Check this out:
Action. Adventure. Intrigue. The trifecta of qualities I think of when I think of Prince.
So, yeah, it’s a comic book based on a story by Prince (and let’s not forget The New Power Generation). The bit that caught me by surprise was the actual writer: Dwayne McDuffie. I hope he got paid well for this obvious vanity project.
I came across this ad in Shade the Changing Man #48, Piranha Press (an imprint of DC Comics), June 1994.