(August 2005)

ibooks, 2004 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
17.95 USD
Pages:
212
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Dwight Zimmerman
Color:
Color Cover; Black and White Interior
Dimensions:
10-1/4" x 6-5/8"
Paper Stock:
Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Collects MISTER X #7-13 (Vortex, 1984 series) plus NEW version of #14, and extras. Compiled & designed by Dean Motter. Series created and designed by Dean Motter and Paul Rivoche.


MISTER X Volume Two (Table of Contents)

Mister X / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (assemblage)
Inks:
Dave McKean (assemblage)
Colors:
Dave McKean (assemblage)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

(Robot Alley 2) (Table of Contents)

Mister X / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Rivoche
Inks:
Paul Rivoche
Colors:
Paul Rivoche

Indexer Notes

Illo combines 3 different Rivoche pieces: "Robot Alley" (from VOL.1), "Towers" (the subscription ad page) and the Mister X figure from "Down". See Dean Motter website at www.albany.net/~dsissman/misterx/gallery.html for original pieces.

Ruined Robot (Table of Contents)

Mister X / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Rivoche
Inks:
Paul Rivoche
Colors:
Paul Rivoche
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Title spread. done in 2002.

(Ticket Counter) (Table of Contents)

Mister X / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Rivoche
Inks:
Paul Rivoche

Motivation By Obsession: The Architect + The Archetype (Table of Contents)

Mister X / text article / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jeffrey Morgan
Pencils:
Paul Rivoche
Inks:
Paul Rivoche
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Jeffrey Morgan is the writer of MISTER X Vol.2 #1-12 (Vortex, April 1989-March 1990).

Heartsprings & Watchstops (Table of Contents)

Mister X / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Dean Motter discusses Dave McKean'w work.

HEARTSPRINGS & WATCHSTOPS (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman
Pencils:
Dave McKean (painted)
Inks:
Dave McKean (painted)
Colors:
Dave McKean (painted)
Letters:
Dave McKean

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Helmut Newton tribute.

Windows 1 (Table of Contents)

Mister X / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Charles Vess
Inks:
Charles Vess

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

1 of 23 illustrations done for the 2nd issue of A-1 by various artists.

Mister X Number Seven (Table of Contents)

Mister X / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Howard Chaykin
Letters:
Howard Chaykin

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

THE SECRET (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
William Diamond
Colors:
Klaus Schoenefeld
Letters:
Deborah Glencross

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Synopsis:
Mister X is hired (via blackmail!) into working as a Private Investigator, as part of a plot to set him up for a fall by someone who thinks he's actually else; it's unsure whether he actually has worked as a P.I. before this or not (but what else is new in this series?).
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 5. Klaus Schoenefeld's name was misspelled as Schonefeld in the credits.

PART TWO (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
William Diamond
Colors:
Klaus Schoenefeld
Letters:
Deborah Glencross

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 5 (These short "chapters" do nothing but add confusion to an already increasingly-confusing series.) Klaus Schoenefeld's name was misspelled as Schonefeld in the credits.

Mister X Number Eight (Table of Contents)

Mister X / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dean Motter
Inks:
Dean Motter
Colors:
Dean Motter
Letters:
Dean Motter

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

THE SECRET (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
William Diamond
Colors:
Paul Rivoche
Letters:
Deborah Marks

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 5

[Clear Skies] (Table of Contents)

Mister X / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Rivoche
Inks:
Paul Rivoche

Mister X Number Nine (Table of Contents)

Mister X / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Rivoche (painted)
Inks:
Paul Rivoche (painted)
Colors:
Paul Rivoche (painted)
Letters:
Paul Rivoche

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In addition to issue numbers being missing from every cover reprinted, on the "credits" page, this issue is listed as "Number Eight", like the previous issue was.

THE SECRET (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
Seth
Colors:
Deborah Marks
Letters:
Deborah Marks

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 4 of 5.

PART 5 (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
Seth
Colors:
Deborah Marks
Letters:
Deborah Marks

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Synopsis:
The person X's client thought X was (and everyone else thought was dead) turns up alive; the client isn't so lucky. Oops!
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 5 of 5.

Mister X Number Ten (Table of Contents)

Mister X / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Sienkiewicz
Inks:
Bill Sienkiewicz
Colors:
Bill Sienkiewicz
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

NIGHTCLUBS AND DAYDREAMS Part One (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
Seth
Colors:
Deborah Marks
Letters:
Deborah Marks

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 8

PART TWO (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
Seth
Colors:
Deborah Marks
Letters:
Deborah Marks

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Synopsis:
A giant robot emerges from beneath the tomb of Simon Myers and goes on a rampage.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 8

The Return Of Mister X (Table of Contents)

Mister X / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Rivoche (painted)
Inks:
Paul Rivoche (painted)
Colors:
Paul Rivoche (painted)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Hardbound colection reprinted MISTER X #1-4.

Mister X Number Eleven (Table of Contents)

Mister X / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Maurice Vellikoop (painted)
Inks:
Maurice Vellikoop (painted)
Colors:
Maurice Vellikoop (painted)
Letters:
Maurice Vellikoop (painted)

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

NIGHTCLUBS AND DAYDREAMS Part Three (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
Seth
Colors:
Deborah Marks
Letters:
Deborah Marks

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 8. The "Tales From Somnopolis" episode from this issue was reprinted as the "Prologue" in VOLUME ONE.

The Return Of Mister X (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Rivoche (painted)
Inks:
Paul Rivoche (painted)
Colors:
Paul Rivoche (painted)

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Paperback collection reprinted MISTER X #1-4. Lettering removed from image in this book.

Mister X Number Twelve (Table of Contents)

Mister X / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dean Motter
Inks:
Dean Motter
Colors:
Dean Motter
Letters:
Dean Motter

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

NIGHTCLUBS AND DAYDREAMS Part Four (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
Seth
Colors:
Deborah Marks
Letters:
Deborah Marks

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 4 of 8

PART FIVE (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
Seth
Colors:
Deborah Marks
Letters:
Deborah Marks

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 5 of 8. Dean & Seth go completely nuts this chapter. You'll see!

Mister X Number Thirteen (Table of Contents)

Mister X / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Michael Kaluta [as Michael Wm Kaluta]
Inks:
Michael Kaluta [as Michael Wm Kaluta]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dean Motter no longer supplying "Designs" this issue.

Windows 18 (Table of Contents)

Mister X / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Michael Kaluta [as Michael Wm Kaluta]
Inks:
Michael Kaluta [as Michael Wm Kaluta]

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

#18 of 23 illustrations done for the 2nd issue of A-1 by various artists.

[NIGHTCLUBS AND DAYDREAMS Part Six] (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
Seth
Colors:
Deborah Marks
Letters:
Deborah Marks

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 6 of 8

[PART 7] (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
Seth
Colors:
Deborah Marks
Letters:
Deborah Marks

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 7 of 8

Mister X Number Fourteen (Table of Contents)

Mister X / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (painting)
Inks:
Dave McKean (painting)
Colors:
Dave McKean (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

(Nightclubs And Daydreams) (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Dean Motter discusses Seth's departure, his replacement, the intervening years and the subsequent redo of the finale, "as it shoulda /coulda/ woulda been".

NIGHTCLUBS & DAYDREAMS Denouement Redux (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Dean Motter
Inks:
Dean Motter
Colors:
Dean Motter
Letters:
Dean Motter

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 8 of 8. NEW version of the "finale" done in 2005 for this book. Originally, Dean Motter left the book after this story, but continued chronicling stories in the same "world" in TERMINAL CITY (DC) and ELECTROPOLIS (Image). Stand-alone episodes can be found in A1 #1-2 (Atomeka Press). Series then continues in Vol.2.

Contributors (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Paul Rivoche (painted)
Inks:
Paul Rivoche (painted)
Colors:
Paul Rivoche (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Contains brief bios of the artists involved, and the cover of MISTER X VOLUME ONE (iBooks, October 2004).

EPILOGUE / PROLOGUE (Table of Contents)

Mister X / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dean Motter
Pencils:
Dean Motter
Inks:
Dean Motter
Colors:
Dean Motter
Letters:
Dean Motter

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Synopsis:
Mercedes writes Santos a farewell letter... but despite this, she would eventually return to Radiant City.
Reprints:

Somnopolis (Table of Contents)

Mister X / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dean Motter
Inks:
Dean Motter
Colors:
Dean Motter

Genre:
science fiction; adventure
Reprints:
  • from limited-edition Serigraph (Graphitti Designs)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. MISTER X Volume Two
    Mister X
  2. 1. (Robot Alley 2)
    Mister X
  3. 2. Ruined Robot
    Mister X
  4. 3. (Ticket Counter)
    Mister X
  5. 4. Motivation By Obsession: The Architect + The Archetype
    Mister X
  6. 5. Heartsprings & Watchstops
    Mister X
  7. 6. HEARTSPRINGS & WATCHSTOPS
    Mister X
  8. 7. Windows 1
    Mister X
  9. 8. Mister X Number Seven
    Mister X
  10. 9. THE SECRET
    Mister X
  11. 10. PART TWO
    Mister X
  12. 11. Mister X Number Eight
    Mister X
  13. 12. THE SECRET
    Mister X
  14. 13. [Clear Skies]
    Mister X
  15. 14. Mister X Number Nine
    Mister X
  16. 15. THE SECRET
    Mister X
  17. 16. PART 5
    Mister X
  18. 17. Mister X Number Ten
    Mister X
  19. 18. NIGHTCLUBS AND DAYDREAMS Part One
    Mister X
  20. 19. PART TWO
    Mister X
  21. 20. The Return Of Mister X
    Mister X
  22. 21. Mister X Number Eleven
    Mister X
  23. 22. NIGHTCLUBS AND DAYDREAMS Part Three
    Mister X
  24. 23. The Return Of Mister X
    Mister X
  25. 24. Mister X Number Twelve
    Mister X
  26. 25. NIGHTCLUBS AND DAYDREAMS Part Four
    Mister X
  27. 26. PART FIVE
    Mister X
  28. 27. Mister X Number Thirteen
    Mister X
  29. 28. Windows 18
    Mister X
  30. 29. [NIGHTCLUBS AND DAYDREAMS Part Six]
    Mister X
  31. 30. [PART 7]
    Mister X
  32. 31. Mister X Number Fourteen
    Mister X
  33. 32. (Nightclubs And Daydreams)
  34. 33. NIGHTCLUBS & DAYDREAMS Denouement Redux
    Mister X
  35. 34. Contributors
  36. 35. EPILOGUE / PROLOGUE
    Mister X
  37. 36. Somnopolis
    Mister X
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