Black Hawk, Part 51
2000 AD & Tornado Prog 159
5 Apr 80
Black Hawk: The Intergalactic Gladiator.
Black Hawk finds the Soul-Sucker.
FIRSTS & LASTS
Last appearance in flashback of the Entertainers and the Great Beast
The Hell at World's End is an area of land subject to the gravitational forces of the event horizon of the black hole.
He follows a mysterious voice to an illusory wall, walks through and discovers the Soul-Sucker. He resists its commands and stabs it with Bloodblade.
It doesn't have any definitive data on the soul.
One. Black Hawk kills a Bozo.
Black Hawk: "My past is behind me, I create my own destiny. And I say - never again will I be called slave!"
Soulsucker: "You will do as I tell you - or you will die!"
Black Hawk: "If it is death that awaits me - then I run to its embrace as a free man!"
Great Beast (in flashback): "I am the hunter - you are the doomed!"
"Where in the name of Sebek?" and "Sebek!"
CONTINUITY & CROSSOVERS
We see flashback to Black Hawk's enslavement by the Romans, capture by the Entertainers and first encounter with the Great Beast.
INFLUENCES & REFERENCES
Script: Alvin Gaunt
Letters: Peter Knight
This is great and the exchanges at the beginning and end are wonderful. It seems strange to introduce Kwark and then immediately sideline him.
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