The Forgotten Man

Written by Mike Mignola
John Arcudi
Illustrated by Peter Snejbjerg
Colored by Dave Stewart
Lettered by Clem Robins
Edited by Scott Allie
Originally Published in Lobster Johnson: The Forgotten Man
Internal Numbering Lobster Johnson #23
Date Published April 2016
Trade Paperback Lobster Johnson – A Chain Forged in Life

The story takes place in the middle of the Lobster's career as a crime fighter in the 1930s.

Publication HistoryEdit

This one-shot was originally scheduled for March publication, but was pushed back to April.


After a transient goes missing, Lobster Johnson is called in to investigate a priest who practices more than just religion. What he’s got cooking in his stew pot is nothing compared to what he has hiding in the sewers below...


Lobster Johnson Publication Order
Preceded by
The Glass Mantis
The Forgotten Man
Followed by
Metal Monsters of Midtown
Lobster Johnson Trade Paperback Order
Vol. 6 A Chain Forged in Life
Preceded by
A Chain Forged in Life
The Forgotten Man
Followed by
The Glass Mantis