Black Hawk, Part 30
2000 AD & Tornado Prog 138
10 Nov 79
Black Hawk: The Intergalactic Gladiator.
The space pirates attack Stadium.
FIRSTS & LASTS
A Soul Sucker is a creature with at least eight tentacles that eats from live food.
He fights the space pirates, but to no avail. The Director orders that he and Ursa release Zog. Blackhawk is captured and given to the Soul Sucker.
He fights the space pirates, but to no avail. The Director orders that he and Blackhawk release Zog. Blackhawk hold off the enemy as Ursa attempts free Zog.
Space pirate captain subordinate to the soul sucker. His temperament varies wildly. He may have tortured a Gronk. He leads the attack on Stadium.
The Director orders that Blackhawk and Ursa release him to fight the space pirates.
It's not explicit, but it appears the gladiators are all killed with the exception of Blackhawk, Ursa and Zog.
Psyko: "I'm bleeding! This really is too much!"
Black Hawk says "Sebek's Blood!", "Demon's Blood!". Ursa says "Chop-chop" twice
CONTINUITY & CROSSOVERS
Captain Psyko has apparently tortured a Gronk. The Gronk appeared in Strontium Dog. Plasteen is a substance that will appear in Judge Dredd, notably in The Great Plasteen Disaster.
INFLUENCES & REFERENCES
Script: Alvin Gaunt
Letters: Steve Potter
This is far more interesting. Blackhawk and the Director on the same side. Zog to the rescue.
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