For Lazarus, Eric's contributions include cover layout, page design of inside front cover & indicia, inside back cover, and backmatter (including the letter column). In addition, Eric creates in-universe fake "advertising" featured on the back covers of various issues. Insignia, computer interfaces, and signage that appear in the book are also part of Eric's work on the series. 

LAZARUS #25

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

“Cull," Part Four

 

Forever takes the field. A terrifying new Lazarus makes his presence known.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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LAZARUS #24

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

“Cull," Part Three

 

Forever gets schooled. Sonja gets revenge.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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LAZARUS #23

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

“Cull," Part Two

 

The Carlyle counterattack begins. A Lazarus falls. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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LAZARUS #22

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

“Cull," Part One

 

There are fifteen families fighting to control the world. That’s fourteen too many. The time has come for the cull. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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LAZARUS #21

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Owen Freeman

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

“Poison," Part Five

 

The conclusion of "Poison" and an ending that'll rock your world.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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LAZARUS #20

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Owen Freeman

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

“POISON," Part Four

 

Johanna makes her move.





 



 

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LAZARUS #19

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Owen Freeman

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

“POISON," Part Three

 

One bullet makes all the difference.





 



 

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LAZARUS #18

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Owen Freeman

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

“POISON," Part Two

 

Hock forces have engaged Carlyle troops on the shores of Lake Superior, and to turn them back Forever must take her place on the front...where the enemy is waiting for her.

 



 

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LAZARUS #17

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Owen Freeman

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

  

“POISON," Part One

 

The Families are at war, Malcolm hovers at death’s door in the wake of Hock’s assassination attempt, and Forever must hold the line against enemies from without as well as within... including her siblings.

  




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LAZARUS #16

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

"Artifact" Pages by: Owen Freeman and Eric Trautmann

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Owen Freeman

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

 

 

“Mercy” 

The Conclave has ended, and the world once more is falling to chaos and violence. Sister Bernard travels between Family Domains, ministering to the Waste…and acting as a spy for the Carlyle Family.

 

 

 

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LAZARUS #15

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Owen Freeman

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

 

 

“CONCLAVE,” Part Five

The Conclave concludes, and Malcolm’s plan seems on the verge of success, but one thing still stands in his way: Jakob Hock has demanded a Trial by Combat, and now Forever must fight the Lazarus of Hock’s choosing to the death… 

 

 

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL 3: CONCLAVE tpb)

LAZARUS #14

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Owen Freeman

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

 

 

“CONCLAVE,” Part Four

Forever has been sent by her father to kill her traitorous brother, Jonah. What happens next is the start of a revolution...

 

 

 

 

 

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL 3: CONCLAVE tpb)

LAZARUS #13

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Owen Freeman

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

 

“CONCLAVE,” Part Three

Surrounded by decadent luxury, the Conclave of the 16 Families continues. As new alliances are formed and old ones destroyed, Forever is dispatched by her father with an uncharacteristically straightforward mission: kill her brother, Jonah.

 

 

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL 3: CONCLAVE tpb)

LAZARUS #12

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark & Owen Freeman

Publication Design by: Eric Trautmann

 

“CONCLAVE,” Part Two

The rulers of the world have gathered in high-security luxury, and now every Family is vying for advantage. Joacquim Morray makes his intentions known to Forever, and Jakob Hock advances his plan to destroy the Carlyle Family once and for all.  

 

 

 

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL 3: CONCLAVE tpb)

LAZARUS #11

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Tyler Boss)

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design and Additional Material by: Eric Trautmann

 

“CONCLAVE,” Part One

For the first time in the 65 years since they divided the world, the 16 Families are gathering again. For Malcolm Carlyle, it is an opportunity to identify and eliminate his enemies. For Jakob Hock, it is an opportunity to exact for revenge. And for Forever Carlyle, it's the first step in discovering the truth about who she is, and what she is destined to become.

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL 3: CONCLAVE tpb)

LAZARUS #10

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Brian Level)

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Letters by: Jodi Wynne

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design and Additional Material by: Eric Trautmann

 

“EXTRACTION”

A stand-alone in the critically-acclaimed and New York Times bestselling series, this issue sets the stage for the third arc of Lazarus, “Conclave.”

 

In the wake of his failed attempt to seize control of his Family, Jonah Carlyle ran for his life and straight into the arms of the enemy. But in the embrace of the Bittner and Hock Families, there is no shelter, aid, or comfort to be found.

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL 3: CONCLAVE tpb)

LAZARUS #9

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Brian Level)

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design and Additional Material by: Eric Trautmann

 

“LIFT,” Part Five 

The critically-acclaimed series reaches the conclusion of its second arc, as Lift Selection begins in Denver, with hundreds of thousands of Waste from all over the Carlyle Domain desperate for a chance at a better life. Amongst them: the Barret Family reach for their last hope, the Resistance seeks to strike a blow, and Forever must find a needle in a haystack.

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL. 2: LIFT tpb

and LAZARUS: THE FIRST COLLECTION hc)

LAZARUS #8

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Brian Level)

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design and Additional Material by: Eric Trautmann

 

“LIFT,” Part Four 

Forever calls on the Daggers. The Barrets reach the final stage of their journey as all threads converge on Denver for the Lift.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL. 2: LIFT tpb

and LAZARUS: THE FIRST COLLECTION hc)

LAZARUS #7

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Brian Level)

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design and Additional Material by: Eric Trautmann

 

“LIFT,” Part Three

Forever’s investigation into the thefts of Carlyle material lead to an alarming discovery and a new insight into the Freemen Resistance. The Barrets continue making their way to Denver, and pay a terrible toll. 

 

 

 

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL. 2: LIFT tpb

and LAZARUS: THE FIRST COLLECTION hc)

LAZARUS #6

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Brian Level)

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design and Additional Material by: Eric Trautmann

 

“LIFT,” Part Two

While Johanna continues to try and rehabilitate her image and prove her loyalty to the Family, Forever investigates rumors of the Freemen Resistance in Los Angeles. In Montana, the Barrets make a fateful decision, and begin the long journey to Denver.

 

 

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL. 2: LIFT tpb

and LAZARUS: THE FIRST COLLECTION hc)

LAZARUS #5

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Brian Level)

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design and Additional Material by: Eric Trautmann

 

“LIFT,” Part One

Following Jonah’s betrayal, Forever is beginning to question the nature of family, in particular her own. Waste from all over the Carlyle domain travel to Denver in hopes of improving their lives.

 

 

 

 

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL. 2: LIFT tpb

and LAZARUS: THE FIRST COLLECTION hc)

LAZARUS #4

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Brian Level)

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design by: Michael Lark &Eric Trautmann

 

“FAMILY,” Part Four


The conclusion of the first arc. Forever moves to defend her Family with blood and steel as the Twins’ plot against their father is revealed. 

 

 

 

 

 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL. 1: FAMILY tpb

and LAZARUS: THE FIRST COLLECTION hc)

LAZARUS #3

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art by: Michael Lark (with Stefano Guadiano & Brian Level)

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design by: Michael Lark & Eric Trautmann

 

“FAMILY,” Part Three

Forever, now a "guest" of Family Morray in Mexico, shares a message and ultimatum, and gets to know her opposite number, the Morray Lazarus, Joacquim. In Los Angeles, the Twins continue their plot against their father, using Forever as their pawn.

 

 


 

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(Collected in LAZARUS VOL. 1: FAMILY tpb

and LAZARUS: THE FIRST COLLECTION hc)

LAZARUS #2

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art and Letters by: Michael Lark 

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design by: Michael Lark & Eric Trautmann

 

“FAMILY,” Part Two

The Carlyle Family has been attacked by their enemies to the south, and Forever's father suspects a conspiracy amongst his children. To root it out, he sends Forever into the arms of the enemy, Family Morray.

 

 

 

 

 

Image Comics  |  Color  |  32pg  |  Mature  |  $2.99US

 

(Collected in LAZARUS VOL. 1: FAMILY tpb

and LAZARUS: THE FIRST COLLECTION hc)

LAZARUS #1

Written by: Greg Rucka

Art and Letters by: Michael Lark

Colors by: Santi Arcas

Cover by: Michael Lark

Publication Design by: Michael Lark & Eric Trautmann

 

“FAMILY,” Part One

In a dystopian near-future, government is a quaint concept, resources are coveted, and possession is 100% of the law. A handful of Families rule, jealously guarding what they have and exploiting the Waste who struggle to survive in their domains. Forever Carlyle defends her family's holdings through deception and force as their protector, their Lazarus. Shot dead defending the family home, Forever's day goes downhill from there... 

 

Image Comics  |  Color  |  32pg  |  Mature  |  $2.99US

 

(Collected in LAZARUS VOL. 1: FAMILY tpb

and LAZARUS: THE FIRST COLLECTION hc)