Joshua Dysart co-created and wrote the cult hit comic book series Violent Messiahs in 1997. Since then he has done work for virtually every major comic book publisher, including DC COMICS, VERTIGO, Dark Horse, Image, IDW and Penny Farthing Press. He wrote the comic book adaptation of the film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon for Art Asylum, authored the one-shot Van Helsing: Beneath the Rue Morgue (an original story featuring the character from the Universal film) and penned Skull & Bones: A Monster House Story, which was tied into the Sony animated children's film. He's also had his comic books included in the packaging for both The Age Of Conan MMO computer game from Funcom and the Hellboy platform game from Konami. He has written a two volume 270-page graphic novel for Avril Lavigne entitled Make 5 Wishes published by Del Rey Manga/Random House which has been printed in over seven languages as well as digitally distributed throughout Asia.
These stories from THE UNEXPECTED #1 and GHOSTS #1 spotlight a space heist on a ghost ship, a spirit who wants to play synthesizer in a techno band, a...
SWAMP THING BOOK 2: LOVE IN VAIN
Reprinting issues #9-14 of this VERTIGO character's newest incarnation, SWAMP THING: LOVE IN VAIN features the first two story arcs from writer Joshua Dysart — "Love in Vain" and "A Measure of Faith" — and continues to showcase the spectacular art of Enrique Breccia.
UNKNOWN SOLDIER VOL. 1: HAUNTED HOUSE
"UNKNOWN SOLDIER could be a new Vertigo classic." — The Onion"A story with teeth, unafraid to confront some horrific truths about the world we live in, Joshua Dysart's UNKNOWN SOLDIER is a comic that genuinely matters." — Garth Ennis"This is an immensely brave, intelligent and ruthless piece of work. You need to read it." — Warren Ellis
NEIL YOUNG'S GREENDALE
Legendary singer-songwriter, musician and activist Neil Young brings one of his most personal albums, GREENDALE, to comics. Overseeing the work of acclaimed writer Joshua Dysart (UNKNOWN SOLDIER) and fan-favorite artist Cliff Chiang (HUMAN TARGET), they compose a graphic novel that explores a whole new dimension to the album that Rolling Stone voted as one of the best of its year.In the Fall of 2003, as the nation gallops into war, a politically active teenage girl named Sun lives, loves and dreams in a small California town named Greendale.
NEIL YOUNG’S GREENDALE
Legendary singer-songwriter, musician and activist Neil Young brings one of his most personal albums, GREENDALE, to comics. In the fall of 2003, as the nation...
SWAMP THING BOOK 3: HEALING THE BREACH
A new collection featuring issues #15-20 of the ongoing series. With the consciousness of Alec Holland still separated from its former host and scattered across the world, the Swamp Thing must face a new threat to the Green which is manifesting itself inside a growing dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico.
UNKNOWN SOLDIER VOL. 2: EASY KILL
In this second volume, collecting issues #7-14 of the acclaimed series, a militant group makes the Unknown Soldier an offer: To focus the world's attention on Africa's problems, kill American celebrity Margaret Wells on Ugandan soil.
UNKNOWN SOLDIER VOL. 3: DRY SEASON
A brutal murder at an IDP camp sends The Unknown Soldier spiraling into the dark underground of the refugee population in this new collection of issues #15-20.