John Watkiss is a popular illustrator with an extensive artistic career that has taken him from the field of advertising to the world of graphic novels and movies. Watkiss has worked for world-famous companies including Saatchi & Saatchi, Ridley Scott Associates, Francis Ford Coppola, Dreamworks, Twentieth Century Fox and Disney. He is best known for his comic work as artist on projects for Vertigo including SANDMAN MYSTERY THEATRE, TRIGGER and DEADMAN.
THE SANDMAN BOOK THREECenturies ago, one of the Endless gave up his duties and left his realm, never to be seen again. Now on a mission to find their missing sibling, Delirium and Dream encounter immortal humans and various deities as they try to locate the prodigal Destruction. But as their adventure draws Dream into a final, tragic confrontation with his son Orpheus, the eternal being learns the true meaning of fate and consequences. Neil Gaiman’s epic continues in The Sandman Book Three, collecting issues #38-56 and a story from Vertigo Preview #1.
SANDMAN MYSTERY THEATRE BOOK ONE
In these noir tales from SANDMAN MYSTERY THEATRE #1-12, millionaire Wesley Dodds becomes the Sandman to fight injustice in 1930s New York City, going after kidnappers, blackmailers...
HUMAN TARGET #14
The new Messiah has arrived, and he's dressed like a pop star. But does the teenaged Paul James really believe he's actually the Second Coming? Chance learns how the new century has brought a new spin to religious cults - as well as how hazardous impersonating a holy figure may be to your health...
HUMAN TARGET #16
The conclusion of "The Second Coming." Slipping dangerously deeper into the identity of Paul James — the supposed New Messiah — Chance promises to raise the dead before a TV audience. But with a vengeful father and church elders scheming in the shadows, will people be witnessing a miracle or a martyrdom?
THE SANDMAN: THE DELUXE EDITION BOOK FOUROne of the most popular and critically acclaimed graphic novels of all time, Neil Gaiman’s award-winning masterpiece The Sandman set the standard for mature, lyrical fantasy in the modern comics era. This penultimate volume collects The Sandman #51-69 and a story from Vertigo Jam #1.
HUMAN TARGET #13
The conclusion to the 2-part "Crossing the Border." The mystery surrounding Mary White sends Chance across the Mexican desert to encounter some harrowing discoveries regarding the U.S. sex trade. And in L.A., Mary must beguile a bloodthirsty crimelord...or face lethal consequences.
HUMAN TARGET #15
Part 2 of the 3-part "The Second Coming." The Church of the Second Coming is more than just a religion, it's a pop culture phenomenon. But what happens when the man Chance is impersonating actually believes he's the new messiah, with the power to heal the sick and raise the dead?
HUMAN TARGET #17
Featuring guest art by Cameron Stewart (SEAGUY)! If anyone from Maggie Stains's past recognizes her, she'll be dead on sight — unless Christopher Chance can help her become someone else. But what happens when a man who can barely recall his identity creates someone else's — especially a woman's?