One upon a time in 1973 there was a large island.On this island was eldfell, a mountain.One day eldfell became angry. a wide river of lava creeped down to the harbor. from this river, Lavaman was born. For decades his reign of terror raped and pillaged the population of the island.In the 90's he retired to the States where he spends his time watching daytime soaps, drinking lite beer, and waxing nostalgic over his glory days. His roommate is an alcoholic tombstone. This series is their story.