Blade lands in a new dimension of a bleak desert with a city of black jade rising from the horizon.  Mistaken for a desert tribesman he is attacked and captured by the defending warriors of the city.  Sentenced to death – to be burned alive…In prison he befriends a beautiful woman prisoner who is trusted because she is the mistress of the warden.  The inevitable happens and they escape – but Blade’s rapid jumping of dimensions causes confusion back at Home Dimension – especially when a Russian spy is sent into Dimension X.