Stone Island (comics)
Stone Island is a horror series showing within the British weekly comic 2000 Ad. It is written by Ian Edginton, with art by Simon Davis.
The story is absolutely painted and is ready in a prison called Lengthy Barrow Maximum Safety Prison where the primary character, David Sorrel, has been sentenced to life, following the homicide of his spouse and her lover.
1 Plot 1.1 The Harrowers
2.1 The Otherworld
Dartmoor. David Sorrel has been sentenced to life in Lengthy Barrow Most Safety Prison following the murders of his wife and her lover, who are also beheaded. He’s put in a cell with Harry Rivers, who tells him that if he desires to maintain secure in Long Barrow he must some reputation, and that he might be examined by among the dangerous inmates as nicely. David is tested virtually immediately when he bumps into Nathan Grice, who picks a battle with him. David wins it regardless that Grice cheats by using a small blade that he was carrying in his pocket, to chop his face somewhat.
David is dreaming about the night that he murdered his wife and her lover, by which he grins an insane smile, one which resembles the monster Grice’s. His cellmate Harry Rivers wakes him up and David tells him about that particular evening that obtained him locked away in the first place. He says that when he was arrested he could not tell the police a thing.
Hell is breaking free in Long Barrow Prison as a guard runs via the blood-splattered corridors earlier than being decapitated by one of many monsters. In the ventilation ducts Harry and David watch. They are trying to find their means out of the prison and Harry appears to know the place they are going, so David asks how. Harry tells him that he was allowed to write a guide in regards to the prison once, giving him entry to the web where he discovered details concerning the ventilation system, cellars and exits. They continue by the ducts when David stops him, realizing it is too quiet. Harry appears out of a vent only to search out two of the creatures staring at him. Harry holds them off as David climbs higher up the ducts. Harry follows quckly and so they determine to get out of the ducts however David is hit by a guard, mistaking him for one of the creatures.
David is having another flashback where it’s revealed that the lover of David’s spouse is none other than his greatest good friend. Outside the house David is grabbed by some type of claw. On the prison the girl begs David to help her and Harry. David says that they needs to be grateful they are alive and says that David Sorrel not exists. He is The sunshine and the best way and is crucified inside out whereas the creatures experiment on him. Harry, alternatively, undergoes a transformation simply just like the monsters themselves. He manages to battle it off a bit and tells them both that the creatures are aliens. He tells them about their origins and that his blood is what caused the infection. He died of a damaged coronary heart and has returned to unmake the world.
David reveals that there are extra of the alien-like creatures in other places like prisons everywhere in the world. He reveals that he only murdered his spouse so he might get inside. Instantly he feels ache and shouts to the aliens for air. Some form of fuel is revealed and plainly the unknown lady is about to be killed by Grice. However luckily the horribly mutated Harry has managed to combat off the transformation and kills him with a pole and tells the woman to make a run for it.
The story picks up some time after the events of the primary story, with Sara (the Lady) residing in a home near the destroyed prison. The ‘otherworlders’ have broken into our world regardless of the incident at Longbarrow and seem to have changed, or no less than there are several types of them. She is attacked by them, however Harry is defending her, but would not get there in time to save Sara’s dog. As soon as Harry exhibits up and kills the last otherworlder, the navy show up and request that the 2 come with them.
Suddenly, they realise the Sheeny has reworked into a creature and is making an attempt to wreck the bio-weapon they introduced with them to attempt to stone island hat badge kill the TDI’s. They gun her down, and discover out that she is, in actual fact, a transvestite. Briggs tells them that many of the harm is will be easily repaired, however a swarm of the creatures is approaching the tower, and he doesn’t have enough time. Harry and Walker throw themselves on the horde to sluggish them down, but Walker is killed and so is Harry. They hearth the bio-weapon successfully, and use the spare rocket propellant as a rudimentary missile, and use a parachute to get to the bottom of the tower safely. They reach the situation where they arrived, and use a communicator scavenged of Carmody’s remains to name home. The bottom refuse to open the gate as a result of the danger is to great. The horde of creatures is getting closer, but Harry emerges from the, now missing an arm, rejoins the group. Simply when it appears like their doomed to a horrible loss of life, one thing that resembles snow falls from the sky and shreds the creatures. 4 beings made of light appear and end of the remaining creatures. Certainly one of them reveals itself to be the ‘soul’ of David Sorrel.
He tells them that the Otherworld was created by further-dimensional intelligences to try and drive the creatures to evolve from their bodily form to go away their Universe. However, the creatures degenerate instead of evolve and they discover a physical way to leave moderately than a meta-physical one. Nonetheless, it seems that human beings could make this evolutionary soar, and Sorrel tells them that he and the other mild-beings will destroy all hint of mankind in the Otherworld to hide this fact from the additional-dimensional entities. He opens up a portal, however Harry chooses to remain in the Otherworld. Sorrel gives Sara what looks like a snow globe, to destroy all the creatures in our Universe. They depart, and Sorrel confirms Harry’s suspicion that he should be killed, to hide all proof of mankind within the Otherworld, though he goes onto inform him he will most likely become a gentle-being like stone island hat badge himself.
David Sorrel has murdered his spouse, who was cheating on him with another man. He has now been despatched to Lengthy Barrow Most Security Prison the place he has made pals with Harry Rivers and a rivalry with Nathan Grice, who has now mutated right into a monster.
Harry Rivers is an older inmate of Long Barrow and has had David Sorrel thrown in his cell. Why he was imprisoned we are but to find out. In his cell is an escape route behind a poster as in the Shawshank Redemption that has been used to flee from the mutiltated monsters.
Nathan Grice is one in every of Lengthy Barrow’s extra dangerous inmates and has been in a combat with David Sorrel, wherein he seems to have caught one thing causing him to turn into some form of monster.
George Fenton is the guard who first witnessed Grice’s mutation and escaped his clutches. Now he appears to have suffered a complete psychological breakdown and has attacked David and Harry, mistaking them for the monsters. Now he, Harry, David, Jon and Sara are getting ready to escape from Lengthy Barrow.
Jon Prentiss is one other guard who has survived the chaos together with Sara. We have no idea if anything occurred to him but we all know that he is calm but appears to be taking orders from George.
Sara McCandless isn’t named in the unique, but is revealed as Sara in a later story. She appeared to appear with Jon after Sorrel and Harry escaped the prison into the surface space.
The sunshine & the way is the leader of “The Otherworld creatures”. It also controls David Sorrel.
In accordance with “The sunshine & the best way”, “there is a skinny, mean world that exists between life and loss of life. They prey upon transitory souls like salmon spawning upstream”. Cut up into drones, employees and warriors, the creatures of this world look like twisted zombies. Cramming their advanced expertise into Sorrel when he died of Carbon monoxide poisoning to invade Earth, however failed when Jon Prentiss sacrificed himself.