Real Name: Prince Cosmo

Identity/Class: Normal human

Occupation: Fighting the Empire of Iron

Affiliations: Yana, Punky, Bibip

Enemies: The Empire of Iron, Rexor

Known Relatives: None known

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: the future in the Empire of Iron

First Appearance: Mustang #62 (Editions Lug, February 1981)

Powers/Abilities: Unknown

History: Prince Cosmo, his girl-friend Yana, the spunky kid Punky and the emotional robot Bibip flee throughout the galaxy to escape from Rexor, the evil energy being who is the ruler of the star-spanning Iron Empire. Eventually, higher intelligences help Cosmo and his companions travel back in time three thousand years to destroy Rexor before he took over Earth.

Comments: Cosmo was created by Jean-Yves Mitton to replace Mustang in the magazine of the same name published by Editions Lug in 1980-81. Only seven stories were produced:

  1. Larme d’un Robot [Tear Of A Robot] (MU 62, 1981)

  2. La Bataille de la Dernière Lune [The Battle Of The Last Moon] (MU 63, 1981)

  3. Paradis Infernal [Infernal Paradise] (MU 64, 1981)

  4. Manger… ou Être Mangé! [To Eat… Or Be Eaten!] (MU 65, 1981)

  5. Phare Rouge… Carrefour Cosmique [Red Beacon… Cosmic Crossroad] (MU 66, 1981)

  6. Mission Espace Temps [Mission Space Time] (MU 67, 1981)

  7. Pour une Poignee d’Energie [For A Fistful Of Energy] (MU 68-69, 1981)

Much of the information on this page comes verbatim from Cool French Comics, used with permission. Likewise the images. Thanks to Dominik Vallet for providing extra information on this character.

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