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Before Watchmen Omnibus

Posted in Just something to say with tags , , , , , , , , , , on February 2, 2019 by getbent57

Before_Watchmen_OmnibusMay years about heard about a spin off comics books for Watchmen.  Which on of the most famous graphic novels.  They made an awesome movie based off it back in 2009.  This happens to be one of my all time favourite movies.  These spins offs are prequels under the name Before Watchmen.  There are nine books with one to six issues.  Have known about the trade paperbacks for while.  All most bought a few.  It was just I wanted to them all.  It was hard to track all them down.  Now I have read about the Before Watchmen Omnibus.  This collects all the books and turning them into on giant one.  Amazon.ca has it.  The thing is they are asking $100.00.  Am sure if you add up the price of all the trades it would equal out to be the same.  Will keep on eye on it.  There might be a price drop at some point.

Before Watchmen

Posted in Just something to say with tags , , , , , , , on February 10, 2012 by getbent57

BeforeWatchmen Just heard there will be more Watchmen comics coming out.  Being called Before Watchmen.  You can read the press release > here.  Think this is a cool idea.  The seven series books, broken into four to six issues are prequel to the Watchmen graphic novel.  Not sure when they will start coming out but I think the summer-ish.  Would like to get them but I think I will hold out until they are all put together in one book.  Love the Watchmen so looking forward to checking them out.  Below is the break down of the issues.

  • RORSCHACH (4 issues) – Writer: Brian Azzarello. Artist: Lee Bermejo
  • MINUTEMEN (6 issues) – Writer/Artist: Darwyn Cooke
  • COMEDIAN (6 issues) – Writer: Brian Azzarello. Artist: J.G. Jones
  • DR. MANHATTAN (4 issues) – Writer: J. Michael Straczynski. Artist: Adam Hughes
  • NITE OWL (4 issues) – Writer: J. Michael Straczynski. Artists: Andy and Joe Kubert
  • OZYMANDIAS (6 issues) – Writer: Len Wein. Artist: Jae Lee
  • SILK SPECTRE (4 issues) – Writer: Darwyn Cooke. Artist: Amanda Conner