|Publication date||July 15, 2013|
Owlbear is a single-page Oglaf story.
A couple of adventurers are trapped in a cave by an owlbear. Unable to escape the couple decide to defeat the owlbear by outbreeding it. However the owlbear's unsexy words ruin the mood.
- It's everyone's favourite chimera, til the crocoduck shows up.
- The owl part is wise, the bear bit doesn't care.
- Owlbears are a magical cross between and owl and a bear that first appeared in an expansion for the game Dungeons & Dragons in 1975. It has been in every addition of the game since.
- The crocoduck is an imaginary creature first presented as an argument against evolutionary theory by young earth creationist Kirk Cameron during a "debate" in 2007. The crocoduck is now widely embraced by many as a symbol of young earth creationist ignorance of the basic principles of evolution.