What is this? You can earn an actual Pirate Certificate from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) when you complete its archery, fencing, pistol and sailing courses — essential skills for any self-respecting buccaneer to be an expert at. Last year, six students were the first to obtain the pirate certificates officially, and one of them […]
Cottonstar is a weekly web-comic created by Cape Town illustrators Ben Geldenhuys and Danelle Malan. The story takes place in a world where global warming has resulted in high seas swallowing up most of southern Africa. It is within this context that the zany pirate crew of the Cottonstar find themselves on a mission to overthrow the regime of the evil Corporation and their army of ninja warriors.