The Kraken

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The Kraken
Start date: November 23rd, 1986
End date: July 12th, 1987
# of strips: 34
Writer: Lee Falk
Artist: Fred Fredericks
Preceded by: "The Lost City"
Followed by: "The Floating Island"

"The Kraken" is the 156th Mandrake Sunday story. The story was written by Lee Falk and drawn by Fred Fredericks.

Plot Summary

Mandrake's old friend captain Jon invited him to join him for a search for Kraken, an ancient legendary sea monster.


Recurring characters

One-time characters


  • New York
  • The Caribbean


  • S.S. Kraken, Captain Jon's yacht.

Behind the scenes

  • At the index the title for this story is "The Kraken", which is lifted from the plot.

Signifiant covers


This story has been published in the following publications:

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