Last time: the courtiers waited nervously for their queen’s arrival.

And here she is – about seven years after Tozo started , the Spider Queen finally makes her entrance!

I deliberately kept her hidden all this time, as mystery, rumour and reputation are powerful things. There’s nothing more frightening than what you don’t know. Of course, this risks a bit of anti-climax but I hope she’s still somewhat intimidating.

Recommended reading: speaking of fear of the unknown, have you seen Drew Weing‘s new-ish comic? Lovely stuff, as to be expected. It starts here.