The Floating Island
|The Floating Island|
|Start date:||July 19th, 1987|
|End date:||March 27th, 1988|
|# of strips:||37|
|Preceded by:||"The Kraken"|
|Followed by:||"The Young Prince"|
Mandrake and friends are on voyage with the S.S. Kraken.
First they discovers a moving tiny square island, pulled by killer whales. The family on the floating island were survivors from a far away isle, that sank beneath the sea after a volcanic eruption years ago. The family had built the little square isle from many small rafts, covered it with earth and sand. And then with plants, vegetabiles and a few trees.
Next a pirate attack....
- Captain Jon, an explorer
- The Caribbean
- S.S. Kraken, Captain Jon's yacht.
Behind the scenes
- At the deepwoods.org index the title for this story is "The Floating Island", which is lifted from the plot.
This story has been published in the following publications:
- "Le balene assassine (L’isola galleggiante)", Mandrake - New Comics Now #219 (1988)