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What makes a comic book essential? It's not always an easy question to answer, but DC Entertainment Co-Publishers Jim Lee and Dan DiDio did just that at a recent fan event moderated by Tiffany Smith. In this DC All Access clip, we hear from both of them on comic books that inspired them, how certain storylines make their way into DC movies and TV shows, and the important role Vertigo has played in comics' legacy. DC All Access is your connection to all of the latest DC Comics news and announcements.

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VERTIGO Solicits



Art and cover by SEAN MURPHY

1:25 Variant cover by ADAM KUBERT

On sale MAY 1 • 32 pg, FC, 1 of 10, $2.99 US • MATURE READERS


When Marine Biologist Lee Archer is approached by the Department of Homeland Security for help with a new threat, she declines, but quickly realizes they won’t take no for an answer. Soon she is plunging to the depths of the Arctic Circle to a secret, underwater oilrig where they’ve discovered something miraculous and terrifying...

A Vertigo Valentine’s Day with couples to remember

This Valentine’s Day I asked the Vertigo editors to pick a few couples from both classic and current Vertigo titles that defy our expectations of coupledom. I hope you enjoy this unique twist on the holiday we love to not love. Let’s start off with Will Dennis’ picks: scal_42_dylux-2-copy

What Vertigo titles do you recommend giving this holiday season?

I’d recommend the latest issue of SCALPED cuz nothing says “Happy Holidays” quite like a gritty crime comic about a meth-addicted, under-cover FBI agent with a heroin junkie for a girlfriend, a murdered mother, and a pretend job as an enforcer for the local Mob boss who would not hesitate to kill him if he found out the truth. God bless us all...everyone!” –Will Dennis

Reverend Jesse Custer goes to Texas

In yesterday’s post we had a great quote by Garth Ennis. Speaking of Ennis, PREACHER, one of the most celebrated Vertigo titles ever, will be available in hardcover for the first time next month. Book One includes a new intro by Ennis himself, titled ’The Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread’ and a pinup gallery of art from issues 50 and 66. Read the first issue here. And now for the pinups. Below, are a few that are included in this special volume.
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