Flesh, Book One, Part 7
2000 A.D. Prog 7
09 Apr 77
2000AD Annual 1984, Judge Dredd Megazine 4.05, Scavengers 14 and Flesh: The Dino Files.
Reagan fights Old One Eye again, but the Flesh Controller leaves him for dead.
FIRSTS & LASTS
First appearances of the Flesh Controller.
Zeldo 6 is an ice planet.
Wrist TVs can be used for telecommunications.
Trans-Time employees report to a Flesh Controller.
The Flesh Controller writes him off against profits. He props Old One Eye's mouth open with a wooden beam.
He has recovered.
OLD ONE EYE
She manages to break the timber beam Reagan propped her mouth open with, but is blinded by fumes from Carver City's burning plastic dome. She flees for a mile until she encounters a ranger and an Alamosaur. Old One Eye kills them both.
He and Reagan almost fight, but Doc convinces them not to.
Two. Old One kills a ranger and an Alamosaur.
Flesh Controller: "No! Every man in needed here manning the Fleshdozers. I'll write Earl Reagan off against profits!"
Doc: "Shut up, dumb-heads! Okay, you fouled each other up-but you still need each other!"
CONTINUITY & CROSSOVERS
INFLUENCES & REFERENCES
Earl Reagan's shoulder wound has evidently healed very quickly.
Script: Kelvin Gosnell
Artist: Ramon Sola
Letters: Jack Potter
The opening splash page, the cold business mind of the Flesh Controller and the new dynamic presented at the end are great. Sola's artwork is wonderful, but some of the dialogue is very unwieldy.