Jeff Lemire’s epic story about an orphaned young boy with antlers and a love of chocolate wows readers on a monthly basis. In SWEET TOOTH Vol. 3: Animal Armies, collecting issues #12-17, Gus and the other hybrid kids meet a new ally in the militia camp, but will he help them find a way out? And Jepperd begins to assemble an army of his own to take down the militia camp. But can he control the forces he's set in motion?
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Editor Mark Doyle shares how Jeff Lemire’s ULTRA THE MULTI ALIEN story in STRANGE ADVENTURES (on sale now) came about.
Take it away Mark.
“You should call Jeff Lemire,” former Vertigo Editor, turned-Hollywood Mogul, Pornsak Pichetshote said to me. “He’s crazy about all that old stuff.”
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!
Jeff Lemire, fashion designer?
Out in the snow and freezing cold, the characters of SWEET TOOTH need some warm clothes to bundle up in. So leave it to the amazing Jeff Lemire to dress them in cozy coats and scarves. Jeff shares some of his “winter gear” design sketches with us as the Endangered Species storyline begins in issue #20 on sale now.
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.
The 2011 JOE SHUSTER AWARD nominees for outstanding achievements of Canadian comic book creators, publishers and retailers were announced today. Among the nominees whose work has been published by DC Comics are, Francis Manapul, Fiona Staples, Cameron Stewart, Dave McCaig, J. Torres and Jeff Lemire, who was nominated in a total of three categories: Outstanding Comic Book Cartoonist, Outstanding Comic Book Cover Artist and Outstanding Comic Book Writer.
Congratulations to all the nominees.
Jeff Lemire is extremely creative. As writer and artist of SWEET TOOTH he’s trying new techniques all the time and issue #18 is the perfect example. Told horizontally with text and illustrations, the conclusion to Animal Armies is reminiscent of a children’s storybook.
Here’s a glimpse inside so you know exactly what I mean: