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Promethea (1999) comic books

  • Issue #1A
    Promethea (1999) 1A
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    • Label #1554534020

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY; PAINTED COVER BY ALEX ROSS In stores June 2. Alan Moore and the art team of J.H. Williams III and Mick Gray (JUSTICE RIDERS, CHASE) introduce the first super-heroine from the world of AMERICA'S BEST COMICS, with a painted cover by Alex Ross (KINGDOM COME)! In the streets of a modern-day New York incredibly different from the one we know, college student Sophie Bangs is researching a centuries-old myth of a warrior-woman called Promethea. But the truth about Promethea is both stranger than the fiction and a fiction itself, and if Sophie can't figure it out in time, she'll be killed by one of Promethea's enemies. But if she does figure it out, Sophie will become the ultimate embodiment of the Promethea legend. (Note: 1 in 4 copies will feature a variant cover by J.H. Williams III and Mick Gray.) FC, 40 PG.$3.50" Cover price $3.50.

  • Issue #1B
    Promethea (1999) 1B
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    • Variant Cover.
    • Label #1554534021

    Variant Cover by JH Williams & Mick Gray. WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY Alan Moore and the art team of J.H. Williams III and Mick Gray (JUSTICE RIDERS, CHASE) introduce the first super-heroine from the world of AMERICA'S BEST COMICS, with a painted cover by Alex Ross (KINGDOM COME)! In the streets of a modern-day New York incredibly different from the one we know, college student Sophie Bangs is researching a centuries-old myth of a warrior-woman called Promethea. But the truth about Promethea is both stranger than the fiction and a fiction itself, and if Sophie can't figure it out in time, she'll be killed by one of Promethea's enemies. But if she does figure it out, Sophie will become the ultimate embodiment of the Promethea legend. (Note: 1 in 4 copies will feature a variant cover by J.H. Williams III and Mick Gray.) FC, 40 PG.$3.50" Cover price $3.50.

  • Issue #2
    Promethea (1999) 2

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART & COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY In stores July 14. Join Alan Moore and the art team of J.H. Williams III and Mick Gray as they continue to unfold a modern-day mythology of fable, fear and fantasy about AMERICA'S BEST COMICS' foremost science-heroine! Watch as the newly- incarnated (and awfully confused) Promethea is made the target of a contract killing by important figures from the underworld... however you choose to define "underworld." For hit-men from Hell, demonic deals and brimstone banter, look no further than "The Judgment of Solomon!" FC, 32 PG.$2.95" Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #3
    Promethea (1999) 3

    Written by Alan Moore; art and cover by J.H. Williams III and Mick Gray In stores August 18. The newly reborn Promethea must venture far beyond the human realm to rescue a best friend who's been quite literally sucked into something far beyond all human comprehension. Journey with our fable-made-flesh into the strange imaginary realm that is her home as Alan Moore, J. H. Williams III and Mick Gray lead us on our first guided tour of "Misty Magic Land." FC, 32 pg." Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #4
    Promethea (1999) 4

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS, CHARLES VESS AND MICK GRAY; COVER BY WILLIAMS AND GRAY In stores September 22. Charles Vess (THE SANDMAN, NEIL GAIMAN & CHARLES VESS' STARDUST) illustrates an 8-page sequence in the latest issue starring AMERICA'S BEST COMICS' number one super-heroine! Long before the mantle of Promethea was passed to Sophie Bangs, the literally living legend was acquainted with a young 18th-century New England poet named Charlton Sennet. Learn all about it in a tale of little people, lust and loss that details more of Promethea's wildly original, century-spanning background. FC, 32 PG." Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #5
    Promethea (1999) 5

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS AND MICK GRAY In stores December 1. While dark, malignant forces take an interest in Sophie Bangs, the newest incarnation of Promethea, she continues her exploration into the unearthly history of the sentient story she has become. This issue, visit WWI as Sophie investigates the life of cartoonist Margaret Taylor Case, the first twentieth-century incarnation of Promethea. Note: This is a resolicitation. All previous orders have been canceled. FC, 32 PG." Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #6
    Promethea (1999) 6

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS AND MICK GRAY In stores January 12. We continue to unravel the golden thread of our sensuous sentient story's previous incarnations with an enchanted glance at Grace Brannagh, the 1920's version who ruled in pulp-fantasy splendor as "A Warrior Queen of Hy Brasil." Learn more about the mythical lost continent and about Promethea's destiny and origins as she confronts the Pseudonymous Psorcery of the malevolent Marto Neptura, the writer that never was. And as if that weren't gripping enough, in the present, Sophie Bangs must fend off a veritable tidal wave of demons as one-man magical Murder Inc. Benny Solomon takes his ruinous revenge! FC, 32 PG." Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #7
    Promethea (1999) 7

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS, JOSÉ VILLARUBIA AND MICK GRAY; COVER BY WILLIAMS AND GRAY In stores February 16. A special issue featuring a computer-collage sequence illustrated by Jose Villarubia (VEILS). Strange and sulphurous clouds continue to gather over the life of Sophie Bangs while she struggles to understand the nature of the deal that has transformed her into a two-thousand-year- old living legend. Benny Solomon and his Mephistophelean version of Murder, Inc. turn up in New York looking for the latest incarnation of Promethea, while Sophie continues her trek across the Immmateria to discover her unearthly birthright. This time she's accompanied by '40s comic-book creator William Woolcott, the only male ever to serve as a vessel of the half-real heroine. FC, 32 PG." Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #8
    Promethea (1999) 8

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY In stores May 24. It's something completely different as Sophie Bangs, her apprenticeship as Promethea finally over, is tested in fire by the Goetic demons of Benny Solomon...all twenty six-packs of them! Also on hand for this spine-tingling supernatural spectacular are New York's science heroes The Five Swell Guys, celebrity omnipath the Painted Doll, and more former Prometheas than you can shake a caduceus at. This is a resolicitation. All previous orders have been cancelled. FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #9
    Promethea (1999) 9

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS AND MICK GRAY In stores July 5. What is the Temple? What are the secrets of the sinister organization that has plagued Promethea during her many incarnations? Following last issue's apocalyptic assault by the demons of Benny Solomon, our heroine decides to race the trouble back to its source and burn out the cult at its roots, once and for all...although her enemy may not turn out to be quite as she'd imagined. Also: a mystery hangs over the fate of Sophie's now-deceased predecessor, Barbara; and Sophie finds herself making a most unusual pact with someone named Faust. FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #10
    Promethea (1999) 10

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS, III AND MICK GRAY In stores August 30. The latest issue of the multiple-Eisner Award nominee for Best Writer, Penciller/Inker Team, New Series, Continuing Series, and Single Issue! After bringing down the Temple last issue, Promethea faces her most startling and eye-opening challenge to date! Will the living incarnation of the imagination give up her virtue to keep her bargain with Jack Faust? The answer ? and possibly a whole lot more ? is revealed in "Sex, Stars and Serpents!" FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #11
    Promethea (1999) 11

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY Discover the magic with the latest issue of the multiple-Eisner Award nominated series! It's a new millenium in New York and there's an old-fashioned giant monster wreaking havoc on the streets of the Big Apple. Promethea engages in all-out superheroine-heroics as she battles a decidedly non-Y2K compliant Elasti-Gel ? which ultimately turns into a giant millenium cyber-slug! FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #12
    Promethea (1999) 12

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS, III AND MICK GRAY Quite possibly the strangest reading experience you will ever have unfolds in the latest chapter of Promethea! At the center are a magical theater and a three ring circus where possibilities and impossibilities abound. Be dazzled by an only slightly abridged, nearly complete history of the universe and western culture as it unfolds before you! As an added bonus, this issue features special "flip-book" action! FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #13
    Promethea (1999) 13

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE;ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY;COVER BY WILLIAMS III AND JOSE VILLARRUBIA Promethea and Sophie set out on a quest to find a different sort of magic. Meanwhile, they leave a brand-new-acting Promethea in their place! Who knows what kinds of mayhem this will lead to? FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #14
    Promethea (1999) 14

    Written by Alan Moore;ART AND COVER BY J.H. Williams III and Mick Gray Sophie is reunited with Barbara as her road-trip odyssey into the Imateria continues. Their first port of call: the Lunar Realm of Dreams and Imagination ? a surreal and mystical land where they encounter Sophie's long dead great great grand uncle. Meanwhile, Stacia finds that being the interim Promethea is a bit more than she had anticipated. FC, 32 pg. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #15
    Promethea (1999) 15

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY In stores June 27. As Stacia begins to establish herself as the new Promethea in New York, Sophie and Barbara continue their odyssey through the realm of magic. There they enter the domain of the God Hermes...who created Promethea! FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #16
    Promethea (1999) 16

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY In stores August 22. Nominated for 5 Eisner Awards ? including "Best Continuing Series!" Stacia, the replacement Promethea and temporary guardian of New York City, has a close encounter of the violent kind...with The Five Swell Guys! Meanwhile, Sophie's wanderings continue through the other realms, this time to the turbulent and treacherous land of emotion. FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #17
    Promethea (1999) 17

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY; COVER BY WILLIAMS AND JOSÉ VILLARRUBIA In stores October 31. Stacia, the stand-in Promethea, finally confronts the forces of Hell that have taken up residence in (and taken control of) the Mayor of New York. Meanwhile, Sophie and Barbara continue their cosmic road trip and enter the golden region that is home to the Sun God: the Sphere of Souls. FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #18
    Promethea (1999) 18

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY; COVER BY WILLIAMS AND JOSE VILLARRUBIA In stores December 26. It's a doubly demonic issue as both Prometheas find themselves in a similar hellish fix. Stacia/Promethea clashes with the howling hordes of New York's loopy mayor. Meanwhile, on their cabala quest, Sophie/Promethea and Barbara have fallen through a trap door into a kind of Hell, an antimatter side of the tree of life, while exploring the fifth, red, war-like sphere of the realm. FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #19
    Promethea (1999) 19

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY; PAINTED COVER BY WILLIAMS In stores February 27. In our earthly realm, there are interesting developments between Grace and Stacia, as the FBI continues its investigation into Promethea. Meanwhile, Sophie and Barbara reach the absolute furthest ends of the universe, the blue Jupiterian fourth sphere of the Tree of Life, but who will they encounter? Featuring some breathtakingly beautiful fully-painted sequences by J.H. Williams III. FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #20
    Promethea (1999) 20

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS, III AND MICK GRAY; COVER BY WILLIAMS AND JOSE VILLARRUBIA In stores April 17. Promethea and Barbara face the strangest and most daunting part of their journey thus far ? and if you've been keeping up, you know that is saying quite a bit! Nothing has prepared our transdimensional duo for reaching the gaping abyss beyond the edge of existence...or for crossing it! FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #21
    Promethea (1999) 21

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY In stores June 26. Promethea and Barbara reach the highest female level on the Tree of Life, a black sphere called Binah. Here Sophie learns something important about her nature, and the nature of Promethea. Meanwhile, back on Earth, an old favorite makes an unexpected return! FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #22
    Promethea (1999) 22

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY; COVER BY WILLIAMS In stores August 28. Interesting developments on Earth: The FBI somehow captures an oddity that hasn't been seen since the very first issue of PROMETHEA (Quick ? break out your collections!) Meanwhile, Stacia and Grace pay a visit to Jack Foust. And in the Immateria, Sophie and Barbara witness the Big Bang. FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #23
    Promethea (1999) 23

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY; COVER BY WILLIAMS In stores October 30. An extra-special issue featuring eight additional pages! It's the Absolute Godhead at the end of the Kaballah quest ? the long and winding road back from the brink of infinity. Sophie finally returns to the mortal plane, to her own Earth, to see how things have been since her departure. FC, 40 PG. $3.50 Cover price $3.50.

  • Issue #24
    Promethea (1999) 24

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY In stores December 26. Everything goes wrong. It sounded good on paper: Sophie is back on Earth and back as Promethea. All is right in the world, all are happy...except, perhaps, for the person who has taken her place. It's a battle of best friends who both happen to be Prometheas. Also, new information is revealed about several Prometheas from the past. FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #25
    Promethea (1999) 25

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY In stores February 26. "A Higher Court" presents a fantastical trial in the Immateria, presided over by a strange judge and jury. Their task? To determine who shall be the one true Promethea: Stacia or Sophie. Whichever way the fates turn, one thing is for certain: A door will close in Sophie's life. FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #26
    Promethea (1999) 26

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY; COVER BY WILLIAMS In stores April 23. "Later." Millennium City, three years later. Draw your own conclusions... FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #27
    Promethea (1999) 27

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS III & MICK GRAY; COVER BY WILLIAMS III An ABC crossover, as Tom Strong makes a guest appearance! Sophie Bangs, still in Millennium City, lives a quiet but happy life. She's left the guise of science-heroine behind and now revels in routine daily pleasures. But all things must pass, and that time has come for Sophie! The subject of an intensive manhunt for the last three years, she's been traced to Millennium ? where a confrontation with Tom Strong forces her to once again take on the form of Promethea...no matter what the cost! FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #28
    Promethea (1999) 28

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY In stores October 22. Don't they know it's the end of the world (it ended when you said goodbye)? After three years on the run in Millennium City, Promethea returns to New York to commence the apocalypse and is reunited with her mother, Jack Faust, Stacia, and others from her past. FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #29
    Promethea (1999) 29

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE; ART BY J.H. WILLIAMS III AND MICK GRAY, COVER BY WILLIAMS III In stores January 28. The Painted Doll is back, a bit more profusely than expected, and this time it's multi- personal! As New York comes under siege, Promethea settles in to the business of fulfilling her duty ? which just happens to be ending the world. FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #30
    Promethea (1999) 30

    WRITTEN BY ALAN MOORE, ART AND COVER BY J.H. WILLIAMS III & MICK GRAY In stores May 26. Everything must go as the landmark series nears its conclusion! As the apocalypse continues to extend its reach from Sophie's mom's apartment to encompass the city and the world, various persons converge on their home to put a stop to it ? including America's Best, and perhaps more significantly, the last Painted Doll. FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #31
    Promethea (1999) 31

    Written by Alan Moore Art by J.H. Williams III & Mick Gray Cover by Williams III What do you do the day after the world ends? This is it, the end of the story ? the one that answers all the questions! And whatever you do, do not miss issue #32! On sale Aug 25 ? 32 pg, FC, $2.95 US Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #32
    Promethea (1999) 32
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.77) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Written by Alan Moore Art and cover by J.H. Williams III ABC. In a series that pushed the boundaries of mainstream comics to the edge, this unbelievable final issue goes a little bit further! Alan Moore and J.H. Williams III deliver the most gloriously experimental issue of PROMETHEA yet, in which the reader takes an incredible trip through the magical cosmos with Promethea as a guide. But there's more! While other comics allow the reader only one way to read a book, this issue gives you several options ? one of which is assembling its 32 pages into a giant double-sided poster. Once the poster has been assembled, the pages form two lovely images (one on each side) that are only discernible as a complete entity! Final issue. On sale Feb 9 ? 32 pg (no ads), FC, $3.95 US Cover price $3.95.