Black Hawk, Part 43
2000 AD & Tornado Prog 151
9 Feb 80
Black Hawk: The Intergalactic Gladiator.
Black Hawk defeats the Great Beast, but misses out on retrieving his soul.
FIRSTS & LASTS
Last appearance of the Great Beast.
Even after death, the Great Beast has power over Silversun.
The Bloodblade absorbs his life, until Ursa and Zog distract the Great Beast and life energy begins to return to Black Hawk. He confront the Great Beast, who attacks, but Black Hawk uses Bloodblade on him.
He and Zog distract the Great Beast.
He and Ursa distract the Great Beast.
THE GREAT BEAST
He attempts to absorb Black Hawk's life, but Zog and Ursa distract him. When Black Hawk confronts him he attacks. Black Hawk impales him with the Bloodblade and it absorbs his life. His last command to his forces is to hide the alien soul sucker from Black Hawk.
One. Black Hawk uses the Bloodblade to absorb the Great Beast's life.
Great Beast: "I will rip you apart with my own claws!"
Black Hawk (whilst stabbing): "You will nothing!"
Zog says "Zog" three times and Ursa "Chop-chop" once.
CONTINUITY & CROSSOVERS
INFLUENCES & REFERENCES
The Next Prog caption (below) mis-misspells Psyko as Psycho.
Script: Alvin Gaunt
Letters: Peter Knight
The decaying Black Hawk, the deceased Great Beast and the return of the alien soul sucker are all brilliant.
Next Prog: Return Of Captain Psycho!