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The Mask Returns #1
Part of: The Mask Returns
Issue number(s): 1
Page count: 40
Writer: John Arcudi
Penciller: Doug Mahnke
Inker: Doug Mahnke
Letterer: Pat Brosseau
Colorist: Chris Chalenor
Cover artist(s): Doug Mahnke
Editor: Mike Richardson
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics
Publication date: October 1992

The Mask Returns #1 was first published in October 1992 and is the first of four issues. It contained a cut-out mask attached in the comic.

Plot Summary[]

The power of The Mask being used to commit unspeakable crimes? How can this be? Is anyone safe? All this and more in the exciting return of the wildest character in comics. As an added bonus, you'll see The Mask's greatest foe, the most powerful man in the universe -- Walter! Written by John Arcudi and illustrated by Doug Mahnke, with a cover painting by Mahnke.


The Mask' cut-out mask that was included inside the comic; it was made and printed on cardstock as opposed to the thin paper used in the rest of the book