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Rob, Captain. Captain Rob was created by the Dutch creator Pieter Kuhn and appeared in the comic strip “De Avonturen van Kapitein Rob” (1945-present).

Captain Rob is an adventurous, two-fisted ship’s captain who takes the Vrijheid (Freedom) around the world, fighting Yellow Peril menaces in China, Germans who don’t know the war has ended in Europe, winged Venusians, the Flying Dutchman, and the Mad Scientist Lupardi. Many of Captain Rob’s adventures verged on (or jumped with both feet into) the fantastic.

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