DC Comics presents this special edition of the Watchmen graphic novel, complete with re-colored cover art by artist extraordinaire Dave Gibbons, and created especially for the international market. One of the most influential graphic novels of all time and a perennial bestseller, Watchmen has only grown in stature since its original publication. This volume features the high-quality, re-colored pages from Watchmen: The Absolute Edition, restored by WildStorm FX and original series colorist John Higgins. Written by Alan Moore, with art by Dave Gibbons. Fans and collectors alike will want this in their hands!
It all begins with the paranoid delusions of a half-insane hero called Rorschach. But is Rorschach really insane or has he in fact uncovered a plot to murder superheroes and, even worse, millions of innocent civilians? On the run from the law, Rorschach reunites with his former teammates in a desperate attempt to save the world and their lives, but what they uncover will shock them to their very core and change the face of the planet! Following two generations of masked superheroes from the close of World War II to the icy shadow of the Cold War, comes this groundbreaking comic story-- the story of the Watchmen! Written by Alan Moore; art by Dave Gibbons.