That is one sparse throne room.
Ever since this comic, I’ve been pondering expanding the Sensible Adventurer concept into it’s own thing. Here are the results of my experiments.
Of course, the movie Dragonheart said it best: "Honour won’t feed my belly nor shoe my horse."
For more Working For Free shenanigans, I recommend For Exposure.
And yes, the King’s design may have been partially inspired by The Monarch. Try to imagine his dialogue in the voice for full effect.