Jump scare me with zombie dogs, taunt me with shrieks and gurgles or shock me with grotesque imagery all you want โ€” I'm not truly tense until the telltale signs of a virtual ass-whupping start showing up.

Dorkly's latest comic captures the moment some gamers live for and other gamers dread โ€” the moment when traditional game design starts letting you know there's a major battle just around the bend. There's a save point up ahead. The next stop? The boss fight zone.