Name: The Earthman
Alter Ego: John Isaac
First Appearance: Epic Illustrated #10 (Feb. 1982): "Press Gang (Chapter One)"
Creators: Rick Veitch
Number of Appearances: 8
Abducted from Earth by space whalers, Cetologist John Isaac endures physical and spiritual mutation by order of the ship's cruel master, Rotwang. Pressed into the mad captain's hunt for Abraxas, Isaac finds his own destiny in the belly of this monstrous red-horned whale.
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