Ultraverse Origins #1 [Direct Gatefold]
(January 1994)

Malibu, 1994 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Volume
1
Price
0.99 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Malibu Comics Entertainment, Inc.
Brand
Ultraverse
Editing
Chris Ulm; Dan Danko; Hank Kanalz; Roland Mann
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Mando interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ultraverse / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Joe Quesada (signed)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (signed)
Colors
Albert Calleros (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Prime; Rune; Night Man; Solitaire; Electrocute; Sludge; Warstrike; Hardcase; Mantra; Wrath; Prototype; Ripfire; Masquerade; Firearm

Indexer Notes

Gatefold cover. Albert Calleros signed on the cover, but the credits page say it was done by George Cox III.

Origins (Table of Contents: 1)

Ultraverse / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Color credits listed as Albert Calleros, Scott Cattanach, George Cox, Tim Divar, Judy Hosobuchi, Tabitha Martin, Lydia Nomura, Dan Santiago, Dana Senit, Andy Walton, Ruth Yasharpour and Chris Young. None of these credits are broken down by the pages they colored.

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 2)

Prototype / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Mason; Len Strazewski
Pencils
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Prototype [Jimmy Ruiz]
Reprints

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 3)

Night Man / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
Kevin Maguire
Inks
Kevin Maguire
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Night Man
Reprints

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 4)

Solution / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
James Hudnall
Pencils
Art Nichols
Inks
Art Nichols
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Solution [Outrage [Vurk]; Shadowmage [Aera]; Tech [Lela Cho]; Dropkick[Troy Wilde]]
Reprints

Datafile (Table of Contents: 5)

Warstrike / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Danko; Roland Mann
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Warstrike
Reprints

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 6)

Prime / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gerard Jones; Len Strazewski
Pencils
Jon Bogdonave
Inks
Norm Breyfogle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Prime [Kevin Green]
Reprints

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 7)

Hardcase / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
James Hudnall
Pencils
Mike Zeck
Inks
Mike Zeck
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hardcase [Tom Hawke]; The Squad [Starburst; Forsa; D.J. Blast]; NM-E
Reprints

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 8)

Rune / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Barry Windsor-Smith; Chris Ulm
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith (signed)
Inks
Barry Windsor-Smith (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Rune

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 9)

Wrath / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dan Danko; Roland Mann
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wrath

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 10)

Sludge / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roland Mann; Chris Ulm
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sludge
Reprints

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 11)

Solitaire / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gerard Jones
Pencils
George Perez
Inks
George Perez
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Solitaire; Anton Lone; Djinn
Synopsis
6 witnesses describe a different aspect of Solitaire to Djinn.
Reprints

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 12)

Strangers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
Adam Hughes
Inks
Adam Hughes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Strangers [Lady Killer; Zip-Zap; Spectral; Electrocute; Atom Bob; Grenade; Yrial]
Reprints

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 13)

Firearm / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Howard Chaykin
Inks
Howard Chaykin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Firearm
Reprints

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 14)

Mantra / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Chris Sprouse (signed)
Inks
Karl Kesel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mantra [Lukasz]; Archimage; Boneyard
Reprints

[Origin] (Table of Contents: 15)

Freex / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gerard Jones
Pencils
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Freex [Boom Boy; Pressure; Sweet-Face; Anybody; Plug]
Reprints

Ultraverse Checklist (Table of Contents: 16)

filler / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils
[Various]
Inks
[Various]
Colors
[Various]
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

A three page checklist of all the current Ultraverse titles, including a majority of the covers. Also includes pictures of Warstrike, Masquerade, and Ripfire.

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Ultraverse
  2. 1. Origins
    Ultraverse
  3. 2. [Origin]
    Prototype
  4. 3. [Origin]
    Night Man
  5. 4. [Origin]
    Solution
  6. 5. Datafile
    Warstrike
  7. 6. [Origin]
    Prime
  8. 7. [Origin]
    Hardcase
  9. 8. [Origin]
    Rune
  10. 9. [Origin]
    Wrath
  11. 10. [Origin]
    Sludge
  12. 11. [Origin]
    Solitaire
  13. 12. [Origin]
    Strangers
  14. 13. [Origin]
    Firearm
  15. 14. [Origin]
    Mantra
  16. 15. [Origin]
    Freex
  17. 16. Ultraverse Checklist
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