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Join Sinbad and his merry men as they embark on a dubiously-conceived quest to foil a dubiously-conceived but probably evil plot by the evil vizier Jaffar! Sinbad Comic is a screen-cap comic based on the incredible, incomparable, and inexplicable 1989 Lou Ferrigno film, Sinbad of the Seven Seas.

Sinbad Comic is currently on hiatus but will eventually return for the fifth and final season.

Episode 9: Impending Doom, By Sam, 5/28/2009     [ Jump To Comments ]

Episode 9: Impending Doom
Episode 8: Basra, Part 2
Episode 10: Chaos In the Streets
Comments  (7)
From: Gahalyn
Date: Mon, 8/17/2009, 01:35:32
I have no other comment besides....

From: ThePhan
Date: Thu, 5/28/2009, 17:13:27
Is *that* was sent the peasants into a panic? That makes a lot more sense than whatever the movie made happen.
From: LaZorra
Date: Thu, 5/28/2009, 14:01:49
Also, I like "Two points off the starboard minaret." I was thinking, "Cool, accurate terminology," until I got to "minaret." At that point, I just cracked up.
From: LaZorra
Date: Thu, 5/28/2009, 14:00:49
No place is safe from the impending doom that is Sinbad's pecs!

wm: Because Sinbad took great pains to be historically accurate.
From: wintermute
Date: Thu, 5/28/2009, 09:15:45
It doesn't look to be as late as 13th Century to me. There are half a dozen types of helmets it could be, but my best guess is a spangenhelm, Central Asian in origin, but popular across both Europe and the Middle East between the 6th and 9th Centuries.

The crusades were mainly fought by professional knights and mercenaries, who could afford state-of-the-art armour (the enlisted peasantry couldn't afford to take the years away from the land it would have taken to fight an overseas war). By the 13th Century, this included full-face protection, such as a greathelm or bascinet.
From: dburn13579
Date: Thu, 5/28/2009, 08:16:21
"Return to your homes... Find Shelter..."

Says the obviously out-of-place merchant wearing a 13th century English Crusader helmet...
From: 10Kan
Date: Thu, 5/28/2009, 08:05:29
Indeed, one of the Calif's greatest negotiation tools is to have Sinbad keep trying to give a visiting ambassador a hug.
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