The past few years, Vertigo Comics has relied on a combination of fan-favorite titles combined with several choice innovative projects to keep the most daring line in comics fresh. This passing weekend, at Comic-Con International in San Diego, the heads of Vertigo announced 12 brand-new series’ set to be published in October and ushering in a modern day Vertigo resurgence.
On Thursday at San Diego Comic-Con, DC Comics editor Brian Cunningham was the head of a panel of Vertigo’s most celebrated names and gave convention attendees a look at a bundle of all-new titles from the publisher plus a look at the future of some Vertigo staples. With Cunningham were Vertigo executive editor Shelly Bond, artist Mike Allred (“iZombie”) writer Simon Oliver (“FBP: Federal Bureau of Physics”), writer Scott Snyder (“American Vampire,” “The Wake), artist Rafael Albuquerque (“American Vampire”), writer Tom King (“Grayson,” “Omega Men”), writer/artist Lee Bermejo (“Suiciders”), writer Gilbert Hernandez (“Love and Rockets”) and writer Gail Simone (“Secret Six”).
You can check out some of the upcoming titles below:
The titles from the gallery of covers above are:
- The Twilight Children
- Survivor’s Club
- Clean Room
- Art Ops
- Slash & Burn
- Red Thorn
- Interior art for Jacked #1
- The Sheriff of Baghdad
- New Romancer
- Last Gang In Town
Are you excited for these upcoming titles from this list of big-time players in the comic industry? Which title are you most excited for? Let us know in the comments below!
Source(s): Comic Book Resources