Asylum, Part Four is the fourth issue of the Spike: Asylum comic book miniseries. Written by Brian Lynch and illustrated by Franco Urru, it was originally published on December 20, 2006 by IDW Publishing.

Synopsis[edit | edit source]

Things were bad enough when every inmate in the asylum wanted Spike dead. But now, the asylum staff has joined the cause. It’s Spike vs. pretty much everyone. Poor, poor everyone. Spike's latest adventure, courtesy of screenwriter Brian Lynch and artist Franco Urru![1]

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Rituals and spells[edit | edit source]

  • Otaposcs e oreh ortson

Death count[edit | edit source]

  • Scott Taylor, burned by Beck.
  • Mah Zinn, killed by Spike.
  • Unknown number of guards, killed by Mosaic patients.

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  • Asylum, Part Four was the 206th best selling comic issue in its publishing month, with 6,912 sales in December 2006 at comic specialty stores.[2]

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Pop culture references[edit | edit source]

  • Lorne misses a performance at the Bellagio resort.
  • Lorne describes an old magazine reporting the relationship between Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston, who began dating in 1998 and divorced in 2005.
  • Mah Zinn mentions politician Richard Nixon technically had a soul.

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Spike: Asylum #4 (of 5)". IDW Publishing. Retrieved July 5, 2019.
  2. "Top 300 Comics Actual--December 2006". ICv2, January 15, 2007.
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