Code Pru 02

Code Pru #2 regular cover. Art by Ralo Caceres
Code Pru #2 regular cover. Art by Ralo Caceres

Below are annotations for Code Pru #2 “The Past is Prulogue: Part Two” (22 pages, cover date January 2016, released 3 February 2016)

Writer: Garth Ennis, Artist: Raulo Caceres

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Note: Some of this is obvious, but you never know who’s reading and what their exposure is. If there’s anything we missed or got wrong, let us know in comments.

General: Pru has a confrontation with her roommate Lisa during her grand witchcraft rite. Lisa accidentally wounds their friend Judy. Meanwhile Jon Squidpump speaks of his interest in Pru, and uses the cell supressors on the ancient god.


  • The cover depicts the hand of Lisa holding her ritual knife, and Pru laughing on the couch.

Page 1

panel 1

  • Left to right are Judy and Pru.

Page 2 – no specific annotations

Page 3 

panel 1

  • Left to right are Jon Squidpump and an elder god.

Page 4

panel 4

  • “H.R.” is likely Human Resources.

Page 5 

panel 3

  • “F.D.N.Y” is Fire Department of New York City.

Page 6 

panel 1

  • On the right is Bridget.

Page 7 

panel 1

  • On the left is Lisa.

Page 8 

panel 2

  • An “athame” is a ceremonial knife.

Page 9 – no specific annotations

Page 10 

panels 4-5

Page 11-17 – no specific annotations

Page 18 

panel 1

  • The time jumps ahead at least a week or more here.

Page 19 

panel 3

  • The “NoHo Star” is a restaurant in Lower Manhattan.

panel 4

  • “Your condition” is the woman assuming that Bridget is pregnant, not simply overweight.

Page 20 – no specific annotations

Page 21 

panels 3-4

panel 5

  • “Dawkins fan” refers to the “fan” hate-mail received by evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins – view examples.

Page 22 – no specific annotations

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