Mantra #4 [Direct Edition]
(October 1993)

Malibu, 1993 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
2.50 USD; 3.15 CAD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Malibu Comics Entertainment, Inc.
Brand:
Ultraverse
Editing:
Chris Ulm (Editor-in-Chief); Dan Danko (Senior Editor); Hank Kanalz (Line Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Flip book


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mantra / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott Kolins [as Scott] (signed)
Inks:
? [as John] (signed)
Colors:
George Cox III
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mantra; Archimage

Bride of Boneyard (Table of Contents)

Mantra / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike W. Barr
Pencils:
Rob Phipps
Inks:
Al Vey; Barb Kaalberg
Colors:
Moose Baumann
Letters:
Tim Eldred

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mantra; Warstrike [Brandon Tark]; Archimage; Boneyard (villain); Notch (villain); Nitra (first appearance); Jolon (first appearance)

Mantra's Mail (Table of Contents)

Mantra's Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Diane Botta
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers: David Schleinkofer, William Bevan, Nick Williams, Brian Gregory

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ultrafiles / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

[Flip Cover] (Table of Contents)

Rune / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith [as BWS] (signed)
Inks:
Barry Windsor-Smith [as BWS] (signed)
Colors:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Rune

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rune / credits / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters:
Typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rune / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Chadwick (?)
Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

J: The Fury--Part One (Table of Contents)

Rune / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Barry Windsor-Smith; Chris Ulm
Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks:
John Floyd
Colors:
Keith Conroy; Albert Calleros (Computer Color)
Letters:
Patrick Owsley
Editing:
Steve Gerber

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Erik (first appearance); Erik's father (first appearance)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Rune Origin, Part 11. Continued between FIREARM #2 / SOLUTION #2.

Last Part (Table of Contents)

Magnor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mark Evanier
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Sakai

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mighty Magnor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mantra
  2. 1. Bride of Boneyard
    Mantra
  3. 2. Mantra's Mail
    Mantra's Mail
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Ultrafiles
  5. 4. [Flip Cover]
    Rune
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Rune
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Rune
  8. 7. J: The Fury--Part One
    Rune
  9. 8. Last Part
    Magnor
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