- Again, the imposter does a poor job of impersonating Morgan.
- Despite living in a world where magic makes impersonation really easy, no one has yet considered that this person behaving very much out of character might not be Morgan.
- Maybe I'm imagining it, but I believe Texeira's pose for the Shamballan king on the throne is similar to some Kirby renderings of Odin.
The title of this issue references a "royal flush," the highest ranking standard poker hand (an ace-high straight flush).
Elsewhere in the Bronze Age... My friend, Jim, has returned to the blogosphere after an extended time away in his Arctic Fortress of Solitude (which he sublets to Doc Savage) over at the Flashback Universe Blog. Check it out. There, you can find some of my pre-FtSS comics related articles in the "Bronze Age Spotlight"--including my as yet uncompleted Bronze Age Alphabet.