28 January 2011

Beast Man's allies.

The Masters of the Universe Ladybird books were interesting for numerous reasons; one of which being the idea that both Beast Man and Mer-Man had their own groups of warriors. In "The Iron Master" we see that Beast Man has his own band of beastly warriors, known as the Beast-People. They, much like Beast Man, are defeated quite easily by He-Man. This is the same story in which Beast Man burns his hand upon touching the Sword of Power; a plot device that meant the Evil Warriors could never hold He-Man's sword, resulting in the creation of the Iron Master!

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1 comment:

Kevin Martinell said...

The Beast People look like they could pass for one of the slave creatures from the "Pawns of the Game Master" and "Orko's New Friend" episodes! He-Man looks like he's about to free himself with ease within seconds, too. :) Thanks for reading and God Bless! ~"KevyGuy" :)

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