Sunday, 17 August 2014

Black Hawk, Part 34

NAME
Black Hawk, Part 34

FIRST PUBLISHED
2000 AD & Tornado Prog 142

DATELINE
8 Dec 79

PAGE COUNT
4

REPRINTS
Black Hawk: The Intergalactic Gladiator.

SYNOPSIS
Blackhawk and Battak meet the Great Beast.

FIRSTS & LASTS
None.

INFORMATION
None.

BLACKHAWK
He and Battak are transported to the lair of the great beast. They attack the great beast.

OTHER CHARACTERS
URSA & ZOG
Ursa having found Zog, they search for Blackhawk.

BATTAK
He and Blackhawk are transported to the lair of the great beast. They attack the great beast.

THE D'JINN
Blackhawk attacks him to test whether his magic link works both ways.

THE GREAT BEAST
Dark lord of Silversun. Blackhawk's attack on the D'Jinn injures him. Blackhawk and Battak attack him and he retaliates with a smoke that saps their strength.

DEATHS
None.

BEST LINES
None.

WORST LINES
None.

CATCHPHRASES
Blackhawk says "What in the name of Sebek-?" and Zog shouts his name.

CONTINUITY & CROSSOVERS
There is a flashback to Blackhawk's duel with the Smiling Chukwalla.

INFLUENCES & REFERENCES
Unknown.

MISTAKES
None.

RETROSPECT
None.

NOTES
None.

CREDITS
Script: Alvin Gaunt
Artist: Belardinelli
Letters: Pete Knight

REVIEW
It really feels as though the strip is treading water here.

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