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An issue of the Marvel Comics series.
Issue No. 15
Writer(s) Roger McKenzie and Walter Simonson
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Penciller(s) Klaus Janson and Walter Simonson
Inker(s) Klaus Janson
Colorist(s) Bob Sharen
Letterer(s) Jim Novak
Editor(s) Allen Milgrom and Jim Shooter
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Cover Artist(s) Walter Simonson
Adaptation of
Published May 1980
Collected in Saga of a Star World
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Population 0 Survivors
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Trial and Error Derelict! Berzerker
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Plot Synopsis

Boomer boards a derelict ship discovered near the Fleet. On the ship he discovers Adama's wife, Ilya, who had been assumed to have died at the Destruction of the Colonies. She had fled on this vessel with several others, in an attempt to catch up to the Fleet, but and one by one each of the survivors had died from a Cylon plague. Ilya, the last survivor, dies in Boomer's arms, as he pledges not to tell Adama of her terrible fate.


  • The spelling of the name of Adama's wife in the comic differs from that of Ila from the TV episode continuity.