Tick #4: A Big Fight
4: A Big Fight is the continuation of the Ninja storyline.
Tick gets to dress up
in a tux and tries to mingle at Oedipus's
party, but Amanda scares him so badly he hyperventilates.
The Ninjas finally
decide to attack, and Tick fights them off pretty well,
but not before Oedipus is injured.
the injury to Oedipus shakes up the Tick and he nearly has
a lucid moment and becomes quite upset. He runs through
The City being plagued by demons of self-doubt and blame,
and eventually decides it is his destiny to go and destroy
Arthur makes his first
foreground appearance when he takes the Thorn of Oblivion
from its hiding place and flies away with it.
other new characters are introduced in this issue. The leader
of the Ninja coalition and the boss of District
Manager is Sagin,
who lives in Japan. When Sagin comes to visit Ninja World
Paul the Samurai,
who hopes to use the Thorn of Oblivion to force a final
confrontation with Sagin, follows him. The issue ends with
everyone going to meet the hospital where Oedipus was taken.
issue features these Superheroes:
Oedipus (Oedipus Ashley Stevens),
The Tick, Paul
the Samurai, Arthur
issues features these Villains:
Tick's stylin' in a tuxedo borrowed from Lurch (Oedipus's former