DC Comics has officially announced “Before Watchmen,” the long-rumored prequel to the classic Watchmen by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons. The prequel will include seven miniseries:
Rorschach (4 issues )by Brian Azzarello & Lee Bermejo
Minutemen (6 issues) by Darwyn Cooke
Comedian (6 issues) by Brian Azzarello & J.G. Jones
Dr. Manhattan (4 issues) by J. Michael Straczynski & Adam Hughes
Nite Owl (4 issues) by J. Michael Straczynski & Andy and Joe Kubert
Ozymandias (6 issues) by Len Wein & Jae Lee
Silk Spectre (4 issues) by Darwyn Cooke & Amanda Conner
Each issue will also include a 2-page back-up story called Curse of the Crimson Corsair by Len Wein and John Higgins. Plus, there will be an epilogue issue.
For more on the project, check out this article in the Los Angeles Times.
What do you think? Are you excited for these upcoming miniseries?