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Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) comic books

  • Issue #1A
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 1A

    "Doctor Mirage" is in red and orange!! Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1B
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 1B
    • Signed by writer Bob Layton and artist Bernard Chang with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($0.68) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Gold logo background. "Darque Passage" is written by Bob Layton, pencilled by Bernard Chang, and inked by Ken Branch. The centerspread is a slick, color pull-out poster. The story itself combines humor, pathos, and romance with the adventures of a dead man! It ties in with the Shadowman saga. This has one of the lowest printings of any Valiant first issues. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #2
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 2

    Cover pencils by Bernard Chang, art by Ken Branch. Darque Passage, part 2, script by Bob Layton, pencils by Bernard Chang, inks by Ken Branch; Doctor Mirage and Carmen deprive Darque of his prize and flee down the mountain pursued by zombies and a werewolf. 36 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #3
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 3

    Cover pencils by Bernard Chang, art by Ken Branch. Marital Blitz, script by Bob Layton, pencils by Bernard Chang, inks by Ken Branch; Doctor Mirage learns to manipulate energy to keep his wife satisfied. 36 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #4
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 4

    Cover pencils by Bernard Chang, art by Ken Branch. Bull Market, script by Bob Layton, pencils by Bernard Chang, inks by Ken Branch; deadly mystical energies overtake a prize bull, making a rodeo dangerous. 36 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #5
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 5

    Cover pencils by Bernard Chang, art by Ken Branch. Darque Time, script by Bob Layton, pencils by Bernard Chang, inks by Ken Branch; Darque summons Doctor Mirage to rescue Shadowman from the past. 36 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #6
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 6

    "Aspen Extremists" - Mirage learns that being dead does have its advantages...especially when evil is on the prowl. Characters: Carmen Ruiz; Doctor Eclipse; Dr. Mirage; Master Darque; Shadowman [Jack Boniface]; Sandria Darque. Written by Bob Layton, with art and cover by Bernard Chang and Ken Branch. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #7
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 7

    Cover pencils by Bernard Chang, art by Ken Branch. When Hwen Won One, script by Bob Layton, pencils by Bernard Chang, inks by Ken Branch; Doctor Mirage and Carmen battle Eclipse in a Colorado silver mine. 36 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #8
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 8

    Cover pencils by Bernard Chang, art by Ken Branch. Food for Thought, script by Bob Layton and Jim Perham, pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Ken Branch; Dr. Mirage figures out how to move small things. 36 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #9
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 9

    After eight issues of phantasmal living, Dr. Mirage is finally able to become solid...or is he? There are strange goings-on in the Mirage household as the good doctor strives to get back his body and the ability to eat pizza and enjoy other creature comforts, courtesy of his wife Carmen. "Dream Lover" is written by Bob Layton, with art and cover by Bernard Chang and Ken Branch. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #10
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 10

    Featuring Otherman. When a strange, ectoplasmic Otherman sets his sights on Carmen, Doctor Mirage comes roaring to the rescue, only to find himself in another sticky situation, pitted against the strangest foe he's ever faced. It'll take more than a bucket and a mop for the good doctor to clean up this mess. "Surrogate Lover" is written by Bob Layton, with art and cover by Bernard Chang and Ken Branch. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #11
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 11

    THE CHAOS EFFECT - BETA: Part 2 (of 4; 3 of 18). Dr. Mirage's powers are amplified by the Darque power released in Chaos Effect Alpha (1994) #1. Startling revelations about the relationship between Dr. Mirage and Carmen -- and the exact nature of Dr. Mirage's "second life" -- are revealed as the couple travels to Ladakh in hopes of ending the worldwide catastrophe. Their success, however, could mean the end for Dr. Mirage, who has depended upon necromantic energies to survive since issue #1! "The One" is written by Bob Layton, with art by Bernard Chang and Ken Branch. Cover by Bernard Chang and Bob Layton. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #12
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 12

    Dr. Mirage and Carmen go on a second honeymoon to celebrate their survival of The Chaos Effect, and to test the limits of Dr. Mirage's new powers. The results will surprise and amuse both readers who have caught every issue of this humorous, action-packed series, and those who have just jumped on with last month's Chaos Effect tie-in. "Size Matters" is written by Bob Layton, with art by Bernard Chang, Jordi Ensign and Ken Branch. Cover by Bernard Chang and Ken Branch. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #13
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 13

    Soap opera star Walt (All My Children) Willey is hunted by a mystic cult. The evil cult seeks a mysterious tattoo Walt has had on his hand since birth. Preferring not to be "skinned" by the evil doers, Walt turns to old college roommate Dr. Mirage for help. The two join forces to foil the cult and keep Walt's shooting schedule on track. "Soap Stars" is written by Walt Willey and Bob Layton, with art and cover by Bernard Chang and Ken Branch. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #14
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 14

    Cover pencils by Jordi Ensign, inks by Ken Branch. Unfinished Business Part 1 starring Carmen Ruiz and Dr. Mirage; no one escapes the house of fear! 36 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #15
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 15

    Doctor Mirage is in the fight of his afterlife as the strange and powerful entity awakened by The Chaos Effect continues to grow stronger. To prevent this necromantic nightmare from crossing the threshold into the real world, Dr. Mirage and his beautiful wife Carmen need all the help they can get, even if it's help from a most unexpected source! "Unfinished Business Part 2" is written by James Perham, with art and cover by Jordi Ensign and Ken Branch. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #16
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 16

    Part 1 of 3. With Master Darque out of the picture, it was only a matter of time before a new wielder of necromantic energy appeared to endanger the planet. The evil Deathsmith arises to seize the vacant necromantic throne, and, as a brief aside, kill everyone who gets in his way! It's up to Carmen and Dr. Mirage to stop this powerful necromancer who creates strange destructive machines out of dead things. Meanwhile, Dr. Mirage must also deal with one of his worst nightmares come to life -- his in-laws! "Building the Perfect Beast Part 1" is written by James Perham, with art by Yancy Labat and Ken Branch. Cover by Jordi Ensign and Ken Branch. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #17
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 17

    Part 2 of 3. Dr. Mirage and his wife Carmen continue to battle the Deathsmith, a necromancer who creates organic machines out of dead bodies. With Dr. Mirage's powers fluctuating, he'll have a hard time taking out one of the most powerful villains that the Mirages have ever faced. Also, a mysterious figure from Carmen's past makes the Mirages' housekeeper, Rico, an offer he can't refuse. "Building the Perfect Beast Part 2" is written by James Perham, with art by Yancy Labat and Ken Branch. Cover by Jordi Ensign and Ken Branch. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #18
    Second Life of Doctor Mirage (1993) 18

    Part 3 of 3. It seems that it will take the full might of Dr. Mirage's unbridled power to stop the evil, insane and totally sadistic Deathsmith. His gruesome creations form a legion which only Dr. Mirage can destroy. Meanwhile, someone is putting the screws on Rico in order to get leverage that will really hurt Dr. Mirage. "Building the Perfect Beast Part 3" is written by James Perham, with art by Yancy Labat and Ken Branch. Cover by Jordi Ensign and Ken Branch. Cover price $2.50.