(W) Alan Moore (A/CA) David Lloyd
A frightening tale of the loss of freedom and identity in a chillingly believable totalitarian world, V for Vendetta stands as one of the highest achievements of the comics medium and a defining work for creators Alan Moore and David Lloyd. This Absolute edition collects the original 10-issue series in its entirety, including all of the never-before-reprinted bridging pages--newly colored by David Lloyd for this edition--that ran between the issues' story pages, plus loads of other behind-the-scenes extras.
(W) Brian Azzarello (A) Cliff Chiang & Various (CA) Cliff Chiang
Brian Azzarello and Cliff Chiang's acclaimed run on WONDER WOMAN concludes in this Absolute edition collecting WONDER WOMAN #19-35 and #23.2! First, the world is shocked when Zeus' deadly First Born is freed from his slumber. Now, with her family in ruins and her friends scattered, Diana must turn to Orion and the New Gods of New Genesis to save herself and Zola's baby from her half-brother's wrath! Then, Wonder Woman's life is changed when she is called on to take the place of War. But there's no time to consider the fallout of this new role as her family prepares for an assault on Olympus!
(W) George Perez, Various (A) George Perez, Various (CA) George Perez
Experience George P?rez?s Wonder Woman like you?ve never seen her before, in this Absolute edition of the celebrated creator?s reinvention of the Amazon Princess! For the first time ever, these treasured tales from the 1980s are receiving the Absolute treatment with larger pages to showcase P?rez?s magnificent artwork. In these stories, Diana?s first assignment takes her to Man?s World to teach humanity the ways of the goddess Gaea?no matter who objects! Collects Wonder Woman #1-14, plus tons of behind-the-scenes extras!
(W) Brian K. Vaughan (A) Pia Guerra & Various (CA) Massimo Carnevale
The conclusion of the three-volume Absolute treatment of Brian K. Vaughan's hit series, Y: THE LAST MAN! Continuing the international adventure, Yorick and his friends travel the world to find his fianc?e, Beth and the epic cat-and-mouse game with Alter finally comes to an end! Collects issues #41-60. MATURE READERS
(W) Richard Bruning, Mark Waid, Andy Diggle (A) Andy Kubert, Arnie Jorgensen, Pasqual Ferry , Various (CA) Andy Kubert
Discover the man behind the myth as Adam Strange's childhood on Earth is explored, his relationship with his estranged family is revealed, and secrets of Rann - and of Adam's new life - are uncovered in this deluxe edition hardcover that reprints the three-issue 1990 Prestige format miniseries by Richard Bruning and Andy Kubert, with additional tales from Mark Waid and Andy Diggle. Collects ADAM STRANGE (1990) #1-3, JLA #20-21, and ADAM STRANGE (2004) #1-8.
(W) Sterling Gates (A) Bengal & Various (CA) Cat Staggs
In this collection of the six-issue digital-first miniseries based on the hit CBS TV show, Kara Zor-El's fledgling efforts are targeted at criminals who escaped when Fort Rozz crashed, but she keeps hearing rumors of a shadowy mastermind sending the escapees after her! Supergirl is learning a lot about her super-abilities, her strengths as a friend and as a sister, her love of being human and alien at the same time. And she'll need to pull it all together to defeat her most dangerous foe to date!
(W) Tom Taylor (A) Clayton Henry, Darick Robertson (CA) Clayton Henry
RETURN TO INJUSTICE! Across the Multiverse, Kal-Els are being murdered, and Val-Zod, the Superman of Earth-2, believes only one man can help: Jon Kent, Kal-El's son! Jon must cross dimensions to face the super-killer, including a trip to an Earth he's never seen...the world of Injustice! In this place, versions of his friends and loved ones are at war, and heroes fight each other for total control. Can the newly reunited Super Sons beat these insurmountable odds? And will Jon Kent not only save the Multiverse, but have any chance of returning to his own Earth? It's a battle for the soul of Superman as the Injustice saga cranks up the heat! Collects ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN: JON KENT #1-6.
(W) Grant Morrison (A/CA) Frank Quitely
An emotionally and visually stunning graphic novel hearkening back to the Golden Age of comics, All-Star Superman creates a new but familiar take on the world?s first superhero. Collects the now-classic 12-issue miniseries at oversize trim with behind-the-scenes extras.
(W) Grant Morrison (A/CA) Frank Quitely
The complete 12-issue run of ALL-STAR SUPERMAN by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely is collected in a new trade paperback as part of the Black Label line! Witness the Man of Steel in exciting adventures featuring Lex Luthor, Jimmy Olsen, Lois Lane, Bizarro and more! Plus: Superman goes toe-to-toe with Bizarro, his oddball twin, and the new character Zibarro, also from the Bizarro planet.
In these tales from ALL STAR BATMAN #6-9, the Dark Knight faces some of his greatest foes to trace the origin of a blight that's sweeping the planet, confronting Mr. Freeze, Poison Ivy and the Mad Hatter along the way!
(W) Various (A) Various (CA) Curt Swan, Murphy Anderson
The 1973 tabloid reprinting the origin of the Man of Steel is back in a new hardcover edition!This classic collection also includes the story of Lex Luthor?s sinister visit to the theme park called Superman Land, Superboy stories, plus features like a map of Krypton, ?How to Draw Superman,? ?Superman Family Portrait,? and more!Includes a giant map of Krypton, plus stories from Action Comics #210, Superman #170, Superman Annual #2 and #6, and more!
(W) Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti (A) Horacio Domingues & Various (CA) Jonboy Meyers
In these stories from issues #5-8, the Ame-Comi universe is under attack! As an intergalactic threat strikes Earth and beyond, can the heroines band together in time to save everyone?
(W) Scott Snyder (A) Rafael Albuquerque, Various (CA) Rafael Albuquerque
Paranoia reigns supreme. It?s 1976, and this is the final chapter of the Eisner Award-winning American Vampire! At a seedy motorcycle rally in the desert where Skinner Sweet is closer than ever to his death wish, Pearl Jones and a shocking partner track him down for one last, desperate mission as the series that launched the careers of superstars Scott Snyder and Rafael Albuquerque concludes! Collects American Vampire 1976 #1-10.
(W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Rafael Albuquerque
Paranoia reigns supreme. It's 1976, and this is the final chapter of the Eisner Award-winning American Vampire! At a seedy motorcycle rally in the desert where Skinner Sweet is closer than ever to his death wish, Pearl Jones and a shocking partner track him down for one last, desperate mission as the series that launched the careers of superstars Scott Snyder and Rafael Albuquerque concludes! Collects AMERICAN VAMPIRE 1976 #1-10.
(W) Scott Snyder, Stephen King (A) Various (CA) Rafael Albuquerque
Art by Rafael Albuquerque, Sean Murphy, Dustin Nguyen and others Offered again! Chronicling the history of a new breed of vampire, American Vampire is a fresh look at an old monster?a generational epic showcasing the bloodlust that lay hidden beneath America?s most distinctive eras. Cunning, ruthless, and rattlesnake mean, Skinner Sweet is a thoroughly corrupt gunslinger. When European vampires come to the American Old West, they turn Skinner into a true monster: the very first American Vampire. Includes AMERICAN VAMPIRE #1-27, AMERICAN VAMPIRE: SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST #1-5, and AMERICAN VAMPIRE: LORD OF NIGHTMARES #1-5.
(W) Various (A) Various (CA) Rafael Albuquerque
Written by Scott Snyder, Rafael Albuquerque, Jeff Lemire and others Art by Rafael Albuquerque, Francesco Francavilla, Tula Lotay and others The American Vampire saga concludes in this massive omnibus that brings us to 1950s Hollywood, the 1970s, and even into space. This final volume brings Skinner Sweet?s journey through the decades to a close and collects AMERICAN VAMPIRE #28-34, AMERICAN VAMPIRE: THE LONG ROAD TO HELL #1, AMERICAN VAMPIRE: ANTHOLOGY #1-2, AMERICAN VAMPIRE: SECOND CYCLE #1-11, and AMERICAN VAMPIRE 1976 #1-10. Also features a brand-new cover and introduction from series artist and co-creator Rafael Albuquerque!
Art and cover by This first volume of the critically acclaimed series collects issues #1-5 and follows two stories: one written by Scott Snyder and one written by Stephen King, both with art by superstar Rafael Albuquerque. Snyder's tale follows Pearl, a young woman living in 1920s Los Angeles, who is brutally turned into a vampire and sets out on a path of righteous revenge against the European monsters who tortured and abused her. And in King's story set in the days of America's Wild West, readers learn the origin of Skinner Sweet, the original American vampire - a stronger, faster creature than any vampire ever seen before.
(W) Scott Snyder & Various (A) Rafael Albuquerque & Various (CA) Rafael Albuquerque
You are cordially invited to a party - to die for! These lost tales starring new characters and old favorites from AMERICAN VAMPIRE: THE LONG ROAD TO HELL #1, starring Travis Kidd - the vampire hunter who likes to 'bite them back' - plus the AMERICAN VAMPIRE ANTHOLOGY #1.
(W) John Ridley (A) Georges Jeanty & Various (CA) Georges Jeanty, Karl Story
Academy Award-winning author John Ridley (12 Years a Slave, Three Kings) presents an alternate U.S. history with the Civil Defense Corps, a team of superheroes, and their handlers, the FDAA (Federal Disaster Assistance Administration). The FDAA stages showdowns between 'superheroes' and 'super-villains,' but in reality they are little more than superpowered actors that front for the public. What will these manufactured superheroes do when real danger arrives at the door? Collects THE AMERICAN WAY #1-8 in a new anniversary edition that includes bonus material! MATURE READERS
(W) John Ridley (A) Georges Jeanty & Various (CA) Georges Jeanty
It's been a decade since the Civil Defense Corps was exposed as a fraud created by the U.S. Government for propaganda purposes. While most of the heroes who survived the catastrophe have retired or disappeared, the New American still carries on, trying to keep communities safe amid the social turmoil of the 1970s. Some of the American's former colleagues are on opposite sides of the law: Amber Waves joined a group of domestic terrorists, while Missy, a.k.a. Ole Miss, has thrown her hat into the political ring. As the ground shifts beneath his feet and new threats arise, which side will the American choose? Collects THE AMERICAN WAY #1-6.
(W) Shannon Hale, Dean Hale (A/CA) Asiah Fulmore
Amaya, princess of House Amethyst in Gemworld, and her brother love magical pranks. But when one goes much too far, her parents ground the young royal?to Earth! They hope a week in the mundane world teaches her that magic is a privilege?and maybe washing dishes by hand will help her realize that the palace servants should be respected. Three years later, Amy has settled into middle school and ordinary life. She doesn?t remember any other home. So when a prince of the realm brings her back to Gemworld and restores her magical destiny, how will she cope?
(W/A/CA) Amy Reeder
Amy Winston?better known as Princess Amethyst?returns to her magical kingdom to celebrate her 16th birthday in style. The only problem? Her kingdom is missing, her subjects have vanished, and none in the realm of Gemworld?not even her best friend, Lady Turquoise?remain loyal to her house! Alone and dejected, Amy is forced to confront dark secrets and explore the farthest reaches of Gemworld in order to find clues. Follow Amethyst?s mystical tour through astonishing crystalized kingdoms and encounter extraordinary creatures as she solves the mystery of her ransacked realm. Collects Amethyst #1-6.
(W) Grant Morrison (A) Chaz Truog & Various (CA) Brian Bolland
This collection introduces Buddy Baker, a second-rate superhero struggling with real-life issues and moral dilemmas. Buddy is a caring husband, devoted father, animal activist and super-powered being. But as he attempts to live up to all of his roles, he finds that there are no black-and-white situations in life. In these stories, Animal Man is called by S.T.A.R. Labs to investigate a break-in related to an AIDS vaccine, only to learn what inhumane acts are going on. Then, Animal Man is invited to join the Justice League of America, but fears that he may be out of his league. One of the best-loved titles by Grant Morrison, bestselling author of titles including WONDER WOMAN: EARTH ONE, ALL STAR SUPERMAN, BATMAN AND ROBIN, SEVEN SOLDIERS, DOOM PATROL, JLA, THE INVISIBLES, FINAL CRISIS and many more, is repackaged in a new hardcover. Collects ANIMAL MAN #1-10 and a story from SECRET ORIGINS #39.
(W) Jeff Lemire, Scott Snyder (A) Travel Foreman & Various (CA) Travel Foreman
Buddy Baker has gone from 'super' man to family man-but is he strong enough to hold his family together when his young daughter starts to manifest her own dangerous powers? And when the world has fallen to the Rot, Animal Man forms an uneasy alliance with Swamp Thing. Then, following the loss of his son, Animal Man finds he can't mourn in peace without constant media intrusions that his newfound fame as an actor have brought about. Collects Animal Man #0-29, Animal Man Annual #1-2 and Swamp Thing #12 and #17, plus a new introduction by Jeff Lemire!
(W) Grant Morrison (A) Various (CA) Brian Bolland
Art by Chaz Truog, Doug Hazlewood, and others Grant Morrison?s epic run on Animal Man collected in one massive hardcover. Buddy Baker has been experiencing visions of aliens, people transforming into strange pencil-like drawings, and hints of a terrible crisis. As his odyssey of self-discovery gives way to spiritual enlightenment as well as the depths of despair, Buddy meets his maker: a writer named Grant Morrison! Includes Animal Man #1-26 and a tale from Secret Origins #39.
(W) Neil Gaiman, Leslie S. Klinger (A) Sam Kieth, Mike Dringenberg, Malcolm Jones III, Chris Bachalo, And Others (CA) Dave McKean
Back in print! This oversize hardcover reprints The Sandman #1-20 annotated with page-by-page, panel-bypanel commentary explaining the history, references, hidden meanings, and other behind-the-scenes details from the making of this unforgettable series.
(W) Kate Karyus Quinn, Demitra Lunetta (A) Maca Gil
Piper P?jaro and Sloane MacBrute are two 13-year-old girls with very different lives but very similar secrets. Popular, outgoing Piper is strong-like, ripping-the-doors-off-cars strong. She longs to be a superhero, even if she tends to leave massive messes in her wake. Sloane, on the other hand, is snarky and super-smart. Like, evil-genius smart. To help her family, she has to put those smarts to use for her villainous grandfather. When a mission to steal an experimental technological device brings the two girls face to face with each other, the device sparks-and the two girls switch bodies! Now they must live in each other's shoes as they figure out a way to switch back. Anti/Hero is a story that explores what makes a hero, how one can find friendship where it's unexpected, and what it means to walk in another person's shoes...literally! Authors Kate Karyus Quinn (Another Little Piece, The Show Must Go On) and Demitria Lunetta (The Fade, Bad Blood) make their graphic novel debut alongside artist Maca Gil and introduce two new an
(W) Collin Kelly, Jackson Lanzing (A) Vasco Georgiev (CA) Jay Anacleto
With the Justice League taken out of commission, Aquaman and the Flash face an alien invasion on their own. Will this unlikely pair be able to find the weakness of this seemingly invincible foe and save the Earth? Writers Jackson Lanzing and Collin Kelly (Batman Beyond: Neo-Year, Captain America: Sentinel of Liberty) team up with rising-star artist Vasco Georgiev to deliver an epic tale of two heroes facing impossible odds. Collects AQUAMAN & THE FLASH: VOIDSONG #1-3.
(W) Various (A) Various (CA) Jim Lee, Scott Williams
Written by Mort Weisinger, Paul Kupperberg, Peter David, Geoff Johns, and others Art by Paul Norris, Ramona Fradon, Craig Hamilton, Jim Calafiore, and others Celebrate Aquaman's comic book debut in the pages of More Fun Comics #73 with this deluxe volume of iconic stories selected from eight decades of high-seas adventures. Featuring over 400 pages of classic and modern tales such as Aquaman Joins the Navy, The Legend of Aquaman, and The Trench--plus historical commentary from former Aquaman writers and editors Mark Waid, Paul Kupperberg, Robert Greenberger, and Paul Levitz--this edition is the perfect companion piece to the upcoming motion picture Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom!
(W) Jack E. Miller & Various (A) Paul Norris & Various (CA) Jim Lee, Scott Williams
Celebrate more than seven decades of the ruler of the seas, king of Atlantis, and Justice League team member: Aquaman! Since his debut in 1941, Aquaman has defeated villains and saved the world on land and in the ocean, and this anthology collects his brightest and darkest moments in the definitive look at his history as a DC Comics Super Hero. Whether it's Orin or Arthur Curry, Aquaman is a beloved and timeless hero, and we're pleased to present this collection in honor of his 75th Anniversary.
(W) Ram V. (A/CA) Christian Ward
Deep in the Pacific Ocean sits Point Nemo: the spaceship graveyard. But it's not only ships that sit at these dark depths. There's a structure never made by human hands. And that structure seems to be...waking up. The crew of the experimental submarine Andromeda have been chosen to investigate this mystery. But they aren't the only ones pursuing it. The master pirate Black Manta is on the hunt...and anything that attracts Black Manta attracts Arthur Curry, his lifelong foe, the Aquaman! But heaven help them all when the doors of the mystery at Point Nemo swing wide to admit them... Collects AQUAMAN: ANDROMEDA #1-3.
(W) Peter David (A) Joe St. Pierre & Various (CA) Jim Calafiore, Peter Palmiotti
In this second volume of undersea tales written by Peter David, an assassin called Deadline has been hired to kill Aquaman. To make matters worse, Aquaman's harpoon hand has been melted from his recent battles, and he must go to S.T.A.R. Labs in Metropolis to get a replacement. Will Aquaman be able to replace his 'hand' in time to save the city of Poseidonis and avoid the hit that's been put out on him? Collects AQUAMAN #9-20 and AQUAMAN ANNUAL #1.
(W) Various (A) Various (CA) V Ken Marion, Sandu Florea
Dive into both the old and new complexities of Aquaman?s legacy in this collection of classic tales and new imaginings from talent like Geoff Johns, Marv Wolfman, Tom Taylor, Steve Orlando, and more! Discover threads from the Aquaman mythology featuring iconic characters such as Mera, Black Manta, and Aqualad. What personal missions will they embark on, and what showdowns will ensue? Collects stories from Aquaman Giant #1-4 and Aquaman: Deep Dives #4, #6-7, and #9.
(W) Brandon Thomas (A) Ronan Cliquet (CA) Marco Santucci
A shadowy organization known only as Scorpio has resurfaced. While looting the past for artifacts and treasures, they've somehow altered the timeline, and only Aquaman and Green Arrow can fix it! This high-octane story celebrates 80 years of Green Arrow and Aquaman. Up is down, black is white, and everything we once knew is now the unknown. The only problem is that Aquaman is now Oliver Queen...and Green Arrow is now Arthur Curry. These heroes will have to work together to see if they can reclaim their old lives...if they even still exist. Collects AQUAMAN/GREEN ARROW ? DEEP TARGET #1-7.
(W) Kelly Sue DeConnick (A/CA) Robson Rocha, Daniel Henriques
In the wake of the epic 'Drowned Earth,' an amnesiac Arthur washes ashore on a remote island and ends up being cared for by a young woman named Caille, who's just a little too curious for comfort. And as a lifetime of horror movies has taught us, there's something strange going on in this island village. Aquaman needs to come to his senses quickly...or he might wind up sleeping with the fishes instead of just chatting with them. Collects AQUAMAN #43-47 by the new creative team of writer Kelly Sue DeConnick and artist Robson Rocha.
(W) Kelly Sue DeConnick (A) Robson Rocha, Viktor Bogdanovic (CA) Robson Rocha, Danny Miki
The tides turn for the Sea King as Kelly Sue DeConnick (Captain Marvel, Pretty Deadly) and red-hot artist Robson Rocha steer Aquaman into uncharted waters! Arthur Curry discovers more of his true nature and his connection to the seas. Once he regains his memories and uncovers the shocking truth of how he lost them, which home will he return to-the land or the sea? Plus, Aqualad returns, Mera makes a life-altering decision and Black Manta reunites with his dead father! Collects Aquaman #48-53 and Annual #2.
(W) John Arcudi (A) Patrick Gleason & Various (CA) Patrick Gleason, Christian Alamy
Just as citizens of Sub Diego are starting to adapt to their new life under the sea, Black Manta arrives with his own plans for the devastated city. While Aquaman and his new Aquagirl deal with this latest mystery, Atlantis is making its inroads with Sub Diego. This legendary storyline comes to a close in the lead-up to Infinite Crisis. Collects issues #32-39.
(W) Dan Abnett, Rob Williams (A) Joe Bennett & Various (CA) Rafa Sandoval
After Aquaman's undersea kingdom rises to become a world power of the surface, the Suicide Squad must infiltrate the city and send it back to the depths or die trying. The epic crossover event is collected here in these stories from Aquaman #39-40 and Suicide Squad #45-46.
It's 'One Year Later' after the events of Infinite Crisis, and Aquaman has totally changed! The new Aquaman begins the hunt for his missing father and fights a savage duel against an Atlantean warrior over his alliance with the much-feared King Shark. Also, the fate of Atlantis is revealed as Aquaman encounters a band of Atlanteans led by Mera! Who is the new savior of the seven seas and what happened to the original Aquaman? Collects AQUAMAN: SWORD OF ATLANTIS #40-49.