Way, way back in the 1990’s DC Comics launched their mature readers line Vertigo Comics. If that sounds familiar…It’s because it is! I could recount what’s come before but I’m here for the 31 Days of Horror and we’re taking a look at DC/Vertigo’s Swamp Thing!
The Prince of Lies, The First of the Fallen, The Light Bringer, The Morning Star, The Lord of Hell…and one-time night-club owner heralds a brand new Vertigo Comics with a brand new first issue!
Fan favourite character, the Sandman, returns in the first issue of The Dreaming – a new monthly series from Vertigo Comics.
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A funny thing happened on the way to the Vertigo Comics section of the comic book stand: It wasn’t there anymore. Well, it hasn’t been there for some time, really. … Continue reading It’s Time For The Crazy Necessity Of “Doom Patrol #1” On The Wednesday Run
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Two years ago, television viewing audiences who love gothic horror mingled with their detective genre got a taste of the mind-blowing first season of True Detective. It was as good … Continue reading Go South, Go Gothic With THE DARK & BLOODY #1 On The Wednesday Run
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