My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Prototype Vol. 1, Issue #1 – August 1993 (Ultraverse)

TITLE: Prototype – Vol. 1, Issue 1 YEAR: August 1993 COMPANY: Ultraverse/Malibu Comics Written by Tom Mason and Len Strazewski Artists: David Ammerman & James Pascoe Letterer: Tim Eldred Editor: Chris Ulm Color Design: Paul Mounts Back in 1993, Tom Mason (best known for his Malibu Comics series “Dinosaurs for Hire”) and Len Strazewski (known for writing “Starman” after Roger Stern left the series and as the man who killed […]

Raver Issue #1 – April 1993 (Malibu Comics)

TITLE: Raver Issue #1 YEAR: April 1993 COMPANY: Malibu Comics Creator/Writer: Walter Koenig  Penciller: Dan Day  Inkers: Dan & David Day  Leterrer: Tim Eldred  Interior Color Design: David Day  Interior Colorists: Malibu Packrats Cover Artist: Dan Day  Cover Color Design: David Day  Cover Colorist: Albert Calleros Walter Koenig will always be known for his role as Pavel Chekov in “Star Trek” and Alfred Bester in “Babylon 5”. Aside from acting, […]

The Solution vol. 1, issue #0 – January 1994 (Ultraverse)

TITLE: The Solution vol. 1, Issue #0 YEAR: January 1994 COMPANY: Ultraverse Writer: James D. Hudnall Penciller: Darick Robertson Inker: Barbara Kaalberg Letterer: Tim Eldred Cover Colorists: Albert Calleros Color Designers: Micky Rose, Keith Conroy, Moose Baumann, Tim Divar Interior Colorists: Bu’ Tones Editor: Hank Kanalz In 1993, Ultraverse unveiled their covert team that would take on lucrative job offers no matter the risk.  The team is known as The […]

Freex vol. 1, Issue #1 – July 1993 (Ultraverse)

TITLE: Freex vol. 1, Issue #1 YEAR: July 1993 COMPANY: Ultraverse Writer: Gerard Jones Penciller: Ben Herrera Inker: Mike Christian Letterer: Tim Eldred Color Design: Paul Mounts Editor: Chris Ulm In 1993, writer Gerard Jones and penciller Ben Herrera would create the series “Freex” for Malibu Comics imprint, Ultraverse. Where as other groups in the Ultraverse saw a purpose of using their powers for good, Freex focuses on a group […]

Elementals Sex Special Issue 4 – February 1993 (Comico Comics)

TITLE: Elementals Sex Special Issue 4 YEAR: February 1993 COMPANY: Comico Comics Writer: Eric Dinehart Artist: Michael Davis Colorist: Marcus David Letterer: Tim Eldred The 1990’s, it was a time where up-and-coming artists recreated the images of popular superhero characters and to happiness or chagrin (depending on the comic book reader), there was either less clothing, skin tight clothing or possible an over-exaggeration of female proportions. Needless to say, it […]

The Strangers – Vol. 1, Issue 1 (June 1993) (Ultraverse/Malibu Comics)

TITLE: The Strangers vol. 1, Issue 1 YEAR: June 1993 COMPANY: Ultraverse/Malibu Comics Author: Steve Englehart Penciller: Rick Hoberg Letterer: Tim Eldred Inker: Tim Burgard Editor: Chris Ulm Color Design: Paul Mounts When Ultraverse was unleashed to the public, I was one of the fans who were captivated by the storyline, the characters and the whole universe. If Freex were the outsiders who were living in constant fear and formed […]