The Doomsday Weapon

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The Doomsday Weapon
Produced for: Fantomen 1/1992
# of pgs: 28
Writer: Norman Worker
Artist: Kari Leppänen
Original colorist: unknown
Producer: Semic Press

"The Doomsday Weapon" is a 1992 Team Fantomen story, written by Norman Worker, with art by Kari Leppänen.

Plot summary

In 1775 the 11th Phantom and his wife Renata are visiting Venice to attend the funeral of a relative of hers. Renata inherits a crystal glass that can bring wealth to its owner. However, the Singh brotherhood wants to lay their hands on the glass since it is inscribed with the long-lost recipe of Greek fire.


Recurring characters

One-time characters

  • Dante Varari
  • Alberto Michieli, lawyer
  • Sung Lo
  • Shori
  • Credo

Real-life people




Behind the scenes

When this story was first published it was said that the 11th Phantom and Renata's reasons for visiting Venice is to attend her father Claudio di Mascarelli's funeral. Since he died two years earlier, it has instead been proposed that the reason is the funeral of an uncle of Renata's.[1]

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This story has been published in the following publications:

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