The Prophecy is the ninth (sixth on Fox Kids) episode from the animated series, The Magician. It was aired on June 18, 1999 on Fox Kids and also originally in 1997.
One dark and stormy night, a gypsy fortune teller name Nausica predicts a deal going down between Black Jack and someone else. But after a lightning her trailer her crystal ball lets her see something dangerous in store for Electro City. When Black Jack discovers her authenticity, he sends Spade and Diamond after her. She runs into the basement of the Ring Theatre and hides in a storage box while Ace is performing his show. She may have escaped but not before Spade and Diamond cause trouble for Ace and Cosmo during the performance.
Ace and Cosmo later find Nausica in the Magic Express, and she explains the situation. He has a hard time believing her story, but one piece at a time the strange story begins to get together: First the dangerous substance in a storage box turns out to be strontium, a radium block which at present is unstable and lethal. Second, the way the city is the contaminated is by the water supply, which leads to one of the city reservoirs.
Finally, Ace notices Black Jack and Dr. Parker exchanging money and the strontium. Black Jack uses the strontium to become normal, but Dr. Parker turns out to be Sonny Boy in disguise. A battle breaks between both crime bosses and their gangs. Nausica tries to get the money when Spade finds her, only for Ace to save her. Ace confronts Black Jack while the strontium falls into the water. Ace and Jack diver for the storage box and battle each other underwater. What about the strontium?
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