|Chapter 3, Page 3|
working on character differentiation - making the characters look like themselves instead of the same face for everyone with different hair color/clothes/markings/etc. chase in panel 2: success. maren in panel 4: utter failure.
also, lest my intention in the last few panels be misunderstood, in the 2030s tobacco smoking has been largely deprecated due to health concerns and has been replaced by herbal cigarettes, which are still slightly addictive and are formulated to generate specific psychological/physiological effects. chase's smokes are mint and valerian, and are meant for calming nervous jitters. LOL SPOILER.