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==Plot summary==
 
==Plot summary==
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At the beginning of 1792, [[The 12th Phantom]] is suspected of murdering a Swedish biologist visiting London. To prove that he is innocent he must help transport the invaluable Vasa jewels to Sweden.
  
 
== Appearances ==
 
== Appearances ==
 
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'''Recurring characters'''
 
'''Recurring characters'''
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*[[The 12th Phantom]]
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*[[Marion Trelawney]]
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*[[Lord Charles Trelawney]]
 
*[[The 21st Phantom]]
 
*[[The 21st Phantom]]
 
*[[Rex]]
 
*[[Rex]]
 
*[[Tom-Tom]]
 
*[[Tom-Tom]]
*[[The 12th Phantom]]
 
*[[Marion Trelawney]]
 
*[[Lord Charles Trelawney]]
 
  
 
'''One-time characters'''
 
'''One-time characters'''
*Doctor Swedeborg
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*Doctor Olof Swedeborg
 
*Colonel Ruda
 
*Colonel Ruda
 
*Mr Townsend
 
*Mr Townsend
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*Countess Katrina Reutersköld
 
*Countess Katrina Reutersköld
 
*General Gustaf Adolf von Mansdorf
 
*General Gustaf Adolf von Mansdorf
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*Henrik Liljensparre
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*Halvard
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*Gabriele
  
 
'''Real-life Characters'''
 
'''Real-life Characters'''
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Linnaeus Carl Linnaeus]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Linnaeus Carl Linnaeus]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacob_Johan_Anckarström Jacob Anckarström]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacob_Johan_Anckarström Jacob Anckarström]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_IV_of_the_United_Kingdom The Prince of Wales]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beau_Brummell Beau Brummell]
  
 
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'''Locations'''
 
'''Locations'''
 
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*[[Sweden (location)|Sweden]]
'''Tribes'''
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**Jönköping
 
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**Stockholm
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**Drottningsholm castle
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**Royal palace
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*[[United Kingdom (location)|England]]
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**London
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***London harbour
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***Soho square
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**Brighton
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*[[Bengali]]
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**[[The Deep Woods]]
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***[[The Skull Cave]]
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****[[The Chronicle Room]]
 
'''Organizations'''
 
'''Organizations'''
 
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*Linnean Society of London
'''Vehicles'''
 
 
 
 
'''Items'''
 
'''Items'''
 
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*Vasa jewels
'''[[Old jungle sayings]]'''
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*[[Good Mark Ring#The Good Mark necklace|Good Mark necklace]]
  
 
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==Related stories==
 
==Related stories==
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===Refers to===
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*"[[The Ghost Pirates (Team Fantomen story)|The Ghost Pirates]] by [[Norman Worker]] and [[Jaime Vallvé]].
 
===Referenced in===
 
===Referenced in===
 
*"[[The Runestone Saga]]" by [[Falco Pellerin]] and [[Joan Boix]]
 
*"[[The Runestone Saga]]" by [[Falco Pellerin]] and [[Joan Boix]]

Latest revision as of 20:49, 10 June 2020

The King is Dead
Produced for: Fantomen 26/1987
# of pgs: 45
Writer: Norman Worker
Artist: Kari Leppänen
Original colorist: N/A
Producer: Semic Press


"The King is Dead" is a 1987 Team Fantomen story, written by Norman Worker, with art by Kari Leppänen.

Plot summary

At the beginning of 1792, The 12th Phantom is suspected of murdering a Swedish biologist visiting London. To prove that he is innocent he must help transport the invaluable Vasa jewels to Sweden.

Appearances

Recurring characters

One-time characters

  • Doctor Olof Swedeborg
  • Colonel Ruda
  • Mr Townsend
  • Comissioner Lilliensparre
  • Countess Katrina Reutersköld
  • General Gustaf Adolf von Mansdorf
  • Henrik Liljensparre
  • Halvard
  • Gabriele

Real-life Characters

Locations

Organizations

  • Linnean Society of London

Items


Related stories

Refers to

Referenced in

Reprints

This story has been published in the following publications:

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Mini finland.gif  Finland

1985: "The Prisoner at Capitolium" | 1986: "The Moor of Death"

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1979: "The Heirs" | 1983: "Tale of Rex" | 1984: "Hero" | 1985: "Pirates of the Yellow Snake" | 1986: "The Beanstalk" & "Race Against Death" (tie) | 1987: "Devil's Adventure" | 1988: "Eden" | 1989: "The Last Unicorn" | 1990: "The Last Emperor" | 1991: "Death of a Patrolman, Part 2: Tracking the Killers" | 1992: "The Wolf is Coming" | 1993: "Aron" | 1994: "The Commander is Dead" | 1995: "The Demon's Image" | 1996: "Johnny Hotwire" | 1997: "The Ghost Who Died Twice" | 1998: "The Last Phantom, Part 1: The Eighth Circle" | 1999: "Devil's Story" | 2000: "The Phantom vs Singh 2050" | 2001: "The Invisible Phantom" | 2002: "In A Strange Land, Part 2" | 2003: "My Darling Pirate" | 2004: "Son of the Pirate Queen" | 2005: "The King of Norway" | 2006: "The Singh Brotherhood" | 2007: "Dogai - The Road to Power" & "The Commander is Dead" (best reprint) | 2008: "The Devil of Ravenscar" & "Kingdom of the Amazons" (best reprint) | 2009: "Duel at Deadman's Gulch" | 2010: "The Cabin Boy and the Princess" | 2011: "The Gulf of Aden Pirates" | 2012: "The Pirates' Prisoner" | 2013: "The Slave Ship Zong" | 2014: "Death of a Pirate Queen" | 2015: "A Plague in Venice" | 2016: "John X" & "Patrolman X" | 2017: "The Karabasan League"

Mini sweden.gif  Sweden

1978: "The Avenger from the Sea" & "Phantom Wedding" (tie) | 1979: "Devil's Story" | 1980: "The Treasure from Rhodes" | 1981: "The Legend of the Swords, Part 1: Excalibur" | 1982: "The Stone Carving People" | 1983: "The Water of Life" | 1984: "The First Phantom" | 1985: "The Beanstalk" | 1986: "The Battle on Malta" & "Devil's Story" (best reprint) | 1987: "The King is Dead" | 1988: "Eden" | 1989: "The Last Unicorn" | 1990: "The Cathedral Mystery" | 1991: "Devil's Story" | 1992: "Hoogan's Revenge" | 1993: "The Test" | 1994: "The Commander is Dead" | 1995: "The Set Up, Part 1" & Part 2 | 1996: "The Last Viking" | 1997: "The Ghost Who Died Twice" | 1998: "Return of the Zombies" | 1999: "Devil's Story" | 2000: "The Phantom vs Singh 2050" | 2001: "The Prodigal Son" | 2002: "The Long Bow of Little John" | 2003: "My Darling Pirate" | 2004: "Son of the Pirate Queen" | 2005: "The Battle on Malta" | 2006: "The Singh Brotherhood" | 2007: "The Phantom Crusader, Part 1" & "The Commander is Dead" (best reprint) | 2008: "The Castaways" & "Kingdom of the Amazons" (best reprint)" | 2009: "The  Phantom Gladiator, Part 1" | 2010: "The Cabin Boy and the Princess" & "The Dragon Throne" | 2011: "The Sons of Captain Walker" | 2012: "The Pirates' Prisoner" | 2013: "Year 1349" | 2014: "Death of a Pirate Queen" | 2015: "A Plague in Venice" | 2016: "Nat Turner's Spirit, Part 6: The King of Louisiana" | 2017: "Farewell to the Deep Woods" | 2018: "The Ghost at Gallows' Inn"