(1992 [February 1993])

DC, 1993 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages
36
On-sale date
1992-12-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Suggested for Mature Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC; Vertigo
Editing
Karen Berger
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Comic presents previews of the new Vertigo line of comics in two page segments as well as a brand new stand-alone Sandman story; Although the cover gives this issue as #1, the indicia leaves it unnumbered.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Vertigo / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Kent Williams; Chris Bachalo; Matt Wagner; Sean Phillips; Paul Johnson; Glenn Fabry; Duncan Fegredo ?
Inks
Kent Williams; Mark Buckingham; Matt Wagner; Sean Phillips; Chris Bachalo; Paul Johnson; Glenn Fabry; Duncan Fegredo ?
Colors
?

Genre
adventure; detective-mystery; fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense; superhero

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover is a pastiche of Vertigo cover artists. The artist for the Enigma portion is uncertain.

Death: The High Cost of Living (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Death / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Vertigo: If You Don't Already Know Us, You've Probably Seen Us Around. (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Vertigo / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Enigma (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Enigma / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Sandman Mystery Theatre (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Sandman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Mercy (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Mercy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Kid Eternity (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Kid Eternity / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Sebastian O (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Sebastian O / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Black Orchid (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Black Orchid / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Animal Man (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Animal Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Doom Patrol (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Doom Patrol / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Hellblazer (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Hellblazer / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Shade The Changing Man (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Shade / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Swamp Thing (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Swamp Thing / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Fear of Falling (Table of Contents: 14)

Sandman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Neil Gaiman
Pencils
Kent Williams
Inks
Kent Williams
Colors
Sherilyn Van Valkenburgh
Letters
Todd Klein

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was getting late, and I was losing it fast.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Janet; Todd Faber; Dream [Morpheus]; Matthew the Raven; the Hecateae
Synopsis
Sandman invades a dream to teach a young man how to cope with his fear of falling.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This original story did not appear in the ongoing Sandman series.

We're Handing You a Line (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Vertigo
  2. 1. Death: The High Cost of Living
    Death
  3. 2. Vertigo: If You Don't Already Know Us, You've Probably Seen Us Around.
    Vertigo
  4. 3. Enigma
    Enigma
  5. 4. Sandman Mystery Theatre
    Sandman
  6. 5. Mercy
    Mercy
  7. 6. Kid Eternity
    Kid Eternity
  8. 7. Sebastian O
    Sebastian O
  9. 8. Black Orchid
    Black Orchid
  10. 9. Animal Man
    Animal Man
  11. 10. Doom Patrol
    Doom Patrol
  12. 11. Hellblazer
    Hellblazer
  13. 12. Shade The Changing Man
    Shade
  14. 13. Swamp Thing
    Swamp Thing
  15. 14. Fear of Falling
    Sandman
  16. 15. We're Handing You a Line
    Vertigo
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nuno Miranda
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Vik-Thor Rose
  • Douglas Sederberg
  • Peter Croome
  • Ralf Haring
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Kelly Langston-Smith