The story:
The annual renewal of the Phantom's peace treaty 'The Covenant of the Ox' is thrown into chaos when the powerful Llongo and Wambesi suddenly declare war on each other for perceived acts of sabotage.

Trouble is also brewing on another front as a group of ruthless thugs enter the jungle to steal the precious diamonds that the Llongo traditionally sacrifice to their river goddess...

Watch out for:

  • A lake of diamonds
  • A precarious armistice
  • 'Spider'

  • Published in Frew:
    1323 1936

    Published in Norway/Sweden:
    Ftb:15 2004
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    S155 - The War Mongers

    Original run in the papers: 14 Oct 2001 - 7 Apr 2002
    Script: Claes Reimerthi
    Art: Graham Nolan