T. Square Comic

Updated: 6/16/2020
T. Square Comic

Storyboard Text

  • I don't know how ready for this final I am. . .
  • China began under the Qin. . . the Han? Tang? I'm gonna bomb this thing.
  • Don't even know my own nation's history, what a joke.
  • Legalism, Confucianism,Daoism, Legalism Confucianism, Daoism, Legalism, Confucianism.. .
  • Shen, where are you going?
  • I'm going to be late for my final, Yu, I can't talk!
  • Shen, schools are empty, the students are in the square. . .
  • What. . Oh man, the protests have gotten this bad?
  • Overnight, yeah.I'm heading there now if you want to join
  • Better go thank what's responsible for cancelling that final!
  • An interesting approach, that's for sure. . .
  • Tiananmen Square had been filling with protesters for days. Students from across the country wanted to change the government.
  • After the death of Hu Yaobang, a beloved government official, protesters marched to the square to mourn his death and promote government policy reformation
  • Eventually, the protests turned into hunger strikes and caught the attention of world leaders, angering Chinese officials.
  • Martial law is declared and the Chinese government is furious. Soon, there will be deadly force. . .
  • As Shen and Yu approached the square they met a terrible sight and would be forced to make a decision
  • What's going on. . .
  • What do we do?
  • Soldiers and officials were sent to the square where they indiscriminately killed citizen protesters
  • The decision had to be made. . . would the two continue to fight for freedom? Or be silenced by the sound of gunfire?