One Perfect Panel: A Snapshot of the Past

One Perfect Panel is a recurring feature that identifies and examines noteworthy comic book panels, presenting them for your appreciation and discussion. Some of these panels will be epic in scale, while others will be quiet character beats, but all will be masterful in composition and impact.


From The Twilight Children #2
Art and lettering by Darwyn Cooke
Colors by Dave Stewart

iZombie - "Cape Town" Preview

"Scratch him and you will have hope of a cure..." The midseason finale of iZombie, "Cape Town," airs Tuesday, December 8, 2015 on The CW.

Soldier to Soldier: Jason Inman Interviews The Sheriff of Babylon's Tom King

THE SHERIFF OF BABYLON is a gripping, perception-shattering new Vertigo miniseries from writer Tom King (GRAYSON and OMEGA MEN) and artist Mitch Gerads. A crime tale set against the backdrop of the Iraq War, it tells a fictitious story that draws inspiration from the often surreal and frequently dangerous experiences of thousands of American veterans. It’s fiction that feels real, and for good reason. Tom King is a former CIA operations officer who served in Iraq, an experience that informed much of The Sheriff of Babylon.

DC All Access - Survivor's Club Finds Horror in Video Games

What happens after you survive a horror movie? In the new Vertigo series Survivors' Club, six men and women who survived terrifying events in their youth come together in the modern day to confront a monstrous new threat. In this DC All Access comics clip, Tiffany talks with writers and co-creators Lauren Beukes and Dale Halvorsen about their fearsome new series and why, in the world of Survivors' Club, nothing good can come from playing video games all day.

To read Survivors' Club digitally: https://www.readdcentertainment.com/Survivors-Club/comics-series/53775

Lauren and Dale discuss their favorite horror movies: http://www.vertigocomics.com/blog/2015/10/08/survivors-club-five-movies-to-set-the-mood

Artist Ryan Kelly introduces us to the Survivors' Club characters: http://www.vertigocomics.com/blog/2015/10/07/survivors-club-get-to-know-the-characters

The entire creative team reveals where they were in 1987: http://www.vertigocomics.com/blog/2015/10/06/survivors-club-where-were-you-in-87

DC All Access is your connection to all of the latest DC Comics news and announcements. Subscribe so you don't miss a segment, and be sure to visit DCComics.com for articles, features, character bios and more.

VERTIGO TO RELEASE PAUL DINI’S AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL GRAPHIC NOVEL ‘DARK NIGHT: A TRUE BATMAN STORY’

Today, DC Entertainment’s creator-driven imprint, Vertigo, announced Dark Night: A True Batman Story, from legendary writer Paul Dini (Batman: The Animated Series, Batman Beyond, Lost) set to release in June 2016. The story is a harrowing and eloquent autobiographical tale of Dini’s courageous struggle to overcome a truly desperate situation, with brilliant illustrations by Eduardo Risso (100 Bullets). 

iZombie - "The Hurt Stalker" Preview

"I'm just going to eat this brain for fun." Season 2, Episode 8 of iZombie, "The Hurt Stalker," airs on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 on The CW.

iZombie - "Abra Cadaver" Preview

"It will pass. She just needs to eat someone else's brain." Season 2, Episode 7 of iZombie, "Abra Cadaver," airs on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 on The CW.

DC All Access - Revisiting The Sandman

Anyone who believes that dreams are easily forgotten clearly hasn't read The Sandman, Neil Gaiman's exemplary modern fantasy that began in 1988 and went on to become one of the most acclaimed comics of the 1990s. Still highly readable, the series helped establish Vertigo as an imprint for sophisticated and cutting-edge comics while cementing Neil Gaiman as one of the greatest authors of the modern age. In this DC All Access comics clip, we look back at the series, breaking down the beloved storyline from the earliest volume to the most recent.

For Neil Gaiman's thoughts and recollections on each volume of The Sandman: http://www.vertigocomics.com/blog/2015/11/11/through-the-mists-neil-gaiman-revisits-the-sandman

To watch DCAA Live's complete Sandman panel discussion with Neil Gaiman: http://www.vertigocomics.com/videos/the-sandman-neil-gaiman-in-conversation-with-junot-diaz

To read The Sandman: Overture digitally: https://www.readdcentertainment.com/The-Sandman-Overture-2013/comics-series/11689

DC All Access is your connection to all of the latest DC Comics news and announcements. Subscribe so you don't miss a segment, and be sure to visit DCComics.com for articles, features, character bios and more.

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