Unusual U (2002) comic books
Written by James Hanrahan. Art and Cover by John Barrett. Transferring to a new school always means a period of adjustment. For Danny Stringer, this requires a little more adjustment than average. Between coming in at the middle of a week and getting his schedule settled, he doesn't have time to worry about why classes are held in a giant robot, or the origin of said giant robot! Is the coach really a secret government agent? Is the vice principal really performing experiments on the students? Why does the guidance counselor wear leather and carry a guitar? And Danny's heard of Jocks and Goths, but who are the Mads? He'll just have to figure it out as he goes along! 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.99.
Written by James Hanrahan. Art and Cover by John Barrett. Danny Stringer's first week at his new school was eventful, but at least now he has some friends to commiserate with! And he's certainly going to need them after someone sets loose the brain-controlling cyber-spiders, which start going after student and teacher alike! Pretty soon, the whole school is assembled into a slack-jawed zombie army, awaiting orders from their spidery controllers! But who controls the spiders? Is it young mad scientist Alberto Mannheim, seeking revenge on those who laughed at his theories? Or is it control-freak Vice Principal Dr. Fitzpatrick, seeking to stop insubordination once and for all? Or is it something far more sinister? Can Danny, Yuri and Marie put a stop to the craziness before the last bell, or will they have to stay after school? 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.99.
Written by James Hanrahan. Art and Cover by John Barrett. With the students of Shex High and Shex U absorbed into Gordy's group mind, Danny and the Mads decide that only they can stop the Robot-from-beyond's brain viruses! But can the Mads defeat a mind-controlled faculty, even with the Lucifer Gauntlet and the world's most powerful artificial intelligence on their side? The future of the human race may depend on them working together to overcome these fantastic odds! Don't miss the high school action and adventure! 32 pages, B&W. Cover price $2.99.