Comic Book Series

Cover to Prototype #1

Prototype is published by DC Comics under the WildStorm imprint. Current price per issue is $3.99.

Publication Dates

Last Issue

Prototype #3: 03 Jun 2009

Current Issue

Prototype #4: 08 Jul 2009

Next Issue

Prototype #5: 05 Aug 2009


Mini series.


Main Characters

  • Alex Mercer



Minor Characters

Other Characters/Places/Things

Recent Storylines

Prototype #4

This is the current issue, and therefore no story information will be posted about this issue. Please check your local comic shop for copies of this issue.

Prototype #3

Past Storylines



Trade Paperbacks

  • Prototype - Collects #1-6. "A pair of New York homicide detectives track a serial killer unlike any they’ve ever faced – and enter a new era where human extinction and monstrous evolution collide." - (forthcoming, March 2010)


Leftover Useful Information

Creative Team

Writers: Justin Gray & Jimmy Palmiotti. Artists/Covers: Darick Robertson & Matt Jacobs.

Based on the video game developed by Radical Entertainment.

Publishing History

First published in 2008.

Order Codes

These are the order codes and prices as provided by Diamond Distribution. Your local comic shop should be able to order these for you.

Future Publication Dates

Dates subject to change at the whims of the publisher or distributor. Please see the Diamond Shipping Lists for current information.

Prototype #5: 05 Aug 2009
Prototype #6: 02 Sep 2009
Prototype TP: 10 Mar 2010

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