Rick Cave gets the offer to transport an old military pal and his positronic pretty companion, but he should have asked who they were running from. Former NAStar racing champion Finster starts his mission of revenge in a street race with life or death stakes. 2 stories from space opera master, C. C. Blake!
The AstroNazis left Rick Cave for dead when they stole a girl who had come to him for help. Now he's bound for the bondage pits to get her back. Former NAStar racing champion Finster continues his mission of revenge in a race with life or death stakes. 2 stories from modern pulp space opera master, C. C. Blake!
Two all new adventures: Rick Cave gets caught between the New Slav Secret Police and a terror group in "Rick Cave and the Explosive Engagement". Finster drives into danger with a crew of crooks in "Burn Job and the Cracking Crew".
Rick Cave is caught in an alien tomb death trap, and his only hope for survival is to explore the ancient world's sewer system: head first. "Burn Job" Finster challenges the old maxim that the House Always Wins, when he goes to a casino satellite to make enough cash to fund his next NAStar race.
Two more stories set in lived in space opera worlds. Series character Rick Cave gets a revolutionary brain surgery procedure, but old enemies return to prevent recovery. Also, a resuscitated detective is the only chance to catch a robber on Matrix, the ultimate casino space station.
Rick Cave finds himself up to his neck in trouble when he agrees to help transport the NAStar driver Burn Job to his next race. There's an Astro Nazi hitman on their trail, the machine-man known only as PedeSTAIN, who is eager to serve up heaping helpings of mass destruction. Can Rick and Burn Job outwit an unstoppable killing machine before he completes his mission of murder?
Rick Cave finds himself up to his neck in the soup when he crosses the wrong men over a woman and discovers the horror of being trapped in the salty flood halls. In a backup feature starring a new character, professional thief Wynn Moss tries to beat the house and a pair of mystery men who can wink out of sight at a moment's notice.
In the eighth pulse pounding issue of C. C. Blake's Sweaty Space Operas: Rick Cave is stuck in Crime Space, face-to-face with an unstoppable enemy from his past. This time, Rick and PedeSTAIN must work together to deliver a family from harm's way. Also, marooned on a jungle world and beset by indigents, Fieldy fights impossible odds, hoping rescue arrives before his water and ammunition run out.