Sludge #1 [Regular Edition]
(October 1993)

Malibu, 1993 Series
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Volume
1
Price
2.50 USD; 3.15 CAD
Pages
48
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Malibu Comics Entertainment Inc.
Brand
Ultraverse
Editing
Chris Ulm (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

Sequences 4-10 are on the flip side
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sludge / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Aaron Lopresti (signed as Lopresti [3-line E])
Inks
Gary Martin (signed as Martin)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Sludge

You Can Take the Cop out of the Sewer (Table of Contents: 1)

Sludge / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber (credited)
Pencils
Aaron Lopresti (credited)
Inks
Gary Martin (credited)
Colors
Paul Mounts (credited) (color design); Violent Hues (credited) (interior colorists)
Letters
Patrick Owsley (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lower Manhattan.
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Sludge [Frank Hoag] (origin); John Paul Marcello (introduction)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Rune; The Solution / promo (ad from the publisher) / 4 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Rune / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
John Floyd
Colors
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters
Patrick Owsley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The stones are cast...
Genre
horror-suspense
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Flip side of Sludge #1

The Prophecy (Table of Contents: 5)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
John Floyd
Letters
typeset

Keywords
monsters

The Prophecy (Table of Contents: 6)

Rune / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chris Ulm
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith (signed as BWS)
Inks
John Floyd
Colors
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rune
Keywords
monsters

The Prophecy (Table of Contents: 7)

Rune / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Ulm (credited)
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith (credited)
Inks
John Floyd (credited)
Colors
Barry Windsor-Smith (credited); Albert Calleros (computer colorist)
Letters
Patrick Owsley (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With palsied hands, the stones are cast.
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Part A (of M) of Rune Story

The Night Man (Table of Contents: 8)

Night Man / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart (credited)
Pencils
Darick Robertson
Inks
Andrew Pepoy
Colors
Paul Mounts
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ever since I was a kid
Genre
superhero
Characters
Night Man

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Night Man / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
Darick Robertson
Inks
Andrew Pepoy
Colors
Paul Mounts
Letters
Dave Lanphear

Genre
superhero
Characters
Night Man; Ginger Robinson

Indexer Notes

preview

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

The Mighty Magnor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Evanier (credited)
Pencils
Sergio Aragonés (credited)
Inks
Sergio Aragonés (credited)
Colors
Tom Luth
Letters
Stan Sakai

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A few minutes more and the entire payroll will be ours!
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Magnor

Indexer Notes

Part One of Four

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sludge
  2. 1. You Can Take the Cop out of the Sewer
    Sludge
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Rune; The Solution
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Ultrafiles
  5. 4. ["The stones are cast..."]
    Rune
  6. 5. The Prophecy
  7. 6. The Prophecy
    Rune
  8. 7. The Prophecy
    Rune
  9. 8. The Night Man
    Night Man
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Night Man
  11. 10. ["A few minutes more and the entire payroll will be ours!"]
    The Mighty Magnor
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Ken Austin
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Q
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Jason Sacks
  • Matthew Thompson
  • Jim Van Dore