Quote Originally Posted by Celestia View Post
The very first page of the comic shows the first page flying out of the ink witch's hand as she lies unconscious.
The problem was that this revelation had zero impact on Snout, as if he already knew everything was connected.
Actually, he already assumed that was the case back when he wrote in his journal, despite having zero evidences that this is the case.

Oh well, I guess that doesn't matter in the grand scheme of things we have to deal with here.

Basically, we now have the magic version of Mitch, that just happens to communicate by writing.