Bored of the Rings (comic)
|Bored of the Rings|
|Author||Desmond Devlin (writer) Hermann Mejia (art)|
The Feeble Shtick of Ka-Ching! was published in #416 (cover date April 2002), The Two+ Hours in #428 (cover date April 2003) and Rehash of the Thing in #440 (cover date April 2004). The stories were translated for Mad Special the German version of the magazine.
The comic satirizes the The Lord of the Rings film drawing in seven pages of cartoons. The story is contained in a series of standalone drawings, each spoofing a major scene in the movies, or referencing a then-current event in American media.
Changed and location names, in alphabetical order.
|The Lord of the Rings||Bored of the Rings|
|Aragorn, Strider, Longshanks, Elfstone, Telecontar||Peppercorn, Spider, Longstinks, Elfdrone of Telemundo|
|Bilbo Baggins||Billboard Gaggins|
|Gollum, Smeagol||Golfclub, Cheeseball (and Jar Jar Jr.)|
|Sam Gamgee||Spam Gangrene|
|Witch-King of Angmar||Wirch-King of Angrymaw|