The sci-fi collection STRANGE ADVENTURES went on sale this week with exclusive previews appearing at:
The LA TIMES/Hero Complex previewed of ULTRA THE MULTI ALIEN, written and illustrated by Jeff Lemire.
GAWKER/I09 previewed A “TRUE TALE” FROM SAUCER COUNTRY, written by Paul Cornell and with art by Goran Sudzuka.
WIRED/Underwire previewed POST-MODERN PROMETHEUS, written and illustrated by Kevin Colden.
AOL/Comics Alliance previewed PARTNERS, written by Peter Milligan and with art by Sylvain Savoia.
MTV GEEK previewed CASE 21, written by Selwyn Hinds and with art by Denys Cowan.
And COMIC BOOK RESOURCES previewed of this fall’s new limited series SPACEMAN, by Brian Azzarello and Eduardo Risso.
This May, Vertigo will publish STRANGE ADVENTURES #1, a collection of science fiction short stories as only Vertigo can do them.
Written and drawn by some of the comic industries most sought after talents, STRANGE ADVENTURES also features some exciting new talents making their Vertigo debut!
This volume also includes, the first chapter of SPACEMAN, a new series by the Eisner award-winning team of 100 BULLETS, Brian Azzarello and Eduardo Risso debuting this Fall.
Check out the issue’s Table of Contents below and here’s a first look at the cover by Paul Pope:
Table of Contents:
“All The Pretty Ponies”
Writer Lauren Beukes
Artist Inaki Miranda
“The White Room”
Writer Talia Hershewe
Artist Juan Bobillo
Writer Selwyn Hinds
Artist Denys Cowan
Writer and Artist Kevin Colden
“Ultra The Multi-Alien”
Writer and Artist Jeff Lemire
Writer and Artist Ross Campbell
Writer Peter Milligan
Artist Sylvain Savoia
“A ‘True Tale’ From Saucer Country”
Writer Paul Cornell
Artist Goran Sudzuka
Writer Brian Azzarello
Artist Eduardo Risso
This May don’t miss STRANGE ADVENTURES #1 written by some of the greatest comic book writers of our time, including Peter Milligan, Scott Snyder, and Jeff Lemire! Also featuring exciting new talents in comics making their vertigo debut!
From the far reaches of space to the not so distant future, Vertigo brings you a collection of 8 ten page science fiction short stories as only Vertigo can do them.
Plus: The Eisner award-winning team of 100 BULLETS, Brian Azzarello and Eduardo Risso reunite to bring you the first chapter of their upcoming new series SPACEMAN!
Cover by Paul Pope. Check out the variant cover by Mark Buckingham.
AZZ: I got an idea for a new series.
ME: What’s it called?
ME: SPACEMAN? Is that one word or two?
AZZ: It’s one. Like SUPERMAN.
ME: It’s like SUPERMAN?
AZZ: No! It’s like SUPERMAN but not like SUPERMAN.
ME: So what’s it about.
AZZ: A spaceman. What the hell else would it be about?
ME: Right. And it’s with the entire 100 BULLETS team?
Azz: That’s the plan.
ME: Cool. Can we get it out in 2011?
AZZ: Why the hell not?
ME: Book it.
Exclusive first look at the spaceman: