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Spoilers! Red Laser is correct. Mikron, Porcupine and Griffin were replaced by Para, Unknown and Kung Fu towards the end of the strip in Eagle. Two of the newbies only appeared in one story, and Para only appeared in two stories before the strip was cancelled when the format of Eagle changed to a fu...
- 31 May 2016 18:16
- Forum: Roll Out Roll Call
- Topic: Roll Out Roll Call 2016 8th July - 10th, London Heathrow
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I'm in! Got me a room for Sat night so will actually be there for Sat and Sun this year, which is a first!
Not as such, no. Actually, they started experimenting with the line-up a bit more towards the end. Three of the main six characters were replaced with newbies - Unknown, Para and Kung Fu, two of which only appeared in one story. The penultimate story was a John Storm solo mission, and the final orig...
- 06 Apr 2015 14:10
- Forum: Battle - Action Force
- Topic: Your help needed character defining stores within BAF urgent
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Perhaps what's unusual about the 'Codename' stories is that the characters weren't always shown looking like the toys. Which suggests a desire by the writers to expand the Action Force mythos and take it beyond just being an advert for whatever toys were on the shelves at the time.
To my knowledge there are no resources on-line with scans of the Storm Force comic strips. I can understand why people who grew up reading Action Force may have felt SF was a poor substitute, but I never got Battle regularly (huge fan of the toys but we were a one-comic-a-week household and my Dad g...