Ape and Essence

From Battlestar Wiki, the free, open content Battlestar Galactica encyclopedia and episode guide
BSG WIKI Storyarc.png This article has a separate continuity.
This article is in the Marvel separate continuity, which is related to the Original Series. Be sure that your contributions to this article reflect the characters and events specific to this continuity only.
Ape and Essence
Ape and Essence
An issue of the Marvel Comics series.
Issue No. 17
Writer(s) Steven Grant and Walter Simonson
Penciller(s) Walter Simonson
Inker(s) Klaus Janson
Colorist(s) B. Grossman
Letterer(s) John Costanza
Editor(s) Louise Jones and Jim Shooter
Cover Artist(s) Klaus Janson and Bill Sienkiewicz
Adaptation of
Published July 1980
Collects
Collected in
Reprints
Reprinted as
ISBN [[Special:Booksources/|]]
Population {{{population}}} Survivors
Chronology
Previous Next
Berzerker Ape and Essence Forbidden Fruit!
Purchase
Available at BOOKSAMILLION.COM - Purchase
Available at Amazon.comPurchase
Available at Amazon.co.ukPurchase
Available at Things From Another World - Purchase


Plot Synopsis

Apollo and another Colonial named Enoch visit a planet populated by aggressive red apes, and bring back a large sample of fruit to the Galactica. Later, Enoch eats the fruit, which he cannot resist, and transforms into a red ape! He tears around the Galactica like a red version of the Hulk, then steals a Viper. He is pursued by several female Warriors, all of whom he cripples — causing them to crash on the planet along with his ship.