Ah… the old “trace a glowing sigil in the air around you that turns out to be a teleportation spell that causes you to vanish half a second before the encroaching tentacles reach you” trick.
Extradimensional tentacle-creatures HATE that trick.
Baffles them every time.
Gotta hand it to Max, he really knows how to make dramatic entrances and exits (even if the dramatic effect of his entrance was thrown off a bit by that whole mistaking-his-opponent-for-someone-else thing).
But Agent Sojac gets the last word and the getaway vehicle.
See you next Wednesday,