Pirates come to Salimba's jungle city, and love comes between Salimba and a cursed crew member. Salimba faces down the monster, the Pirate's Heart, who plagues the men, only to learn that the crew were only specters who would drift away once the monster was vanquished. 10 pages.
"The Well of Night, Chapter 1: Friends Like These"
Evil Ly the Sorceress, known as the Dogwoman, watches Salimba from afar through the gem eyes of her zombie slave gorilla. Ly has fallen in love with Salimba, and must possess her. The gorilla mistakenly captures a village girl, and Salimba must take take her fight to the stronghold of the Dogwoman. 10 pages.
"The Well of Night, Chapter 2: In the Den of the Dogwoman"
Salimba confronts Ly and demands the village girl's release. She must fight Ly's jungle menagerie, but Ly also possesses the Well of Night, and once she drinks of it, Salimba's hopes of overcoming her shrink. 10 pages.
Issue #6 in the Blackthorne 3-D series.