Watchmen #[nn] [First Print]
([September] 1987)

DC, 1987 Series
 
Price:
14.95 USD; 19.50 CAD
Pages:
420
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [bullet]
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Barry Marx
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
squarebound; trade paperback

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

For 11th printing, cover is a portion of a blood-stained yellow smiley face, ISBN 0-930289-23-4, publication design by Julia Sabbagh, price $19.95 USD; $32.95 CAD, cover notes "Winner of the Hugo Award."

Date listed is original release date.


[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bloody shards of glass in a broken window high up in a skyscraper.

WATC (Table of Contents)

filler / 3 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Frontispiece: first 2 pages spell "WATC", with first page on inside front cover. Third page is solid black.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 2 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title pages, listing credits and publishing information.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

"With special thanks to Neil Gaiman, Mike Lake, Pat Mills, and Joe Orlando."

Chapter I (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter I" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

At Midnight, All the Agents... (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Steven Fine; police detective (Fine's partner); The Comedian [Edward Morgan Blake]; Hollis Mason [original Nite Owl]; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Happy Harry; Steve; Adrian Veidt [Ozymandias]; Dr. Manhattan [Jon Osterman]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]
Reprints:

Under The Hood [Chapters I, II] (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / text story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hollis Mason; Mr. Mason (Hollis' father); Moe Vernon; Fred Motz; Hooded Justice
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text with illustrations. Written as if excerpts from a book, "Under The Hood", by Hollis Mason [Nite Owl].

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 11:49, on otherwise black page.

Chapter II (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter II" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

Absent Friends (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sally Juspeczyk [original Silk Spectre]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Dr. Manhattan [Jon Osterman]; Adrian Veidt [Ozymandias]; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; The Comedian [Edward Blake]; Hollis Mason [original Nite Owl]; Hooded Justice; Byron Lewis [Mothman]; Captain Metropolis [Nelson Gardner]; Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Richard Nixon; Janey Slater; Edgar William Jacobi [Moloch]; The Silhouette; Dollar Bill
Reprints:

Under The Hood [Chapters III, IV] (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sally Juspeczyk [original Silk Spectre]; The Comedian [Edward Blake]; Hollis Mason [original Nite Owl]; Hooded Justice; Byron Lewis [Mothman]; Captain Metropolis [Nelson Gardner]; The Silhouette; Dollar Bill; Edgar William Jacobi [Morloch]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text with illustrations. Written as if excerpts from a book, "Under The Hood", by Hollis Mason [Nite Owl].

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 11:50, with a hint of blood running from top of page, on otherwise black page.

Chapter III (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter III" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

The Judge of All The Earth (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bernie; Bernard; Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Dr. Manhattan [Jon Osterman]; Janey Slater; locksmith; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Mr. Forbes; knot-tops; Doug Roth; Tina Price; Jim Weiss; Richard Nixon; Henry Kissenger; US army generals; comic book character
Reprints:

Under The Hood [Chapter V] (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hollis Mason [original Nite Owl]; Sally Juspeczyk [original Silk Spectre]; Lawrence Schexnayder; Hooded Justice; Rolf Müller
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text with illustrations. Written as if excerpts from a book, "Under The Hood", by Hollis Mason [Nite Owl].

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 11:51, with some blood running from top of page, on otherwise black page.

Chapter IV (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter IV" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

Watchmaker (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Manhattan [Jon Osterman]; Janey Slater; Mr. Osterman; Wally Weaver; Dr. Milton Glass; Captain Metropolis [Nelson Gardner]; Sally Juspeczyk [original Silk Spectre]; The Comedian [Edward Blake]; Hollis Mason [original Nite Owl]; Byron Lewis [Mothman]; Edgar William Jacobi [Moloch]; Adrian Veidt [Ozymandias]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Richard Nixon; Bubastis
Reprints:

Dr. Manhattan: Super-Powers and the Superpowers (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Milton Glass; Dr. Manhattan [Jon Osterman]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text with illustrations. Written as if an article by Prof. Milton Glass.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 11:52, with some blood running from top of page, on otherwise black page.

Chapter V (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter V" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

Fearful Symmetry (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Edgar William Jacobi [Moloch]; Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Dolores Sharp; Steven Fine; police detective (Fine's partner); Bernie; Bernard; comic book character; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Adrian Veidt [Ozymandias]; Adrian Veidt's secretary; Joey [Josephine]; Officer Shaw; Officer Greaves; police officers; Roy Victor Chess
Reprints:

A Man on Fifteen Dead Men's Chests (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons; ? (photo)
Inks:
Dave Gibbons; ? (photo)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Edward Teach [Blackbeard]; Joe Orlando; Max Shea; Walt Feinburg
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text with illustrations. Written as if a Chapter 5 excerpted from a book, "Treasure Island Treasury of Comics."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 11:53, with some blood running from top of page, on otherwise black page.

Chapter VI (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter VI" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

The Abyss Gazes Also (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Malcolm Long; Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Mrs. Kovacs; Richie; Richie's friend; Gloria Long; prisoners; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Adrian Veidt [Ozymandias]; The Comedian [Edward Blake]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Dr. Manhattan [Jon Osterman]; Captain Metropolis [Nelson Gardner]; Bernard; Gerald Grice; Randy; Diana
Reprints:

Walter J. Kovacs Police Report (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text with illustrations. Written as if the arrest report for Rorschach, along with various supporting documents.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 11:54, with blood running from top down about 1/4 of the page, on otherwise black page.

Chapter VII (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter VII" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

A Brother to Dragons (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Dolores Sharp; Hector Godfrey; Dr. Malcolm Long; Max Shea; Dr. Ed Corey; Adrian Veidt [Ozymandias]; Benny Anger; Red D'Eath
Reprints:

Blood from the Shoulder of Pallas (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text with illustrations. Written as if a magazine article by Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl].

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 11:55, with blood running from top down about 1/3 of the page, on otherwise black page.

Chapter VIII (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter VIII" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

Old Ghosts (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hollis Mason [original Nite Owl]; Sally Juspeczyk [original Silk Spectre]; Bernie; Bernard; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Officer Mulhearney; Michael; Big Figure; Lawrence; Steven Fine; Seymour; Hector Godfrey; Max Shea; Hira Manish; Doug Roth; Derf; Joey [Josephine]; Dr. Manhattan [Jon Osterman]; police detective (Fine's partner); knot-tops; comic book character
Reprints:

New Frontiersman (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Hooded Justice; Doug Roth; Hector Godfrey; Max Shea
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text with illustrations. Written as if a printer's paste-up copy of an issue of "New Frontiersman" newspaper.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 11:56, with blood running from top down about 1/2 of the page, on otherwise black page.

Chapter IX (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter IX" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

The Darkness of Mere Being (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Dr. Manhattan [Jon Osterman]; Sally Juspeczyk [original Silk Spectre]; Lawrence Schexnayder; Hollis Mason [original Nite Owl]; Captain Metropolis [Nelson Gardner]; Byron Lewis [Mothman]; The Comedian [Edward Blake]; Janey Slater; Gerald Ford
Reprints:

[Sal's Scrapbook] (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sally Juspeczyk [original Silk Spectre]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Edmund "King" Taylor; Captain Metropolis [Nelson Gardner]; Lawrence Schexnayder
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text with illustrations. Written as if items in a scrapbook kept by Sally Juspeczyk [Sally Jupiter].

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 11:57, with blood running from top down beyond 1/2 of the page, on otherwise black page.

Chapter X (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter X" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

Two Riders Were Approaching... (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Richard Nixon; Gerald Ford; Henry Kissenger; Gordon Liddy; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Dolores Sharp; Adrian Veidt [Ozymandias]; Mr. Veidt's assistants; Bubastis; Bernard; comic book character; Max Shea; Hira Manish; Joey [Josephine]; Hector Godfrey; Seymour
Reprints:

Veidt (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Adrian Veidt [Ozymandias]; Leo Winston; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl] (doll); Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs] (doll); Edgar William Jacobi [Moloch] (doll); Bubastis (doll)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text with illustrations. Written as if several internal memos and letters of the Veidt companies.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 11:58, with blood running from top down beyond 2/3 of the page, on otherwise black page.

Chapter XI (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter XI" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

Look on My Works, Ye Mighty... (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Adrian Veidt [Ozymandias]; Mr. Veidt's assistants; Bubastis; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Aline; Bernard; locksmith; Joey [Josephine]; Gloria Long; Dr. Malcolm Long; The Comedian [Edward Blake]; Dr. Manhattan [Jon Osterman]; Captain Metropolis [Nelson Gardner]; Sally Juspeczyk [original Silk Spectre]; Bernie; Steven Fine; police detective (Fine's partner); Robert Deschaines's brain
Reprints:

After the Masquerade (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Adrian Veidt [Ozymandias]; Doug Roth; Bubastis
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text with illustrations. Written as if an article in magazine "Nova Express" by Doug Roth. Includes "ad" for Nostalgia cologne.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 11:59, with blood running from top down to the clock, covering the remainder of page.

Chapter XII (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Len Wein (original)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Chapter XII" replaces "Watchmen" from original cover.

A Stronger Loving World (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins
Letters:
Dave Gibbons
Editing:
Len Wein (original); Barbara Randall (assistant, original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Manhattan [Jon Osterman]; ]; Laurie Juspeczyk [Silk Spectre]; Adrian Veidt [Ozymandias]; Rorschach [Walter P. Kovacs]; Daniel Dreiberg [Nite Owl]; Sally Juspeczyk [original Silk Spectre]; Hector Godfrey; Seymour
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
John Higgins

Indexer Notes

Picture of a clock at 12:00, with blood nearly covering clock and page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Juvenal
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Quote from Juvenal's "Satires": "Who watches the Watchmen?"

The Stars of The DC Universe (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Promotion for DC's other trade paperbacks.

HMEN (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Last 2 pages spell "HMEN", with final page on inside back cover.

["Watchmen Is Peerless"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Melinda Beggie (photo); Helen Shields (photo)
Inks:
Melinda Beggie (photo); Helen Shields (photo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Promotional blurbs for the book from Mikal Gilmore; Richard Gehr; and Steve Edgell, along with short bios of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons.

Indexer Notes

On back cover. Photos of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    Watchmen
  2. 1. WATC
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. Chapter I
    Watchmen
  6. 5. At Midnight, All the Agents...
    Watchmen
  7. 6. Under The Hood [Chapters I, II]
    Watchmen
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. Chapter II
    Watchmen
  10. 9. Absent Friends
    Watchmen
  11. 10. Under The Hood [Chapters III, IV]
    Watchmen
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. Chapter III
    Watchmen
  14. 13. The Judge of All The Earth
    Watchmen
  15. 14. Under The Hood [Chapter V]
    Watchmen
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
  17. 16. Chapter IV
    Watchmen
  18. 17. Watchmaker
    Watchmen
  19. 18. Dr. Manhattan: Super-Powers and the Superpowers
    Watchmen
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
  21. 20. Chapter V
    Watchmen
  22. 21. Fearful Symmetry
    Watchmen
  23. 22. A Man on Fifteen Dead Men's Chests
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  24. 23. [no title indexed]
  25. 24. Chapter VI
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  26. 25. The Abyss Gazes Also
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  27. 26. Walter J. Kovacs Police Report
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  28. 27. [no title indexed]
  29. 28. Chapter VII
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  30. 29. A Brother to Dragons
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  31. 30. Blood from the Shoulder of Pallas
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  32. 31. [no title indexed]
  33. 32. Chapter VIII
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  34. 33. Old Ghosts
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  35. 34. New Frontiersman
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  36. 35. [no title indexed]
  37. 36. Chapter IX
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  38. 37. The Darkness of Mere Being
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  39. 38. [Sal's Scrapbook]
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  40. 39. [no title indexed]
  41. 40. Chapter X
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  42. 41. Two Riders Were Approaching...
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  43. 42. Veidt
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  44. 43. [no title indexed]
  45. 44. Chapter XI
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  46. 45. Look on My Works, Ye Mighty...
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  47. 46. After the Masquerade
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  48. 47. [no title indexed]
  49. 48. Chapter XII
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  50. 49. A Stronger Loving World
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  51. 50. [no title indexed]
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  53. 52. The Stars of The DC Universe
  54. 53. HMEN
  55. 54. ["Watchmen Is Peerless"]
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