HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE – ABSOLUTE DC: NEW FRONTIER

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE – ABSOLUTE DC: NEW FRONTIER

By DCE Editorial Thursday, December 15th, 2011
Written and illustrated by Eisner Award-winner Darwyn Cooke, NEW FRONTIER is a story that has become a modern classic, in addition to featuring fantastic art and design elements. Odds are that any comic book lover is already well familiar with Cooke’s iconic retelling of the dawn of the Silver Age, but ABSOLUTE DC: NEW FRONTIER uniquely expands the experience via a gorgeous, oversized hardcover format. It’s a perfect holiday gift for any fan, and an ideal way to revisit a modern masterpiece. ABSOLUTE DC: NEW FRONTIER explores the landmark story by way of comprehensive annotations and notes, exploring the creative process behind bringing the fantastic NEW FRONTIER to life. Including the references, influences and inspirations that led to Cooke’s iconic work, the Absolute edition also includes design notes, unpublished sequences and characters sketches – along with a look at some of the ways that NEW FRONTIER has since become embedded in popular culture. So return to a time of heroes – and re-experience Cooke’s fantastic narrative from a new perspective.