Gunnerkrigg Court Volume Four: Materia, otherwise known just as Gunnerkrigg Court: Materia, is the fourth published graphic novel of the Gunnerkrigg Court webcomic by Tom Siddell. The book has been distributed by Archaia Entertainment since July 30, 2013.
- The fourth volume in the ever-popular Gunnerkrigg Court series, based on Tom Siddell's hit webcomic! Annie returns from the forest and begins her third year at the Court. Her experience has left her changed, causing Kat to worry as they both struggle to find their place while their life changes around them. Together with their friends, they start to form a plan of action to deal with the tortured ghost they encountered the previous year, and in doing so, help Robot and Shadow form a new bond after a terrible accident. Annie continues to develop her powers and even takes part in a class full of former-fairies and animals, while Kat uncovers the mysteries of the ancient Court robots. Meanwhile, the search for the next Court Medium is drawing to a close, bringing with it new dangers and new revelations about the people Annie and Kat have met.
This volume comprises the following chapters:
- Chapter 32: From the Forest She Came
- Chapter 33: Give and Take
- Chapter 34: Faraway Morning
- Chapter 35: Parley and Smitty Are In This One
- Chapter 36: Red Gets a Name
- Chapter 37: Microsat 5
- Chapter 38: Divine
- Chapter 39: The Great Secret
- Chapter 40: The Stone
- Chapter 41: Changes
- 10 pages of City Face (comic)
Differences between Online and Physical Copies
These are the differences between the first printing of the hardcover collected edition published July 2013 and the online web pages.
- Chapter 39, on page 234, the text is missing (compare online page)
- City Face Guest Comic 6 (Lindsey's drawing) missing between pages 325 and 326, (compare online page)
- City Face Guest Comic 8 (Red's drawing) missing between pages 326 and 327, (compare online page)
|Gunnerkrigg Court Chapters|
|Volume 1|| |
The Shadow and the Robot • Schoolyard Myths • Reynardine • Not Very Scary • Two Strange Girls • A Handful of Dirt • Of New and Old • Broken Glass and Other Things • Questions and Answers • Doctor Disaster Versus the Creepy Space Aliens from Outer Space • Dobranoc, Gamma• Mainly Involves Robots • A Week for Kat • The Fangs of Summertime
|Extra Comics||Bonus Pages • City Face (comic) • Annie in the Forest • Traveller|