Written and Pencilled by Mike Grell; Inked by Vince Colletta
- Morgan seems completely unfazed by the cold winds as he travels through snow-covered mountains despite his skimpy outfit.
- Deimos looks more nonhuman/demonic than in his last appearance. All these deaths must be taking there toll.
Kaambuka, Ashir's home city, likely derives its name from Kambuka (or Kambu) silver, a famous trade product of the Iron Age kingdom of Kamboja, located in what is now Afghanistan.
One wonders if Chakal's gun arm was inspired by the 1978 low-budget science fiction film Laserblast, but there may be more pertinent inspirations in comic books.
Audie Murphy (1925-1971), mentioned by Morgan in this issue when he does he trick riding/shooting, was the most decorated American soldier in World War II, and appeared in 44 feature films after the war, 33 of them Westerns.