A New York Times Best Seller! The controversial, long-awaited
prequels to the best-selling graphic novel of all-time are finally here:
Before Watchmen! For over twenty years, the back stories of the now
iconic characters from Alan Moore and Dave Gibbon's landmark graphic novel have
remained a mystery - until now!
The critically acclaimed and Eisner Award-winning creator of DC: The New
Frontier, Darwyn Cooke, lends his talents to Minutemen. As the
predecessor to the Watchmen, the Minutemen were assembled to fight against a
world that have more and more rapidly begun to spin out of control. Can these
heroes from completely different backgrounds and with completely different
attitudes on crime come together? Or will they fall apart before they begin?
Silk Spectre takes an introspective look at the Watchmen feature
player's struggles with her overbearing superhero mother and her scattered path
toward taking the mantle of the Silk Spectre. With gorgeous art by co-writer and
illustrator Amanda Conner (Power Girl, The Pro), Silk
Spectre takes a very different perspective at the world of Before
Collects Before Watchmen: Minutemen #1-6 and Before Watchmen:
Silk Spectre #1-4.