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The Compleat Moonshadow

The Compleate Moonshadow
By John Marc DeMatteis (writer) and Jon J. Muth with Kent Williams, Sherilyn Van Valkenburgh and George Pratt (artists)
Published by DC Comics/Vertigo
Originally released February 1998

Cover price: $39.95
Format: Soft cover, color, standard-size
ISBN 1401205917

Synopsis from publisher:
A single paperback volume collecting both the original run of MOONSHADOW and its sequel, FAREWELL MOONSHADOW. Journey from the farther reaches of outer space to the starry skies of the inner spirit as the young dreamer Moonshadow and his cynical alien companion ira set forth on the unforgettable intergalactic odyssey that science-fiction great Ray Bradbury called “beautiful, original, haunting.”


This publication collects the Moonshadow comic book series and the Farewell, Moonshadow comic book one-shot. All material in this publication was written by John Marc DeMatteis and painted by Jon J. Muth, except for issue #6, which was painted by Kent Williams, a portion of issue #10 painted by Sherilyn Van Valkenburgh, a portion of issue #11 painted by George Pratt, and portions of issue #12 painted by Kent Williams and George Pratt.

Moonshadow was originally published by Marvel Comics’ Epic imprint. A now out-of-print publication collected these issues in 1989. In 1994, DC Comics’ Vertigo imprint re-printed the series and released the sequel Farewell, Moonshadow in 1997. In 1998, this publication was released collecting the entire story.


  1. Moonshadow #1 (1985)
  2. Moonshadow #2 (1985)
  3. Moonshadow #3 (1985)
  4. Moonshadow #4 (1985)
  5. Moonshadow #5 (1985)
  6. Moonshadow #6 (1986)
  7. Moonshadow #7 (1986)
  8. Moonshadow #8 (1986)
  9. Moonshadow #9 (1986)
  10. Moonshadow #10 (1986)
  11. Moonshadow #11 (1987)
  12. Moonshadow #12 (1987)
  13. Farewell Moonshadow #1 (1997)