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Salimba 3-D (1986 Blackthorne) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Salimba 3-D (1986 Blackthorne) 1

    Story by Steve Perry. Art by Paul Chadwick, Tom Palmer and Bruce Patterson, plus 3-D effects by Ray Zone and Tony Alderson. Wraparound cover by Paul Chadwick. Sometimes listed as Blackthorne 3-D Series (1985) #6. Chadwick creates a jungle warrior in the tradition of Sheena and Taanda, and the first such character to be an African native. Salimba is the immortal queen of a lost African kingdom. With superhuman powers and two panther companions, she protects her people and the jungle itself, as she has for centuries. Salimba encounters a cursed pirate crew and its handsome leader. Then she pursues a zombie gorilla to the castle of the Dogwoman, a powerful magical entity. Featuring early art by Paul Chadwick, soon to be famous for his series Concrete. The wraparound cover forms an interlocking image with the cover of issue #2. Pirates Heart!; Friends Like These; In the Den of the Dogwoman. 32 pages, B&W with 3-D effects. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #2
    Salimba 3-D (1986 Blackthorne) 2

    Story by Steve Perry. Art by Paul Chadwick, Tom Palmer and Bruce Patterson, plus 3-D effects by Ray Zone and Tony Alderson. Wraparound cover by Paul Chadwick. Sometimes listed as Blackthorne 3-D Series (1985) #9. Chadwick creates a jungle warrior in the tradition of Sheena and Taanda, and the first such character to be an African native. Salimba is the immortal queen of a lost African kingdom. With superhuman powers and two panther companions, she protects her people and the jungle itself, as she has for centuries. Salimba learns that the demon-creature Ly wants her heart, one way or the other. But the secret of the bizarre, snake-like Wormboy is even more bizarre. Featuring early art by Paul Chadwick, soon to be famous for his series Concrete. The wraparound cover forms an interlocking image with the cover of issue #1. Well of Night; Worm-Boy Heaven. 32 pages, B&W with 3-D effects. Cover price $2.50.