Tag Vertigo

Scene Of The Crime

A new edition from Image provides an opportunity to enjoy an early work from Brubaker, Lark and Phillips. From the co-creators of Gotham Central and FATALE comes a lost crime noir masterpiece. Long out of print, and presented here for…

iZombie: Dead To The World

I’m not a fan of horror books or themes but the story just grabbed me; never would have picked it up but I’m a fan of Allred’s art.  iZombie: Dead To The World is about a young girl and her…

Daytripper

Nothing about this book from the outside interested me in the least.  When this collection was published site after comics site sang it’s praises so I decided to pick up Daytripper from Vertigo.  Here’s the publisher’s blurb: What are the…

Fables: Covers By James Jean

Originally published at Comic Book Daily under my Bound Together column. The title says it all.  Fables: Covers By James Jean is a 9×12″ hardcover collection of James Jean’s covers of seventy-four monthly issues, ten trade paperbacks, one on-shot and…

Madame Xanadu Volume 1: Disenchanted

I’m an on and off Matt Wagner fan: his drawing I usually enjoy but his storytelling as a writer has me on the fence.  When he started Madame Xanadu I thumbed the first few issues but couldn’t commit; now that…

Gangland

I was perusing bargains and came across Gangland trade paperback from Vertigo, a collection of a four issue 1998 mini series I never heard of.  Here’s the publisher’s blurb: Mixing realism with humor, GANGLAND presents an entertaining and surreal look…

100 Bullets: First Shot, Last Call

I’m late to the party on this title but picked it up off the used trade shelf at my local comic shop.  An ongoing series since 1999 with thirteen trade paperbacks available and a very large following, 100 Bullets has…

Free Vertigo comics

Received an email from DC Comics today letting me know issue one of Madame Xanadu was available in PDF format as a free download.  I checked it out and it pointed me to a list of free issue one Vertigo…