath sounds muted. Still, he shouts again.
The final chapter of After everything is said and done for @tmabigbang is up now
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They smol and I love 'em
(Though 161...is average height in UK. Didn’t know that)
(Still smol tiny little murdery girl in my heart.)
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Had a dream in which the s3 archival assistants found the Nikola tape and made Elias tell them where John is so they could rescue him. Unfortunately, Helen rescued John while said assistants were driving to go rescue him, and so the assistants mistakenly believe that John's dead.
Tim: I hated John, but I didn't want him dead.
Daisy: I did.
When the assistants get back to the institute, Elias has decided to let the assistants believe John is dead, and I think he promoted Tim or Martin to (backup) archivist (I vaguely remember my dream kept flipping on which one was promoted and no one questioned this). Meanwhile, Elias was keeping John trapped for no apparent reason?
However, Tim survived the Unknowing (somehow) and Melanie found John while Martin was distracting Elias.
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The Magnus Archives was a podcast
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at the end of all things
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"Please state your name and the subject of your experience."
"Into that? You're joking."
[ID/ digital colour drawing of Melanie King, portrayed as a young white woman with dark shoulder-length hair that is died blue at the bottom. She has a nose ring and gauge earrings and is wearing a white 'Ghost Hunt UK' tank top, of which the 'o' in ghost is replaced by a simple drawing of a ghost. Her expression is hard and somewhat sceptical.]
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more memes from a post apocalypse world. dni if you were in the ant hill domain, dont trust any of y’all
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tma character sketches :)
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pov: you're a tape recorder after the apocalypse ended
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*hands u a Melanie King with stubble* I just think she’s neat!
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[ID: A digital fanart comic of The Magnus Archives. In it, Jon is a Sri Lankan man with brown skin and shoulder length black hair. He is wearing a teal jacket with a What The Ghost shirt and black trousers. Daisy is a white woman with black hair in a ponytail, wearing a white shirt and police vest. Martin is a Polish/Argentinian man with tanned skin and short brown hair and glasses, wearing a maroon hoodie and navy t-shirt. Basira is an Arab woman with brown skin and long black hair, wearing a brown jacket and teal turtle neck. Melanie is a Chinese woman with long bleach blond hair and black roots, wearing a black dress with translucent sleeves. Tim is a Malay man with tanned skin, and messy short black hair, wearing a white t-shirt and blue jacket.
On the first page, the first panel shows Jon talking on the phone, with illegible speech bubbles. Daisy takes notice of this. She enters a room containing the other assistants, and says "Someone ought to tell Sims to be a bit quieter when he's arguing with his..." the next speech bubble is over an image of the assistants looking up in surprise "girlfriend or whatever". Girlfriend is underlined.
Melanie responds "No that's-" but is cut off by Martin's larger, spiky speech bubble of "Girlfriend?? Daisy? Huh? What?". Basira interjects that "Wait does Jon have a girlfriend?" before Melanie slams her hand on the side of the panel she's in, yelling "He doesn't have a girlfriend! He was probably calling Georgie." She is visibly flushed.
Daisy looks frustrated and asks "Who's Georgie?". Melanie, now sweating, says "She's... She gave him a place to stay. They're just friends." Daisy's mouth has been erased for comic emphasis, and her eyebrows are a V shape. In the next panel she is more relaxed, saying "Oh. Yeah that makes more sense. Can't imagine he's taken right now." Basira is standing beside her, and Tim has appeared distantly behind them.
Tim then says "I mean..." and Daisy takes notice. He follows up with "He actually is, y'know. Somehow." All four assistants appear in the panel's corner with bulging eyes, exclaiming "What?!" in unison. Now Tim scratches the back of his neck, looking at Basira and saying "I thought you guys knew by now." Martin appears looming over him, with a spiked speech bubble saying "Know what, Tim?" Basira looks horrified as Tim gestures towards her and says "That you two are... you know." In a spiked speech bubble she then yells "What are you-" before cutting herself off and her face going blank, adding "Wait." She then looks annoyed, saying "Tim that... That was a lie Jon told you." Tim responds "...What?" and Basira says "Me and Jon never dated. He lied to cover up the fact that I was giving him evidence."
In the final page, Tim is alone in a box staring blankly ahead. As his co-workers say "...Tim? Tim are you alright?" "Tim?" and "Tim? Tim speak to us", the box he's in shatters like broken glass, leaving him standing in a white void. Still staring ahead, he simply says "I'm going to kill him." End ID]
Thoughts that occasionally plague my brain: we never see anyone actually tell Tim Jon and Basira aren't dating, ergo, I should make a very long comic about the dumbest way that could've happened <3 (also big thanks to Oran @radiosandrecordings for helping me w/ the ID)
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the magnus archives is a comedy
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Fix-it fics where Jon is still the Archivist be like
(Image ID under the cut)
[Image ID: A short comic consisting of three black-and-white digital drawings.
First image: Jon, a slim Indian man with long, dark hair, a short beard and moustache, wearing glasses, is calling someone on a smartphone. He’s covered in small worm scars and wearing a sweater. A speech bubble reads: “Alright, so that’s a margherita, a vegetarian, and... Georgie?” A speech bubble from off screen says: “Just a pepperoni!” Jon continues: “And a pizza pepperoni.”
Second image: We still see Jon, but now from behind, revealing a table with three other people sitting around it: Martin, Melanie and Georgie. Martin is a fat white man with short hair, wearing a hoodie. Melanie is a thin woman who has shoulder-length hair, a nose piercing, and is wearing a jacket. She has her eyes closed. Only Georgie’s face is visible behind Jon’s shoulder. She’s a Black woman with short curly black hair. Some kind of board game seems to be set up on the table. There is a chair free for Jon. He asks them: “Am I forgetting anything?” Martin replies: “You don’t want anything yourself?” “Ah, right,” Jon says.
Third and final image: Almost a complete copy of the first, but now Jon has his eyes closed and is looking satisfied. He’s gesturing while he speaks. “Please send your most traumatized delivery person.” End ID.]
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good morning tired academics, monsterfuckers, bisexuals who wear hawaiian shirts to work, people who can’t pronounce ‘calliope,’ werewolves and werewolf apologists, angry cat lovers, homophobic gay couples, hot grandmas, goths with mommy issues, neon eldritch horrors, and lesbians who do arson
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Direct Action 🖤
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this is how I’m coping with MAG200 😔
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Pretty much all of my TMA designs have changed since I did my first lineup so it was due for an update!
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some memes from the post apocalypse world (part 2 here)
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