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Faker (2007) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Faker (2007) 1
    Published Sep 2007 by DC/Vertigo.

    Written by Mike Carey Art and cover by Jock. In the numbing cold of a Minnesota winter, Jessie Kidby and her freshman friends kick off their second semester with a wild party. But in the aftermath of the big blow-out, things start to go horribly wrong for all of them. Jessie is troubled by nasty memories she's been suppressing for years, while her best friend Nick Philo has become an un-person: Nobody outside their tight-knit little clique can remember seeing him before, and his records have been erased from the college's computers. At first, it doesn't seem like a big deal, but it becomes increasingly obvious that one of them is not what he appears to be. Chock full of ruthless characters with hidden agendas, FAKER takes place during freshman year in college; the ultimate time of reinvention, where, if you're up for it, you can lie, cheat and fake your way through almost anything. FAKER is by the Eisner-nominated team of Mike Carey (LUCIFER, CROSSING MIDNIGHT) and Jock (THE LOSERS). On sale July 5 ? 1 of 6 ? 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US ? MATURE READERS Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #2
    Faker (2007) 2
    Published Oct 2007 by DC/Vertigo.

    Written by Mike Carey Art and cover by Jock The 6-issue miniseries from Mike Carey and Jock intensifies. Freshman year of college is the ultimate time for reinvention - except when you can't physically justify why you even exist. This is the case for Nick Philo. And the only thing that reassures him that he's not going crazy is that his best friends - including the ruthless manipulator Jessie Kidby - seem to know him. Or do they? Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #3
    Faker (2007) 3
    Published Nov 2007 by DC/Vertigo.

    Written by Mike Carey Art and cover by Jock When the question is 'Why is my best friend melting?' the answer is bound to take you to some strange and unsettling places. Jessie and her friends search for the truth -about Nick and about themselves - in their own different ways. But someone already knows all the answers, and it may be someone much closer to home than they ever suspected. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #4
    Faker (2007) 4
    Published Dec 2007 by DC/Vertigo.

    Written by Mike Carey Art and cover by Jock Jessie and her roommates encounter some people who are a little too interested in Nick and the secrets he might be hiding - people who are prepared to get answers with a scalpel. But Jessie is every bit as intent on finding out the truth - and for the ultimate faker, love and intimacy are just weapons in the armory... Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #5
    Faker (2007) 5
    Published Jan 2008 by DC/Vertigo.

    Written by Mike Carey Art and cover by Jock Consuming a spectacular overdose of the drug Angel's Kiss, Jessie comes face-to-face with the parts of her past she's tried hardest to forget. But with Nick alive and conscious on the dissecting slab, she's picked the worst possible time to meet her inner child. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #6
    Faker (2007) 6
    Published Feb 2008 by DC/Vertigo.

    Written by Mike Carey Art and cover by Jock Trying to find their way back to civilization, Jessie and her friends are pursued through the freezing Minnesota wilds towards a final confrontation with their tormentors -not to mention themselves. All they want is their old college lives back - but as Nick comes face to face with his true nature, and Jessie with her ruthless past, that's the one thing that isn't on the table. Don't miss the riveting conclusion to this miniseries! Cover price $2.99.