Le mythe des super-héros et l'histoire du comic-book décryptés par l'un de ses plus fins activistes : le scénariste Grant Morrison (Batman, JLA, Flex Mentallo, Nous3...). Un essai érudit et iconoclaste pour comprendre comment de simples personnages de BD sont devenus des icônes mondiales et le reflet d'un siècle.
Eisner Award Winner: Best New Series The Man of Steel goes toe-to-toe with Bizarro, his oddball twin, and the new character Zibarro, also from the Bizarro planet. And Superman faces the final revenge of Lex Luthor in the form of his own death! All-Star Superman is a spectacular reimagining of the Superman mythos, from the Man of Steel's origin to his greatest foes and beyond. Combining their singular talents to create a new and brilliant vision of the Man of Steel, comics storytellers Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely are reunited with their WE3 collaborator Jamie Grant for one of the greatest Superman stories ever imagined. Collects All-Star Superman #1-12. The DC Black Label imprint features classic DC characters in compelling, standalone stories written and illustrated by world-class authors and artists.
Grant Morrison and Dave McKean's timeless, genre-bending tale BATMAN: ARKHAM ASYLUM is brought back to its classic beauty in this New Edition! Batman faces his most dangerous foes and his inner demons in order to retake Arkham Asylum from the grips of The Joker, Poison Ivy, Two-Face and many more.
B>Written by legendary comics creator Grant Morrison and beautifully illustrated by artist Dave McKean, the timeless, genre-bending tale BATMAN: ARKHAM ASYLUM is brought back to its classic beauty in this deluxe hardcover edition!br> /b>br>br>In 1920, following the death of his disturbed mother, brilliant psychologist Amadeus Arkham began the conversion of his ancestral home into a hospital for the treatment of the mentally ill. More than half a century later, the Arkham Asylum for the Criminally Insane is a place of dismalbr>corridors and oppressive shadows — a dark riddle in stone and timber, best left unsolved.br> br>Within its claustrophobic walls the demented and deformed enemies of the Batman brood in padded cells and unlit cellars, dreaming of a day when they might rise up and overthrow the world of reason.br> br>That day has finally come.br> br>It is April 1st, and the lunatics have taken over the asylum. Led by the Joker, Arkham’s inmates issue a terrible ultimatum to the man responsible for their imprisonment. The Batman must descend into this heart of darkness, confront his greatest foes, and face the truth of his own divided identity — or condemn himself to share their fate.br> br>This edition collects Arkham Asylum #1 and Batman Arkham Asylum 25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition.br>
" seven soldiers est une épopée imaginée par grant morrison, réunissant sept héros, don't zatanna, shining knight, klarion et guardian, qui affrontent chacun à leur manière les sheedas, de redoutables crétures ultradimensionnelles "
ce deuxième des quatre volumes consacrés à seveni soldiers rassemble 7 nouveaux épisodes écrits par grant morrison et dessinés par simone bianchi, cameron stewart, ryan sook et frazer irving.
en prime les couvertures originales et la biographie des auteurs.
B>Fan-favorites Superman and the Authority are brought together by comics superstars Grant Morrison and Mikel Janin!/b>br>br>Collecting Superman and the Authority #1-2.;
Seven nightmarish versions of Batman from seven dying alternate realities have been recruited by the dark god Barbatos to terrorize the World's Greatest Heroes in our universe. They threaten life across the Multiverse, and the Justice League may be powerless to stop them! Now in paperback! Dark Nights: Metal: Dark Knights Rising introduces: The Batman Who Laughs: a lunatic driven mad by his world's Joker. The Red Death: a thief who stole his reality's Speed Force power. The Drowned: a female, amphibious Batman. The Dawnbreaker: a twisted Green Lantern. The Murder Machine: a deranged, deadly cyborg. The Merciless: a warrior who wears the helmet of Ares. The Devastator: a part-human, part-Doomsday monster. Featuring stories from Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV, Peter J. Tomasi, Grant Morrison, Joshua Williamson, Ethan Van Sciver, Philip Tan, Tyler Kirkham, Francis Manapul, Riley Rossmo, Tony S. Daniel, Howard Porter, Doug Mahnke and many more! Collects the seven Dark Nights: Batman tie-in one-shots and Dark Knights Rising: The Wild Hunt #1.
From the award-winning team behind ALL-STAR SUPERMAN! Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely, the creative team of ALL-STAR SUPERMAN, reunite to tell the adventures of the all-new Batman and Robin. The Dark Knight has fallen, sacrificing himself in the Final Crisis to defeat the ultimate evil. Tim Drake has laid down the mantle of Robin to search the world for a sign that his mentor can be brought back from oblivion. Now theres a new Dynamic Duo in town. Dick Grayson, the original Robin, has taken up the cape and cowl of his former partner, and Damian Wayne, the assassin-raised son of Bruce Wayne, has become a deadly new Robin -- ready to fight crime by any means necessary. Together, this masked Odd Couple must stop a rising tide of villainy whose savagery and brutality are unlike anything Gotham City has ever seen. They must also overcome a lethal pair of rival vigilantes with ties to their own tragic pasts -- and stay away from each others throats long enough to succeed. This volume collects Batman & Robin #1-6.
The World Is Not What It Seems. Behind the curtain of everyday existence, a vast and unholy Conspiracy is at work, twisting and deforming reality to pave the way for colonization by hideous extradimensional powers. Facing this onslaught is a laughably small resistance movement scattered across space and time--a handful of subversives known as the Invisibles. This silent guerrilla war has raged for millennia, shaping the very fabric of the universe. But now the countdown to the final battle has begun, and soon everyone will have to make their choice: crushing, soul-rending conformity, or radical, anarchic freedom? Which side are you on? New York Times best-selling author Grant Morrison's groundbreaking saga of spiritual engineering and psycho-cognitive hacking is now available for the first time in four definitive trade paperback editions. This final volume collects The Invisibles Vol. 2 #14-22 and The Invisibles Vol. 3 #12-1, and features art by Chris Weston, Sean Phillips, Philip Bond and Frank Quitely.
In 1938 Action Comics number 1 introduced the world to Superman. In this book, the author draws on history, art, mythology, and his own journey to provide a true chronicle of the superhero.
LE DEUIL DE LA FAMILLE - 2E PARTIE ! Scott SNYDER, Greg CAPULLO et JOCK décrivent l'engrenage maléfique élaboré par le Joker ! Batgirl tente de sauver une personne proche des sbires du Clown du Crime ! Ann NOCENTI et Rafa SANDOVAL relatent sa confrontation avec Catwoman ! Jonathan LAYMAN, Jason FABOK et Andy CLARKE remettent sur le devant de la scène Poison Ivy et Gueule d'Argile ! Et Batman part à la recherche de Robin dans les égouts, par Peter TOMASI, Tomas GIORELLO et Patrick GLEASON ! (contient les épisodes US Batman #14 + Batgirl #14 + Catwoman #14 + Detective Comics #14 + Batman & Robin #14)
Critically acclaimed, best-selling writer Grant Morrison (All-Star Superman, Batman, Inc.) once again pushes the boundaries of the graphic novel page in his mind-bending new take on the most powerful woman in the DC Universe. With stunning art by Yanick Paquette (Swamp Thing), Wonder Woman: Earth One Vol. 1 is an easily accessible jumping on point for new readers.
Batman a déjà affronté Talia Al Ghul et son empire du crime à plusieurs reprises, mais leur lutte prend un tour bien plus personnel lorsqu'elle présente au héros le fils issu de leur union : Damian ! Malgré son jeune âge, il est déjà un assassin de renom et Tim Drake, alias Robin, ne tarde pas à en faire les frais ! Pour Batman, c'est le début d'une épopée qui va l'amener à revisiter toute son histoire et redécouvrir des alliés comme des ennemis passés.