Deadenders TPB (2012 DC/Vertigo) comic books
1st printing. Collects Deadenders (2000) #1-16 and a story from Vertigo Winter's Edge (1998) #3. Written by Ed Brubaker. Art by Warren Pleece and Richard Case. In this stylish science fiction epic from award-winning writer Ed Brubaker, a drug-dealing car thief must discover the secret behind his visions to save the world. Twenty years after the devastating Cataclysm, society has been separated into sectors in which the rich are able to enjoy machine-generated weather and sunlight while the poor are forced to live an eternally dank and dark existence. Banished to the dismal Sector 5, the angst-ridden Beezer discovers that the corrupt city police are hunting him because of his experiential visions of a pre-apocalyptic world. Now Earth's reluctant savior must learn his true origin and the meaning of his visions before he is captured and killed. Softcover, 392 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $29.99.