The Castle of Darkness

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The Castle of Darkness
Produced for: Fantomen 17/1999
# of pgs: 30
Writer: Claes Reimerthi
Artist: Joan Boix
Original colorist: Times Graphics Singapore
Producer: Egmont Serieförlaget

"The Castle of Darkness" is a 1999 Team Fantomen story written by Claes Reimerthi, with art by Joan Boix.

Plot summary

The 4th Phantom and Suran is travelling through Germany in 1632. Chasing a rabbit, the Phantom knocks his head when falling and wakes up near an enchanted village, where the villagers live in fear of a local prince, who feeds off the villager's souls.


Recurring characters

One-time characters

  • Ilse
  • Ilse's father the inn keeper
  • Frieda, Ilse's sister
  • unnamed prince


Behind the scenes

The village's name Geisterstadt is German for "ghost town".

Related stories

Refers to


This story has been published in the following publications:

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