*Crosses fingers for an extra page, paragraph, sidebar, or something that gives a satisfactory answer to why shields and armor work they way they do; i.e., why your shields don't take damage until after your armor has already failed to do its job despite shields being traditionally envisioned as OUTSIDE and IN FRONT OF the armor.
Ok so the thirteenth gate has been out for a week? Maybe two? I still haven’t seen my order change from pending. Can something be done? My first thought is that I’d like to cancel all of my subscriptions, but I’ve thus far been enjoying the content and I’d like to resolve this. What gives?