DC Comics includes the deluxe hardcover, Vertigo: A Celebration of 25 Years with its October solicitations, promising interviews with some of comics’ most innovative voices.
Vertigo Comics, established by Karen Berger in 1993, was intended to be a mature reader imprint for industry-giant DC Comics. For many, however, it became so much more. Vertigo was home to wild imagination, innovation, and masterful story-telling that still resonates throughout the industry today. The list of widely influential Vertigo titles, from Sandman to Fables, Doom Patrol to 100 Bullets, and countless others is almost too many to list. Vertigo was where Neil Gaiman, Annie Nocenti, Garth Ennis, Grant Morrison, Mark Buckingham, Warren Ellis and countless others found space to execute some of the finest work to ever be printed in funny books. Join DC Comics to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the imprint, which will feature interviews from those who lived it in historical jaunt through 25 years of Vertigo.
VERTIGO: A CELEBRATION OF 25 YEARS HC
curated by SCOTT BRYAN WILSON
introduction by SCOTT SNYDER
afterword by MARK DOYLE
interviews with Garth Ennis, Glenn Fabry, Jamie Delano, Colleen Doran, Jeff Lemire, Jock, Lee Bermejo, Becky Cloonan, Mark Buckingham, Peter Milligan, Sean Murphy, Todd Klein, Ann Nocenti, Kurt Busiek, Paul Levitz, Devin Grayson, Rachel Pollack, Cliff Chiang, J.M. DeMatteis, Paul Jenkins, Mike Allred, Brian K. Vaughan and dozens of other Vertigo creators
design cover featuring art by CHRIS BACHALO
One of the most influential imprints in comics history celebrates its 25th anniversary in this lavish collection of art and interviews, VERTIGO: A CELEBRATION OF 25 YEARS!
This deluxe hardcover revisits the history of the innovative imprint as told by the people who lived it. A luxurious hybrid of oral history and retrospective art book, VERTIGO: A CELEBRATION OF 25 YEARS features a comprehensive timeline of every Vertigo project ever released and insightful new interviews and behind-the-scenes intrigue with Vertigo writers, artists, editors, designers and publishers, while showcasing the magnificent Vertigo covers and interiors from some of comics’ greatest and most influential artists.
Vertigo has long been renowned for some of the best graphic story-telling of all time, as it’s been home to such groundbreaking series as THE SANDMAN, SAGA OF THE SWAMP THING, THE INVISIBLES, DOOM PATROL, Y: THE LAST MAN, PREACHER, FABLES, 100 BULLETS—and that’s just to start. With Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, Brian K. Vaughan, Scott Snyder, Garth Ennis, Brian Azzarello, Frank Quitely, Matt Wagner, Jeff Lemire and countless others among its illustrious alumni, Vertigo has been the place where iconic talent and story meet. VERTIGO: A CELEBRATION OF 25 YEARS is a dynamic look back at some of the greatest comics in industry history.
ON SALE 11.07.18
$39.99 US | 400 PAGES
FC | MATURE READERS
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