Publisher: Vertigo/DC Comics
Written by: Various
Art by: Various
Page Count: 80
U.S. Price: 7.99
On Sale Date: Oct 2 2013
Synopsis: The secret spell to controlling the universe is contained in this anthology! Also included are nine new supernatural tales by a coven of the best writers and artists VERTIGO could cram into 70 pages. Practice witchcraft with VERTIGO and destroy all men!
Our Thoughts: Vertigo Comics delivers a solid anthology with The Witching Hour #1. Nine tales of horror from various talent grace these pages.
The two stories that really standout in this issue are ‘Daniel’ by Steve Beach and ‘Mars to Stay’ by Brett Lewis and Cliff Chiang. In ‘Daniel’ a man meets three young witches who deliver a message from his past. In ‘Mars to Stay’ astronauts are stranded on Mars and turn against one another.
Fans of horror anthologies will want to pick up this new title from Vertigo. Look for The Witching Hour #1 in stores now.