As the holidays arrive and the year comes to a close, we thought we’d take a look back at 2013 and commemorate some of the moments that really stood out in the world of DC Entertainment in a two-week DCComics.com series we’re calling “Ten Moments that Mattered.” Some of these moments were happy. Some were sad. They played out in the pages of our comics, on the big and small screen and in the halls of our office. However, all of them made a profound difference in the world of DC Comics and in the hearts and minds of our fans.
Artist J.H. Williams III is providing stunning interior illustrations and covers for Neil Gaiman's new limited series THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE.
Get a glimpse inside THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE Special Edition at USA TODAY.com to explore the creative process and find out what Williams III was listening to while drawing issue #1.
Yesterday, literary icon Neil Gaiman arrived at Boston's WBUR studio.
That's right, THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE commercial, featuring some of your favorite characters--Morpheus, Death and Merv Pumpkinhead--drawn by J.H. Williams, III, is currently running on cable channels and can also be seen on the Jumbotron in New York City's Times Square.
Check out some stills in the gallery above. Click here to see the full commercial with sound and watch the video footage from Times Square below!
This week marked the launch of the highly anticipated new limited series THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE by renowned fantasy writer Neil Gaiman and artist J.H. Williams, III. If you haven't kept up with the press coverage, check out some of the hightlights below.
This morning, Neil Gaiman spoke with Steve Inskeep on NPR’s Morning Edition about the 25th Anniversary of The Sandman and the debut of THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE. They discussed the ambitiousness of The Sandman series, the process of creating a comic book, whether Gaiman is the Sandman and more.
Trick or Treat?
It's Halloween and the Maniac Pumpkin Carvers created this incredible pumpkin featuring THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE cover art by Dave McKean.
Check out the glowing Morpheus in the gallery above and have spooktacular day!
Twenty-five years ago THE SANDMAN entered our dreams.
The New York Times best-selling author Neil Gaiman returns to the world of The Endless with a new story – THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE, with the first installment of the six-issue series hitting stores and available digitally today. The comic marks Gaiman’s first Sandman story in 10 years.