Fireball XL5 Reboot: Jaqui

Once you get past the Fireball crew and the headquarters personnel there aren’t too many recurring characters. One of the few is the engineer/mechanic Jock. Following the “tweaking” trend I’ve set for myself the dour Scot Jock has been transformed into the purple-tressed Jaqui, the Indian subcontinent’s contribution to the team, equipped with a mechanical prosthetic.

(Sound of incredulous reader tapping their foot)

OK! OK! Her hair isn’t purple (nice nod to the live-action series UFO and the lack of skin color makes her ethnicity hard to determine. I am the victim of a collision between artistic passion and the realities of aging. I got the drawing done but my ever-present fine tremor has not been so fine lately and any attempt with markers or colored pencils looks like a Jackson Pollock painting

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