Kate Beaton ("Hark! A Vagrant") and Erika Moen ("DAR") are two of our favorite ladies in webcomics, but if we were going to make a list of people likely to be tapped as fill-in artists for the mega-popular gaming webcomic "Penny Arcade," I would not have put them at the top of the list. Fortunately, I would be wrong, wrong, wrong, since that is exactly what has happened. Excellent taste, Gabe and Tycho. If your subs are going to be this good, maybe you should consider taking time off more often? Click through for full comics.

Kate Beaton invents a new holiday that Gabe and Tycho can ruin for each other:

Erika Moen considers possible Nintendogs sequels: