List of Popular Transmetropolitan Graphic Novels

  List of Popular Transmetropolitan Graphic Novels

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Title: Transmetropolitan 1: Back on the Street

DC's new editions of TRANSMETROPOLITAN begin here, with this volume collecting issues #1-6 of the acclaimed Vertigo series from writer Warren Ellis and artist Darick Robertson! After years of selfimposed exile from a civilization rife with degradation and indecency, cynical journalist Spider Jerusalem is forced to return to a job he hates and a city he loathes. Working as an investigative reporter for the newspaper The Word, Spider attacks the injustices of his surreal 23rd century surroundings.

In this first volume, Spider ventures into the dangerous Angels 8 district, home of the Transients ó humans who have decided to become aliens through cosmetic surgery. But Spider's interview with the Transients' leader gets him a scoop he didn't bargain for. And don't miss Spider's first confrontation with the President of the United States . . . in a men's room.

Author(s): Warren Ellis
ISBN 13: 9781401220846
Pages: 144
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Title: Transmetropolitan 2: Lust for Life

Outlaw journalist Spider Jerusalem attacks the injustices of his surreal 21st Century through black humor as an investigative reporter for the newspaper The Word in this critically-acclaimed graphic novel series written by comics' superstar Warren Ellis, the co-creator of PLANETARY and THE AUTHORITY.

In this volume, Jerusalem targets three of society's most worshipped and warped pillars: politics, religion, and television. When Spider tries to shed light on the atrocities of these institutions, he finds himself fleeing a group of hitmen/kidnappers in possession of his ex-wife's frozen head, a distorted creature alleging to be his son, and a vicious talking police dog.

Author(s): Darick Robertson
ISBN 13: 9781401222611
Pages: 144
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Title: Transmetropolitan: Year of the Bastard

Investigative reporter Spider Jerusalem attacks the injustices of the 21st Century surroundings while working for the newspaper The Word in this critically-acclaimed graphic novel series written by comics superstar Warren Ellis, the co-creator of PLANETARY and THE AUTHORITY.

In this third volume, Spider Jerusalem begins to crumble under the pressure of sudden and unwanted fame. Having had enough of the warped 21st century Babylon that he lives in, Spider escapes into a world of bitterness and pills. As he stumbles through this haze of depression and drugs, he must find a way to cover the biggest story of the year, the presidential election. Armed with only his demented mind and dark sense of humor, Spider embarks on an adventure of political cynicism, horrific sex, and unwelcome celebrity which culminates in a shocking and ruinous ending.

Author(s): Warren Ellis
ISBN 13: 9781401223120
Pages: 144
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Title: Transmetropolitan 4: The New Scum

Investigative reporter Spider Jerusalem attacks the injustices of the 21st Century surroundings while working for the newspaper The Word in this critically-acclaimed graphic novel series written by comics superstar Warren Ellis, the co-creator of PLANETARY and THE AUTHORITY.

In this volume, two candidates are facing off in the presidential election, and in all the media only Spider Jerusalem seems to have the intestinal fortitude to hack his way through the campaign propaganda and find out the reality behind the spin.  But even if he manages to being the public the unvarnished truth, the question still remains: will they do the right thing once they have it?

Author(s): Warren Ellis
ISBN 13: 9781401224905
Pages: 160
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Title: Transmetropolitan 5: Lonely City

Author(s): Warren Ellis
ISBN 13: 9781401228194
Pages: 144
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Title: Transmetropolitan 7: Spiders Thrash

Author(s): Warren Ellis
ISBN 13: 9781401228156
Pages: 144
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Title: Transmetropolitan 8: Dirge

Investigative reporter Spider Jerusalem attacks the injustices of the 21st Century surroundings while working for the newspaper The Word in this critically-acclaimed graphic novel series written by comics superstar Warren Ellis, the co-creator of PLANETARY and THE AUTHORITY. In this eighth volume collecting issues #43-48 of the groundbreaking VERTIGO title, all hell breaks loose as a nameless sniper terrorizes the Print District and a raging superstorm clears the streets of The City.
Author(s): Warren Ellis
ISBN 13: 9781401229368
Pages: 144
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Title: Transmetropolitan Vol. 9: The Cure

The forces of darkness are closing in on outlaw journalist Spider Jerusalem and his merry, filthy band ó but now theyíve got their own rope around the neck of corrupt President Callahan, and itís time to start tightening the noose.

TRANSMETROPOLITAN: THE CURE is the ninth volume reprinting the acclaimed series written by Warren Ellis (PLANETARY, RED) with art by Darick Robertson (The Boys). Jerusalem and his cohorts step up their investigation into Callahanís misdeeds and turn up some startling evidence...not to mention a sole surviving witness to the Presidentís depravity. The problem, as always, will be getting the word out before the massive forces of the Executive Branch black out everything ó and everyone ó involved.

Author(s): Darrick Robertson
ISBN 13: 9781401230494
Pages: 144
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Title: Transmetropolitan: One More Time (New Edition)

The final volume in the saga of outlaw journalist Spider Jerusalem written by comics superstar Warren Ellis.

At last, itís the final showdown between Spider and the absolutely corrupt President of the United States in this new printing of the finale to the classic dystopian saga from Vertigo.

Author(s): Warren Ellis
ISBN 13: 9781401231248
Pages: 240
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Title: Tales of Human Waste

Author(s): Warren Ellis
ISBN 13: 9781401202446
Pages: 112
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